By: Diane Benjamin
No bills were approved at the last council meeting since it was held off-schedule for the holidays. Monday night $14,244,476.43 is up for approval. https://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=23691
As always, there was extensive travel. A lot of it is in the PCard spending, see PDF page 271 and following.
2020 starts where previous years left off – more pension spiking:
Legal is still sent to Springfield, forget Buy Local:
More than 4 pages of Amazon purchases, forget Buy Local – see PDF page 241
How much did the downtown Christmas lights cost?
Bloomington paid dues to the Chamber of Commerce too, Normal only paid $2,325: https://blnnews.com/2020/01/03/normal-could-have-short-meeting-monday/
Normal paid $50,000, see link above:
If the event report ever gets posted:
This is listed as a rental so there may never be an event report:
A report is available for the 4 Tenors show, where is the food on the report? https://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=23613