Mayor Paul Braun

Braun pledges to hold the line on Flossmoor village spending next year

As 2015 comes to a close, Flossmoor Mayor Paul Braun has already set one goal for next year. He’d like a village budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year that shows a “zero rate increase” from the current municipal spending plan.

Braun named to Illinois Tollway planning council

Flossmoor Mayor Paul Braun has been appointed to a newly formed panel that will provide input and guidance to the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority as the agency’s staff develops a master plan to reconstruct the highway between Rosemont and Oak Lawn.

Braun asks residents to back state tax revenues for municipalities

Flossmoor Mayor Paul Braun is asking residents to support a statewide initiative to prevent proposed cuts to the Local Government Distributive Fund (LGDF), a longtime revenue source for municipalities across Illinois.

Homewood, Flossmoor mayors urge Gov. Rauner to approve Southland infrastructure projects

Mayor Richard Hofeld of Homewood and Mayor Paul Braun of Flossmoor were among dozens of elected officials from Cook, Will and Kankakee Counties who signed on to a letter to Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner urging him to approve major infrastructure projects in the Southland.

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