Today is February 27, 2015

Oppose LGDF Reductions
Published from Legislative on Wednesday February 25, 2015
Governor Rauner has proposed a 50% reduction in the municipal share of the state income tax (LGDF). Use this link to contact state officials to protect these funds. More

Statement from Executive Director Brad Cole on Governor's Budget Proposal
Published on Wednesday February 18, 2015
Executive Director Cole released a brief statement before the start of Governor Bruce Rauner's budget address. This statement highlights the need for IML to work with the Governor and General Assembly in developing the next state budget. More

Memo to the Illinois Municipal League Membership
Published on Wednesday February 18, 2015
On February 10 we delivered a letter to Governor Rauner regarding the preservation of the local share of state income tax. As we await additional information from the Governor we thought this would be of interest to you. We are also communicating with all members of the General Assembly on this same topic. More

Daily Herald: Rauner Exploring Ways to Consolidate Local Governments
Published from Legislative on Friday February 13, 2015
Governor Rauner signed an executive order Friday creating a Local Government and Unfunded Mandate Task Force that will be headed by Lt. Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti. The panel will be charged with finding efficiencies and encouraging streamlining of local government functions. More

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