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Monday, April 22, 2019
The Charleston City Council met May 3 to discuss a proclamation recognizing the month of May as Motorcycle Awareness Month in honor of the 30th anniversary of the efforts of A.B.A.T.E. of Illinois.
The Oblong board of trustees met April 6 to approve the Antique Tractor/Engine Club's request to use the park for its annual Antique Tractor/Engine Show on Aug. 12, 13 and 14.
The Tuscola City Council met April 25 to approve the water sewer rate resolution that calls for a 0 percent increase in sewer rates and a 7.5 percent increase in water rates.
Mattoon Community Unit School District No. 2 board of education in the City of Mattoon met May 10 to discuss payment of bills and final approval of the amended fiscal year 2016 budget.
The Charleston Carnegie Public Library board of trustees met March 7 to approve the Non-Resident Card Program participation for a fee that is to remain at $95.
The Shelbyville Community Unit School District #4 board of education met Feb. 18 to approve the purchase of 22 iPads for $8,238 from the Title I grant programs for Main Street and Kindergarten Center.
The Marshall Public Library board of trustees met March 9 to approve a line-item amount of $129,000 for the fiscal year 2016-2017 budget appropriations.
Republicans in the Illinois General Assembly have tried once again to get answers from Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino regarding his campaign spending while serving in the House.
The Arcola City Council gathered for a regular meeting at 7 p.m. on May 2 to discuss building handbooks and other reports.
The Marshall Area Public Library District board of trustees met Feb. 23 to discuss the treasurer’s report -- having $5,146.50 in the general fund and $4,764.78 in the insurance fund at the time.
The Charleston Carnegie Public Library board of trustees met April 4 to elect its fiscal year 2017 officers.
The Mattoon City Council met April 19 to approve the consent agenda consisting of minutes of the regular meeting on April 5, as well as bills and payroll for the first half of April 2016.
The board of education for Community Unit School District No. 1 met March 9 to accept a $4,482.28 donation from student and community supporters in support of Ashmore Elementary School.
The Arcola City Council met April 18 to consider and approve the budget for fiscal year 2017.
The City of Arcola School District 306 Board of Education Policy Committee will meet at 3:30 p.m. tomorrow, May 5, to discuss building handbooks.
The Marshall City Council met April 25 to consider and take action on Pay Application No. 4 from Hoerr Construction Inc. for the sewer lining project in the amount of $104,567.97.
The Cumberland CUSD #77 board of education in Cumberland County met on April 21 to authorize a budget preparation.
The Tuscola Tourism Committee met Feb. 16 to discuss several sponsors for the Market on Main event starting in July.
The Tuscola City Council met April 11 to approve the contract with Jamaica Pyrotechnics Inc. in the amount of $25,000 for the annual fireworks display on July 9.
Marshall City Council met April 11 to approve the treasurer’s report on the balance of city funds in the amount of $8,808,739.63 for March 31.