Illinois Replacing Water System At Quincy Veterans’ Home

(Quincy, IL) — The state is finally moving to replace the water system at the Quincy veterans’ home, months after a Legionnaire’s outbreak that lead to 12 deaths. The Department of Veterans’ Affairs is moving ahead with the four-point-eight-million-dollar project. The 129-year-old building was scrubbed after the outbreak over the summer. The replacement work should wrap up in April.