The price of local government: Village of Forreston
That's an increase of 133.5 percent from 2014, when the village spent $2 million, or $3,155 per household.
Forreston has 633 households and a population of 1,446.
Since 2001, the Village of Forreston budget has grown by 153.1 percent, from $1.84 million. The village population has fallen 1.6 percent over the same period, from 1,469.
Salaries accounted for 6.8 percent of village spending in 2015. Forreston property taxpayers paid $314,724.06 for five full-time employees and eight part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had five full-time employees and 14 part-time employees, and spent $230,725.81.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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21380 Washington Rd
Deer Creek, IL - 61733