“Chaos” in Algonquin Township?

Reprinted from Illinois Leaks with permission: with its permission: Algonquin Township – Chaos – Part 1 BY JMKRAFT ON FEBRUARY 20, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) Algonquin Township, IL. (ECWd) –Some say there is “chaos” in Algonquin Township.For those that are not familiar with … Continue reading

Diane Evertsen Reaction to Tina Hill-John Jung Solicitation

The following email was sent by McHenry County Republican Party Chairman Diane Evertsen: It appears we have committeemen who have taken it upon themselves to author an email relative to the wrangling in Algonquin Township. I say “It appears” because … Continue reading

More Analysis of Anna Miller’s Algonquin Township Time Cards Points to Payroll Padding

The following was published on Illinois Leaks and is republished here with permission: Algonquin Township Road District – Time Card Tuesday #3 – BY KIRK ALLEN ON FEBRUARY 19, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) – Time Card Tuesday brought to you … Continue reading

A Township Where Someone Cares About Falsified Time Cards

From Illinois Leaks, republished with permission: Plainfield Township – Time Card Thursday, Algonquin Township is not alone BY KIRK ALLEN ON FEBRUARY 14, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) Will Co. (ECWd) –Our work of exposing local government malfeasance has many facets.  While any particular … Continue reading

Andres Gasser Under Media and Township Board Attack

If Andrew Gasser had been a gladiator in a Roman arena, last night he probably would have lost his head. (Can you tell I’ve been watching the Smithsonian TV series on the eight days that changed Rome?  One episode explained … Continue reading

More Time Card Analysis for Anna May Miller

From Illinois Leaks, republished with permission: Algonquin Township Road District – Time Card Tuesday #2 – BY KIRK ALLEN ON FEBRUARY 12, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –It’s time for Time Card Tuesday once again.  This article will begin with the … Continue reading

Algonquin Township Appointing New Attorney

According to the Algonquin Township Board agenda for Wednesday night, an “appointment of outside counsel” will be considered. In addition, there are four transfers of from one line item to another in the Road District budget: $43,000 to the Maintenance … Continue reading

More Anna May Miler Time Card Analysis – April 2017

I found it revealing that Northwest Herald Editor Joe Styf recently wrote the following in a column entitled, “Styf: Our reporters try to be experts on everything;” Some days we’re trying to be experts on plowing. Others, school finance. Some … Continue reading

Illinois Leaks Dissection of Anna May Millers’ Time Sheets Continues

Reprinted from Illinois Leaks with permission: Algonquin Township Road District – Anna May Miller – time for no time recorded..and then some BY KIRK ALLEN ON FEBRUARY 3, 2019 • ( 2 COMMENTS ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –Recent exposure of Anna May Miller’s political work from public … Continue reading

Evidence Points to Anna May Miller’s Political Work While on the Algonquin Township Road District Payroll

The following article found on Illinois Leaks is published with permission.  It is apparently from a hard drive found not previously known. Algonquin Township Road District – Anna May Miller -political work….from work BY KIRK ALLEN ON FEBRUARY 2, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) … Continue reading

Algonquin Township Legal Bills

In this article, republished with permission, Illinois Leaks looks at Algonquin Township legal bills: Algonquin Township & Road District – Legal Bills BY KIRK ALLEN ON JANUARY 31, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –Legal bills in the Township of Algonquin and … Continue reading

Anna May Miller October, 2016, Time Sheet

From Illinois Leaks republished with permission: Algonquin Township Road District Time Card – Fuzzy math? BY KIRK ALLEN ON JANUARY 30, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –Basic Math – 1+1=2, 1+2=3, 1+3=4, etc. According to the policy manual, the following apply to pay: … Continue reading

LITH Man Tells of Being Left Out of Mosquito Contral

From James Wilson, an unincorporated Lake in the Hills resident: So it is very interesting to me that mosquito spraying has come up. I live in LITH section 12B unincorporated with non-dedicated roads, Crystal Creek surrounding the neighborhood on one … Continue reading

Illinois Leaks Continues Looking at Payroll Data under Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller

Reprinted from Illinois Leaks with permission: Algonquin Township – Anna May Miller and travel gate BY KIRK ALLEN ON JANUARY 28, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –Over fifty Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to Algonquin Township & Road District from the … Continue reading

When an Attorney Contradicts Himself

From Illinois Leaks, reprinted with permission: Algonquin Township Attorney James Kelly put on notice – Sanctions to be sought BY KIRK ALLEN ON JANUARY 25, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) – Paper trails are like bread crumbs and, while the birds … Continue reading

Minutes of the Secret Meeting of Algonquin Township Board Discuss Tax Protest Settlement

Algonquin’s Township Clerk Karen Lukasik hasn’t bothered to post the minutes released by the Board at its Friday, January 25, 2019, Special Meeting, but you can see them below: Here is a version easier to read: EXECUTIVE SESSION MEETING MINUTES-BOARD … Continue reading

Dillon’s Rule Would Seem to Preclude Township Mosquito Abatement

Even since I learned that the Algonquin Township Road District provides mosquito spraying in unincorporated areas, but not in my incorporated neighborhood, I have wondered how such discrimination is justified. I have been told that the service which my neighborhood … Continue reading

Phone Activity of Bob Miller after GOP Primary Defeat by Andrew Gasser for Algonquin Township Road District

Reprinted with permission from Illinois Leaks: Algonquin Township Road District – Bob Miller – Phone Gate BY KIRK ALLEN ON JANUARY 23, 2019 • ( 1 COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –It appears from the records, the former Algonquin Township Road District Highway Commissioner Bob Miller … Continue reading

The Local 150 v. Algonquin Township Road District Decision in Which Andrew Gasser Was Not Held in Contempt of Court

I read the 160-pqge transcript in the following https://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/2019/01/algonquin-township-road-district-vs-union-150-court-transcript-the-truth/ and wondered what the court order said. You can read it below: To me, the transcript began to get interesting d end the proceedingsfirst at page 122, when Andrew Gasser attorney … Continue reading

Algonquin Township Attorney Jim Kelly Hauls in $180,747.85 in Legal Fees

Reprinted with Permission: Algonquin Township – Attorney James Kelly – $180,747.85 in legal bills and counting BY KIRK ALLEN ON JANUARY 18, 2019 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –While much attention has been devoted by the local media to the legal bills … Continue reading