ROCK N' GLOW
This event is a Rock N' Roll Glow Run to support the Beautification of Red Bud, IL. Runners are invited to glow, light up, and rock during this exciting 5K event. On top of the run there will be other exciting activities like face painting, bounce houses, a corn hole tournament, food vendors, adult beverages, and a DJ to dance the night away. The event is scheduled for October 18, 2014. For more information, please visit:
The Finance, Personnel, Public Health and Safety, Public Works, and Code Enforcement Committee Meetings are typically held the Fourth Thursday of every Month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers located on the second floor of City Hall. The next Committee Meetings are scheduled for Thursday, September 25, 2014.
The City Council meetings are typically held the first Monday of each month. The October City Council Meeting will be held on Monday, October 6, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers (second floor of City Hall).
For additional meeting information, under the More tab, please select 'Meeting Information'.
Compost bags for Autumn clean up are available for $.75 each or a bag a 10 for $7.50. Bags can be purchased at City Hall, the Utility Plant, or Red Bud IGA.
Please make sure you purchase a city tag for your dog(s). Tags are $2.00 each and can be purchased at City Hall, 200 East Market Street, Red Bud, IL.
Reminders and Announcements
If you choose to burn yard waste and compost materials, please comply with local ordinances regulating this activity.
CITY SEEKS ANIMAL CONTROL WARDEN(S)
The City of Red Bud is currently looking for individuals to fill a part-time Animal Control Warden Position. Applications for the position can be picked up at City Hall, 200 East Market Street, Red Bud, IL. For more information about the position, please contact Police Chief Dan Brotz at 618.282.6118
CITY SUPERINTENDENT HIRED
The Red Bud City Council voted at the August 4, 2014 meeting to employ Joshua A. Eckart of Red Bud as a new utility department employee and City Superintendent - designee. Mr. Eckart will work in the utility Department in tandem with Superintendent David Diewald. Upon Mr. Diewald's retirement in December, Mr. Eckart will assume full duties and responsibility as City Superintendent.
Mr. Eckart is currently employed by SCI Engineering of O'Fallon, Illinois, where he serves as Head of the Construction Services Department. In this role Mr. Eckart provides management for corporate projects, supervises field technicians, and reviews and verifies all records, reports, and client billings. His previous assignments at SCI Engineering included Field Manager and Field Services Coordinator. In these positions Mr. Eckart coordinated project scheduling with field team leaders, managed equipment and vehicle maintenance, and provided support and direction for technical tasks, personnel and project management, engineering analyses, and technician staff training.
Mr. Eckart is a graduate of Murray State University, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering Technology. He resides in Red Bud with his family. Josh's first day with the City was September 3, 2014.