City of West Chicago City Council met July 1
City of West Chicago City Council met July 1.
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.
6. City Council Meeting Minutes of June 17, 2019
7. Corporate Disbursement Report - July 1, 2019 ($465,146.92)
8. Consent Agenda
Public Affairs Committee:
A. Ordinance No. 19-0-0020 – An Ordinance Amending Chapter 9, Article XII - Relocators and Repossessors.
B. Ordinance No. 19-0-0022 – An Ordinance Amending Chapter 9, Article XXIV Tobacco Sales, of the City of West Chicago Code of Ordinances to Prohibit the Sale of Tobacco Products and Electronic Smoking Devices to Persons Under 21 Years of Age.
C. Ordinance No. 19-0-0023 – An Ordinance Amending Chapter 11, Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, Article II Offenses, of the West Chicago Code of Ordinances Affecting Minors.
D. Resolution No. 19-R-0030 - A Resolution Authorizing the Mayor to
Execute an Intergovernmental Police Assistance Agreement to Join the DuPage Metropolitan Emergency Response and Investigation Team (MERIT).
E. Waive Competitive Bidding and Purchase a Mechanical Assist High Density Mobile Storage System and Pass Through Evidence Lockers (for an amount not to exceed $37,105.00).
9. Reports by Committees
A. Approve the Proposal for a Butterfly Mural on the Southwest Corner of the Supermercado Tampico Building.
10. Unfinished Business
11. New Business
Correspondence and Announcements
July 2, 2019 Plan Commission/ZBA
July 4, 2019 Infrastructure Committee (cancelled)
July 8, 2019 Development Committee
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.