The Freeport City Council will be meeting Monday, October 6, 2014 at 6:00 pm in the City Council Chambers at 524 West Stephenson Street, 3rd Floor. If you have Comcast Cable, go to channel 17 to watch live.
Some highlights of the meeting:
Introduction of new police officers.
5th reading of ordinance amending garbage collection ordinance. It allows a multi-family dwelling owner of four or more units to form its own contractual relationship with a garbage hauler of their choosing.
Several ordinances dealing with Meadows TIF Redevelopment Project Area.
2nd reading of ordinance expanding Enterprise Zone to assist Dubuque, Iowa company to expand in East Dubuque. Hopefully, someone from Freeport can commute to East Dubuque for a job!
1st reading of ordinance on amending Enterprise Zone for Pearl Valley Farms (egg farm).
Resolution on redevelopment agreement dealing with property at corner of West and South Street (Jo Ann Fabrics area)
Resolution to create Transit Advisory Council consisting of seven member appointed by the Mayor. Great – another advisory council!
For the complete agenda go to http://www.ci.freeport.il.us/citygovernment/Agendas/A20141006.pdf