Quinn: Capital project to create Ill. jobs

September 24, 2010 3:41:09 PM PDT
Gov. Pat Quinn announced a capital project Thursday that he says will improve infrastructure across Illinois and create jobs.One hundred million dollars will be distributed statewide. The money will come from the Illinois capital plan and the fuel tax.

The Chicago area will receive $59 million of that money to be used for several projects, including street, bridge, storm sewer and sidewalk maintenance.