The St. Charles Metropolis Council has appointed Ok. Austin Zimmer to the place of Ethics Advisor and Vicki Spellman to the Liquor Management Fee.
At Mayor Lora Vitek’s advice, Metropolis Council members ultimately week’s assembly accepted the appointment of Zimmer in an settlement with Del Galdo Legislation Group, LLC.
Based on St. Charles metropolis code, the position of the Ethics Advisor is to offer steerage to the officers and staff of town in regards to the interpretation of and compliance with native and state ethics legal guidelines, in addition to carry out duties delegated by the mayor and Metropolis Council.
Zimmer is Senior Companion at Del Galdo Legislation Group and could have main accountability for town’s issues, although the agency may also signify town and assign different employees to help, in keeping with the settlement.
Per the settlement, the St. Charles can pay Zimmer $225 per hour for providers rendered and $75 per hour for providers carried out by paralegals and legislation clerks of the agency, along with numerous bills incurred by the agency whereas representing town.
On the identical assembly, council members with out opposition accepted Spellman’s appointment as a Liquor Management Fee member.
Spellman will serve a time period ending April 30, 2025. The Liquor Management Fee considers alcohol, tobacco and therapeutic massage license points throughout the metropolis.