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May 1, 2020 Working Meeting Hotel Motel Board

AGENDA Discuss Hotel Motel Taxes Discuss Promotional Fees Discuss Tourism Office Discuss Tourism Director’s Position Discuss Matters Concerning the Actions, Functions & Personnel Requirements Of The H/M Board & Limits And Regulations Set Forth By Ordinance Public Comment

Attorney General: Further Action is Warranted on County Board Meeting

As we previously reported, the Hancock County Board held a meeting on March 20, 2018 without properly posting the agenda, and discussing and deciding on issues not properly advertised. We filed a request with the Illinois Attorney General to review the situation on March 21, 2018. We learned today that the Attorney General’s office decided […]

Nauvoo City 2019 Audit Available in Draft Form

As we said in the February 12th City Council meeting, we have obtained a draft copy of the annual audit of Nauvoo City accounts. It is made available here for anyone wishing to review it prior to the next City Council meeting. In response to comments made at the City Council meeting; as with all […]

Fiscal Year 2019 Draft Budget On the Agenda for City Council

The FY2019 budget is scheduled for discussion in the April 10, 2018 City Council Meeting. We received a copy today, and it has been posted online.  There is much to consider, with not much time to do so. The budget does exceed last years budget in terms of spending. Last years budget proposed a whopping  $2,154,495.00 […]

Two Important Meetings This Week

On Monday afternoon at 4:30 pm, the Nauvoo City Finance & Personnel Committee will hold its monthly meeting. On the agenda are several items of importance to the citizens of Nauvoo. The Fiscal Year 2019 budget will be presented by the City Treasurer. We are interested to see if it continues the increase in spending […]

No Time Specified for Advertised Public Spaces Committee Meeting

The agenda posted at City Hall does not specify a time for the meeting. The agenda does state that it is an agenda for 4-5-18, but no time is given. The Attorney General’s Office specifies that “Giving public notice means providing the date, time and location of a meeting.” Rather than deal with an Open […]


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