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City of Aledo Cemetery & Cable T.V. Committee met November 6

By Rock Island Today Reports | Nov 28, 2019


City of Aledo Cemetery & Cable T.V. Committee met Nov. 6.

Here is the minutes provided by the committee:

The Cemetery & Cable T.V. Committee of the City of Aledo met in Open Session in the Council Chambers of the City Hall building on November 06, 2017. Committee Chair Slater called the meeting to order at 5:45 P.M. The roll was called, whereupon the following committee members answered present:


Also present were TERRY BEWLEY, Alderman, CHRIS KOPP, Alderman, CHRIS SULLIVAN, Chief of Police, JUSTIN BLASER, Director of Public Works & Utilities, and JAROD DALE, City Clerk.

Motion made by ALD. Chausse and seconded by ALD. Bertrand to approve the meeting minutes of 09/15/14 as presented. A Unanimous voice vote followed in agreement.

The following was discussed:

Old Business: No Report.

New Business: Discussion and Review of Resolution No. 03-17-08-2R; A Resolution Amending Cemetery Fees: CITY CLERK reported the last adjustment of rates at the cemetery were in 2008. ALD. Slater reviewed current rates provided by:

 City of Aledo: Lot Purchase - $475; Grave Opening - $525 & weekend and holidays - $675.

 Peniel Cemetery: Lot Purchase $150 old & $200 new section; Grave Opening - $625 weekday & $725 weekend & holidays.

 City of New Boston: Lot Purchase - $300; Grave Opening - $500 weekdays & $700 weekends & holidays.

 Greenmound Cemetery: Lot Purchase - $175; Grave Opening - $625 weekdays and $725 weekends & holidays.

Motion was made by ALD. Bertrand and seconded by ALD. Holmes to instruct the City Administrator and City Staff to enforce Resolution 03-17-08-2R regarding “all fees shall increase on January 1 of each calendar year in proportion to an increase in the Consumer Price Index, to a maximum increase of 3%”. A Unanimous voice vote followed in agreement.

ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business, motion was made by ALDERMAN CHAUSSE and seconded by ALDERMAN HOLMES that the meeting be adjourned. Unanimous voice vote followed in agreement. Meeting was adjourned at 6:10 P.M.

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