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November 29, 2015

November 26 & 27, 2015

Thanksgiving Holiday - Most Village Offices Closed

November 27, 2015

Cookies With The Council - 3:30 p.m. - Main Street Train Station

Agenda Summary

 

  • A forum for comments from residents.  This will be held in conjunction with the tree lighting ceremony.  Complimentary cookies and apple juice will be served in the train station.

 

December 1, 2015

    Village Council Meeting - 7:00 p.m. - Council Chambers

Council Agenda rEmarks

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Council Meeting video

Council Agenda 12-01-15

Council Minutes 11-17-15

Meetings Schedule

Swearing-In Ceremony of Police Chief Kurt M. Bluder

Presentation - Patriot Award

 

Public Hearing

 

  • A.  PUB 2015-6576 Public Hearing:  2015 Aggregate Tax Levy and Abatements for the Village of Downers Grove

 

Consent Agenda

  • A.  COR 2015-6561 Claims Ordinance:  No. 6135, Payroll, November 13, 2015 
  • B.  BIL 2015-6562   Bills Payable:  No. 6230, December 1, 2015  
  • C.  RES 2015-6448  A resolution authorizing an agreement to establish recapture fees for a sanitary sewer located along the Tollway and Lacey Road
  • D.  MOT 2015-6490  A motion authorizing the purchase and renewal of property, general liability, excess liability and workers compensation insurance coverages
  • E.  MIN 2015-6573  Note receipt of minutes of Boards and Commissions
Active Agenda
  • A. ORD 2015-6525 An ordinance rezoning certain property located at 1940 Elmore Avenue
  • B. ORD 2015-6526 An ordinance approving an amendment to Planned Unit Development #51 to allow revisions to the campus master plan at Midwestern University located at 555 31st Street  
  • C. ORD 2015-6527 An ordinance rezoning certain property located at 2501 Hobson Road
  • D. ORD 2015-6528 An ordinance authorizing a special use for 2501 Hobson Road to permit a cemetery
  • E. RES 2015-6557 A resolution authorizing an agreement with Williams Architects


First Reading
  • A. ORD 2015-6571 An ordinance amending the Historic Preservation Code
  • B. MOT 2015-6572 A motion directing staff to implement the proposed strategies outlined in the Historic Preservation Report 
  • C. ORD 2015-6564 An ordinance adopting the 2015 aggregate tax levy
  • D. ORD 2015-6538 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2015 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2015 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #2 (Downers Grove Downtown Service Area)
  • E. ORD 2015-6539  An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2015 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2015 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #4 (Green Acres Subdivision)
  • F. ORD 2015-6540  An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2015 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2015 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #5 (Atwood Subdivision)
  • G. ORD 2015-6541  An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2015 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2015 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #6 (Fairview Fire Protection District)
  • H. ORD 2015-6542  An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2015 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2015 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #7 (Dunham Subdivision)
  • I. ORD 2015-6543  An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2015 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2015 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #8 (Nelson Meadow Subdivision)
  • J. ORD 2015-6529 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2008A
  • K. ORD 2015-6530 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2008B
  • L. ORD 2015-6531 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2009
  • M. ORD 2015-6532 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2010
  • N. ORD 2015-6533 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2010B
  • O. ORD 2015-6534 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2012
  • P. ORD 2015-6554 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the Library Refunding General Obligation Bonds, Series 2013
  • Q. ORD 2015-6535 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2013A
  • R. ORD 2015-6536 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2014
  • S. ORD 2015-6537 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2015 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2015


Council Member New Business
  • MOT 2015-6577 A motion directing staff to prepare an ordinance amendment re:  Meetings that fall on Election Day
 

December 2, 2015

Board of Fire and Police Commissioners - 5:00 p.m. - Ante Room

Agenda Summary

  • Motion to go into executive session pursuant to Section 2(c)(1) of the Open Meetings Act to conduct oral interviews of four candidates for Police Lieutenant for the purpose of creating an eligibility list, and one firefighter/paramedic candidate for the purpose of determining hiring

December 3, 2015


Liquor Commission - Cancelled