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AGENDA

Village of Antioch, Lake County, Illinois

Municipal Building: 874 Main Street, Antioch, IL 60002

Call In #  1-312-626-6799              Public Access Code: 592-598-564

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/592598564

PUBLIC HEARING – COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE – REGULAR MEETING

July 28, 2021

 

VILLAGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES; PUBLIC HEARING

REGARDING THE INTENT TO ISSUE GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS

(ALTERNATE REVENUE SOURCE), SERIES 2021

6:30 PM

  • Call to Order
  • Pledge of Allegiance
  • Roll Call
  • Absent Trustees Wishing to Attend Remotely
  • Public Hearing on the Intent to Issue General Obligation Bonds (Alternate Revenue Source), Series 2021
  • Adjournment

VILLAGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES; COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE

IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING PUBLIC HEARING

  • Call to Order
  • Roll Call
  • Absent Trustees Wishing to Attend Remotely
  • Approval of the July 14, 2021 Committee of the Whole meeting minutes as presented 

Citizens Wishing to address the Board (The public is invited to make an issue-oriented comment on any matter of public concern not otherwise on the agenda)  See below for instructions on submitting comments to the Village Board for virtual meeting settings.

Regular Business

  1. Discussion regarding agreement for shared parking lot southwest of Depot Street and Cunningham Drive with the United Methodist Church of Antioch
  2. Discussion regarding an ordinance amending Title 7, Chapter 1 of the Municipal Code of Antioch regarding General Traffic Regulations – Displays of Power
  3. Discussion regarding an Ordinance amending Section 6-2-8 of the Municipal Code of Antioch regarding Fireworks
  4. Discussion regarding an Ordinance amending Section 9-1-2 of the Municipal Code of Antioch regarding amendments to adopted codes
  • Other Business
  • Adjournment

 VILLAGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING

IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING 

  • Call to Order
  • Roll Call
  • Absent Trustees Wishing to Attend Remotely
  • Mayoral Report
    1. Appointment of Mark Sural as Alternate to the Park Board with a term ending 2023
    2. Appointment of Jenny DeBenedetto as alternate to the Park Board with a term ending 2025
    3. Acknowledgements:

Citizens Wishing to address the Board (The public is invited to make an issue-oriented comment on any matter of public concern not otherwise on the agenda)  See below for instructions on submitting comments to the Village Board for virtual meeting settings.

Consent Agenda (Items under the Consent Agenda are considered routine and/or non-controversial and will be approved by one motion. If any one board member wishes to have a separate vote on any item, it will be pulled from the Consent Agenda and voted on separately)

Regular Business

Administrator’s Report

Village Clerk’s Report

Trustee Reports

Executive Session – Collective Bargaining, Personnel, Pending Litigation, Property Acquisition, Lease of Village Property, Executive Session Minutes

Adjournment

AGENDA

Village of Antioch, Lake County, Illinois

Municipal Building: 874 Main Street, Antioch, IL 60002

Call In #  1-312-626-6799              Public Access Code: 592-598-564

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/592598564

PUBLIC HEARING – COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE – REGULAR MEETING

July 14, 2021

 

VILLAGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES; PUBLIC HEARING

REGARDING THE ANNUAL APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE

6:30 PM

 

  • Call to Order
  • Pledge of Allegiance
  • Roll Call
  • Absent Trustees Wishing to Attend Remotely
  • Public Hearing on the Annual Appropriation Ordinance for fiscal year 2021-2022.
  • Adjournment

VILLAGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES; COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE

IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING PUBLIC HEARING 

  • Call to Order
  • Pledge
  • Roll Call
  • Absent Trustees Wishing to Attend Remotely
  • Mayoral Report – Acknowledgements: GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, Oakwood Knolls Park Renovations: Emily and Daniel Henson
  • Approval of the June 23, 2021 Committee of the Whole meeting minutes as presented – Approved as presented

Citizens Wishing to address the Board (The public is invited to make an issue-oriented comment on any matter of public concern not otherwise on the agenda)  See below for instructions on submitting comments to the Village Board for virtual meeting settings.

Regular Business

  1. Overview of Hyper Reach Program for community-wide notifications
  2. Discussion regarding food truck regulations
  3. Discussion regarding an Ordinance Amending Title 7, Chapter 3 of the Municipal Code of Antioch Establishing Vehicle Weight Limits on several streets
  4. Discussion regarding an Ordinance Amending Section 1-4-6 of the Municipal Code of Antioch regarding remote meeting attendance at Board of Trustees Meetings
  5. Discussion regarding the Township Park Committee
  6. Discussion regarding Water and Sewer Billing Penalties
  • Other Business
  • Adjournment

 VILLAGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING

IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING 

  • Call to Order
  • Pledge of Allegiance
  • Roll Call
  • Absent Trustees Wishing to Attend Remotely
  • Mayoral Report
    1. Appointment of Jeremy Harter to the Police Pension Board replacing Angela Vitacco with a term ending 2022 – Approved as presented
    2. Appointment of the Historic Preservation Commission: (5 members) 3 members: 3-year term; 2 members: 2-year term – Resolution No. 21-43 – Approved as presented

Citizens Wishing to address the Board (The public is invited to make an issue-oriented comment on any matter of public concern not otherwise on the agenda)  See below for instructions on submitting comments to the Village Board for virtual meeting settings.

