The actual budget is a little less this year, but it’s still $169,000,000!
The population was estimated at 76,610 in 2011.
That’s $2,206 spent by the City for every Man, Woman, and Child. For a family of 4, that’s $8,824.
Roads are crumbling, pensions aren’t funded, and massive bond payments start in 2018.(http://blnnews.com/2013/02/01/bloomington-finances-2/)
Think you should get off your couch and start participating in local politics?