Council hears update on city projects

By Karen Cornelius Vermilion City Council met on Monday, September 25, and heard about a wrap-up of some city projects from service director Tony Valerius covering Edison Estates, catch basins, and patching of streets.   He stated that as the construction season winds down, he wanted to report on some of the projects that areContinue reading “Council hears update on city projects”

Finance Committee considers borrowing money to replace water mains

By Karen Cornelius Back in May, city engineer Lynn Miggins introduced a 25-year water main replacement program that could cost close to $16 million. Replacing old, corroded water mains is a mandate from the EPA and would eliminate a lot of problems with breaks and service. The question at the time was how to payContinue reading “Finance Committee considers borrowing money to replace water mains”

Vermilion City Council votes to approve several upcoming projects

By: Melanie Williamson Vermilion City Council met for a regular meeting on Monday, June 19. During the meeting, councilmembers provided updates from the committee meetings, which were held on Monday, June 12, before delving into new business and updates from other city offices. Mayor Eileen Bulan started her report by thanking the Vermilion Chamber ofContinue reading “Vermilion City Council votes to approve several upcoming projects”