By: Diane Benjamin
Bills and Payroll:
Indoctrination camps, the Illinois Municipal League represents cities, not taxpayers:
The Coliseum continues to bleed taxpayers:
This is year THREE for the Small Business Development Center. Is anybody asking what has been developed? https://blnnews.com/2018/01/03/knuckleheads/
Option 1 (50/50 split): That the Resolution approving the Small Business Development Center funding agreement between the City of Bloomington, Town of Normal, Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council, and Illinois Wesleyan University, in the amount of $9,709 in 2017, $26,068, and $26,068 in 2019, be approved and the Mayor and City Clerk be authorized to prepare the necessary documents.
Donna Boelen was right at the last meeting, the City already spends a fortune for “mental health”. No need for gambling addition funding, sales tax was raised to fund this:
One month of legal fees shipped to Springfield:
Gleason’s raise is on the Consent Agenda! The Council is too chicken to vote individually. It needs to get pulled and discussed, the minutes from the Executive Session will never be released.
Gleason is getting a 3.5% increase to $$191,475.00
Another Liquor store – strip mall a little east of Jewell that already sells alcohol: (Economic Development?)
May 14, 2018:
The Council approved preparing a lease, how did it move to SALE?
Video Gaming is back.