.... or is it just a handy straw to grasp at when attempting to explain how a hundred million dollars ($100,000,000 - eight zeroes) in TIF funds is being spent?
- Ald. Shiller claimed at yesterday's meeting that TIF funds were needed for the cafeteria at Uplift, to the tune of $350,000
- In an email today from Rep. Greg Harris: "In the interest of full transparency, I want to specifically itemize the projects which I supported for inclusion in the legislation that serve the 13th District. The items included are the result of input from the 4 Aldermen whose Wards are located within the 13th District (Alds. O'Connor, Shiller, Schulter and Smith)... Uplift School Cafeteria and Improvements, $350,000"