McHenry County Board member Tanya Jindrich
McHenry County Board determined Tuesday how it will stagger the terms of its members for the next decade.
Voting information cards with new polling locations went out before the McHenry County Board voted on the changes
“She is a wonderful person and everyone loves her, regardless of political affiliation,” the McHenry County Board vice chair said. “She is a hard-working, intelligent person who will be an asset to the County Board.”
Removing Regional Superintendent Leslie Schermerhorn "is in the best interest of the county and the people we serve, the students and the faculty of all these school districts,” said board member Paula Yensen, D-Lake in the Hills
Some McHenry County Board members wanted to address inequalities they saw between their own benefits and those for part-time employees
McHenry County Board members have debated if they should be eligible for the same benefits as the county's full-time employees
McHenry County Animal Control employees could receive a bonus of $3,700
"Not knowing what the future holds, we have to go off the assumption that we’re not going to have that revenue," McHenry County Board Chairman Mike Buehler said.
Further discussion on the redistricting proposal could take place during the County Board’s June meeting
County Board officials will put contract to house U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainees to a vote at May 18 meeting