By: Diane Benjamin
Attn: Bloomington Budget Task Force, McLean County Board, and Normal City Council
Illinois has the second highest property tax bills in the country! https://www.illinoispolicy.org/illinois-homeowners-pay-the-second-highest-property-taxes-in-the-u-s/
People are leaving both Bloomington and Normal: https://d2dv7hze646xr.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Population_Change_JobsGrowth.png
Just because you have some project you want to do doesn’t mean you can raise taxes to do it.,
If it’s that important – cut something else to pay for it.
We’ve had enough. Many more will leave if taxes are raised again!
You are NOT entitled to our wallets.