By: Diane Benjamin
The chart below is from the documents the Normal Town Council used for the Budget Session held on January 16, 2020. Normal 1-16-2020 budget session
PDF page 70:
Town staff already decided
you have to pay more!
Note: I haven’t heard anything about the Social Security rate going up, the only way they plan to pay more is because they plan to hire more employees.
The other increases are directly tied to pension funding. Why isn’t the Town demanding pension reform? For the same reason Bloomington isn’t demanding pension reform. They know where to get more money – YOU.
See PDF page 72:
The only way to change the trajectory of your property taxes is to change the Council. It takes electing 4 people with Common Sense. Right now you have one, sometimes two.
Who is going to step up and run? Help is available! Next election is early in 2021.