VILLAGE OF ASHKUM, ILLINOIS
TAX LEVY ORDINANCE - ORDINACE NO. 2011-08

WHERAS, the Village Board of the Village of Ashkum, in the County of Iroquois, State of Illinois, did on the 5th day of July, 2011, pass the Annual Appropriation Ordinance for the said Village for the fiscal year beginning on the 1st day of May, 2011, the amount of which is ascertained to be the aggregate sum of $749,820.00; which said Appropriation Ordinance was duly published pursuant to statute;

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE VILLAGE OF ASHKUM, ILLINOIS

AN ORDINANCE FOR THE LEVY AND ASSESSMENT OF TAXES FOR THE CURRENT FISCAL YEAR COMMENCING ON THE 1ST DAY OF MAY, 2011 AND ENDING ON THE 30TH DAY OF APRIL, 2012

SECTION 1:That there be and is hereby levied upon all taxable property within the corporate limits of the Village of Ashkum, Illinois subject to the taxation for the year 2011, the total sum of $55,833.63 for the following specific purposes mentioned in said Appropriation Ordinance in the respective sums as follows, to wit:

Fund Name Amount Appropriated Amount Levied (2011)
001 Corporate
$168,900.00
$31, 377.03
007 Road and Bridge
$11,500.00
$0.00
014 Police Protection
$34,150.00
$4,215.82
027 Audit
$4,000.00
$2,315.63
035 Liability Insurance
$18,000.00
$11,446.42
042 Park
$5,000.00
$3,968.57
   Drainaige
$16,500.00
$0.00
   Motor Fuel Tax
$35,200.00
$0.00
072 Waterworks
$456,700.00
$2,510.16
TOTAL
$749,820.00
$55,833.63

SECTION II, If any item or part of the foregoing Ordinance shall, for any reason, be deemed invalid, it shall not be held to affect the validity of any other item or items, or part of this Ordinance, which would otherwise be valid.

SECTION III, This Levy Ordinance is adopted pursuant to the procedures set forth in the Illinois Municipal Code.

SECTION IV, That tehre is hereby certified to the County Clerk of Iroquois County, Illinois, the several sums above, constituting said total amount, and the total amount of $55,833.63 which total amount the Village of Ashkum requires to be raised by taxation for the current fiscal year of the Village, and the Village Clerk of the Village of Ashkum is hereby ordered and directed to file with the County Clerk on or before the time required by law, a certified copy of this Ordinance.

SECTION V, The Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force and effect immediately on and after its passage and approval

ADOPTED This 23rd day of December, 2011, pursuant to a roll call vote as follows

Trustee Beherns Aye - x Nay _____ Absent____
Trustee Hanson Aye - x Nay _____ Absent____
Trustee Hull Aye - x Nay _____ Absent____
Trustee Lyons Aye - x Nay _____ Absent____
Trustee McKee Aye _____ Nay _____ Absent - x
Trustee Tholen Aye _____ Nay _____ Absent - x
TOTALS Aye - 4 Nay - 0 Absent - 2

APPROVED THIS 23rd day of December, 2011

PAUL HEIDEMAN/s/, Village President
ATTEST: DONNA K. SCHMITZ/s/, Village Clerk
PUBLISHED ACCORDING TO LAW THIS 23RD DAY OF DECEMBER, 2011