Gov. Pritzker in Cairo, Ill. for inland port project announcement
CAIRO, Ill. (KFVS) - Governor JB Pritzker was in Cairo on Thursday, August 5.
He made a stop at Fort Defiance at 12:15 p.m.
The governor announced the next step toward creating a new river port.
The labor contracts were signed for contractors who will build the port.
Earlier on Thursday, Pritzker was scheduled to sign a bill which will remove financial barriers to hygiene products for women and girls.
More details on this legislation is expected to be released later.
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