As a member of The Fox Valley Libertarian Party, we were made aware of the political maneuvering the Anvil Club is doing in an effort to force the taxpayers to invest in a struggling business via TIF (Tax Increment Financing) District and the village’s façade program.
For 57 years, the Anvil Club of East Dundee has been a private club only allowing members to access amenities. Dwindling membership and unpredictable food quality and staff have made the once-thriving supper club obsolete. In a desperate attempt to turn around a failing business model, the Anvil Club has requested taxpayers subsidize an effort to remodel the dilapidated building. In an attempt to secure public money for this historically private club, Anvil Club has decided to “open” its doors to the public.
Read the rest via FV Libertarian Party opposes taxpayer aid to Anvil Club – Elgin Courier News.
- FV Libertarian Party opposes taxpayer aid to Anvil Club (couriernews.suntimes.com)
- Too Much Pork For Taxpayer’s Fork (juliefox2014.com)