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University of Illinois Extension serving Fulton, Mason, Peoria and Tazewell Counties

Tazewell County
1505 Valle Vista Blvd
Pekin, IL 61554-6245
Phone: 309-347-6614
FAX: 309-347-5472
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed Noon - 1 pm)

Fulton County
15411 N IL 100 Highway
Lewistown, IL 61542-9468
Phone: 309-547-3711
FAX: 309-547-3713
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed Noon - 1 pm)

Mason County
127 S High St, Ste 1
Havana, IL 62644-1496
Phone: 309-543-3308
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed Noon - 1 pm)

Peoria County
4810 North Sheridan Rd
Peoria, IL 61614-5928
Phone: 309-685-3140
FAX: 309-685-3397
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed Noon - 1 pm)

Extension Meetings

Extension County Meeting Agenda

Tuesday September 16, 2014 • 6:30 PM

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U of I Extension Unit #11: Fulton-Mason-Peoria-Tazewell

Extension Council Meeting

Tuesday, September 16, 2014


Tazewell County Farm Bureau Building Board Room

Pekin, IL


  • Call To Order – Nick Hayward
  • Introduction of new members

o Roster review

o Recognition of outgoing members

New Business:

  • Election of officers:

Chair - Vice-Chair - _

Secretary - Financial Reporter -______________

  • Appointment of county extension board representatives (the four representatives from each county will serve as the county extension board delegation for their county)

o Motion____________Second____________Outcome____________

Approval of signatories for local account signature cards

o Fulton – Earl, Janis Blout, Patty Wiegers, Jason Haupt

o Mason – Earl, Rhonda Ferree, Julia Pryor, Joli Pierson

o Peoria – Earl, Margaret Cover, Judy Schmidt, Cathy Ludolph

o Tazewell - Earl, Ginger Schnecker, Anita Wilkinson, Erin Barrow

· Approval of acquisition endorsement for county extension director – grants authority to Earl to expend extension funds

o Motion____________Second____________Outcome____________

· Approval of FY2015 Holiday Office Closing Schedule

o Thanksgiving – November 27 & 28, 2014

o Christmas – December 24, 2014 – January 2, 2015

· Approval of council meeting schedule

o December meeting - teleconference; February meeting – two locations - video conference with mondopads in Havana and Peoria; April budget meeting; July/August local individual extension board meetings; September 1st meeting

Fiscal and Administrative Updates:

  • Fiscal update - Earl

o FY14 and FY15 fiscal updates

o Local audit results

o FY16 levy request update

· Staffing update – Earl

o Erin Barrow - Tazewell 4-H Program Coordinator

o Anita Wilkinson - Unit Communications 4-H Special Projects Coordinator

o Educator positions

Other Business:

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If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in any program, please call 309-347-6614.

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