110 E. Walnut Street - Oglesby, Illinois 61348  ·  Phone: 815-883-3389

Meeting: February 1, 2010

February 23, 2010 by City Clerk  
Filed under Council Meeting Minutes

A PUBLIC HEARING WAS CALLED TO ORDER AT 6:30 P.M. AT THE CITY ADMINISTRATIVE BUILDING OF THE CITY OF OGLESBY, LASALLE COUNTY, ILLINOIS, 100 E. WALNUT STREET, OGLESBY, ILLINOIS REGARDING A PLAN TO ISSUE NOT TO EXCEED $6,600,000 IN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF THE ISSUER’S TAXABLE GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS (ALTERNATE REVENUE SOURCE), SERIES 2010 (THE “BONDS”). TONY TORRES, MAYOR, AS HEARING OFFICER READ THE STATEMENT. PUBLIC HEARING ADJOURNED AT 6:35 P.M.

A REGULAR MEETING OF THE OGLESBY CITY COUNCIL WAS HELD ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2010 AT 7:00 P.M. IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBERS.
PRESENT: MAYOR TORRES AND COMMISSIONERS DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY YBORRA that the minutes of the Public Hearing be accepted. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY FINLEY that the minutes of the last regular meeting be accepted. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY YBORRA SECONDED BY PORTER that the minutes from the special meeting be accepted. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY FINLEY that all bills presented be paid. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED. The following bills were ordered paid: American Red Cross $200.00 Have A Heart Dance donation; Federal Licensing $124.00 dues; Susan G Komen Race for the Cure $200.00 donation; City of Oglesby $10.00 petty cash; Postmaster $748.09 postage; Richard Watts $121.69 clothing reimbursement; Kevin Marzetta $750.00 donation; Operation Claus $500.00 donations; ASK Enterprises $1620.83 supplies; Ameren IP $1144.22 utilities; Arrow Sales & Services $167.50 other services; Batteryhouse $2.50 supplies; Bob’s Business $76.10 Dickinson House maint; Cabay & Co. $116.22 supplies; Call One $1204.90 phone; Carus Corp. $2354.50 supplies; Comcast Cable $44.95 supplies; Comm Revolving Fund $655.50 communication charges; Delta Dental of IL $1928.79 insurance; Dever & Sons Trucking $340.78 other services; De’Vine Floral Designs $35.00 flowers; Emergency Medical Products $605.52 supplies; Feece Oil $801.16 fuel; Fleet Services $3270.78 fuel; Foster Coach Sales $135.90 vehicle maint; Global Emergency Products $986.35 vehicle maint; Vanessa Hales $122.30 deposit refund; Hennepin Boat Store $225.00 supplies; Hymans Engineering Inc $4202.00 engineering; Hy-Vee $311.05 supplies; IVCH $25.00 other services; Illini State Bank-Visa $48.82 supplies; John Pohar & Sons $962.50 other services; King Tire $368.50 vehicle maint; Kittilson’s Garage $1968.95 vehicle maint; LaSalle Office Supply $125.68 supplies; Mautino Distributing $30.00 other services; Jeannie Mekley $50.00 training; Menards $2539.94 supplies; Modern Business $49.07 equip maint; Motorola $173.74 equip maint; MSC-Dollar General $25.50 building maint; North American Salt $1965.57 supplies; Oglesby Elk’s Lodge $232.00 Christmas Party; Oscar’s Automotive $854.89 vehicle maint; Patten Industries $13.08 equip maint; Ray O’Herron $284.79 supplies; Revere Electric $416.83 equip maint; RSC Equipment Rental $42.30 equip; Tom Searls $4878.78 lift station reimbursement/Creekside Subd; Somonauk Water $66.50 other services; Springfield Electric Supply $44.17 supplies; Stevens Service Center $370.00 vehicle maint; Thomas N Jacob & Associates $12701.50 legal fees; UC Paving $24465.86 improvements; Universal Inc $703.40 supplies; USA Bluebook $2349.07 supplies; VSP $537.66 insurance; Water Products $1212.92 supplies; Jerry Yendro $63815.75 reimbursement-Oakwood Estates/Hickory Hills; ZB Supply $224.83 supplies; Zoll Medical Corp $26.40; AEA $6464.00 engineering. Total $151146.02
MOVED BY FINLEY SECONDED BY DANEKAS that Ordinance No. 714-020110, an ordinance re-establishing rates and charges for the use and service of the electrical system of the City of Oglesby, LaSalle County, Illinois which repeals all prior ordinances and resolutions in conflict there within be accepted and published in pamphlet form. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY PORTER that Ordinance No. 715-020110, an ordinance to establish date for Public Hearing for the Third Amendment to Oglesby Tax Increment Financing District I Redevelopment Project Area, Plan and Projects be accepted and published in pamphlet form. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY YBORRA that Ordinance No. 716-020110, an ordinance authorizing the issuance of Taxable General Obligation Bonds (Alternate Revenue Source), Series 2010 of the City of Oglesby, Illinois, in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $6,600,000 for the purpose of financing the costs of certain capital projects within the City and paying for costs related thereto, as amended be accepted and published in pamphlet form. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY FINLEY that Ordinance No. 717-020110, an ordinance approving and authorizing the execution of a professional services agreement for the 2010 amendment to Oglesby Tax Increment Financing District I Redevelopment Project Area, Plan and Projects by and between Thomas N. Jacob & Associates, Ltd. And The Economic Development Group, Ltd. and the City of Oglesby, Illinois be accepted and published in pamphlet form. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY FINLEY that permission be granted to the I/V Lightning 14 & Under Youth Baseball team to hold a tag day on Saturday, March 20, 2010 from 8:00 a.m. until Noon at the corners of Walnut Street and Columbia Avenue. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY DANEKAS to donate $200 to the American Red Cross Illinois Valley Chapter. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY DANEKAS to donate $200 to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY YBORRA that Ordinance No. 718-020110, an ordinance setting forth provisions for compliance with the Illinois Freedom of Information Act be accepted and published in pamphlet form. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY FINLEY that Ordinance No. 719, an ordinance abating the tax heretofore levied for the year 2009, payable in the year 2010, to pay debt service on electric bonds (Ordinance No. 688-121508) of the City of Oglesby, LaSalle County, Illinois be placed over for public review. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY YBORRA SECONDED BY PORTER that we do now adjourn. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED. MEETING ADJOURNED.

CITY CLERK