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Center for Governmental Studies
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115




2023 - May/June

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Table of Contents

Article Page
Director's Column  3
General Counsel's Column 4
Something to Think About: Local Government Lawyers Working the Edges 6
Zoning Regulations Relating to Signs and the First Amendment – A Review of Geft Outdoor, Llc v. Monroe County, Indiana and Monroe County Board of Zoning Appeals (7th Cir. 2023) 7
De-Stressing the Municipal Legal Department 10
Save the Dates - Mark Your Calendar! 11
Committee Updates 12
ILGL FOIA and OMA Interest Group Summary of May 17, 2023 Meeting 14
Welcome New ILGL Members 17
A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words—But Google Images Are Not Words That Constitute “Actual Or Constructive Notice” 18
ILGL Announces 7th Annual Writing Competitions 20
ILGL Wants You! 22
There’s Strength in Numbers: Recruit a New Member! 22
  • Illinois Local Government Lawyers Association
    Alli Hoebing, Executive Director, Center for Governmental Studies
    148 North 3rd Street
    Northern Illinois University
    DeKalb, IL 60115
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