The creation of a business district in Bethalto a year-and-a-half ago is bearing fruit to the tune of $40-45,000 each month. With the sales tax revenue now topping $600,000, the village’s mayor says there is enough money in the accounts to start making plans for how to spend it

Mayor Alan Winslow tells The Big Z there was a meeting recently for business owners, but only about 25 showed up.

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