Gov. Rauner signs Jack Franks bill giving McHenry, Lake counties gov’t consolidation powers

Published: Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016 12:04 a.m. CDT A bill that would allow the McHenry County Board to eliminate a handful of small units of government, which sparked a political beef between two of the county’s lawmakers in Springfield, was signed into law Friday by Gov. Bruce Rauner. House Bill 229 grants to the McHenry and [Read More]