100 biggest spenders: What Illinois park districts rank highest?
Park districts for Vernon Hills, Gurnee and Zion are among those in Illinois with the highest spending per capita in 2017, Illinois State Comptroller financial reports show.
State law requires local governments to self-report financial records each year, including revenue, spending and debt. Spending per capita is calculated to compare budget habits across park districts.
How does your district rank?
About a third of park districts in Illinois have not reported 2017 financials to the state. The rankings include only those park districts with data.
100 top-spending Illinois park districts
Organizations in this Story
Grandwood Park District • Grayslake Park District • Gurnee Park District • Lindenhurst Park District • Round Lake Area Park District • Vernon Hills Park District • Wauconda Park District • Waukegan Park District • Zion Park District