Mt. Vernon City Council Meets

(MT. VERNON, IL) — The Mt. Vernon City Council met Monday evening. Among items on the agenda, the Council heard results and approved a new postage machine. The Council approved a request to seek bids for ADA improvements at the Aquatic Zoo. Interim City Manager Mary Ellen Bechtel indicated that some of the improvements have already been started, but that many will take place after the Aquatic Zoo is closed for the season. The Council also approved a design contract with Roundtable Design for resurfacing and curb ramp replacement of Old Fairfield Road, with that project expected to completed no later than June 30th, 2016. The next meeting is scheduled for Monday July 20th.