Announcements

ASSUMED NAME OF PUBLICATION NOTICE

Public Notice is hereby given that on July 29, A.D. 2014, a certificate was filed in the Office of the County Clerk of Ford County, Illinois, setting forth the names and post-office addresses of all the person(s) owning, conducting and transacting the business known as and located at:

PAXTON PUBLIC HOUSE

130 S. MARKET ST.

PAXTON, IL 60957

Dated this 29th day of July A.D. 2014.

Linda Kellerhals,

County Clerk

1240007 08/06,13,20


IN THE CIRCUIT

COURT OF THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, FORD

COUNTY, ILLINOIS

IN THE MATTER OF

THE ESTATE OF

ALAN W. TURNER,

DECEASED.

NO. 14-P-19

CLAIM NOTICE

Notice is given of the death of ALAN W. TURNER of Paxton, Illinois. Letters of office were issued to JERRY NIEMANN of 140 North Taft Street, Paxton, IL 60957, whose attorney is MARTENSEN & NIEMANN, 140 North Taft Street, P.O. Box 146, Paxton, Illinois 60957.

Claims against the estate may be filed in the Office of the Clerk of the Court at the Ford County Courthouse, 200 W. State Street, Paxton, Illinois, or with the representative, or both, on or before the 15th day of February , 2015, and any claim not filed on or before that date is barred. Copies of a claim filed with the Clerk must be mailed or delivered to the representative and his attorney within 10 days after it has been filed.

DATED: August 5, 2014.

JERRY NIEMANN,

Legal Representative

MARTENSEN & NIEMANN

140 North Taft Street

P.O. Box 146

Paxton, Illinois 60957

Telephone: (217) 379-4311

1240992 08/13,20,27


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE ELEVENTH

JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

FORD COUNTY

STATE OF ILLINOIS

NOTICE OF FILING

REQUEST FOR

NAME CHANGE

CASE NO. 14-MR-47

There will be a court hearing on my request to change my name from ANGELA MAY LAVOIE to ANGELA MAY EVERETTE.

The court hearing will be held on OCTOBER 20, 2014 at 9:00 AM at the Ford County Courthouse, 200 W. State St, Paxton, IL, Ford County, in courtroom #200.

DATED: August 13th, 2014.

/s/ Kim Evans, Clerk

/s/ Angela May Lavoie

1242288 08/20,27,09/03


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTH

JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, ILLINOIS - IN PROBATE

IN THE MATTER OF THE

ESTATE OF:

MARY C. GREENWOOD,

DECEASED.

CASE NO.: 2014-P-45

CLAIM NOTICE

Notice is given of the death of Mary C. Greenwood, who resided at Country Health Care and Rehab Center, 2304 County Road 3000 N, Gifford, Rantoul, Illinois. Letters of office were issued to Kathleen A. Finney, whose attorney is Law Office of Kathleen A. Finney, a P.C., 121 N. Garrard, Suite A, Rantoul, Illinois 61866.

Claims against the estate may be filed in the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court, Champaign County Courthouse, Urbana, Illinois, or with the representative, or both, on or before February 27, 2015. Any claim not filed on or before the date stated in this Notice is barred. Copies of a claim filed with the Clerk must be mailed or delivered to the representative and to the attorneys at their respective addresses stated below within ten (10) days after a claim has been filed.

Kathleen A. Finney,

Executor of the

Estate of

Mary C. Greenwood,

Deceased

c/o Law Office of

Kathleen A. Finney, a P.C.

P.O. Box 499,

121 N. Garrard Street

Suite A

Rantoul, IL 61866

Tel: (217) 893-1852

Fax: (217) 893-3058

Email:

kfinneylaw@mediacombb.net


NOTICE OF

PUBLIC MEETING

The Ford County Board of Appeals will meet on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 7:00 pm in the Mona Township shed, Township Line Rd, Kempton, IL 60946, to approve the extension of the K4 Wind Farm LLC Permit.

Robert Link, Chairperson

Ford County Board

of Appeals

1242887 08/20


NOTICE OF SALE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE ELEVENTH

JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

COUNTY OF FORD-

PAXTON, ILLINOIS

PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,

Plaintiff,

vs.

