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

Meeting: March 22, 2010

April 6, 2010 by City Clerk  
Filed under Council Meeting Minutes

A PUBLIC HEARING WAS CALLED TO ORDER ON MARCH 22, 2010 AT 5:30 P.M. IN THE CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS REGARDING THE PROPOSED THIRD AMENDMENT TO THE OGLESBY TAX INCREMENT FINANCING DISTRICT I REDEVELOPMENT AREA PLAN AND PROJECTS. THOMAS JACOBS ANSWERED PUBLICS QUESTIONS. PUBLIC HEARING ADJOURNED AT 6:45 P.M.

A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE OGLESBY CITY COUNCIL WAS HELD ON MONDAY, MARCH 22, 2010 AT 6:50 P.M. IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBERS.
PRESENT: MAYOR TORRES AND COMMISSIONERS DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY FINLEY that the minutes of the last regular meeting be approved. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY PORTER that the ordinance approving the Third Amendment to the Oglesby Tax Increment Financing District I Redevelopment Plan and Projects be held over for public review. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY PORTER that the ordinance designating the Amended Redevelopment Project Area for the Third Amendment to Oglesby Tax Increment Financing District I be held over for public review. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY PORTER that the Ordinance adopting Tax Increment Allocation Financing for the Third Amendment to Oglesby Tax Increment Financing District I be held over for public review. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY DANEKAS SECONDED BY FINLEY that the ordinance authorizing and providing for the issuance of not to exceed $6,600,000 aggregate principal amount General Obligation Bonds (Alternate Revenue Source), Series 2010A and 2010B of the City of Oglesby, LaSalle County, Illinois, and for the levy of a direct annual tax sufficient to pay the principal of and interest on said bonds be held over for public review. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY FINLEY to approve the proclamation of A.B.A.T.E. (A Brotherhood Aimed Toward Education) for the month of May 2010 in the City of Oglesby, Illinois. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
READ AND ACCEPTED THE LETTER OF RESIGNATION OF RICHARD BALLERINI FROM THE OGLESBY AMBULANCE BOARD.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY YBORRA that the extension of the Economic Coordinator/Tourism Director be held over for review and tabled. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY YBORRA that Ordinance No. 721-032210, An Ordinance Prohibiting The Use Of Groundwater As A Potable Water Supply By The Installation Or Use Of Potable Water Supply Wells Or By Any Other Method For Certain Parcels Of Real Estate Located Within The City Of Oglesby be accepted. AYES: PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. NAYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY FINLEY to enter into executive session for the discussion of union negotiations. (7:20 p.m.) AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY YBORRA to exit executive session. (8:50 p.m.) AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED.
MOVED BY PORTER SECONDED BY FINLEY that we do now adjourn. AYES: DANEKAS, FINLEY, PORTER, YBORRA, MAYOR TORRES. MOTION CARRIED. MEETING ADJOURNED.

CITY CLERK