Military Affairs Department would receive $59.1M for capital projects under Rauner budget
About three-quarters of a percent of the governor's 2019 capital budget request would fund Illinois Department of Military Affairs projects, according to a state analysis.
In all, the budget includes $59.1 million for the department.
Funding sources include $51.5 million from the Illinois National Guard Construction Fund plus $5 million from the capital development fund
The Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability analysis lists Gov. Bruce Rauner's funding priorities and analyzes how it would affect the state's long-term debt. Rauner included $7.8 billion for capital projects for 23 agencies.
Military affairs capital projects
This list includes projects requiring new appropriations and do not include reappropriations for ongoing capital projects.
|Construction of Illinois National Guard facilities||$56,500,000|
|Capital improvements at the Northwest Readiness Center||$2,600,000|