ROCKFORD – Winnebago County Board Chairman Frank Haney talked stopped by the This Week in Rockford studios to talk to Jeff Orduno about the county’s new leadership team, strategies for stemming crime, modernizing the county’s policies, and the principles of accountability, collaboration, and transparency.
Frank Gambino, candidate for Rockford City Council, discussed his ideas to streamline business, land-use, and construction application processes in Rockford, current issues in the First Ward, and how he would compare with incumbent Tim Durkee on various policy issues and responsiveness.
Caleb and Jim joined Jeff to chat with Dan Petrie of the Fatherhood Encouragement Project and Motherhood Encouragement Project. Dan plugged his upcoming collaboration between the Projects and the Rockford Housing Authority. The book, “The Power of You Are,” will be released Feb. 23, on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. That same evening, Dan and his partner agencies will be hosting the Fatherhood Awards Banquet at Giovanni’s.
The episode was sponsored by Downtown Barbers Shave Club. They bring back the art of the shave and cut.