ROBERT J. YATES and KERRI M. YATES,

Defendants.

14-CH-2

PROPERTY ADDRESS: 945 E. PATTON ST.

PAXTON, IL 60957

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to a Judgment of the above Court entered in the above entitled cause on June 2, 2014, the following described real estate, to-wit:

Lot Fourteen (14) and the West half (W 1/2) of Lot Fifteen (15) in Block Seventy-one (71) in Pells Addition to Paxton, East of the Illinois Central Railroad, situated in the City of Paxton, County of Ford and State of Illinois.

Permanent Index Number: 11-14-17-209-012

Commonly known as:

945 E. Patton St.,

Paxton, IL 60957

will be offered for sale and sold at public vendue on September 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM, at the Ford County Sheriff's Department, 235 North American Street, Paxton, Illinois.

The Judgment amount is $106,669.75.

The real estate is improved with a single family residence.

Sale terms: The bid amount, including the Judicial sale fee for Abandoned Residential Property Municipality Relief Fund, which is calculated at the rate of $1 for each $1,000 or fraction thereof of the amount paid by the purchaser not to exceed $300, shall be paid in certified funds immediately by the highest and best bidder at the conclusion of the sale. The subject property is subject to general real estate taxes, special assessments or special taxes levied against said real estate, and is offered for sale without any representation as to quality or quantity of title and without recourse to the Plaintiff. The sale is further subject to confirmation by the Court.

Upon payment in full of the amount bid, the purchaser shall receive a Certificate of Sale, which will entitle the purchaser to a Deed to the real estate after confirmation of the sale.

The property will NOT be open for inspection. Prospective bidders are admonished to check the Court file to verify all information.

For information, contact the Plaintiff's Attorney: Heavner, Beyers & Mihlar, LLC, 111 East Main Street, Decatur, IL 62523, (217) 422-1719.

The purchaser of a condominium unit at a judicial foreclosure sale, other than a mortgagee, who takes possession of a condominium unit pursuant to a court order or a purchaser who acquires title from a mortgagee shall have the duty to pay the proportionate share, if any, of the common expenses for the unit which would have become due in the absence of any assessment acceleration during the 6 months immediately preceding institution of an action to enforce the collection of assessments, and which remain unpaid by the owner during whose possession the assessments accrued. If the outstanding assessments are paid at any time during any action to enforce the collection of assessments, the purchaser shall have no obligation to pay any assessments which accrued before he or she acquired title. If this property is a condominium unit which is part of a common interest community, the purchaser of the unit at the foreclosure sale other than a mortgagee shall pay the assessments required by the Condominium Property Act, 765 ILCS 605/18.5 (g-1).

If the sale is not confirmed for any reason, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of the purchase price paid. The Purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the Mortgagee's attorney.

IF YOU ARE THE MORTGAGOR (HOMEOWNER), YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMAIN IN POSSESSION FOR 30 DAYS AFTER ENTRY OF AN ORDER OF POSSESSION, IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 15-1701 (c) OF THE ILLINOIS MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE LAW.

Note: Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act you are advised that the Law Firm of Heavner, Beyers & Mihlar, LLC, is deemed to be a debt collector attempting to collect a debt, and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.

I618649

1238546 8/6,13,20


ORDINANCE NO. 14-02 ELLIOTT FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT BUDGET AND APPROPRIATION

ORDIANCE FOR 2014-2015

of the Elliott Fire Protection District, located in the County of Ford, State of Illinois, for the fiscal year beginning May 1, 2014 and ending April 30, 2015.

Now be it ordained by the Board of Trustees of the Elliott Fire Protection District, located in the County of Ford, State of Illinois, in meeting assembled, as follows:

SECTION 1: That the following budget containing an estimate of receipts and expenditures for the following funds: Corporate, Insurance and Audit; is hereby adopted as the budget of this fire protection district for the fiscal year mentioned above and shall be in full force and effect from and after this date.

