Death of Crestwood Mall Leaves City in Financial StraitsCrestwood will consider cutting services and laying off city workers to deal with a projected $7 million deficit by 2021.
Belleville's Beer Hall, Convention Center Complex to Open By ThanksgivingMayor Mark Eckert says he's not too worried about the missed June deadline to open Hofbrauhaus.
Illinois Legislative Session Ends Without a Budget, AgainThe budget stalemate will drag on as Democrats refuse to give in to Rauner's demands, and he isn't backing down, either.
Illinois Lawmakers Pass Measure Eliminating Pink TaxThe Senate approved the proposal by a vote of 59-0 on Tuesday.
Illinois Drops Plan to Tax Wealthy at Higher RatesThe proposal would've changed the Illinois Constitution so people would be taxed based on their earnings.
Illinois House Committee OKs Progressive Income Tax PlanA measure asking voters in November to tax Illinois' wealthiest residents at higher rates is heading to the full House for consideration.
Haine: Don't Tax by the Mile, Stop Taking Money from the Road FundHaine says he never would have supported such a plan because in his district, as in many rural areas, people drive longer distances to go to work.
Zoo Officials Seek Tax Help From St. Charles CountyCounty leaders challenge zoo officials to consider charging for admission as new revenue source.
Missouri Senate OKs Fuel Tax Hike to Pay for Roads, BridgesMissouri voters rejected a transportation sales tax in 2014, and proposals to increase the state's fuel tax faltered last year.
Prop 1 On April 5th Ballot Would Benefit St. Louis City SchoolsWould be the first tax increase for city schools since 1991.
St. Louis County Property Tax Hike Would Aid SeniorsCounty Executive Steve Stenger says he expects approval of the legislation next month.
Prop 1 Might Break a 25-Year Trend in St. LouisThe plan would raise the tax bill on a $100,000 home in the city by about $140 a year.