Northwest Illinois water tower to get golf ball paint job

July 4, 2013 4:18:11 PM PDT
A team of painters is working to transform a water tower in northwest Illinois.

"We want to make sure that all of our veterans, all of our service members, when they come home, we treat them properly," said Quinn.

One measure lets veterans bypass a commercial driver's license skill test if they have experience driving military vehicles.

Another will let some veterans join the Illinois State Police even if they do not have a college degree.