Purpose: (70 ILCS 3705/11) The board of trustees of any such public water district has the supervision and control of all waterworks properties acquired or constructed by the district and has the power and the duty to maintain, operate, extend and improve the same. The board of trustees also has the power to sell and dispose of property, real and personal, that is no longer needed for its purposes.
Authority: 70 ILCS 3705
Contact: Joe Cosgrove
Phone #: (815) 585-4793
Composition: (70 ILCS 3705/4) (from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 191) Sec. 4. A board of trustees consisting of 7 members for the government, control and management of the affairs of the business of each such water district organized under this Act shall be created in the following manner: (4) If the district is located in more than one county, the number of trustees who are residents of a county shall be in proportion, as nearly as practicable, to the number of residents of the district who reside in that county in relation to the total population of the district. Trustees shall be appointed by the county board of their respective counties, or in the case of a home rule county as defined by Article VII, Section 6 of the Constitution of 1970, by the chief executive officer of that county with the advice and consent of the county board. The board appointments have 6 members from Will County and 1 member from Grundy County
Meeting Date/Time: Every 3rd Wednesday at 5:00pm Location- Godley Public Water District - Treatment Building- 440 South Center St. - PO Box 130- Godley, IL 60407
Compensation: $1,200 per year
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