Consent Agenda (Items under the Consent Agenda are considered routine and/or non-controversial and will be approved by one motion. If any one board member wishes to have a separate vote on any item, it will be pulled from the Consent Agenda and voted on separately) – Approved as presented

    1. Approval of the June 14, 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes as presented.
    2. Approval of the June 23, 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes as presented.
    3. Approval of a Resolution ratifying a special event liquor license for the Lodge of Antioch for the Chamber of Commerce Taste of Summer held July 15-18, 2021; waiving all fees – Resolution No. 21-44
    4. Approval of a Resolution authorizing a special event liquor license for the Antioch Lion’s Club Chicken BBQ event to be held July 25, 2021, waiving all fees – Resolution No. 21-45

Regular Business

  1. Consideration and approval of payment of accounts payable as prepared by staff. – Approved as presented
  2. Consideration and approval of an Emergency Ordinance ratifying the Mayoral declaration of Emergency relating to Coronavirus – Ordinance No. 21-07-17 – Approved as presented
  3. Consideration and approval of an Ordinance granting a Tattoo License to Salt Salon & Spa LLC for Salt Salon and Spa to be located at 744 Main Street #101 – Ordinance No. 21-07-18 – Approved as presented
  4. Consideration and approval of an Ordinance amending Section 5-1-1 of the Municipal Code of Antioch regarding weeds and vegetative growth – Ordinance No. 21-07-19 – Approved as presented
  5. Consideration and approval of an Ordinance amending Title 4, Chapter 4 of the Municipal Code of Antioch regarding peddlers and solicitors – Ordinance No. 21-07-20 – Approved as presented
  6. Consideration and approval of the Annual Appropriation Ordinance for FY 2021-2022 – Ordinance No. 21-07-21 – Approved as presented
  7. Consideration and approval of a Resolution awarding a contract to Peter Baker & Son Co. for the 2021 Road Program in the amount of $1,110,737.14 – Resolution No. 21-46 – Approved as presented
  8. Consideration and approval of a Resolution Ratifying the Engagement Letter with Miller Canfield related to the potential refunding of the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Wastewater Project Loan – Resolution No. 21-47 – Approved as presented
  9. Consideration and approval of a Resolution Accepting an Underwriting disclosure letter from Robert W. Baird related to the potential refunding of the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Wastewater Project Loan – Resolution No. 21-48 – Approved as presented
  10. Consideration and approval of a Resolution approving the execution of an engagement letter with Chapman and Cutler related to the potential refunding of the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Wastewater Project Loan – Resolution No. 21-49 – Approved as presented
  11. Consideration and approval of an Ordinance authorizing the issuance of General Obligation Bonds (Alternate Revenue Source), Series 2021 of the Village of Antioch, Lake County, Illinois, in the aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $9,000,000 to refund the Village’s outstanding Waterworks and Sewerage Revenue Bond, Junior Lien (IEPA), Series 2008, dated April 25, 2008 and an outstanding loan agreement with the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, being the L17-0356 Loan payable of 2007 – Ordinance No. 21-07-22 – Approved as presented
  12. Consideration and approval of a Resolution approving small business grants – Resolution No. 21-50 – Approved as presented
  • Administrator’s Report
  • Village Clerk’s Report
  • Trustee Reports
  • Executive Session – Collective Bargaining, Personnel, Pending Litigation, Property Acquisition, Lease of Village Property, Executive Session Minutes
  • Adjournment
Aug
2
Mon
Historic Preservation Commission Meeting @ Village Hall
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm
Aug
5
Thu
It’s Thursday Concert Series – Rosie and the Rivets (Custom & Classic Car Show) @ Antioch Bandshell
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Rosie & The Rivets perform the most dance-able music of the 50’s and early 60’s as well as some modern hits with a retro twist.  Not your typical ‘oldies band, they perform a high-energy show that’s perfect for all ages.

Aug
7
Sat
Miss Antioch Pageants @ Antioch Senior Center
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm
Aug
12
Thu
It’s Thursday Concert Series – Serendipity (All girl band) @ Antioch Bandshell
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Serendipity is most notable for playing a combination of popular 60’s, 70’s and 80’s covers as well as current pop hits at events all over the Chicagoland area.  They are well known for their high energy and great musicianship.

Aug
14
Sat
Sawmill Tours @ Sawmill
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
19
Thu
It’s Thursday Concert Series – Peter Oprisko (Frank Sinatra) @ Antioch Bandshell
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Accompanied by various-sized music ensembles (ranging from solo piano to symphony orchestra), Peter has averaged 300+ performances for the past 20 years at theatres, performing arts centers, casinos, corporations, and charity galas throughout North America.  His exciting, engaging, interactive presentation that preserves, promotes, and perpetuates the rich musical legacies of America’s foremost singers and songwriters appeals to audiences of all ages and has attracted legions of followers and fans.