Meetings will be held at 115 E Washington Street, Rooms 400 and 404.
Those persons wishing to provide public comment (live comment in person) must register https://mcleanil.seamlessdocs.com/f/public_comment 24 hours in advance of the meeting (for comments relating to an item on the agenda) and 48 hours in advance (for comments not related to an item on the agenda). When you register, you will receive an email confirmation of your request. Public Comment Statute
Clicking on Committee name links below will take you to the Agenda with attachments on the County’s Website
OF NOTE: HEALTH committee will be at 4pm,Health Dept COVID numbers having almost doubled in daily average since October (34/day to 65/day), vaccination numbers are over 21% for ages 5-11, five active TB cases in 2020; Nursing Home Service Agreement with ShiftKey, LLC to meet staffing needs at more affordable rates, and monthly report with 10 residents on Serenity Lane; JUSTICE– attachments were not provided with the agenda- uncertain of the budget adjustments for the Sheriff or for the Children’s Advocacy Center; renewal of IGA with Normal, Bloomington, and ISU for booking services
4:00 pm HEALTH Departmental Matters: Jessica McKnight (Health Department)- Monthly Report includes: assessment of COVID numbers having almost doubled in daily average since October, vaccination numbers in McLean County are over 21% for ages 5-11, TB numbers for 2020 (5 active cases, 19 latent cases), contact tracing reaching out to over 9,000 individuals; Amy Hancock (Behavioral Health Program Manager),
Tim Wiley (Nursing Home)- request approval of Lab Services Agreement with OSF, Client Service Agreement with ShiftKey, LLC to find professionals for staffing needs at more affordable rates, and Rehabilitation Services Agreement with Symbria Rehab, Inc for renewal of contract, and monthly report with 10 residents on Serenity Lane- with positive feedback from the family, 23 new admissions and average census of 84 for Oct;
Suzanne Scott (Adult Detention Medical) Monthly report; Jason Tabb (Juvenile Detention Center) Healthcare report; and Tentative Schedule for Health Committee meetings in 2022.
8:00 am TRANSPORTATION Departmental Matters: Bridge fund resolution for Brand II Bridge, Hwy Fund Resolutions for Meadows Road and PJ Keller Hwy; CLOSED SESSION regarding employee; Presented for Information: Project Summary on Olympia School Road.
4:30 pm JUSTICE Departmental matters: Jon Sandage (Sheriff), Kathy Yoder (Coroner), Don Knapp (State’s Attorney), Mike Donovan (Director of Court Services), Don Everhart (Circuit Clerk), Ron Lewis (Public Defender), Molly Evans (Children’s Advocacy Center), and Will Scanlon (Circuit Court) will present statistics and General Report. In addition, Sheriff will request Intergovernmental Agreements with City of Bloomington, Illinois State University, and Town of Normal for jail booking services; with Bloomington for use of Shooting Range, with COB, TON for the 2021 Byrne Justice Assistance Grant Program Award, and a budget amendment for (unsure since attachments were not posted with the agenda) ; Court Services will request agreement with CYFS for RNR Initiative, with Kevin Crutcher for FY2022 RNR, and with CYFS for the CAT Grant; Public Defender will request approval of contract for Special Public Defenders: John Bussan, Jeff Brown, Michael Doubet, Jennifer Patton, Craig Queen, and Stephanie Wisner; CAC Director will request budget adjustment for (unsure as attachments were not posted with the agenda); and Circuit Court will request contract for Guardian Ad Litems Brenda Tempke and Bruce Zywiec; and (Interim County Administrator) will be available for questions.
Many thanks if you have made it through this week’s round up!