The East St. Louis City Council Committee on Public Safety held in the City Council Chambers (2nd Floor) of the Municipal Building located at 301 River Park Drive, East St. Louis, Illinois was called to order on Thursday, February 2, 2010 By Chairman Delbert Marion. Angela Perry, Director of the Tax Increment Finance Department led the meeting with prayer. I. ROLL CALL Members Present: Councilman Delbert Marion, Chairman Councilman Robert Eastern III (Late arrival - 6:15p) Councilman Roy Mosley Councilwoman Emeka Jackson Mayor Alvin Parks Jr. II. PRESENTATION OF THE MINUTES FROM THE MEETING HELD ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 7, 2010 Motioned by Mayor Parks and seconded by Councilman Mosley to approve the minutes. Ayes: Nays: Absent: Mayor Parks vote aye Approved. Mosley, Marion, Jackson None Eastern The rules of committee were waived to allow Roy Mosley Jr. to make a presentation pertaining to follow on grant funding for EPA sites. III. PRESENTATION OF DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS Motioned by Councilman Mosley and seconded by Councilman Eastern to approve Item#: 3A. REGULATORY AFFAIRS BUSINESS LICENSE APPLICATIONS as follows: Ahmad Jabareen 2720 State Street Big C Convenience Vendor of Merchandise Terrence Kitchen 8019 State Street Rozzies Restaurant Page 2 Minutes of the Public Safety Committee Held on: Thursday, February 4, 2010 Opened: 6:10p Demond Witherspoon 1600 State Street Ayes: Nays: Absent: Mayor Parks voted aye Approved. Spoons Café Restaurant Mosley, Marion, Jackson None Eastern Motioned by Councilman Marion and seconded by Mayor Parks to receive: Item 3B. Item 3C. REGULATORY AFFAIRS MONTHLY REPORTS REPORT FROM THE ESL POLICE DEPARTMENT Ayes: Eastern, Mosley, Marion, Jackson Nays: None Mayor Parks voted aye Approved. IV. OLD BUSINESS Discussion was held pertaining to: V. Status report on the occurrences and number of fires in the city (Mayor) ADJOURNMENT Motioned by Councilman Marion and seconded by Councilman Mosley to adjourn. Ayes: Eastern, Mosley, Marion, Jackson Nays: None Mayor Parks voted aye Approved. Motioned by Councilman Marion and seconded by Mayor Parks to receive Item 3B. REPORTS FROM THE ESL FIRE DEPARTMENT Ayes: Marion, Eastern, Mosley, Jackson Nays: None Mayor Parks voted aye Approved. IV. V. OLD BUSINESS Discussions were held pertaining to: Status and enforcement of the Trespassing Ordinance (Eastern) Status of 25th & Louisiana and 29th & State (Marion) Status of 62nd State (Eastern) Commendation to the Police Department on residential burglary (Mosley) Commendation to Regulatory Affairs Director and Mayor for the clean up at 3035 Louisiana (Mosley) Status of the remaining approaches for the clean up at 3035 Louisiana (Mayor) Alert of suspicious locations of Regulatory Affairs vehicles (Marion) NEW BUSINESS Discussions were held pertaining to the following: Progress report on new fire trucks and two (2) police vehicles (City Manager) VI. ADJOURNMENT Motioned by Mayor Parks and seconded by Councilman Mosley to adjourn. Ayes: Marion, Eastern, Mosley, Jackson Nays: None Mayor Parks voted aye Adjourned.