This past November’s election saw a question on the McHenry County ballot to establish a 377 Board, complete with taxing authority.
The proceeds would have gone to agencies caring for the Developmentally Disabled.
It was defeated
The arguments for passage are found here.
No where do I see the cost, but it is 10 cents per $100 of assessed valuation. $55 per year on a $200,000 home, the Daily Herald estimates.
That would fund about 400 new jobs at not-for-profit agencies, the article says.
Because it is not in McHenry County, I won’t be covering it, but I thought folks south of the border should be alerted.