Poll: Abolish the township?

With Evanston aldermen calling for study of how township government in Evanston could be abolished — with at least some of its functions absorbed by the city — what's your view on the issue?

The township now provides some welfare assistance to indigents who don't qualify for other government aid, and it provides advice to property owners about how to challenge their tax assessments — advice that also is available from the Cook County Assessor's office.

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