Tax Dollars Hardly Working

Every time I drive by McHenry County’s only Park and Ride lot at the intersection of Route 31 and Virginia Street Road, I wonder about its justification. Certainly there was government-owned land as the path of Virginia Street Road was … Continue reading

Comparing County Government Efficiencies

This comes from a report submitted to the Management Services Committee of the McHenry County Board: Bellwether Benchmarking McHenry County participated in a Multi-County Benchmark comparison to assess the performance of departments and operations. Seven Illinois counties participated in the … Continue reading

MCC Zoning Vote Meeting Best Show in Crystal Lake Tonight Starts at 7:30

The best show in Crystal Lake and, probably, the best in McHenry County tonight will be the Crystal Lake Planning and Zoning Commission consideration and recommendation on McHenry County College’s baseball stadium. From the questioning about the precedent approval would … Continue reading

MCC Zoning Vote Meeting Best Show in Crystal Lake Tonight Starts at 7:30

The best show in Crystal Lake and, probably, the best in McHenry County tonight will be the Crystal Lake Planning and Zoning Commission consideration and recommendation on McHenry County College’s baseball stadium. From the questioning about the precedent approval would … Continue reading