By: Diane Benjamin
From Bills and Payroll for Monday night: http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=14312
Nothing is on the City Calendar for 6/23/17, was this a private party?
Your money was given to 2 non-profits! How were these picked while many others got nothing? Are they worthy causes? Probably, but is it government’s job to steal your money and give it away to their choices? How is this not buying votes? How is funding non-profits government’s job?
The City of Bloomington collects the Food and Beverage Tax and then gives Normal their share.
This is the amount paid in July 2016: SOURCE
This is the amount paid in July 2017:
People like to eat out! The June 2016 & 2017 payments were similar.