Back To News Listing OCTOBER 2021 BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING AGENDA | Thursday, September 30, 2021
VILLAGE OF COLFAX
BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING
Monday, October 4, 2021
7:00 p.m.


A G E N D A


1. Call meeting to order.
2. Roll call.
3. Pledge of Allegiance.
4. Minutes
__________ made a motion to dispense with the reading of the
minutes of the regular monthly meeting and approve as presented. ___________ seconded the motion.

5. Treasurer’s Report
___________ made a motion to approve the Treasurer’s Report as
presented.
___________ seconded the motion.

6. Pay Bills
___________ made a motion to pay the bills as presented.
___________ seconded the motion.

7. PUBLIC COMMENTS-ITEMS ON THE AGENDA- 5 minute limit
per person.

8. SPECIAL REPORTS:
A. Police Department
B. Maintenance Department
C. Animal Control & Zoning Report
D. EMA Report
E. Mayor’s Report

9. COMMITTEE REPORTS:
A. Finance & Audit Committee- David Rathke – 7:00 p.m., Monday, October 25, 2021
B. Police & Liquor Committee- Carol Stephenson
C. Water & Sewer Committee- Charles Morefield
D. Streets & Lights Committee- Benjamin Thackeray – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, October 28, 2021
E. Maintenance Equipment & Vehicle Committee- Vincent Beck – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, October 21, 2021

10. OLD BUSINESS:
A. Rescheduling Finance & Audit Committee Meeting from Thursday, October 14 to Monday, October 25, 2021.
B. Review and any suggested additions or changes for Basic Guidelines for Hiring Employees of the Village of Colfax.

11. NEW BUSINESS:
A. Presentation about creation of Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District in Colfax by Gwen Crawford, Economic Development Group, Ltd.
B. Correspondence received from Illinois Municipal League Risk Management Association (RMA) related to insurance renewal and increased coverage changes for 2022. (Note: Alternate proposal from Compass Insurance to be presented on November 8, 2021 meeting. Final action on 2022 insurance carrier at that meeting)
C. Designating Halloween Trick or Treat for Village of Colfax to be from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Halloween night, Sunday, October 31, 2021.

12. PUBLIC COMMENTS-ITEMS NOT ON THE AGENDA- 5 minute limit
per person.

13. Executive Session to consider appointment, employment, compensation,
discipline, performance, dismissal of village employees and pending
litigation pursuant to Section 2(C)(11) of the Illinois Open Meeting Act.

14. ___________ made a motion to return to Open Session at ____ p.m.
___________ seconded the motion.


15. ___________ made a motion to adjourn.
___________ seconded the motion.





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