Independent Coalition for Our Neighborhoods

ICON Monthly Meeting Mon, Sept 29, 7pm – Mayoral Candidate Gail Simpson

The ICON September Meeting was held on Sept 29 at First Church of the Brethren, 2115 Yale Blvd, Springfield, IL 62703.


Alderman Gail Simpson, mayoral candidate, talks to ICONConversation with Candidates 

  • Mayoral Candidate: Springfield Alderman Ward 2 Gail Simpson will talk about her vision for Springfield and answer questions from our City Council Committee and ICON members.

 Issues & Action Items 

  • Peoria Public Forum Recap: discussion & priorities; letter in support of ICON priorities
  • City Council – statement to City Council; letter in support of Judge John Taylor Home
  • Zoning – Susie Weissburg will talk about package liquor zoning
  • Public Policy – City Budget: identify ICON priorities for a meeting with Budget Director Bill McCarty
  • Election 2015 – planning January Aldermanic Forums – date?
  • Outreach – volunteer for neighborhood calendar needed
  • Annual Meeting / Party 12/15 planning: Nominating Committee & Awards
  • Transportation – link to SATS report; public comments until Oct 7

September, 2014 meeting minutes…