“I do not believe one can settle how much we ought to give. I am afraid the only safe rule is to give more than we can spare.” – C.S. Lewis
The Illinois Truck Enforcement Association is taking a pro-active role to market and publicize charity and benevolent fundraising events sponsored by member employers, co-workers, or associations. The economic climate of our nation has brought on a spirit of fraternal and cooperative sharing to address the financial needs of those less fortunate. Traditional fundraising events usually do not have the resources to launch cost-effective internet advertising without taking from the funds meant to help the ones in need. Please browse through the fundraising events listed below and see if you can help somewhere. If you are interested in having your event promoted on the ITEA website, please read our policy statement and contact us by clicking HERE.
In Illinois, some police officers specialize in truck enforcement full time or within a dedicated traffic unit, but not all. Rookie police officers fresh out of the academy can enforce truck laws without any training. A police chief who has been off the street for 15 years can enforce truck laws without any training. Most police officers go through a 40-hour training class on size and weight to learn the trade before writing tickets, but there is no requirement! Any police