Abundance of governments is one driver of collar county property taxes

Abundance of governments is one driver of collar county property taxes Consolidating governments in the collar counties could help lower residents’ high property taxes. Consolidating governments in the collar counties could help lower residents’ high property taxes. Illinois’ nearly 7,000 units of government, the most of any state in the country, can be expensive for …

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Bill would halt taxpayer-funded abortion

Bill would halt taxpayer-funded abortion By Cole Lauterbach | Illinois News Network Illinois state Rep. Peter Breen speaks on the House floor on May 24, 2017. File image courtesy of BlueRoomStream ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK A bill has been filed that would remove the taxpayer funding of elective abortions that was included in a controversial measure …

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Steve Balich Will County board questions the need for Building permits for maintenance items

  Discussion on Building code begins at 39:56 Seconds Some building permits questioned in Will County Susan DeMar LaffertyContact ReporterDaily Southtown Will County homeowners who need to replace a door, window, siding or roof are required to get a building permit, but county board member Steve Balich, R-Homer Township, wants to change that. Most people …

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