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1. Does the amount of bond debt held by the Village at any given time affect the interest rate for new bonds issued? If so, is this a linear relationship from no debt to maximum debt?

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1. Are contractors required to be registered?

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1. Can I request public records from Homer Glen?
2. I sustained an injury / damage and the City is responsible, what do I do?

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1. What is electric aggregation?
2. How is the Village of Homer Glen able to choose a certified electric generation supplier on my behalf?
3. How will I know if I can save money under the Village of Homer Glen’s electric municipal aggregation program?
4. What do I need to do if I want to be included in this municipal aggregation?
5. What does “opt out” mean?
6. If I join the Village of Homer Glen’s electric aggregation program, who will deliver my power, read my meter and respond to emergencies, such as power outages?
7. Can I leave the program at a later date?
8. What are my energy supply choices if I decide to opt out?
9. Can I still have my payment automatically deducted from my checking account as I do now?
10. Who is Homefield Energy?
11. What if I receive a call about switching my account?

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1. What is the difference between a municipal bond to a home mortgage?
2. What types of municipal bonds are there and how do they compare/contrast to each other?
3. What other capital fund raising alternatives exist to issuing bonds and how do they compare/contrast to bonds?
4. Who actually issues the bonds and how is this party selected?
5. What are Build America Bonds and what advantages/disadvantages do they have?
6. Does Homer Glen currently have a bond rating?
7. What is Homer Glen current bond rating?
8. What will cause the bond rating to change?
9. How much will the bond rating affect our interest rate?
10. How much, in bonds, can Homer Glen issue?
11. What determines the limit of bonds Homer Glen can issue?
12. What are the constraints as the bond amount increases?
13. Are their advantages to splitting up bonds into multiple issues instead of one big bond issue?
14. If Homer Glen issues the maximum amount of bonds, do these have to be completely retired before other bonds are issued in the future?
15. With the amount of sales tax currently forecasted for Homer Glen, how much could we issue in bonds?
16. If Homer Glen loses home rule status, will the 1% municipal sales tax be withdrawn?
17. If Homer Glen issues a bond and loses the 1% municipal sales tax (for any reason), what happens?
18. If Homer Glen issues a bond paid by the 1% municipal sales tax, does this item still appear on residents property tax statements?

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1. What affects the interest rates on bonds?
2. What is the current rate for municipal bonds, in general, and how does it compare historically?
3. What are the steps in the process of issuing and retiring bond, from board discussion to payment of the last dollar?
4. Are there any limits on when bond money must be spent after issuance?

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1. Who sets the water and sewer rates?
2. What is unaccounted for water and what role does it play in our rates?
3. What are all the charges on the water bill?
4. Does the Village of Homer Glen play any role in the determination of water and sewer rates?
5. Does the Village of Homer Glen receive any monies from Illinois American from the water and sewer bills?
6. How many customers does Illinois American serve in Homer Glen?
7. What is the village doing about the high cost of water?
8. What actions can I take to register my complaint about water rates or service with the Illinois Commerce Commission?
9. I've complained to the village, IAW, and ICC. What good is this doing?