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University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties

Macon County
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
Email: uie-dmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

DeWitt County
8425 Katie Road
Clinton, IL 61727
Phone: 217-935-5764
FAX: 217-935-8932
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Piatt County
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: 217-762-2191
FAX: 217-762-2703
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Consumer Economics

Consumer Economics

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    Almost every day we make decisions about using and disposing of unwanted medicines and personal care products. What we decide impacts the amount of chemicals that will end up in our rivers, lakes and drinking water. How to Dispose of Unwanted Medicine and Personal Care Products -- that addresses where and how to dispose of these products.
  • Healthy Indoor Air
    The Healthy Indoor Air web site will help you identify and prevent air quality problems and will give you the necessary solutions.
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    This website includes information for community residents and governments on water quality, land use, government finance, meeting management, and more.

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  • Family Financial Feuds podcast
    Family Financial Feud is a podcast recorded by the Consumer Economics Team from the University of Illinois Extension. Current podcasters include: Sasha Grabenstetter, Kathy Sweedler, and Camaya Wallace-Bechard. Family Finacial Feuds covers financial topics you may have disagreements within your family, whether that's credit scores, money personalities or setting goals. We cover timely topics to help you discuss your own stance on your family financial feud.

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