Last night, the Algonquin Township Board appointed Darlene Lutzow, the wife of indisposed Supervisor Chuck Lutzow as Temporary Deputy Supervisor.
The vote was 2-1 with Trustee Rachael Lawrence in the minority.
Then, Illinois Leaks published this article, which contained the following statute:
Open Meetings Act, Section 1.02, “for a 5-member body, 3 members of the body constitute a quorum and the affirmative vote of 3 members is necessary to adopt any motion, resolution, or ordinance, unless a greater number is otherwise required”
Now, a Special Meeting has been called for 2 PM Saturday with the following items under New Business:
There is a court hearing on Friday afternoon at 1:30 on the case that is cited.
The Township Board replaced Jim Kelly with Rockford attorney John Nelson on that litigation in which Andrew Gasser sued Township Clerk Karen Lukasik, among others.