Repairs completed at the Illinois State FairgroundsApril 29, 2008,
by Timothy M. Jones, for the ISOBA
Springfield, IL — B&B Electric of Springfield has completed repairs to the electrical supply and distribution system for the Illinois State Fairgrounds.
Other than clean up work, repairs were finished three weeks prior to contract deadline.
The Illinois Standardbred Owners & Breeders Association office on the backstretch has reopened, and is tentatively scheduling qualifiers each Saturday morning in May.
For more information, please contact ISOBA Executive Secretary John Cisna by phone at (217) 522-8781, fax (217) 522-4201, or visit www.ISOBA.net.
- Illinois Horse Fair is cancelled (Friday, February 22, 2008)
The 2008 Illinois Horse Fair scheduled for February 29-March 2 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill., has been cancelled.
- No electricity? — No problem! (Monday, March 31, 2008)
Horsemen who stable on The Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield have had a bit of a challenge this winter.
- ISOBA office is temporarily closed (Thursday, April 17, 2008)
The ISOBA office on the backstretch of the Illinois State Fairgrounds is temporarily closed because of a lack of power from the electrical construction taking place there.