DOLTON | For about 20 minutes Wednesday night, the three high schools of Thornton Township District 205 were facing a financial hole of just under $64 million.
SOUTH HOLLAND | The Village Board gave its approval to a 4 percent increase in the levy that determines the amount of money it expects municipal government to receive from local property taxes.
CHICAGO | The Cook County Board gave its approval Wednesday to a property tax levy for the upcoming year that they say remains at the same level it has been for years.
INDIANAPOLIS | A Calumet Township official told a legislative panel Tuesday it is "impossible" for the township to reduce its tax rate enough to avoid new state sanctions.
CALUMET CITY | Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 officials boasted Tuesday about going for five straight academic years without a significant increase in the district's property tax levy.
GLENWOOD | The Brookwood District 167 School Board approved a preliminary aggregate tax levy of $7.2 million last week.
LANSING | The Lansing Elementary District 158 School Board has given preliminary approval to an estimated 2013 tax levy of $22,084,400.
CALUMET CITY | The School Board for Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 approved to an estimated tax levy that is nearly identical to last year’s levy.
LANSING | The Village Board on Tuesday approved a $9.16 million property tax levy for next year, which is the same as last year's.
CALUMET CITY | Municipal officials offered themselves praise Thursday for approving a tax levy for the coming year that is slightly lower than last year’s levy.
CRETE | The Crete Village Board approved an ordinance to levy $2.49 million in property taxes for the fiscal year 2013.
LANSING | The board for the Lansing Public Library has given its approval for a $1,993,100 tax levy that is the same as last year, library officials said.
LANSING | The Lansing Elementary District 158 School Board approved an estimated 2012 tax levy this week that represents a 2.9 percent increase over the total 2011 tax levy extension.
THORNTON | The Village Board adopted its 2011-12 property tax levy ordinance Monday in the amount of nearly $2 million.
SOUTH HOLLAND | The Village Board approved an ordinance Monday night to request a tax levy of $11.26 million from the state.
CALUMET CITY | A suburban school superintendent said Tuesday he is eager to fight against a measure pending in the Illinois General Assembly that would restrict school districts' ability to increase their tax levies.
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