Bloomington: You did this to yourself

By: Diane Benjamin The radicals are back demanding a Welcoming City Ordinance. Public comment was filled with people who think ICE needs permanently banned from doing their job in Bloomington. They held a mini-rally outside City Hall featuring a Chicago professor, your two radical aldermen, and Ward 5 Candidate Patrick Lawler. Since they all think […]

Hershey Rd-Your money wasted

By:  Diane Benjamin Thank Alderman Joni Painter and Mayor Tari Renner for the 30 MPH speed limit.  The citizens of Bloomington paid for TWO studies of Hershey Road and BOTH were ignored. The speed limit was lowered to 30 because of 100 signatures on a petition.  The petition to change it back now has close […]

Ward 9 candidate Press Release:

Ward 9 is currently represented by Jim Fruin who is not running for reelection PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release January 31, 2017 CONTACT: Sheheryar Muftee 309.807.5290 mufteeforcitycouncil@gmail.com http://facebook.com/mufteeforc itycouncil BLOOMINGTON, IL – Sheheryar Muftee, a candidate for Bloomington City Council – Ward 9, announces an opportunity for citizens to interact with the candidate.  “In response […]

More from last night

By:  Diane Benjamin Joni Painter proved she isn’t fit to serve on the Council.  During alderman comments she read a statement about changing the speed limits on Hershey Road.  Hit play below.  Painter said she started talking about the speed issue in May 2014.  It took her almost three years to get a Council vote […]