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RESOLUTION NO. 2/ - Z1� <br /> A RESOLUTION DIRECTED TO THE COUNTY CLERK TO ASSERT <br /> HOME RULE STATUS AND TO INDICATE NO TAX RATE LI[iITATION. <br /> WHEREAS , the Village of Elk Grove Village, did on the 26th day of <br /> — August 1975 by Ordinance No. 1019 adopt its tax <br /> levy; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Village Clerk did file a copy of said tax Levy Ordi- <br /> nance with the County Clerk; and <br /> WHEREAS, said Ordinance did provide for an assertion of home rule <br /> powers and provided that there should be no tax rate limitation as <br /> to the tax levy provided in the Illinois Municipal Code; and <br /> WHEREAS , the Village of Elk Grove Village did attain home rule <br /> status by having a population in excess of 25, 000 people as of <br /> October 3 1974 , which population figure is attested to by <br /> a certificate of the Director of U. S. Census , a copy of which is <br /> marked Exhibit A and attached hereto and made a part hereof. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the President and Board of <br /> Trustees of the Village of Elk Grove Village, Cook and DuPage Coun- <br /> ties, Illinois, as follows : <br /> Section 1: That the Levy Ordinance adopted by the Village of Elk <br /> Grove Village on the 26thday of August , 1975, Ordinance No. 1019 <br /> a copy of which has heretofore been filed :;y the Village Clerk with <br /> & DuPage <br /> the County Clerksof Cook Countyvwhich Ordinance contained a "Home Rule" <br /> provision indicating it was adopted pursuant to the Illinois Municipal <br /> Code providing, however, that any tax rate limitation •asto tax levies <br /> in the Illinois Municipal Code in conflict with the ordinance shall not <br /> be applicable to said ordinance since the Village of Elk Grove Village <br /> is a "Home Rule" municipality, having a population in excess of 25, 000 <br /> and seeks to exercise all powers granted pursuant to Section 6, Article <br /> VII, of the Constitution of the State of Illinois and particularly does <br /> not choose to be bound by any tax limitations contained in the Illinois <br /> Municipal Code and is re-asserted especially as to the "Home Rule" <br /> provisions hereto referred to indicating that the municipality does not <br /> choose to be bound by any tax limitations contained in the Municipal <br /> Code. <br />