The Prophetstown City Council made a rate increase official at their April meeting by adopting the ordinance it had discussed last month to increase the water rate by two dollars for the first 1,000 gallons of usage for city residents.
The Non-highway (golf carts and side by sides) inspections will be held at the Village Public Works building, 404 W. Commercial from 8:00am to NOON on Saturday, April 14th, Saturday, April 21st, and Saturday, April 28th.
The Prophetstown Fire Protection District voted to install Assistant Chief Gerald Armstrong as the chief of the district, replacing Keith Crady who had served in the position for 12 years, at their monthly meeting on Monday night. Following a 30-minute executive session the board members return to the open meeting and elected Armstrong by a 3-2 secret ballot vote. The Chief’s position is decided every two years by the Board of Trustees.