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Please contact your County Board Member telling them to vote no on the pensions

The Elected County Wide Positions are: County Clerk, Clerk of the Circuit Court, Sheriff, Auditor, Treasurer, States Attorney, Coroner, County Executive, Regional Office of Education, and Recorder of Deeds. Presently they receive a salary of apx. $90, 000 plus, and benefits.

The Will County Board removed, County Board members from the pension program some months ago. County Board members who took the pension were told they can take their pension, or get their money back with interest.

Mike Fricilone and myself Steve Balich did not take the pension from the start. I agree with the statement made by Mike Fricilone at the 8/10/2017 Executive Committee.” Elected officials should not take the pension. Pensions are for a career employee not for public servants who can change with each election. There is no enforcement how many hours they work as they answer only to the public. The IMRF pension plan only requires 600 hours per year which is 11 ½ hours a week with reporting done by the elected office holder. Pension double dipping, is another problem. The County Board will vote on August 17th to keep or remove the pension from these offices.

Please Contact Your County Board Member And Tell Them You Want The Pension Program Program for Elected County Officials Removed

Contact for Will County Board staff      Phone: 815-740-4602   Email: CountyBoard@willcountyillinois.com


Steve Balich, District 7 (R-Homer Glen)  Phone: 815-557-7196 sbalich@willcountyillinois.com

Darren Bennefield, District 5 (R-Aurora) Phone: 312-479-8478 dbennefield@willcountyillinois.com

Herbert Brooks, Jr., District 8 (D-Joliet), Minority Leader Phone: 815-726-7080 hbrooks@willcountyillinois.com

Gloria Dollinger, District 10 (R-Joliet) Phone: 815-210-6684 gdollinger@willcountyillinois.com

Mark Ferry, District 13 (D-Plainfield) Phone: 815-436-6119 mferry@willcountyillinois.com

Mike Fricilone, District 7 (R-Homer Glen) Phone: 708-310-9831mfricilone@willcountyillinois.com

Gretchen Fritz, District 5 (R-Plainfield) gfritz@willcountyillinois.com

Don Gould, District 6 (R-Shorewood) Phone: 815-744-2669    Phone: 815-725-7665 dgould@willcountyillinois.com

Kenneth Harris, District 4 (D-Bolingbrook) Phone: 630-605-8751 kharris@willcountyillinois.com

Suzanne Hart, District 11 (R-Naperville) Phone: 630-745-7783 shart@willcountyillinois.com

Tim Kraulidis, District 13 (R-Joliet) Phone: 815-999-1917 tkraudlidis@willcountyillinois.com

Tyler Marcum, District 10 (D-Joliet) Phone: 815-600-3985 tmarcum@willcountyillinois.com

Charles “Chuck” Maher, District 11 (R-Naperville), Majority Leader Phone: 630-357-0585 Phone: 630-642-2616 cmaher@willcountyIllinois.com

Debbie Militello, District 6 (R-Channahon) Phone: (815) 715-1703 dmilitello@willcountyillinois.com

Donald Moran, District 3 (D-Romeoville) Phone: 815-370-2966 dmoran@willcountyillinois.com

Judy Ogalla, District 1 (R-Monee) Phone: 708-710-3701 jogala@willcountyillinois.com

James (Jim) Moustis, District 2 (R-Frankfort), County Board Speaker Phone: 815-469-4907 Jmoustis@willcountyillinois.com

Annette Parker, District 9 (R-Crest Hill) Phone: 815-955-9778 aparker@willcountyillinois.com

Beth Rice, District 3 (D-Bolingbrook) Phone: 630-699-1639 brice@willcountyillinois.com

Cory Singer, District 2 (R-Frankfort) Phone: 815-685-2100 csinger@willcountyillinois.com

Lauren Staley-Ferry, District 9 (D-Joliet) Phone: 224-217-8722 lstaley-ferry@willcountyillinois.com

Laurie Summers, District 1 (D-Crete) Phone: 779-279-6883 lsummers@willcountyillinois.com

Jacqueline Traynere, District 4 (D-Bolingbrook) Phone: 630-240-9178   jtraynere@willcountyillinois.com

Ray Tuminello, District 12 (R-New Lenox) Phone: 815-405-8452 rtuminello@willcountyillinois.com

Tom Weigel, District 12 (R-New Lenox) Phone: 815-722-0881 tweigel@willcountyillinopis.com

Denise Winfrey, District 8 (D-Joliet) Phone: 815-722-4220   Cell: 815-258-2403  dwinfrey@willcountyillinois.com

Discussion on pensions begins at 42:30 minutes


I am asking you to please contact your County Board Member ASAP. Your voice does make a difference .

Written By Steve Balich 815-557-7196



Source: Will County News

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