Mt. Vernon City Council To Meet

(MT. VERNON, IL) — The Mt. Vernon City Council is due to meet this evening. Among items on the agenda, The council will hear bid results for demolition of 9 residential properties within the city of Mt. Vernon. The City Attorney will read a rezoning ordinance for property at Continental Tire located at 11525 North Illinois Route 142 from AG-General Agriculture to I2-General Industrial., as well as a resolution imposing a moratorium on granting variances on minimum floor area for residential units established by Article 21 of the zoning code. Also, the City Attorney will give first ordinance readings authorizing a sale of municipal surplus vehicles and approving a tax increment redevelopment agreement with Menard, Inc. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Rolland W. Lewis Building.