Jan 112015
#16 How to Beat A Tinley Park Photo Red Light Ticket

Equal justice under the law, at least the photo red light Ordinance, has no place in Mayor Ed’s Tinley Park. If you’re the landscaper who cuts the Mayor’s grass, an employee of a company who is a major campaign contributor, a Village police officer, married to a Village police officer, drive a Village vehicle, teach at a local high school, coach a local softball team, are a minister at a local church, or have any type of “clout”,

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Dec 022014
Tinley Park Taxpayers File Lawsuit

Tinley Park taxpayers have filed a lawsuit asking a Cook County judge to force Mayor Zabrocki and the Village Board to seek refunds of tax money improperly spent on the pizza oven at the 80th Avenue train station and expenditures of tax money for event tickets and sponsorships and their “longevity” pay. Below is the

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Nov 142014
#15 Ed Zabrocki's Version of Term Limits

Illinois law provides that “not more than one proposition to change the form of government of a municipality pursuant to Article VII of the Constitution may be submitted at an election.” There was no way that both the Citizens’ Initiative Question that was filed prior to Zabrocki’s was approved and would have priority to appear on the ballot, would actually appear on the November 2014 ballot.

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Oct 102014
#14 Mayor Zabrocki's Friends Don't Need No Stinking Licenses

In multiple mailings made to every household and business in Tinley Park before the last election, Zabrocki and his machine attacked one of the opposition Trustee candidates for not having a Tinley Park business license. The fact is, though, that the candidate’s business was located in Matteson. Apparently, “His Worship” understands the requirements of Tinley Park businesses having Tinley Park Licenses, but he doesn’t require his friends to abide by the Ordinance even when they do business with the Village.

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