By: Diane Benjamin
All of this information was obtained by FOIA.
This spreadsheet was included in the information I received about the Lake Bloomington Fire. It won’t be easy to read unless you print it: Copy of Property Values for updating 2019 – FILE G_Complete
Here are some excerpts, imagine how much money would be available for essential services if Quality of Life wasn’t more important.
The never used fire station:
Did you know Bloomington owns this:
Remember the never used water tower? I don’t know if “old” reflects that one or not – it has to be part of this:
The City borrowed money from the IEPA to build it – see this story for more: https://blnnews.com/2016/04/05/that-un-used-water-tower/
The garage they want to tear down is valued at almost $15,000,000