Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on July 18, 1973 · Page 7
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Galva City Council Earmark* $41,446 in Revenue Shares GALVA — The Galva Cily Council Tuesday night amended the annual appropriation ordinance and set aside $41,446 in federal revenue sharing funds for specific uses. Included in that amount are |30 ,299 .dl for construction of a new city maintenance garage; $26,226 .91 for a new city fire truck and $2 ,770 for a new street department truck. City Atty. Charles Blachinsky presented the amendment which was approved unanimously. All of the designated sums were voted earlier. The city's new sewage treatment plant and southwest lagoon are scheduled to be in operation by December, 1974, according to present plans for awarding of contracts and construction. According to the schedule of Daily ft Associates, Peoria engineers for the project, bids will be received by early October and contracts awarded by mid- November. Construction i s scheduled to be completed by November, 1974 and the plant in operation by December, 1974. The council approved at $22.V 000 bond ordinance at its meeting Tuesday night. The amount represents the estimated cost to be paid by the city. The federal grant represents three quarters of the cost. Engineering fees totaling $32,000 have been paid to date by the city. New Generator Harold Lewin, a member of the Galva Volunteer Fire Department, met with the council to discuss purchase of a 1500 watt generator for use by the department. The council agreed to study the matter and decide on the purchase at the next meeting. Cost of the equipment with trade-in of the old generator is $693.90. Aid. Findlay Jones, Third Ward, reported on the progress of street work. He said oil can be expected within, 10 days and Galva MRS. SUSAN HEPNttt CORRESPONDENT Home Address: 24 NE Third Ave. Phone 932-272S Golesburo Reaister-Moil, Golesburg, III. Wednesday, July 18, 1973 7 Bushnell Raises Base Pay For Teachers much of the preliminary work is underway or completed. The council approved an oral* nance providing for holidays with pay for city workers. Also approved was an easement for water and sewer lines at Eastgate Lanes for the new city maintenance garage which will be located on city owned property to the west of that property. Bob Myers, representative of Illinois Power Co., advised the council that a new permit will be required to provide gas for the proposed city maintenance garage. Cop Job Loren Nelson, who applied in person at the last council meeting for a job on the city police department, attended last night's meeting and inquired on the council's decision. A meeting was scheduled today by the police committee and Chief of Police Charles Wheelhouse to decide Nelson's addition to the department. Blachinsky advised the Galva Planning Commission to' reconsider a recommendation that a rezonlng permit be garnted to Leon Brooks for sale of horse and pony trailers at his residence on Southwest Sixth Avenue. Frances D. Thompson, secretary of the Planning Commission, reported on the commission's findings at a hearing July 6 which would have re zoned the residence located vithin the city from residential to business and general services. Blachinsky advised that such a rezoning could lead to others in that area asking for similar rezoning in the future. A special use permit would limit the property and terminate the change if the property would be sold at a future time. The council voted to contact a representative who met with the council more than a year ago to provide updating of city ordinances. BUSHNELL - A new base salary of $7,600 for beginning teicners man tncneior s oe- grees was appfoved Monday night by Bushfuil-Prairie City Scfett District W* Board of EdUCMton, 1 MB it $360 higher thin tie 1I7S-73 beginning wage *i 17,8*. The flirt, Whfch includes a $300 aero* the board increase and Improved fringe benefits for all teachers, has also been approved by the BushneU-Prai- rie City Teachers Assn. Along with this, teachers will receive the usual annual increment of a minimum of $226 for years of experience and graduating training. Under the new salary arrangement the estimated average increase per staff member is 4.8 per cent. Hie new schedule will permit a teacher with ft bachelor's degree to go from $7,600 to $10,075 in 11 years and one with a master's to rise from a minimum of $8,184 to $12,104 in 14 years. It lis also possible for a teacher who hie completed a specialist ogram (one year beyond a aster 's), to earn $12,688 after 14 yean of experience. Additional fringe benefits to be purchased by the district for all teachers and other qualified staff members are: —Increased life insurance coverage to $5,000 per member. Youngest Golf Champ Jack NteUaus at the age of > in 1868 became the youngest golfer to win the Masters Tournament at Augusta, Ga. Nicklaus was the first to win back- torfeack tournaments in 1965 and 1966. —Increased medical benefits to $20,000 per person. —District will pay one-half the cost for dependents under the hospital, surgical and major medical premium. —Increased first dollar cost of hospital coverage to $1,800 per person. -Jncreeased tuition payments to $15 per semester hour for approved