The Illinois State Toll Highway Authority last week picked Kristi Lafleur, a close aide of Gov. Pat Quinn, to become its new executive director.

Lafleur, who was deputy chief of staff for economic development and recovery, was among four candidates under consideration for the post. She replaces acting director Michael King.

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