Grassroots Activism Against the 377 Proposition

Today with the help of Citizens of McHenry County Against Higher Property Taxes, we were able to engage and encourage taxpayers to vote NO on the proposition on tomorrow’s election ballot.  The campaign will begin at 2PM central standard time … Continue reading

McHenry County 29th Most Expensive County… in the United States

So let me get this straight – according to the non-partisan Tax Foundation McHenry County is the 29th most expensive county in the United States of America.  Think on that for a minute.  You, I, our families; we all live … Continue reading

The “Language” of 377

Here is an open question of fairness: was it fair last year for property values to go down and yet, our property taxes went up? Another question:  are we really helping the poor by raising the property tax on their … Continue reading

Setting the Record Straight

As reported in McHenry County Blog, there is a smear campaign being waged against 22 year old Melissa Sanchez of Lake in the Hills and Larry Emery of Crystal Lake for the Algonquin Township Trustee positions.  This as unfortunate as … Continue reading