Residents Encouraged to Submit Testimony for Senate Bill 16 Hearing

State Senator Karen McConnaughay has issued a press release urging constituents to submit testimony for an Illinois General Assembly hearing regarding Senate Bill 16, the proposal that would radically alter the formula that determines state funding for public schools. As written, the bill would cut funding to District 158 by about $2.2 million.

The hearing is scheduled for Tuesday, November 18. Citizens may provide written testimony by filling out the form located at

Click here to read the full press release.