is a new addition at Lincoln City Hall this week,
albeit temporary. This electric car charger is
on loan to the city from Eaton Corp where they are
On Tuesday an
electric vehicle road trip being sponsored by the
Illinois Green Economy Network will stop in Lincoln
as well as Atlanta.
Mayor Keith Snyder
will offer a few words on Tuesday at 11:30.
The participants of the road tour will then move on
to Atlanta where at 12:15 Atlanta Mayor Fred Finchum
will also welcome the tour to Logan County.
When the group moves
on, their next stop is planned for Bloomington.
The city of Lincoln
does not currently have a public charging location,
but there is one established at Graue Chevrolet for
electric cars that pass through the area.
Learn more about the
road trip in the story below.
Photo by Nila Smith
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