Property owners in Richmond paid more than 3.3 percent of the value of their home in taxes last year. That’s nearly three times the national average, according to an LGIS analysis of real estate sales data in McHenry County from Jan 1. to June 30.
The subsidy Richmond-Burton Community High School District 157 received through state taxes increased 59 percent from fiscal year 2008 to 2017, adjusted for inflation, according to a McHenry Times analysis of public schools data.
The subsidy Riley Community Consolidated School District 18 received through state taxes decreased 27.4 percent from fiscal year 2008 to 2017, adjusted for inflation, according to a McHenry Times analysis of public schools data.
Bring your single use non-rechargeable batteries (sizes AA, AAA, C, D and 9-volt) to the battery recycling exhibit during the Green Living Expo at McHenry County College on Saturday, November 3rd between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.