The price of local government: Village of River Grove
That's an increase of 5.9 percent from 2014, when the village spent $15.84 million, or $5,152.81 per household.
River Grove has 3,075 households and a population of 10,668.
Since 2001, the Village of River Grove budget has grown by 33.2 percent, from $12.61 million. The village population has remained same.
Salaries accounted for 29.5 percent of village spending in 2015. River Grove property taxpayers paid $4.95 million for 45 full-time employees and 145 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 41 full-time employees and 96 part-time employees, and spent $3.82 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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