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Board Meeting Agenda – September 18, 2019

September Agenda

Forest Preserves of Winnebago County

BOARD MEETING

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 – 5:30 PM

Forest Preserve Headquarters

A G E N D A

A.  ROLL CALL

B.  PLEDGE of ALLEGIANCE – Gloria Lind

C.  APPROVAL of MINUTES

      Minutes for August 21

D.  PUBLIC PARTICIPATION, AWARDS, and PRESENTATIONS

     1. Sugar River Adventures – Mike Marti

                 E.   UNFINISHED BUSINESS / DISCUSSION

F.   NEW BUSINESS

Page          G.  ACTION ITEMS

1.                   1. Bills for August

3.                   2.  Acceptance of Budget & Appropriations Ordinance Layover

4.                   3.  Levy Ordinance Layover

5.                   4.  Tax Abatement

 H. UPDATES and  REPORTS 

 9.                   1. Preserve Operations

12.                  2. Land and Development

13.                  3. Golf

16.                  4. Marketing

18.                  5. Education

20.                  6. Human Resources

21.                  7. Law Enforcement

   I.  CLOSED SESSION

  J.  ANNOUNCEMENTS and COMMUNICATIONS

1. September 21 – Nurture Nature at a R.E.A.P. Volunteer Workday at Cedar Cliff Forest Preserve, Saturday from 9:00am – 12:00pm.

2. September 26 – Breakfast for the Dells Fundraiser at The Pavilion at Orchard Ridge Farms, Thursday from 7:30 – 8:30am.

3. September 28 – Forest Quest Scavenger Hunt.

                         4. October 13 – Autumn at the Arboretum at Klehm Arboretum, Sunday from 10:00am – 3:00pm.

5.  October 17-20 – Frenchman’s Frolic at Macktown Living History Center, Thursday – Sunday.

  K.  ADJOURNMENT

Next regular Board Meeting – 5:30 PM Wednesday, October 23, Forest Preserve Headquarters

Anyone wishing to address the Board must call 815-877-6100 or email kknapp@winnebagoforest.org in advance of the meeting.