Franks proposes longer waiver for late fees, interest for second installment of property taxes

Just two days after Republican McHenry County Board members announced a proposal to waive late fees and interest on property tax payments for 45 days, County Board Chairman Jack Franks, along with four Democratic board members, proposed a resolution to double that period to 90 days. The initial proposal, which passed through the Finance and Audit [Read More]

County residents impacted by COVID-19 invited to speak at special County Board meeting

McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks scheduled a special meeting for Wednesday morning to hear the testimonies of parents, small-business owners and other residents who have been especially impacted by COVID-19. The special Committee of the Whole meeting will be held at 9:25 a.m. Wednesday at the county administration building in Woodstock and will be [Read More]