The district 87 school tax rate is dropping slightly and superintendent Barry Reilly is more optimistic than you might think. The superintendent talks with GLT’s Charlie Schlenker about growth in the Bloomington Normal tax base over the last several years. Hear about an expanded role for the West Bloomington Revitalization Project. The WBRP has purchased new property and will soon open a Bicycle Co-op. Willis Kern has the interview. And Judy Valente talks with actor John O’Hurley – on stage as the male lead in the musical Chicago – playing at Sangamon Auditorium in Springfield. You may know O’Hurley as J.Petermen from the Seinfeld series.