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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

Peoria County Extension Board Meeting Minutes July 19, 2016

Tuesday July 19, 2016 • 5:00 PM

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Peoria County Extension Board

Minutes – July 19, 2016

The July 2016 Peoria County Extension Board meeting was called to order by Earl Allen, County Extension Director, at 5:10 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at the Peoria County Extension office in Peoria. Board members present were County Extension Director Earl Allen, Extension Council representative John Asplund, and Peoria County Board member Mike Phelan. Others present included U of I Extension Nutrition EFNEP Educator Margaret Cover, and 4-H Metro Educator Judy Schmidt.

Earl welcomed the participants and thanked everyone for attending.

Minutes from the 2015 meeting were reviewed. A motion was made by Mike Phelan and seconded by John Asplund to approve the minutes as presented. The motion carried.

Earl presented and reviewed the draft FY18 Fulton-Mason-Peoria-Tazewell Unit Extension budget containing the FY17 Peoria County Board levy request. After discussion by the group, Earl requested an FY17 levy amount of $112,000. This amount represents a $2,000 increase (1.8%).

A motion was made by John Asplund and seconded by Mike Phelan to forward the budget and a $112,000 levy request to Assistant County Administrator Mark Rothert, the Peoria County Administrator Scott Sorrel and Peoria County Board Finance Committee with a recommendation to accept the budget and levy request. The motion carried.

Under other items, U of I Extension programming updates were presented by Margaret Cover and Judy Schmidt.

There being no more business, the meeting was adjourned at 5:45 p.m.

Minutes recorded and submitted by Earl Allen, University of Illinois Extension County Director, Fulton-Mason-Peoria-Tazewell Unit.

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