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Energy costs for City owned properties are a consistent budget concern for every city and the City of Kewanee is no different. That is what is driving Mayor Gary Moore to explore options for how the City of Kewanee can save on energy. One option the Mayor promised to explore when he was candidate Gary Moore was solar energy and at Monday night's Kewanee City Council Meeting the Mayor stated that he was making progress in exploring options for solar energy. We spoke to the Mayor on WKEI on Tuesday and talked about solar energy and saving the City of Kewanee money on energy costs...

The Mayor is looking at many solar options and has received help from Kevin Yepsen, President and Chairman of the Board of Galva Investment Inc, the holding company of Community State Bank, who has taken a keen interest in bringing solar energy interests to Henry County...

You can hear the entirety of our conversation with Kewanee Mayor Gary Moore in our People to People Podcast linked here. Stream or download our People to People interviews and subscribe to the page so you know when new episodes are posted.