MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING OF THE STAUNTON CITY COUNCIL, HELD IN THE RALPH & JOSEPHINE OLTMANN COMMUNITY CENTER, 101 WEST PEARL ST., STAUNTON, ILLINOIS ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2021
I. CALL TO ORDER:
Mayor Craig Neuhaus called the Staunton City Council Special Meeting to order at 6:00 P.M. on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.
II. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:
Mayor Craig Neuhaus led the Pledge Allegiance to the Flag.
III. ROLL CALL:
City Clerk Stiegemeier called roll with the following persons
PRESENT: Councilmembers Rick Johnson, Randy Hanks, Ryan Machota, John Moore, Mayor Craig Neuhaus and City Clerk Dennis Stiegemeier.
ELECTRONIC ATTENDANCE: Alderman David Manning and Police Chief Jeff Doerr.
NOT ATTENDING: Aldermen Chad Plenske and Jeff Scanzoni.
Motion by Johnson, seconded by Moore to approve hiring Thomas Williams as full time Police Officer from the recently approved Full Time Placement List compiled by the Police Commission. At Roll Call Vote – Ayes: Johnson, Hanks, Machota, Moore, Manning. Nayes: None. Absent: Plenske, Scanzoni. Motion carried.
Motion by Johnson, seconded by Machota to approve advertising for full time police officers. At Roll Call Vote – Hanks, Machota, Moore, Manning, Johnson. Nayes: None. Absent: Plenske, Scanzoni. Motion carried.
With no further business to discuss, Councilmember Hanks, seconded by Councilmember Machota made a motion to adjourn at 6:03 P.M. At Roll Call Vote – Machota, Moore, Manning, Johnson, Hanks. Nayes: None. Absent: Plenske, Scanzoni. Motion carried.
Dennis Stiegemeier, City Clerk