Country Club Hills residents blast al...

Country Club Hills residents blast aldermen's spending

There are 4 comments on the WGN-TV Chicago story from Aug 10, 2011, titled Country Club Hills residents blast aldermen's spending. In it, WGN-TV Chicago reports that:

Frustrated with recent reports about their highly paid mayor and City Council, several dozen Country Club Hills residents packed this week's regular meeting to vent about the expenses.

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Chicago Heights, IL

#1 Aug 12, 2011
Has anyone ever questioned the chiefs city creditcard spending? That would be interesting.

United States

#2 Jan 6, 2012
Hey Mr mayor why do the people of your town pay $7,500 a year in property taxes on houses that are only worth $70.000 . You have a part time police that don't even have guns. To put then in marked police cars to patrol and not even give them a gun.
omni one9323

Dolton, IL

#3 Jan 14, 2012
Well, I dont think CCH in any way compare wiyh MAYBERRY, but tou could at least equip the part time POLICE with a tazer.....
Duncan Guild

Homewood, IL

#4 May 8, 2012
Don't blame our mayor for high taxes when the City Council budgeted $38,738 more than last year after much public comment about needing to reduce the budget. Yet they had the nerve to increase the aldermen's portion of the budget from $496,557 to 535,295. That comes to $53,530 per alderman. Do we need to pay over a half - million dollars for a city council that makes incorrect public statements that we are bankrupt?
Residents, look at the source of comments posted here by non-residents. What do they know?
I am a 54 year resident of CCH.

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