Resource Sharing between Villages

Consolidation of resources between villages has recently become a “buzz” topic, and another one of those “talking points” that politicians just LOVE to hear come out of their mouths.  However, as the politicians are undoubtedly preparing for what may be a long a protracted battle with the residents, please arm yourself with the following information […]

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Where the heck is our money going?

So how to attack this question?  Let’s do some comparing.  For the purposes of this, I compare 2 relatively similar towns.  Streamwood, IL and Carpentersville, IL.  Both towns have similar demographics, both have similar departments, census amounts, and their police and fire departments respond to similar number of incidents per year. They definitely have a […]

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