(225 ILCS 435/9)
(from Ch. 121, par. 709)
The license fee to be fixed by the county board in any case shall
be such sum as the said board shall think proper, not less than $5, nor
exceeding $300, but such license fee shall not be in lieu of taxes upon the
property, or franchise of such ferry, but the same shall be subject to be
assessed and taxed as other property and franchises.
(Source: R.S. 1874, p. 530