Begging for more taxes!

By:  Diane Benjamin The Pantagraph filed this report from a meeting held last night between Parks officials and the public. http://www.pantagraph.com/news/local/bloomington-residents-urge-city-to-develop-parks/article_1a548766-9440-56e6-8d33-ddbe9d47f045.html First a quote from the article: Evidently Master Plans are only non-binding when they are created.  Once approved they are thrown in the face of citizens who object. Think Bike Lanes and Complete Streets. […]

Normal IS California

By:  Diane Benjamin Every dime that Normal spends comes from somebody’s pocket.  Taxes and fees have been constantly raised on the citizens of Normal because your government needs more money.  State and Federal grants have been used to fund parts of Uptown – all TAX money from other people. When they build in Uptown they […]