Bloomington Monday 8-26

By:  Diane Benjamin Bills and Payroll: Indoctrination camps, the Illinois Municipal League represents cities, not taxpayers: The Coliseum continues to bleed taxpayers: This is year THREE for the Small Business Development Center.  Is anybody asking what has been developed? Option 1 (50/50 split): That the Resolution approving the Small Business Development Center funding […]

Everybody travels – Bloomington

By:  Diane Benjamin Bill and Payroll for 10-18-2018 Since the auditing bill is being approved, the financial statements are done.  Of course, they aren’t being released yet.   Coliseum continues to bleed taxpayers: More PCard fraud-should be easy to see where it happened: TRAVEL: ICMA (City Manager) $866.04 +685.00 and $777.61 last month = total […]

International Infamy: Bloomington

By:  Diane Benjamin I been on the ICMA email list for years.  ICMA is INTERNATIONAL CITY/COUNTY MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION.  This is the place for managers who think government solves problems.  All it takes is money, of course yours. The daily email is a summary of what government is up to, mostly around the country, but also internationally.  […]

$$$$ Saved, doubtful

Correction:  Karen Schmidt did report that Diana Hauman was sick By:  Diane Benjamin Alderman Hauman and Mayor Renner were both absent last night.  Not a word was spoken about either.  That means 20% of the people you elected were missing.  Progressives evidently don’t think they have any responsibility to citizens.  Of course watching them in […]

Coliseum keeps bleeding

By:  Diane Benjamin From Bills and Payroll for approval Monday night:  11-14-2016-bills There are other tiny payments I didn’t include.  Below are the bills just since the last Council meeting – total $85,516.23 Other spending: Finally paid for 807 N Main, the purpose of the purchase is still a secret.  Of course they have a […]