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April 17, 2016

April 16, 2016

Coffee With The Council - 9:00 a.m. - Downers Grove Public Library, 1050 Curtiss Street


Agenda Summary
  • Forum for comments from Village residents

April 18, 2016

Police Pension Fund - 9:00 a.m. - Ante Room

Agenda Summary

  • Motion to permit electronic attendance
  • Southern Sun Report
  • Investment Report
  • Lauterbach & Amen:  Actuary report; IDOI report; Craig Widlacki; Kevin Chapin
  • Treasurer's Report
  • New Hires:  Danielle Scaccia

April 19, 2016

Village Council Meeting - 6:30 p.m. Council Chambers

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Council Meeting video

Executive Session - 6:30 p.m.

Regular Council Meeting - 7:00 p.m. 

Council Agenda 04-19-16

Council Minutes 04-12-16

Meetings Schedule

Consent Agenda

  • A.  COR 2016-6775 Claims Ordinance:  No. 6153, Payroll, March 18, 2016
  • B.  BIL 2016-6776 Bills Payable:  No. 6258, April 19, 2016 
  • C.  MOT 2016-6742 A motion authorizing $31,263.50 to Air One, Inc., Elgin, IL, for rescue pumper equipment
  • D.  MOT 2016-6770 A motion awarding a contract for $180,560.63 to Denler, Inc., Mokena, IL, for 2016 crack sealing project
  • E.  MOT 2016-6748 A motion awarding a contract for $2,118,646.00 to Geneva Construction Company, Aurora, IL, for 2016 street resurfacing Contract A
  • F.  MIN 2016-6773 Note receipt of minutes of Boards and Commissions 
Active Agenda
  • A.  ORD 2016-6721 An ordinance authorizing a special use for 4617 Roslyn Road to permit an extended family accessory housing unit
  • B.  ORD 2016-6758 An ordinance amending certain traffic and parking provisions
  • C.  ORD 2016-6763 An ordinance amending Ordinance #5412 and the Village of Downers Grove budget for fiscal year 2015

First Reading
  • A. ORD 2016-6754 An ordinance designating the property at 715-719 Rogers Street as Planned Unit Development Number 50 and authorizing construction of two multi-family residence buildings 
  • B. ORD 2016-6755 An ordinance rezoning certain property located at 715-719 Rogers Street
  • C. ORD 2016-6756 An ordinance authorizing a special use for 715-719 Rogers Street to permit two multi-family residence buildings 

Manager's Report


Council Responses (Published on Tuesday afternoon, prior to the Council meeting)

April 20, 2016

Architectural Design Review Board - 7:00 p.m. - Council Chambers

Agenda Summary

  • 16-ADR-0002:  A petition seeking an Historic Landmark Designation for the property commonly known as 1232 Gilbert Avenue, Downers Grove, IL (PIN 09-07-220-022).  The property is located on the north side of Gilbert Avenue, approximately 230 feet west of Carpenter Street.  Irene Hogstrom and Mark Bragen, Petitioners and Owners.
  • 16-ADR-0003:  A petition seeking an Historic Landmark Designation for the property commonly known as 701 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove, IL (PIN 09-08-403-005).  The property is located at the southwest corner of Benton and Maple.  Brian and Christine Martin, Petitioners and Owners.
  • 16-ADR-0004:  A petition seeking an Historic Landmark Designation for the property commonly known as 1000 Burlington Avenue, Downers Grove, IL (PIN 09-08-502-006).  The property is the train station located at the intersection of Burlington Avenue and Main Street.  Village of Downers Grove, Petitioner and Owner.

April 21, 2016

Foreign Fire Fund - 7:30 a.m. - Fire Station 2, 5420 Main Street

Agenda Summary
  • Treasurer's Report:  General Fund; Widow's Fund
  • Old Business:  Station #1 sheet sets; Plastic cups order completed; Gear dryer credit; Station #3 gear dryer valve repair; Update on archive project; Triage kits ordered for replacement; laptop computer purchase; tools for saw kits; Station #5 purchases complete; Station #3 purchases; Update on fitness clock timers; Draft initial Foreign Fire Tax Board Policy
  • New Business:  Request for purchase Stations #1, 2, 3, 5, Administration; General Requests