The pension fund for Champaign firefighters is now underfunded by more than $21 million, a deficit that’s jumped more than 35 percent over the past 10 years, an Illinois Department of Insurance report said.
The village of Savoy Board of Trustees held its regular meeting Nov. 4 at the Savoy Municipal Center, during which time a public hearing on a new mixed-use commercial development drew several responses from residents and forced village officials to take a harder look at the plan.
The Urbana City Council will hold a special meeting Monday to vote on authorizing its 2015 tax levy and consider other ordinances and resolutions, including budget amendments and the Urbana-Illinois Department of Transportation Traffic Stop Data Task Force.
The Champaign County Mental Health Board will meet Wednesday at the Brookens Administrative Center in Urbana to hear an update on The Crisis Response Planning Committee, which held its first meeting in November.
The Cunningham Township Board unanimously approved the township's 2015 tax levy for the Town Fund and General Assistance Fund at its Nov. 23 meeting in the City Council Chambers at Urbana City Building.