By: Diane Benjamin Planning Commission: https://www.cityblm.org/government/advanced-components/documents/-folder-1682 According to the website, the Planning commission met on: December 11, 2019 November 13, 2019 October 9, 2019 One member missed all three meetings: Eric Penn Two members missed two out three: Kevin Suess and Megan McCann More meetings: September 11, 2019 – Joint meeting with the Zoning Board […]
By: Diane Benjamin No bills were approved at the last council meeting since it was held off-schedule for the holidays. Monday night $14,244,476.43 is up for approval. https://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=23691 As always, there was extensive travel. A lot of it is in the PCard spending, see PDF page 271 and following. 2020 starts where previous years […]
Caption this: Downtown Bloomington yesterday in front of the vacant Commerce Bank.
By: Diane Benjamin See this story first: https://blnnews.com/2020/01/09/fake-republican-dan-brady/ Billie voted NO on 2 of the 3 bills. He voted Yes on the BIG one! Thank Billie when you fill up your gas tank. Thank Billie when your plate sticker costs $50 bucks more this year. Remember just a few years ago when it was $48? […]
By: Diane Benjamin 43 Illinois House members claim to be Republican. http://www.ilhousegop.org/members Obviously few Illinois Republicans are also Conservative. The votes below prove why the Republicans are in the minority in Illinois and probably always will be. Many Republicans voted with Democrats to steal more money from you. Living within your means and pensions reform […]
By: Diane Benjamin Yesterday I received one more document from Unit 5. This one calls the program Standards Based Learning and Grading. PDF page 5 shows the courses for implementation. SBG Task Force 2019-2020 I have to refrain from commenting on the content, I’d rather hear from parents and teachers. Please let me know […]