Okawville Village Board Approves Donation To “Simply The Best”

By Alex Johannes

The Okawville Village Board held their regular monthly meeting on the evening of Monday, February 26.

To begin the meeting, the board approved to donate $250 to the Simply the Best program and Okawville High School’s After Prom.

Under Streets and Sidewalks, the board approved to hire Rollie Excavating at a cost not to exceed $9,000 for street and construction at the entrance of Top Ag.

Top Ag will share the the $31,560 cost of the project at 50 percent.

Police and Liquor Chair, Sarah Deterding reported that a new battery was purchased for the 2015 squad car.

Deterding also informed the board that the Village of Okawville has obtained Narcan via the Sheriff’s Department medical supplier at a cost of $75.00 per pack of two.

The Village of Okawville later purchased three packs of Narcan from the drug fund.

The village received $729.38 in fines from the circuit clerk.

The village received $3,720.85 from the video gaming receipts.