Legal Notice

2013-11-26

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that set forth below is a certain Resolution adopted by the Board of Trustees of Illinois Community College District 522 (Southwestern Illinois College) on November 20, 2013 and entitled "Resolution Adopting Calendar Year 2013 Tax Levy."

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that if within 30 days of the annual adoption of such additional levy, a petition is filed with the Secretary of the Board of Trustees, signed by not less than 10% of the registered voters of the district, requesting that the proposition to levy such additional taxes as authorized by Section 3-14.3 be submitted to the registered voters of the district, then the district shall not be authorized to levy such additional taxes as permitted by Section 3-14.3 until the proposition has been submitted to and approved by a majority of the registered voters voting on the proposition at a regularly scheduled election in the manner provided in the general election law and that: (1) the specific number of voters required to sign a petition requesting that the proposition of the adoption of the resolution be submitted to the voters of the district is 26,767; (2) the time in which the petition must be filed is on or before December 20, 2013; and (3) the date of the prospective referendum is March 18, 2014.

FINALLY, PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Secretary of the Board of Trustees shall provide a petition form to any individual requesting one and that all signed petitions must be filed with said Secretary of the Board of Trustees on or before December 20, 2013. The name and address of the Secretary of the Board of Trustees is:

Beverly J. Fiss
Room 3271
Southwestern Illinois College
2500 Carlyle Avenue
Belleville, Illinois 62221

Download the Resolution Adopting Calendar Year 2013 Tax Levy