The price of local government: Village of Franklin Park
That's an increase of 7.2 percent from 2014, when the village spent $68.39 million, or $11,616.69 per household.
Franklin Park has 5,887 households and a population of 18,333.
Since 2001, the Village of Franklin Park budget has grown by 34.9 percent, from $54.35 million. The village population has fallen 0.9 percent over the same period, from 18,500.
Salaries accounted for 16.4 percent of village spending in 2015. Franklin Park property taxpayers paid $12.01 million for 145 full-time employees and 41 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 157 full-time employees and 96 part-time employees, and spent $13.37 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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