The price of local government: City of Breese
That's a decrease of 3.6 percent from 2014, when the city spent $20.05 million, or $10,913.96 per household.
Breese has 1,837 households and a population of 4,442.
Since 2001, the City of Breese budget has grown by 70.1 percent, from $11.36 million. The city population has grown 8.3 percent over the same period, from 4,100.
Salaries accounted for 14.9 percent of city spending in 2015. Breese property taxpayers paid $2.88 million for 37 full-time employees and 135 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 37 full-time employees and 104 part-time employees, and spent $2.30 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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500 N. 1st St.
Breese, IL - 62230