- This article includes March 17 primary election results for local referendums as posted on the Kane County Clerk’s Office Election webpage. Click and bookmark links to results articles for federal contests, state contests and Kane County contests.
11:30 PM UPDATE — FINAL
It was a good night for mental health funding and a mixed bag for other referendums on Kane County ballots Tuesday.
The Gail Borden Library got the OK raise its Cook County tax extension, winning approval 10,364 to 6,049 in unofficial results. The library received a majority of “yes” votes from both Kane and Cook County voters.
Voters turned down a Pingree Grove Fire Protection District proposition to issue $8.5 million general obligation bonds but said “yes” to electing rather than appointing trustees
Batavia Park District’s proposition to issue $27.1 million in park bonds fell by a substantial margin.
Dundee Township’s tax levy for community mental health appears to be a winner. With 35 of 35 precincts reporting, the referendum has garnered 4,568 “yes” votes and 2,432 “no” votes.
Town and Country Library District turned down a new tax rate to provide Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund support.
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This landing page includes Kane County Clerk’s Office primary election result totals for local referendums in which all or most of the voters are in Kane County. It does NOT include results from referendums in which a small percentage of the voters are from Kane County.
For the most complete and up-to-date information on election night, visit the Election Results Page of the Kane County Clerk’s Office website.
This article will be updated throughout the evening as vote totals come in for the March 17 primary. Kane County Connects will post the following articles:
- Federal Offices Results
- State Offices Results
- Kane County Offices Results
- Kane County Referendum Results
These are, of course, unofficial vote totals.
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Batavia Park District: Proposition To Issue $27,140,000 Park Bonds
24 of 24 Precincts Reporting
Shall the Batavia Park District, Kane County, Illinois, build and equip an indoor recreational activity center, acquire and improve land therefor and issue its bonds to the amount of $27,140,000 for the purpose of paying the costs thereof?
- Yes — 3,043
- No — 5,128
Big Rock Township: Regulate Refuse Collection
2 of 2 Precincts Reporting
PROPOSITION TO AUTHORIZE ENHANCED TOWNSHIP AUTHORITY FOR REGULATION OF REFUSE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL
- Yes — 212
- No — 105
Dundee Township: Community Mental Health
35 of 35 Precincts Reporting
Shall Dundee Township levy an annual tax of not to exceed .15% for the purpose of providing community mental health facilities and services including facilities and services for the person with a developmental disability or a substance use disorder?
- Yes — 4,568 (Kane)
- No — 2,432
Elgin Township: Raise Limiting Rate for Mental Health, Disabilities
59 of 59 Precincts Reporting
Shall Elgin Township levy an annual tax of not to exceed .15% for the purpose of providing community mental health facilities and services including facilities and services for the person with a developmental disability or a substance abuse disorder?
- Yes — 8,231
- No — 3,535
Gail Borden Library: Raise Cook County Limiting Rate
64 of 64 Precincts Reporting in Kane County
18 of 18 Precincts Reporting in Cook County
Shall the limiting rate under the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law for Gail Borden Public Library District, Kane County and Cook County, Illinois, be increased by an additional amount equal to 0.08765% above the limiting rate for levy year 2018 in Kane County, Illinois and by an additional amount equal to 0.0850% above the limiting rate for levy year 2018 in Cook County, Illinois for the purpose of the establishment, maintenance, and support of a public library and be equal to 0.486% of the equalized assessed value of the taxable property therein for levy year 2020?
- Yes — 7,951 (Kane) + 2,413 (Cook) = 10,364
- No — 4,386 (Kane)+ 1,663 (Cook) = 6,049
Pingree Grove & Countryside Fire Protection District
64 of 64 Precincts Reporting in Kane
PROPOSITION TO ISSUE $8,500,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS
- Yes — 1,005 (Kane)
- No — 1,558 (Kane)
Shall the trustees of the Pingree Grove & Countryside Fire Protection District be elected, rather than appointed?
- Yes — 2,116 (Kane)
- No — 421 (Kane)
Maple Park: Permit The Operation of Recreational Cannabis Businesses
1 of 1 Precincts Reporting
- Yes — 66 (Kane)
- No — 46 (Kane)
Town and Country Library District: New Tax Rate For IMRF
8 of 8 Precincts Reporting
PROPOSITION TO CREATE A NEW TAX RATE FOR IMRF EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTION PURPOSES — Shall the Town and Country Public Library District, Kane County, Illinois, be authorized to levy a new tax for Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) benefits and have an additional tax of 0.02% of the equalized assessed value of the taxable property therein extended for such purposes?
- Yes — 783 (Kane)
- No — 1,390 (Kane)
West Dundee Fire: Dissolve and Be Consolidated With Rutland/Dundee
1 of 1 Precincts Reporting
- Yes — 30 (Kane)
- No — 3 (Kane)
Kane County Results
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