N.B. This article was edited on November 30. 2016, at 4:54 p.m. to reflect that the overall actual tax levy increase is 2.2%.
Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Monday evening's meeting of the village board saw first reading of the proposed 2016-2017 tax levy increase. If the levy passes, which is likely, Park Foresters will see a 2.2% hike in taxes for the next fiscal year. Fifty-six percent of the proposed General Fund operating revenue will come from property taxes. Contrast that with the FY 2006-07 and FY 2007-08 . . .