Beardstown council OKs FY 18-19 budget

Mayor names new fire/ambulance chief, ordinance officer

At Tuesday night’s meeting of the Beardstown City Council, the council voted in favor of appointing Brian Becker as fire chief and Winifred Blake as code enforcement officer. Former Code Enforcement Officer Harvey Spears submitted a thank you letter and recommended his successor.

The council also passed an ordinance making appropriationsforFY2019. A public hearing was held at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the proposed budget appropriation. With fewer than 5 people in attendance and no public comments made, the hearing was adjourned at 5:33 p.m.

The council also approved an ordinance providing for the regulation of and application for small wireless facilities. &nbsp;&nbsp;<ahref=""><spanstyl... 13px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">To view more, please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.</span></a></p>