(70 ILCS 1205/11.2-5)
(from Ch. 105, par. 11.2-5)
Any member of the governing board of any park district to
which this Article is applicable, or any other person holding any office,
trust, or employment under such park district who wilfully violates any
of the provisions of this Article shall be guilty of a business offense
and fined not exceeding $10,000, and shall forfeit his or her right
to his or her office, trust or employment and shall be removed therefrom.
Any such member or other person shall be liable for any sum that may be
unlawfully diverted from the working cash fund or otherwise used, to be
recovered by such park district or by any taxpayer in the name and for the
benefit of such park district in an appropriate civil action;
provided that the taxpayer shall file a
bond for all costs and be liable for all costs taxed against the park district
in such action, and judgment shall be rendered accordingly.
Nothing herein shall bar any other judicial remedies.
(Source: P.A. 83-345.)