Illinois Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

Illinois 2016 State, County and Local Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

LocationTypeModeDescriptionAnticipated Revenue GeneratedResultDate% Yes% NoSource
StatewideLockboxTransportationLockbox measure to require all transportation-related taxes and fees (including vehicle registration, titling, and motor fuel) be dedicated to highway, road, street, bridge, mass transit, intercity passenger rail, airports, and other forms of transportation. Measure requires 60 percent approval of those voting on the question to pass.-APPROVED11/878.921.1Read More
BarringtonOtherRoadVillage of Barrington Construct Underpass: Proposal to use public funds to construct a railroad underpass along Route 14 to help ease traffic congestion, as well as relocate Lake Zurich Road.$67.4 million totalAPPROVED11/851.7248.28Read More
Burr RidgeProperty TaxInfrastructureRequest to increase the local property tax by 0.0499 percent to pay for street and infrastructure improvements.$520,000FAILED11/842.1157.89Read More
Peoria CountySales TaxRoadsIncrease of the county's local sales tax by 0.25 percent in order to fund county road improvements. If approved, the tax will not exceed 15 years.$67.5 million over 15 yearsFAILED11/844.655.4Read More
Western SpringsBondRoadsProposal to issue bonds for local road and street improvements.$12,000,000APPROVED11/862.2637.74Read More