McHenry County Blog filed a Freedom of Information request of documents relating to Christmas parties paid by Nunda Township taxpayers back to 2012.
The response found the Nunda Township Road District and Town Fund hosted holiday parties and charged them to the taxpayer.
In 2012, the Assessor’s Office held a party at Crystal Lake’s Jamison’s Charhouse.
Then Assessor Dennis Jqgla spent $268.21 on it.
In 2013, Road Commissioner Mike Lesperance celebrated the holiday season at 3D Bowl/Sideouts Bar & Eatery in Island Lake.
The bill was $1,039.25
In 2014, the festivities of Road Commissioner Lesperance were held at the Twin Oaks Country Inn in Wilmot, Wisconsin.
The cost was $602.10.
In 2015, Assessor Jagle took staff members to Jamison’s again.
The cost was $295.01.
2016 again saw the Assessor’s Office party at Jamison’s.
The cost was $159.48.
There is also a charge of $100 from the Route 14 Japanese restaurant Kyoto’s on December 21, but from the documents provided, I cannot determine the year or the office.
In 2016, the Highway Department celebration was at the Village Squire.
$1,207.44, plus a $270 tip, was spent there, plus apparently a $222.23 at Riverside Chocolate.
On December 18, 2017, the Nunda Township Christmas Party was held at the Crystal Lake Rib House.
The cost was $2,017.30.