(35 ILCS 200/27-20)
Proposals to establish a special service area.
To propose the
establishment of a special service area, other than one initiated by the
corporate authorities, an application shall be filed with the chief elected
official of the municipality or county explaining, at a minimum, the following:
the name and legal status of the applicant; the special services to be
provided; the boundaries of the proposed special service area; the estimated
amount of funding required; and the stated need and local support for the
proposed special service area. The application must be signed by an owner of
record within the proposed special service area. The corporate authorities may
accept or reject the application.
(Source: P.A. 87-588; 88-455.)