By: Diane Benjamin
Monday night agenda:
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Part of Shelbourne already has bike lanes:
Has anybody counted how many people use the current bike lanes? The Town claims the residents have been notified and no complaints have been made about the on-street parking ban.
This one is fun! The State of Illinois shows their ignorance of economics once again:
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I’m sure there is more to this story, but Normal has been enforcing the 2015 edition. Instead of adopting the 2018 codes, the Town will simply not enforce any energy code. If the State wants to enforce it, it will be up to them.
Why would anyone invest in new construction in Illinois? Does the Trail East Developer know? The new rules apply to both residential and commercial buildings. What are they? I have no idea. See this link: http://il.elaws.us/law/20ilcs3125
Bills for approval:
Did you get your invitation to the Mayor’s Dinner? That cost is only for the invitations! Who is the plaque for Mayor?
The paper reported Koos’ trip to Hawaii was around $2700, no it wasn’t. What did taxpayer’s get for $3,010? https://blnnews.com/2019/07/18/bloomington-bills-for-monday-2/
Why do “planning sessions” have to be held at the Marriott?
Taxpayers are forced to subsidize Connect Transit via the Town of Normal, but Normal has no influence on operations – according to the City Manager.
Freedom Fund Banquet – see the website, it needs updated: http://thefcrc.org/wp/
Would the CornBelters have any money without Normal? I hear attendance at games is dismal.
Has anybody listened to a podcast? This isn’t the first one.
Normal is big on photography – where are the photos?