McLean County Farm Bureau

Bloomington-Normal Airport Authority

Bloomington-Normal Airport Authority is seeking to expand the boundaries of its taxing district to include all of McLean County via state legislation (Senate Bill 684). If the bill passes, rural residents and farmland owners would pay property taxes to the airport.

Farm Bureau’s position:

  • McLean County Farm Bureau opposes SB 684 and sent a letter of opposition to our state senators and state representatives March 7, 2023
  • 2/16/2023 – Legislation filed by Sen. David Koehler
  • 3/7/2023 – MCFB letter of opposition mailed
  • 3/29/2023 – SB 684 passed the Senate Vote: 38 Yes, 18 No 
  • 3/30/23 – SB 684 moved to the House
  • 4/26/23 – SB 684 House committee hearing, recommended on party line vote 
  • Click here to see the current status of SB 684

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