Josh Barnett Proposal to Regulate Gatherings on County Property Stalls in Committee By Michele Steinbacher • Sep 3, 2020 A proposal to regulate gatherings on county property -- which called for issuing organizers a fine if they don't provide advance notice of demonstrations and other events -- has stalled in a McLean County Board committee. McLean County Board Members Raise Concerns About Proposed Rules On Public Gatherings By Dana Vollmer & Eric Stock • Aug 20, 2020 Ryan Denham / WGLT McLean County Board members are raising a collective eyebrow at a proposed ordinance that would regulate public gatherings on county property. McLean County Board Member Seeks Anti-Discrimination Policy By Eric Stock • Jun 10, 2020 Josh Barnett Campaign McLean County Board member Josh Barnett said the recent calls for racial justice are a reminder that the county must have its own house in order. McLean County Pursues Affordable Housing At Fairview Building By Eric Stock • Mar 3, 2020 Eric Stock / WGLT McLean County is negotiating with a laborers' group that wants to take over the vacant Fairview Building in Normal to turn it into affordable senior housing. McLean County OKs Cannabis Tax, Sets Portion For Mental Health By Eric Stock • Feb 18, 2020 Jeff Smudde / WGLT McLean County plans to use a portion of revenue from a new sales tax on recreational cannabis to pay for mental health services, based on a plan the County Board adopted Tuesday. Barnett Seeks 2nd Term On McLean County Board By Eric Stock • Sep 27, 2019 Jeff Smudde / WGLT McLean County Board member Josh Barnett has announced he plans to seek a second term on the board next year. Barnett Cancels Run For Bloomington City Council By Ryan Denham • Nov 19, 2018 Josh Barnett Campaign As the filing period begins for next spring's city council elections, one candidate says he won't be on the ballot. County Board Member Barnett To Run For Bloomington City Council By Charlie Schlenker • Jul 24, 2018 Josh Barnett Campaign McLean County Board member Josh Barnett announced Tuesday he will run for Bloomington City Council in Ward 8. Photos: ERA Rally In Normal Draws Wide Support By Student Reporter Baylee Steelman • Sep 16, 2017 Cindy Le / WGLT Activists rallied in Uptown Normal and the Illinois State University Quad on Saturday to call on Illinois lawmakers to support the Equal Rights Amendment.