A press release from State Senator Don DeWitte: Elgin Community College, McHenry County College to receive money for repairs Springfield, IL… Millions of dollars in capital funding have been released by the Illinois Office of Management and Budget to community colleges … Continue reading
With two U-Haul trucks having left Lakewood Village President Paul Serwatka’s home late last week, it certainly looks as if he is leaving Illinois. If so, he would be the second head of a local government to pull up stakes. … Continue reading
McHenry County Treasurer Glenda Miller mailed property tax bills on Friday. Since they didn’t come Saturday, I’m guessing they will arrive in most mailboxes Monday. McHenry County Blog will present some analysis, the first portion of which compares what categories … Continue reading
I needed addition advice on how to find a copy of my family’s tax bill on the McHenry County Treasurer’s web site. The bill went from $9,988.26 last year to $10,033.66. That’s an increase of 0.46%. [Thanks to Alabama Shake for pointing … Continue reading
Long-time McHenry County College Board Trustee Linda Liddell was selected on a 6-1 vote to replace Chris Jenner as President of the Board. She replaced Vice-Chairman and Interim Chairman Diane Evertsen, who received the one vote, from Karen Tirio. MCC … Continue reading
Former McHenry County College Board candidate Tom Allen has been selected to replace Chris Jenner on the College Board.
Former McHenry County College Board President Chris Jenner is in Florida where the temperature was 56 degrees, not ideal Florida weather, but 40-50 degrees warmer than Crystal Lake during the day. Tonight the remaining six members of the College Board … Continue reading
At a 5 PM meeting of the McHenry County College Board on Thursday night, former Board President Chris Jenner will be replaced. Not only will a replacement be named for his spot on the College Board, but a person will … Continue reading
Earlier it was reported that Chris Jenner and his wife were moving to Florida. That was the reason that he gave for resigning as President of the McHenry County College Board. Jenner is also a Republican Precinct Committeeman in Cary … Continue reading
Escaping the cold weather and the high taxes of McHenry County will be McHenry County Board President Chris Jenner. Vice President Diane Evertsen now steps into his shoes until a replacement can be elected. This press release from MCC seeks … Continue reading
Private donations for the construction of the Liebman Science Center at McHenry County College have topped $6.5 million dollars. The total cost is $16.8 million, the bulk of which will be paid by students, rather than property taxpayers. The first … Continue reading
A press release from McHenry County College: McHenry County College Board Approves Flat Tax Levy for Fifth Consecutive Year [Oct. 4, 2017.Crystal Lake, IL] At their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, September 28, the McHenry County College Board of Trustees … Continue reading
A press release from McHenry County College: McHenry County College Board of Trustees Approves New Staff Council Contract [Oct. 4, 2017.Crystal Lake, IL] The McHenry County College Staff Council (MCCSC) and the McHenry County College (MCC) Board of Trustees reached … Continue reading
For the fifth year in a row, McHenry County College has kept its property tax levy flat. As new buildings come on the scene, that means each property’s share of the tax burden decreases.
Here’s Cary School Board President Scott Coffey’s take on McHenry County College’s early retirement plan for faculty members: After a quick review of last week’s COTW meeting video and the board packet, there seem to be a couple of issues … Continue reading
On the agenda at the next McHenry County College Board meeting is approval of an early retirement incentive program that was ended in 2008. Here are some of the incentives being recommended for faculty who indicate they want to retire … Continue reading
The Federal government has decided to provide McHenry County College a five-year grant amounting to $1,250,000 to Here is the information being provided to the McHenry County Board for next Thursday night’s meeting: On May 30, McHenry County College received … Continue reading
I’m willing to bet that the McHenry County College Board room will be packed with the hall crowded for the consideration of a resolution to “urge the Illinois State elected officials representing the McHenry County College attendance area to create … Continue reading
McHenry County Blog reported that McHenry County College received a half million dollar grant for agriculture. The gift was announced at the last Board meeting by President Cliff Gabbard. I asked for details and here is what was provided: [The] … Continue reading
At the last meeting of the McHenry County College Board, MCC President Clinton Gabbard announced that an anonymous donor had donated $500,000 to support agricultural programs at the college.