Council approves expenditures, places items on file


CLINTON — On Monday, the city council approved the cost of the fiscal year 2019 audit by Floyd & Associates, CPAs.

The council approved $28,750 for the city’s financial audit and $4,025 for the A-133 audit.  An A-133 audit ensures the city is in compliance with audit requirements for receiving federal funds.

Additional approved expenditures Monday included $5,250 to Difco, Inc. for cleaning of the west side water tower and $4,698.70 to Hach for a chemical testing machine at the water department.

Placed on file for the next council meeting was a $6,000 donation for the annual July 4 fireworks display, $99,424.85 to Illiana Construction Co. for the 2019 summer street maintenance program, $64,500 to Sievers Equipment Co. for a new backhoe for the cemetery department, resolution of the DeWitt County Multijurisdictional All Hazards Mitigation Plan, and an ordinance to amend Title 8 fees for services in the city code.