West Side Residents To Vote On Property Tax Hike For Mental Health Services

West Side Residents To Vote On Property Tax Hike For Mental Health Services

West Side neighborhoods like North Lawndale and Garfield Park will vote on a binding ballot initiative to raise property taxes for mental health services in their area. 

The ballot initiative would raise property taxes by about $4 for every $1,000 residents are already paying. 

A similar initiative passed in a Northwest Side neighborhood in 2012.