A special meeting of the Board of Trustees of the village of Arthur, IL, was held on Monday, June 8, 2009. village President Ron Kingery called the meeting to order at 7:05pm. Roll call was answered by Trustees Terry Clark, Karen Good, Matt Bernius, and
Mike McWilliams. Trustees Darrell Duzan and Iris Dicks were absent.
visitors present were Roger Hansen, Jeff Mercer, Sue Perrine, Steve Peterson, and Sstorm Smith.
Employees made a few remarks about the potential change of health insurance companies.
President Kingery staied that there would be no pre-existing condition limitations with the potential new health insurance. He reviewed the numbers and the premiums with the potential new coverage, and they were the same as the current village premiums. He stated in the future bids will be requested in March and stated that the Village is in the minority of organizations providing 100o/o coverage for employees.
M. Bemius made a motion to continue coverage with the State of Illinois and the Village will cover the 10.9% increase. M. McWilliams seconded. All Trustees voted YEA.
President Kingery stated he appreciated the comments from those employees that came to br /> him before the meeting.
M. McWilliams made a motion to adjourn; M. Bemius seconded. President Kingery adjoumed the meeting at7:l6pm.