Kane County voters will see the following question on the ballot in March:
Shall Kane County levy an annual tax not to exceed 0.1% upon the equalized assessed value of all taxable property in the county for the purposes of providing facilities or services for the benefit of its residents who are intellectually disabled or under a developmental disability and who are not eligible to participate in any program provided under Article 14 of the School Code, 105 ILCS 5/14-1.01 et seq., including contracting for those facilities or services with any privately or publicly operated entity that provides those facilities or services either in or out of the county?
The agencies who would benefit from the new largess, plus their clients, will be mounting a spirited campaign.
Now, Jim Tobin’s Taxpayers United of America has released a flyer opponents can distribute. You can see it below: