Mar
25

Union County Board of Commissioners Agenda for March 27, 2015

UNION COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
AGENDA FOR
March 27, 2015 @ 8:30 am
Union County Courthouse Community Room

I. CALL MEETING TO ORDER

II. ROLL CALL

III. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

IV. BUILDING PERMITS

V. COUNTY FINANCES DISTRIBUTION

VI. OLD BUSINESS

A. Executive Session: Pursuant to Open Meetings Act Sec. 2(c)(11)-pending litigation; 2(c)(2)-collective negotiating matters; 2(c)(1)-employees; 2(c)(5) and 2(c)(6)-real estate; 2(c)(7)-sale of securities

VII. NEW BUSINESS

A. U of I Extension Annual Report – Jody Johnson

B. Anna-Jonesboro Garden Club – Elaine Dunn and Linda Karraker

C. Southern 7 Health Dept.- Annual Report

D. Review of Open Meetings Act

E. Approval of Intergovernmental Agreement with Regional Office of Education #30

F. Resolution Proclaiming April 2015 as Child Abuse Prevention Month

VIII. COMMITTEE REPORTS

Richard Cunningham – Union County Economic Development, 911

Bobby Toler, Jr. – Shawnee Development Council

Dale Russell – Southern Seven Health Dept., Southern Five Regional Planning

Danny Hartline – Animal Control

Max Miller – Animal Control

IX. OTHER BUSINESS

X. PUBLIC COMMENTS

XI. ADJOURNMENT

Meeting dates are the second and fourth Friday of each month, unless noted.
Agenda items shall be received in the Union County Clerk’s office by Tuesday, before Friday’s meeting.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1527

Mar
11

Union County Board of Commissioners Agenda for March 13, 2015

UNION COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
AGENDA FOR
March 13, 2015 @ 8:30 am
Union County Courthouse Community Room

I. CALL MEETING TO ORDER

II. ROLL CALL

III. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

IV. BUILDING PERMITS

V. COUNTY FINANCES DISTRIBUTION

VI. OLD BUSINESS

A. Executive Session: Pursuant to Open Meetings Act Sec. 2(c)(11)-pending litigation; 2(c)(2)-collective negotiating matters; 2(c)(1)-employees; 2(c)(5) and 2(c)(6)-real estate; 2(c)(7)-sale of securities

B. Resolution Authorizing the Conveyance of Deeds from the Trustee Land Auction

C. 2015 Materials Bid Resolution for Union County Highway Department

VII. NEW BUSINESS

A. Resolution Opposing the Reduction of Local Government Redistributive Funds to Counties

VIII. COMMITTEE REPORTS

Richard Cunningham – Union County Economic Development, 911

Bobby Toler, Jr. – Shawnee Development Council

Dale Russell – Southern Seven Health Dept., Southern Five Regional Planning

Danny Hartline – Animal Control

Max Miller – Animal Control

IX. OTHER BUSINESS

X. PUBLIC COMMENTS

XI. ADJOURNMENT

Meeting dates are the second and fourth Friday of each month, unless noted.
Agenda items shall be received in the Union County Clerk’s office by Tuesday, before Friday’s meeting.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1524

Mar
03

Job Opening – Juvenile Justice Council Grant Coordinator

Job Description

Part-time employment opportunity working 20 hours per week. Duties include implementing and coordinating a circuit-wide grant focused on juvenile justice. Grant Coordinator will provide administrative, financial, and advisory services, including coordinating meetings, managing grant funds, creating grant reports, managing data collection, researching juvenile programs, and assisting counties within the First Circuit in developing juvenile services.

Qualifications

Qualified applicants will hold a minimum Bachelor’s degree in an applicable field. Applications will be received until the position is filled.

Additional Information

Send letter of interest, resume, and references to:

Union County Board of Commissioners
Attn: Grant Coordinator Opening
309 West Market Street
Room 110
Jonesboro, IL 62952

Union County Government is an equal opportunity employer.

Apply Online

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1510

Feb
25

Union County Board of Commissioners Agenda for February 27, 2015

UNION COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
AGENDA FOR
February 27, 2015 @ 8:30 am
Union County Courthouse Community Room

I. CALL MEETING TO ORDER

II. ROLL CALL

III. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

IV. BUILDING PERMITS

V. COUNTY FINANCES DISTRIBUTION

VI. OLD BUSINESS

A. Executive Session: Pursuant to Open Meetings Act Sec. 2(c)(11)-pending litigation; 2(c)(2)-collective negotiating matters; 2(c)(1)-employees; 2(c)(5) and 2(c)(6)-real estate; 2(c)(7)-sale of securities

VII. NEW BUSINESS

A. Approval of Intergovernmental Agreement with Regional Office of Education #30

B. 6 Month Review of Executive Session Minutes

VIII. COMMITTEE REPORTS

Richard Cunningham – Union County Economic Development, 911

Bobby Toler, Jr. – Shawnee Development Council

Dale Russell – Southern Seven Health Dept., Southern Five Regional Planning

Danny Hartline – Animal Control

Max Miller – Animal Control

IX. OTHER BUSINESS

X. PUBLIC COMMENTS

XI. ADJOURNMENT

Meeting dates are the second and fourth Friday of each month, unless noted.
Agenda items shall be received in the Union County Clerk’s office by Tuesday, before Friday’s meeting.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1506

Feb
19

ILLINOIS SHERIFFS’ ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIPS

For Immediate Release

ILLINOIS SHERIFFS’ ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIPS

The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association announces that it will be awarding over $53,000 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2015-2016 academic year.  The scholarships are to be applied to tuition, books and fees only.  The student must be enrolled full-time at a certified institution of higher learning within the State of Illinois.

