At Issue

S32 E04: The Role of Township Government

Season 32 Episode 4 | 26m 53s Video has closed captioning.

Illinois has nearly 7,000 units of government, nearly 2,000 more than Texas, which has the second most governmental bodies. Critics point to townships as one area where Illinois could reduce the number of units of government. The CEO of Township Officials of Illinois and the supervisors of Peoria Township and Boynton Township in Tazewell County explain why townships are important.

Aired: 08/01/19

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning