Village Administration

Village President

TitleNameAddressPhoneEmailTerm ends
Village PresidentRichard Klein605 South Johnson Street618-475-2785 4/2017
Vice PresidentLarry Weber900 Reinhardt Drive618-475-9230 4/2019

Board of Trustees

TitleNameAddressPhone No.EmailTerm ends
TrusteeDon Hall8 Meadowlark Drive618-475-2548 4/2019
TrusteeRon Hampton206 South Clinton Street618-475-3528 4/2019
TrusteeArlene Geppert901 Belsha Street618-475-3534 4/2017
TrusteeDavid Boden 618-420-4248 4/2021
TrusteeLarry Weber900 Reinhardt Drive618-475-9230 4/2019
TrusteeStan Ruhmann 618-781-5310 4/2021

Committee Assignments

Streets and Alleys CommitteeWeberHampton, Geppert, Boden
Public Property and ParksHamptonWeber, Boden, Geppert
Finance and AuditHamptonRuhmann, Hall, Weber
Cemetery CommitteeHallRhumann, Boden, Hampton
Water and Sewer CommitteeWeberRuhmann, Geppert, Hall
Improvements and GrantsRhumannHampton, Geppert, Boden
Personnel and Public SafetyGeppertWeber, Ruhmann, Hampton
Ordinance Review CommitteeRuhmannWeber, Geppert, Hall


Municipal Code: Chapter 1,



1-2-1                         COMPOSITION AND GENERAL POWERS.  The Village Board shall consist of six (6) Trustees, elected in conformity with this Code and State laws governing elections in villages and shall have such powers as are granted by Chapter 65, Illinois Compiled Statutes, as amended.  The term of office shall be for four (4) years or until their successors are elected and have qualified. (See 65 ILCS Sec. 5/3.1-25-5 and 5/3.1-10-50(D))



           1-2-50           ELECTION.  The Mayor shall be elected for a four (4) year term and shall serve until a successor is elected and has qualified. (See 65 ILCS Sec. 5/3.1-15-5 and 5/3.1-25-15)

          1-2-52        CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER.  The Mayor shall be the chief executive officer of the Village and shall see to the enforcement of all laws and ordinances.  The Mayor shall preside over the meetings of the Board of Trustees and perform such duties as may be required of him by statute or law.  The Mayor shall have supervision over all of the executive officers and Village employees; provided, however, his or her control is subject to the power of the Village Board to prescribe the duties of various officers and employees.  The Mayor shall have the power and authority at any reasonable time to inspect all books, papers and records pertaining to Village affairs and kept by any officer of the Village. (See 65 ILCS Sec. 5/3.1-15-10 and 3.1-35-20)

Meeting Times

Municipal Code:  Chapter 1,

          1-2-2                         REGULAR MEETINGS.  The regular stated meetings of the Village Board shall be held in the Village Hall Building on the first (1st) and third (3rd) Monday of each month at 7:30 P.M.  When the meeting date falls upon a legal holiday, the meeting shall be held on the next secular day at the same hour and place, unless otherwise designated.  Adjourned and reconvened meetings may be held at such times as may be determined by the Trustees.  (See 65 ILCS Sec. 5/3.1-40-25 and 5 ILCS Sec. 120/1 et seq.)

Board Minutes

The  Minutes of past Village Board meetings can be viewed HERE.
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