1 GENERAL CORPORATE FUND

Beginning cash on hand on 5/1/14

General Operating Fund $ 25,077.92

New Equipment Reserve $ 12,506.70

Total Cash on Hand $ 37,584.62

ESTIMATED REVENUES

Interest $ 14.50

Fire Protection Service Fees $ -

Property Tax & Privilege Tax $ 31,276.98

Miscellaneous Income $ 359.00

Total Estimated Revenues: $ 31,650.48

TOTAL ESTIMATED AVAILABLE $ 69,235.10

ADMINISTRATION

Books, records, stationery, stamps $ 1,000.00

Publication expenses $ 800.00

Association dues $ 200.00

Total Administration Expenses $ 2,000.00

SERVICES

Trustees Fees $ -

Compensation for District's Attorney $ 1,000.00

Compensation of Fire Department

Subcontract services $ 4,000.00

Training-medical exp-misc $ 500.00

Audit Supplement $ 500.00

Total Services Expenses $ 6,000.00

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

Gas, oil and other supplies & repair

and maintenance of equipment $ 3,000.00

Heating, lighting & water $ 3,500.00

Building Repair & Maint; supplies $ 4,000.00

General operation (including janitor) $ 2,000.00

Training supplies & expense $ 1,000.00

Total Operation and Maint. Expense $ 13,500.00

EQUIPMENT AND BUILDING

Truck Loans & Principal

Interest Payment $ 4,000.00

New equipment & building $ 5,000.00

Total Building and Equipment Expense $ 8,677.00

OTHER EXPENSE

Other Miscellaneous & Contingencies $ 2,000.00

Reserve-New Equipment $ 12,500.00

Total Other Expense $ 14,500.00

TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENDITURES/APPROPRIATIONS $ 45,000.00

Ending Cash on Hand 4/30/2015 $ 24,235.10

TOTAL ESTIMATED APPROPRIATIONS & CASH

REQUREMENTS $ 69,235.10

2 INSURANCE FUND

Beginning Cash on Hand 5/1/2014 $ 15,707.70

ESTIMATED REVENUES

Property Tax $ 11,036.81

Interest $ 10.40

Total estimated Revenues $ 11,047.21

TOTAL EST. FUNDS AVAILABLE $ 26,754.91

Insurance premiums

(tort & workers' compensation) $ 11,000.00

Provisions for contingencies $ 1,500.00

TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENDITURES/APPOPRIATIONS $ 12,500.00

Ending Cash on Hand 4/30/2015 $ 14,254.91

TOTAL ESTIMATED APPROPRIATIONS & CASH

ON HAND-END OF YEAR $ 26,954.91

3 AUDIT FUND

Beginning Cash on Hand 5/01/14 $ 2,017.44

Total Cash on Hand $ 2,017.44

ESTIMATED REVENUES

Interest $ 1.38

Property Tax $ 504.11

Short Fall Supplement $ 500.00

Total Estimated Revenues $ 1,005.49

TOTAL EST. FUNDS AVAILABLE $ 3,022.93

Annual Audit Fee $ 1,000.00

Provision for Contingencies $ 200.00

TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENDITURES/APPROPRIATIONS $ 1,200.00

Ending Cash on Hand 4/30/2015 $ 1,822.93

TOTAL ESTIMATED APPROPRIATIONS & CASH

REQUIREMENT $ 3,022.93

SUMMARY OF BUDGETED AMOUNT FOR

FISCAL YEAR ENDING APRIL 30, 2015 BY FUND

GENERAL CORPORATE FUND $ 69,235.10

INSURANCE FUND $ 26,754.91

AUDIT FUND $ 3,022.93

TOTAL APPROPRIATIONS $ 99,012.94

SECTION 2: That there is hereby appropriated for use for fire protection purposes for the said fiscal year, the following:

Total from Corporate Fund $ 69,235.10

Total from Insurance Fund $ 26,754.91

Total from Audit Fund $ 3,022.93

each total being divided among the several objects and purposes specified and constituting the total appropriations in the amount of Ninety-Nine Thousand Twelve Dollars and Ninety-Four Cents ($99,012.94)) for he fiscal year May 1, 2014 to April 30, 2015, and that this Section 2 shall be and is the annual appropriation ordinance of this district, passed by the Board of Trustees as required by law and shall be in full force and effect from and after 10 days following the adoption of hereof.

