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Spanish Daily Journal
     July 2, 2019      #39-183 sdj
Fireworks light the sky Friday night at the Bourbonnais Friendship Festival.

Bourbonnais approves spending limit  

Bourbonnais aprueba límite de gasto

Now that its most expensive project in history is nearly complete, Bourbonnais is ready for its yearly spending to level off.

The village board on Monday approved a $22.9 million spending limit for the 2020 fiscal year. That’s an $8.6 million (or 27.3 percent) decrease compared to last year’s $31.5 million spending limit.

Finance director Mike Wolf said the village’s spending limit has been inflated the past few years because of the $12.5 million sewer interceptor project that connects the Interstate 57 interchange project at Bourbonnais Parkway to the Kankakee River Metropolitan Agency’s wastewater treatment ...

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