Lincoln City Hall, Council Chambers 700 Broadway Street I Lincoln, Illinois

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 

The Special Voting Session with the City Council of Lincoln was called to order by Mayor Tracy Welch at 6:50p.m., with proper notice given.


Alderman Steve Parrott, Ward 1

Alderman Ron Fleshman, Ward 2

Alderman Sam Downs, Ward 2

Alderman Kevin Bateman, Ward 3

Alderwoman Wanda Rohlfs, Ward 3

Alderwoman Kathy Horn, Ward 4

Alderman Rick Hoefle, Ward 4

Staff Present:

City Clerk Peggy Bateman

Treasurer Chuck Conzo

City Attorney John Hoblit

Fire Chief Bob Dunovsky

Police Chief Paul Adams

Streets Superintendent Walt Landers

Veolia Water, Andrew Bowns


Alderman Greg Miller, Ward 1

Building and Safety Officer Wes Woodhall


Mayor Tracy Welch

Public Comment:

There was no one present to speak for public participation.

Approval of Appropriation Ordinance FY 2021-2022.

Alderman Hoefle made the motion to approve, Alderman Fleshman seconded.  Mayor Welch called for discussion.

Alderman Bateman made the motion to amend the amount in line #02-2200-5228 to $22,000.00 The IT Committee has decided to purchase software that is available for viewing outside of the Code Enforcement Office so that Alderman and woman may stay up to speed on code violations. Alderman Hoefle seconded.

$10,000 was budgeted for an IT consultant and $12,000 will be added to the appropriations for the cost of the new software.

Roll call was taken on the amendment.


Yeas: (7) Alderman Steve Parrott, , Alderman Sam Downs, Alderwoman Wanda Rohlfs, Alderman Kevin Bateman, Alderman Rick Hoefle, Alderman Ron Fleshman, Alderwoman  Kathy Horn

Nays: (0)

Abstain: (0)

Absent: (1) Alderman Greg Miller

Roll call was taken on the item as amended.

Yeas: (6) Alderman Steve Parrott, Alderman Sam Downs, Alderwoman Wanda Rohlfs, Alderman Rick Hoefle, Alderman  Ron Fleshman, Alderwoman  Kathy Horn

Nays: (1) Alderman Kevin Bateman

Abstain: (0)

Absent: (1) Alderman Greg Miller



There were no announcements



There being no further discussion to come before the City Council of Lincoln, Alderwoman Horn motioned to adjourn, seconded by Alderwoman Rohlfs. Mayor Welch adjourned the meeting at 7:03 p.m.

Respectfully Submitted By:

Charity Hutchison, Recording Secretary