Adopted on August 11th, 2014 by the Board of Trustees of the Elliott Fire Protection District in the County of Ford, State of Illinois in meeting assembled, pursuant to a roll call vote as follows:

Ayes: 3

Nays: 0

/s/ Jeff Elder, Secretary

/s/ John R. Schertz, President

CERTIFICATE OF CHIEF FISCAL OFFICER

I hereby certify that the revenue, by source, shown for each fund of the taxing district in the attached certified copy of the Budget and Appropriations Ordinance of Elliott Fire Protection District for the County of Ford and State of Illinois, for the fiscal year beginning May 1, 2014 and ending April 30, 2015, are the revenues anticipated for fiscal year 2014-2015.

/s/ Christopher J. Thorp, Chief Fiscal Officer

Title: Treasurer

STATE OF ILLINOIS

ss:

COUNTY OF FORD

The foregoing Ordinance No. 14-02, attached hereto, is a certified copy of the BUDGET AND APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE for 2014-2015 which begins May 1, 2014 and ends April 30, 2015 passed at a duly called meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Elliott Fire Protection District, held on 11th day of August, 2014 upon the unanimous vote of all Trustees entitled to vote.

/s/ Jeff Elder, Secretary

Subscribed and sworn to before me this 11th day of August, 2014.

/s/ Suzanne Breymeyer, Notary Public, State of Illinois

My commission expires 01/14/16.

CERTIFICATE

I, Jeffrey Elder, certify that I am the duly elected and Secretary of the Board of Trustees of the Elliott Fire Protection District, Ford County, Illinois.

I further certify, that on July 1th, 2014, the corporate authorities of such Fire Protection District passed and approved Ordinance No. 14-02, entitled ”BUDGET AND APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE for 2014-2015”.

Ordinance No. 14-02, was published in its entirety in the Paxton Record on August 20th, 2014 and a copy of such Ordinance were also available for public inspection at the office of the Board's attorneys, 146 N. Market, Paxton, Illinois.

Dated August 11, 2014.

/s/ Jeff Elder, Secretary, Board of Trustees

Elliott Fire Protection District

1242436 08/20


RESOLUTION NO. 14-16

RESOLUTION RE LIBRARY MAINTENANCE TAX

WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Paxton, Illinois, is authorized to levy a tax for the maintenance, repairs and alterations of library buildings and equipment at a rate not to exceed .02% of the value of all taxable property in the City of Paxton, Illinois, as equalized or assessed by the Department of Local Government Affairs, pursuant to Section 5/3-1 of Chapter 75 of the Illinois Compiled Statutes; and

WHEREAS, in order to levy said tax it is necessary for the corporate authorities of the City of Paxton to adopt a resolution determining to levy such tax, which resolution must be published within fifteen (15) days after the adoption of the resolution at least once in one newspaper published in the City of Paxton;

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the City Council of the City of Paxton, Illinois, that it be, and it is, hereby determined that it is appropriate, necessary, and for the best interests of the City of Paxton, Illinois, that an additional tax not to exceed .02% of the value of all taxable property in the City of Paxton, Illinois, as equalized or assessed by the Department of Local Government Affairs, be levied for the maintenance, repairs and alterations of library buildings and equipment as provided in Section 5/3-1 of Chapter 75 of the Illinois Compiled Statutes.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that if within thirty (30) days after the publication of this Resolution a petition is filed with the corporate authorities, signed by electors of the City equal in number to 10% or more of the total number of registered voters in the City, asking that the question of levying such a .02% tax be submitted to the electors of the City, the question shall be submitted at the election to be held on November 4, 2014, in the City and shall be held in all respects in accordance with the general election laws of the State.

PASSED and ADOPTED this 11th day of August, 2014

APPROVED:

/s/ J. Wm. Ingold, Mayor

(SEAL)

ATTEST:

/s/ Charley Kietzman, City Clerk

DEPOSITED and FILED with me in my office this 11th day of August, 2014.

/s/ Charley Kietzman, City Clerk

PUBLISHED in Paxton Record on the 20th day of August, 2014.

/s/ Charley Kietzman, City Clerk 1241871 08/20/2014


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