Officials: DuPage County bracing for worst-case state budget scenario

June 28, 2017

Robert Sanchez, Daily Herald

“Cronin said he believes DuPage could afford to cover expenses “in the short-term.” But the county’s reserve cash would “quickly run out,” he said, and DuPage could be forced to make cuts to programs and services.

“So it’s a little scary,” Cronin said.

County board members are planning to review the situation again on July 18.

In the meantime, Cronin has a message for the legislature in Springfield: “Please get a budget because it will have significant consequences to the county of DuPage,” he said.”

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