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City Council Agenda May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018
5:30 PM


1. Call to order

2. Roll Call

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Communication from Visitors

5. Consent Agenda (All items in the consent agenda will be enacted by a single motion and roll call vote. Any item may be removed upon request by the Mayor or any Alderman and considered individually after all other items of business on the consent agenda).

    • Approve Council Meeting Minutes (pages 1-2)
    • Approve Bill List (located at end of packet)

6. Rule on Items Removed from Consent Agenda

7. Council Meeting Synopsis (pages 3-5)

8. Business

    A. Cupcake Law – Letter of Support to be honored in Whiteside County

    Motion: Approve

    B. Chickens in the City - Allowing chickens to be raised within the city limits (pages 6-7)

    Motion: Approve

    C. Ordinance to increase water, sewer and W/S debt charges by 8% (pages 8-10)

    Motion: Approve

    D. Statement of Economic Interest – Reminder that these forms are due on May 15, 2018. Any submitted later will be subject to $15 fee per person penalty

    E. Police Department Intern – Introducing Nick Willging, a Western Illinois University Student, who will be the new summer intern, starting on May 14, 2018

    F. Mayor Pro-Tem – Mayoral appointment of Michael Van Zuiden, who will provide leadership in the absence of the Mayor.

    Motion: Approve

    G. Reschedule Council Meeting – Change meeting from Monday, May 28th to Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 5:30 pm, due to the Memorial Day Holiday

    Motion: Approve

9. Adjourn to the Committee of the Whole

10. Adjourn