The price of local government: Village of West Brooklyn
That's a decrease of 27.7 percent from 2014, when the village spent $339,230.50, or $4,916.38 per household.
West Brooklyn has 69 households and a population of 142.
Since 2001, the Village of West Brooklyn budget has grown by 214.2 percent, from $78,021.50. The village population has fallen 13.4 percent over the same period, from 164.
Salaries accounted for 4.5 percent of village spending in 2015. West Brooklyn property taxpayers paid $11,102.70 for 11 part-time employees, or an average of $1,009.34 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had 11 part-time employees and spent $7,226.75, or $656.98 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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P.O. Box 117
West Brooklyn, IL - 61378