Council Minutes


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

Tuesday, April 25, 2023


The Public Hearing with the City Council of Lincoln was called to order by Mayor Tracy Welch at 7:02p.m., with proper notice given.


Vacant, Ward 1

Alderman Steve Parrott, Ward 1

Alderman Sam Downs, Ward 2

Alderman Kevin Bateman, Ward 3

Alderwoman Wanda Rohlfs, Ward 3

Alderwoman Kathy Horn, Ward 4

Staff Present:

Peggy Bateman, City Clerk

Chuck Conzo, City Treasurer

John Hoblit, City Attorney

Joe Meister, Police

Chief Bob Dunovsky, Fire Chief

Wes Woodhall, Building & Safety Official

Walt Landers, Streets Superintendent

Andrew Bowns, Wastewater Treatment Plant, Veolia Water


Alderman Tony Zurkammer, Ward 2

Alderman Rick Hoefle, Ward 4


Mayor Tracy Welch



Mayor Welch read the public hearing notice.

Notice is hereby given by the Lincoln City Council that a Tentative Budget Resolution in the amount of

$21,975,034.00 before transfers, for the fiscal year beginning May 1, 2023 is on file and conveniently available for public inspection at the City Clerk's office in City Hall from 8:30am to 4:30pm daily, except Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing on said tentative budget will be held Tuesday, the 25th day of April 2023 at 7:00pm, in the City Council Chambers, 2nd floor, City Hall, Lincoln, Illinois 62656, at which time public comment will be heard by the City Council.

A corrected budget amount is $21,415,177.00.

Public Comment:

There was no one present for public comment.

Tentative Budget 23/24

There were no comments on the FY 23/24 Budget.




Alderwoman Horn made the motion to adjourn, Alderman Downs seconded. Mayor Welch adjourned the meeting at 7:04 pm.

Respectfully Submitted By:

Charity Hutchison, Recording Secretary



Information is available on the following sites:
Logan County Current Statistics

Memorial Health System  - Includes daily statistics for MHS and a COVID-19 Risk Screening

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Logan County Department of Public Health
Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)
Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)



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