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December 10, 2017

December 12, 2017

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

Council Agenda rEmarks

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Council Meeting video

Council Agenda 12-12-17

Council Minutes 12-05-17

Meetings Schedule

Consent Agenda

  • A.  BIL 2017-7630    Bills Payable:  No. 6368, December 12, 2017 
  • B.  RES 2017-7628   A resolution authorizing the sale by public auction of personal property owned by the Village of Downers Grove
  • C.  MOT 2017-7625  A motion authorizing the purchase of six replacement vehicles
  • D.  MOT 2017-7631  A motion issuing the 2018 Class A scavenger license to Allied Waste Services of North America, LLC
  • E.  RES 2017-7542 A resolution authorizing a first amendment to subdivision improvement agreement with Bradley Property Holdings, LLC and Bradley Construction Services for McInerney Subdivision
Active Agenda  
  • A.  ORD 2017-7571 An ordinance rezoning certain property located at 4340 Prince Street
  • B.  ORD 2017-7598 An ordinance authorizing the extension of a special use to permit construction and redevelopment of a fueling station and car wash at 1401-1445 Ogden Avenue to March 20, 2018
  • C.  RES 2017-7593 A resolution granting historic landmark designation for 4632 Main Street
  • D.  RES 2017-7594 A resolution granting historic landmark designation for 1324 Maple Avenue 
  • E.  ORD 2017-7607 An ordinance adopting the 2017 aggregate tax levy
  • F. ORD 2017-7608 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2017 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2017 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #2 (Downers Grove Downtown Service Area) 
  • G. ORD 2017-7609 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2017 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2017 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #4 (Green Acres Subdivision)
  • H.  ORD 2017-7610 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2017 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2017 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #5 (Atwood Subdivision)
  • I.  ORD 2017-7611 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2017 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2017 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #6 (Fairview Fire Protection District)
  • J.  ORD 2017-7612 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2017 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2017 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #7 (Dunham Subdivision)
  • K.  ORD 2017-7613 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2017 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2017 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #8 (Nelson Meadow Subdivision)
  • L. ORD 2017-7614 An ordinance levying taxes for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of January 2017 and ending on the thirty-first day of December 2017 for Village of Downers Grove Special Service Area #9 (35th & Saratoga Subdivision)
  • Motion to Adopt Ordinances ORD 2017-7615 through ORD 2017-7623 (Active Agenda Items M-U)
  • M. ORD 2017-7615 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2009
  • N. ORD 2017-7616 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2010  
  • O.  ORD 2017-7617 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2010B 
  • P.  ORD 2017-7618 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2012
  • Q. ORD 2017-7619 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2013A 
  • R. ORD 2017-7620 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2014
  • S.  ORD 2017-7621 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2015 
  • T. ORD 2017-7622 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2016
  • U.  ORD 2017-7623 An ordinance abating a portion of the 2017 tax levy related to the General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2017 
First Reading
  • A.  ORD 2017-7626  An ordinance authorizing the extension of a Planned Unit Development site plan approval to allow additional signage at 3300 Finley Road to December 20, 2018
  • B.  MOT 2017-7606  A motion approving the downtown development regulatory framework and directing staff to prepare implementation ordinances
  • C.  RES 2017-7531  A resolution amending the Village Council police and fire pension funding policy
  • D.  ORD 2017-7595 An ordinance amending the stormwater utility rate
  • E.  ORD 2017-7596  An ordinance repealing water rates furnished by other municipalities 

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

December 14, 2017

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

Agenda Summary
  • Treasurer's Report:  General Fund; Widow's Fund
  • Old Business:  Outstanding General Purchases - training tower update, if any
  • Good of the Fund:  Election Results; Officer Selections
Meeting Cancelled - Environmental Concerns Commission - 7:00 p.m. - Committee Room 

Agenda Summary
  • Staff Update on Ongoing Projects
  • New Business:  Update on Composting Program
Stormwater and Flood Plain Oversight Committee - 7:00 p.m. - Public Works Facility, 5101 Walnut

Agenda Summary
  • New Business:  2017 year end stormwater summary; Future stormwater projects; APA/FEMA project; Update on potential stormwater code changes; Meetings for next year
  • Staff Report

December 16, 2017

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

Agenda Summary
  • Forum for comments from Village residents