Sheriff Scott Harvel, Union County, will be awarding (1) scholarship in the amount of $500.00.

There will be no restriction on any applicant by reason of race, age, creed, color, sex or national origin.  The only limitations are as follows:

  • applicants must be permanent Illinois residents
  • scholarships must be utilized at institutions of higher learning within the State of Illinois
  • students must be enrolled as a full-time student during the 2015-2016 school year (excluding summer session)

Applications are now available at you local Sheriff’s Office or on the internet at www.ilsheriff.org.  Students must complete the application;  answer the essay question and return all documentation to the Sheriff’s Office in the permanent county of residence by March 15, 2015 (must be postmarked by the date).

For more information, please contact your local Sheriff’s Office, Illinois Sheriffs’ Association, high school advising center or college financial aid office.

Click here to download the application.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1494

Feb
16

Courthouse Closed – February 17, 2015

Due to weather conditions, the Union County Courthouse will be closed on Tuesday, February 17, 2015.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1492

Feb
13

Union County Board of Commissioners Agenda for February 13, 2015

UNION COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
AGENDA FOR
February 13, 2015 @ 8:30 am
Union County Courthouse Community Room

I. CALL MEETING TO ORDER

II. ROLL CALL

III. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

IV. BUILDING PERMITS

V. COUNTY FINANCES DISTRIBUTION

VI. OLD BUSINESS

A. Executive Session: Pursuant to Open Meetings Act Sec. 2(c)(11)-pending litigation; 2(c)(2)-collective negotiating matters; 2(c)(1)-employees; 2(c)(5) and 2(c)(6)-real estate; 2(c)(7)-sale of securities

VII. NEW BUSINESS

A. Joe Lyerla – Road Conditions on Morgan School Road

B. Ed Plott – Access or Right of Easement on Murphy School Rd

C. Surplus Auction – Kevin Grammer

D. Union County Business Expo Sponsorship – Charlotte Clover/Women in Business

E. Resolution for Participation in the State of Illinois Federal Surplus Property Program

F. County Highway Material Resolution

G. Resolution Authorizing Conveyance of Trustee Land Auction Deeds

VIII. COMMITTEE REPORTS

Richard Cunningham – Union County Economic Development, 911

Bobby Toler, Jr. – Shawnee Development Council

Dale Russell – Southern Seven Health Dept., Southern Five Regional Planning

Danny Hartline – Animal Control

Max Miller – Animal Control

IX. OTHER BUSINESS

X. PUBLIC COMMENTS

XI. ADJOURNMENT

Meeting dates are the second and fourth Friday of each month, unless noted.
Agenda items shall be received in the Union County Clerk’s office by Tuesday, before Friday’s meeting.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1490

Feb
09

Position Open – EMT Paramedic

EMT Paramedic

  • Jonesboro, IL
  • Full-time

Company Description

Union County Ambulance Service is an ALS licensed ambulance service located in Jonesboro, IL.

Job Description

UCAS has a work schedule of 24 hours on and 48 hours off.  We are responsible for 911 emergency calls as well as non-emergency transports.  We offer a competitive starting wage along with a benefit package and retirement.

Qualifications

You must have a valid IL EMT Paramedic license or have a National Registry license, CPR card, PALS/PEPP and an ACLS card.  You must be able to provide a letter of good standing from your current system.

Additional Information

Contact Grant Capel at (618) 833-2871 for an application or email us at ucas@unioncountyil.gov.

Union County Ambulance

PO Box 37

Jonesboro, IL 62952

Union County Government is an equal opportunity employer. 

APPLY ONLINE

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1488

Jan
22

Union County Board of Commissioners Agenda for January 23, 2015

UNION COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
AGENDA FOR
January 23, 2015 @ 8:30 am
Union County Courthouse Community Room

I. CALL MEETING TO ORDER

II. ROLL CALL

III. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

IV. BUILDING PERMITS

V. COUNTY FINANCES DISTRIBUTION

VI. OLD BUSINESS

A. Executive Session: Pursuant to Open Meetings Act Sec. 2(c)(11)-pending litigation; 2(c)(2)-collective negotiating matters; 2(c)(1)-employees; 2(c)(5) and 2(c)(6)-real estate; 2(c)(7)-sale of securities

VII. NEW BUSINESS

A. Sun Shine Inn/ Southern Pride – Deann Crown

B. Union County Economic Development – Nina Lofton, Jim Farris, and Chris Boyd

C. Southernmost Tourism – Cindy Cain

D. Resolution to Eliminate Annual Senior Citizens Homestead Exception Renewal

VIII. COMMITTEE REPORTS

Richard Cunningham – Union County Economic Development, 911

Bobby Toler, Jr. – Shawnee Development Council

Dale Russell – Southern Seven Health Dept., Southern Five Regional Planning

Danny Hartline – Animal Control

Max Miller – Animal Control

IX. OTHER BUSINESS

X. PUBLIC COMMENTS

XI. ADJOURNMENT

Meeting dates are the second and fourth Friday of each month, unless noted.
Agenda items shall be received in the Union County Clerk’s office by Tuesday, before Friday’s meeting.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1462

Jan
19

Union County offices closed

Union County offices are closed January 19, 2015 to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.unioncountyil.gov/?p=1460

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