college courses. —Permit retiring teachers at age 55 with 10 years of service in the district to carry the group hospital, surgical and major medical plain at their own expense to age 65. Along with this the Bushnell- Praarie City Teachers Assn. has agreed to: —Develop a rationale for continuing payments of a teacher on a master's degree schedule when they are not working in this area of specialization. —Accept proposed maximum of 180 days accumulation of sick days for staff members. School officials estimated the Increased cost of fringe benefits to be $6,740. However, with a reduction in the number of staff members, due primarily to a decline in student enrollment, the estimated total cost of teachers' salaries and fringe benefits will be $13,000 less than the past school year's salary plan, school officials said. The new agreement will take effect Sept. 1 and will continue unless changed by mutual consent of both parties. In other business the board accepted the resignations of Mrs. Catherine Bell, a fourth grade teacher; Ron Clark, a social studies teacher at the junior high school, and of Mrs, Elaine Derry, who was employed as t> tfcmsry at East elementary School. The board employed Mrs. Judy Myers tofill the vacancy created by Mrs. Bell's resignation and hired Mrs. Roberta Miller to the secretarial posl- km at East Elementary School. Board members also authorised puraiase or a new Deo tor me maintenance truck at an approximate cost of $1,800, approved one Junior college appH' cation and voted to Increase the salary of Mrs. Donma Tracey, the school treasurer, five per cent for the coming year. In State Commits Foreign Girl Although Found to Be Okay CHICAGO (UPD —A 17-year- 1 withheld, said her mother CHICAGO (DPI)' —A 17-year- old Jamaican girl told a hearing in Cook County Circuit Court Tuesday that she was placed in a Missouri home for retarded children by a state agency despite the fact that she wasn't retarded The witness, whose name was Now Earn 7%* on 1000 4-YEAR SAVINGS CERTIFICATE AT COMMUNITY BANK m Earn 5% to 6Va% On As Little As One Dollar REGULAR SAVINGS ACCOUNTS EARN 5% - Golden Saver 90 Day Minimum on all Deposits Earn 5Vi%* - Premium Saver One-Year Minimum on all Deposits Earn 6%* -- Premium Plus Saver 2Vz Year Minimum on All Deposits Earn 6V2%* » It Man*/ It Withdrawn Prior To Mcrturingcfart, Rtgular Passbook Half (Cvmnlly 5%) Per Th* Ptried Held test Thm Months Will Paid. MRS. JAY aSMBNi CORRESPONDENT Homt AddrtM: MO W. Hunt St M IOM 712- «iltiit« •WHIM' n m'lilft iurti.nl* Mil* WW .1l|l''!'.i".i Willi other action additional pay was awarded bus drivers. The board at its Aug. 13 meet' tog will consider for approval, a tentative budget for the 1973-74 school year. The fuel situation for the coming year was discussed. Mow- ever, the board still has received no final information. The need tor a cuftoditn at the Junior Hah school wai oV cusssot aiong wan roof proo- isms as ins nan scnooi sna Best Elementary Wioolt^r Denton White, superlntendeiit of schools, was directed to turn over uncollected book rental fees for the past school year to a collection agency. COMMUNITY BANK 1380 N. HENDERSON ST. PHONE 342*8161 rots ftOUM M*0«f iftlut Aha (OMOtAOM brought her to the United States but that she left her mother at the age of 14. She testified she was turned over to the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services when she enrolled in an area high school The girl said she was class! fied by the department as a "personality problem" and was referred to Elgin State Hospital and was later transferred to the Laurel Home for the Retarded in Baldwin, Mo. She testified before Cook County Circuit Court Judge Joseph Schneider in a hearing on a suit filed by attorney Patrick T. Murphy of the Legal Assistance Foundation. The suit asked the court to order that any child placed in a state institution for the mentally retarded be given a hearing. Earlier, after the suit was filed, Schneider ordered that all children who are wards of the state of Illinois be removed from out-of-state institutions. 24-Hour Guard For Soviet Consul | Is Turned Down SAN FRANCISCO (UPI) The new Soviet Consulate's request for 24-hour police protection has been denied by the city police department, it was disclosed Tuesday. Tttie request, filed with the| U.S. State Department, followed an incident July 10 when containers of red dye were thrown at the consulate during the night. Alexander I. Zinchuk, the consul general, said a 24-hour guard was provided at the American Consulate in Leningrad, "and we expect the same | protection in San Francisco." Capt, Jeremiah Taylor said patrols (in the neighborhood have been doubled, and a direct telephone line connected the consulate and the police, but the department had no intention | of placing a fixed guard at the six-story converted apartment building. "If the State Department wants a fixed position guard at the place, let them furnish the men themselves," Taylor said. A State Department spokesman said the matter "is under | advisement in Washington." DANCE 3 TIME Look your prettiest. The • right cosmetics help. HOUR SPECIAL CLEARANCE WED. 5-9 THUR. 9-9; RL 9-9 SAT. 9-5 An affiliated store has lost its warehouse. 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