Bill Klicka: Candidate profile
Name: Bill Klicka
Previous elected offices held:
Incumbent: If yes, when were first elected?
What are the most important issues facing your park district and how do you intend to address them?
The most important issues facing the Park District right are now financial, without funds we are limited to what we can do.
If you are a newcomer, what prompted you to run for the park board? If you're an incumbent, list your accomplishments or key initiatives in which you played a leadership role.
Over the years I have been involved in the following: Central Street, Pop shop, redevelopment of several parks & pools. I have been Treasure for 20. Years.
Which programs aren't paying for themselves? Would you keep, eliminate or change them? How and why?
Most of the programs we have are paying for themselves, we would keep them along with improve others, because this the source of income..
Are you currently employed by or retired from a school district, if so, which one? Is any member of your direct family -- spouse, child or child-in-law -- employed by the school district where you are seeking a school board seat?
Is there any additional open space the park district needs to acquire? Please describe.
Additional space is acquire for future in closed session.
Are there any unmet recreational needs? If yes, what are they and how would you propose paying for them?
We don't have many Senior programs , we should try to increase funding in are budget for them. We should find out what programs they would like to see in our Park District