West Chicago City Council met September 5.
West Chicago City Council met Sept. 5.
Here is the agenda provided by the Council:
1. Call to Order
2. Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag
4. Roll Call and Establishment of a Quorum
5. Public Participation
The opportunity to speak to the City Council is provided for those who have a question or comment on an agenda item or a City of West Chicago issue. The City Council appreciates hearing from our residents and your thoughts and questions are valued. The City Council strives to make the best decisions for the City and public input is very helpful.
Respect for the duties of the City Council and for the democratic process will be adhered to – in this regard, civility and a sense of decorum will be strictly followed. All speakers must address their comments to the Mayor. Comments that are personally condescending will not be permitted. Speakers shall be courteous and should not make statements that are personally disrespectful to members of the City Council or City staff.
Please use the podium in the center aisle as the proceedings are videotaped. Please announce your name and address (if acceptable) before commencing – all public comments are limited to three (3) minutes and each citizen will be permitted to speak only once. It is the City Council’s policy not to engage in dialogue during Public Comment. Any questions raised will be addressed by City staff or an elected official outside of the City Council meeting.
A. Proclamation: National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
6. City Council Meeting Minutes of August 21, 2017
7. Corporate Disbursement Report
- September 5, 2017 ($221,553.79)
8. Consent Agenda – Consideration of an Omnibus Vote:
Public Affairs Committee:
A. Approve the 2017 Frosty Fest Event Proposal.
B. Approve the Wheaton Academy Homecoming Fireworks Display – Scheduled for Friday, October 6, 2017.
C. Approve the St. Andrew Lutheran Church CROP Hunger Walk – Scheduled for Sunday, October 15, 2017.
Items Not Sent to Committee:
D. Resolution No. 17-R-0051 – A Resolution Authorizing the Mayor to Accept a Plat of Easement and Abrogation for Public Utilities and Stormwater Management at 900 Prince Crossing Road – Wheaton Academy.
9. Reports by Committees
10. Unfinished Business
11. New Business
12. Correspondence and Announcements
September 6, 2017 Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals
September 7, 2017 Infrastructure Committee
September 11, 2017 Development Committee
September 14, 2017 Finance Committee (rescheduled)
13. Mayor’s Comments
14. Executive Session
A. Land Acquisition – 5 ILCS 120/2 (C) (5) (6)
B. Litigation – 5 ILCS 120/2 (C) (11)
C. Personnel Matters – 5 ILCS 120/2 (C) (1)
D. Review of Official Record – 5 ILCS 120/2 (C) (21)
15. Items to be Referred for Final Action from Executive Session.