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RESOLUTION NO. 12-93 <br />A RESOLUTION ASKING GOVERNOR EDGAR TO SUPPORT <br />MUNICIPALITIES - INCOME TAX SURCHARGE <br />WHEREAS, the State of Illinois has shared with municipalities' needed <br />revenues since 1989 with income tax surcharge proceeds; and <br />WHEREAS, the temporary income tax surcharge for municipalities and <br />counties will expire on June 30, 1993; and <br />WHEREAS, municipalities have tremendous financial needs to directly <br />serve the citizens of Illinois with local programs; and <br />WHEREAS, municipalities have expended these revenues in a conservative, <br />productive manner for their citizens; and <br />WHEREAS, the Federal and State government continue to impose unfunded <br />state mandates on local governments; and <br />WHEREAS, this revenue is essential to sound municipal fiscal health; and <br />WHEREAS, Governor Edgar will be delivering the State Budget Address on <br />March 3, 1993; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the President and Board of Trustees <br />of the Village of Elk Grove Village, Counties of Cook and DuPage, State of <br />Illinois as follows: <br />Section 1: That the Village of Elk Grove Village, does hereby <br />request that the Governor Edgar support and endorse in the 1993 Budget <br />Address the permanent extension of the income tax surcharge with the <br />proceeds dedicated to municipalities. <br />Section 2: That this Resolution be conveyed to Governor James Edaar, <br />