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Agenda — City Council Meeting December 11, 2017

AGENDA
BENTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY DECEMBER 11, 2017
6:00 P.M.

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. ROLL CALL

3. READING AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES

4. PUBLIC PROPERTY REPORT COMMISSIONER BAUMGARTE
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF PAY REQUEST #11 FOR THE WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF REQUEST FOR DISBURSEMENT #10 FOR THE WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF LEASE WITH CYPRESS CREEK RENEWABLES

5. STREETS & IMPROVEMENTS COMMISSIONER WYANT
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF TRANSFERRING $20,000.00 FROM MFT FOR EQUIPMENT RENTAL
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF STREET CLOSING
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF ALLEY CLOSING

6. PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY REPORT COMMISSIONER STOREY
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF LAW ENFORCEMENT INTERGOVERNMENTAL MUTUAL AID AGREEMENT

7. ACCOUNTS & FINANCE REPORT COMMISSIONER MILLER
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS & MONTHLY BILLS
B. APPROVAL OF PAYROLL
C. APPROVAL OF SEWER ADJUSTMENTS
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF PROPOSALS FOR RESURFACING EAST MAIN PARKING LOT
E. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF REPLACING EXHAUST FAN AT TWIN OAKS
F. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICY
G. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT PROHIBITION ORDINANCE

8. CITY ATTORNEY TOM MALKOVICH
A. UPDATES

9. PUBLIC AFFAIRS REPORT MAYOR KONDRITZ
A. UPDATES

10. MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS

11. OLD BUSINESS

12. NEW BUSINESS

13. MATTERS FROM THE PUBLIC AUDIENCE

14. EXECUTIVE SESSION
A. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE ACQUISITION AND/OR SALE OF REAL ESTATE
B. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE AND/OR PENDING LITIGATIONS
C. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE APPOINTMENT, EMPLOYMENT, COMPENSATION,
DISCIPLINE, PERFORMANCE, OR DISMISSAL OF SPECIFIC EMPLOYEES OF THE
PUBLIC BODY OR LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY, INCLUDING HEARING
TESTIMONY ON A COMPLAINT LODGED AGAINST AN EMPLOYEE OF THE PUBLIC
BODY OR AGAINST LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY TO DETERMINE ITS
VALIDITY.

ADJOURNMENT POSTED 12/07/17 AT 12:00 P.M./BC

12/6/17 Zoning & Planning Commission Regular Meeting

Below is the Zoning & Planning Commission Regular Meeting agenda set for December 6th at 6 p.m. at the Benton City Hall.

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Benton City Council Meeting Agenda — November 27, 2017

AGENDA
BENTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY NOVEMBER 27, 2017
6:00 P.M.

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. ROLL CALL

3. READING AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES

4. PUBLIC PROPERTY REPORT COMMISSIONER BAUMGARTE
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CHANGE ORDER FOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT

5. STREETS & IMPROVEMENTS COMMISSIONER WYANT
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF THIRTY (30) MINUTE PARKING/TOW AWAY ZONE ON THE WEST SIDE OF SOUTH MAIN STREET FROM THE PUBLIC SQUARE TO WEST CHURCH
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF FOUR (4) WAY STOP AT ROBIN LANE, LAKESHORE DRIVE, AND SKIERS RUN
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CHRISTMAS BONUSES

6. PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY REPORT COMMISSIONER STOREY
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AMENDING THE NO PARKING ZONE ON EAST MAIN STREET

7. ACCOUNTS & FINANCE REPORT COMMISSIONER MILLER
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS & MONTHLY BILLS
B. APPROVAL OF PAYROLL
C. APPROVAL OF SEWER ADJUSTMENTS
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF TAX LEVY ORDINANCE
E. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF RESOLUTION TO SELL SURPLUS REAL ESTATE PURSUANT TO 65 ILCS 5/11-76-4.2
F. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF 2018 CITY HEALTH INSURANCE
G. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF BCHS COOP AGREEMENT
H. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CHANGING MEETING DATE FOR THE SECOND MEETING IN DECEMBER
I. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF IPRF SAFETY GRANT MONEY
J. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL FOR FINANCING DOCUMENTS FOR 2009 CASE 580 SUPER M BACKHOE

8. CITY ATTORNEY TOM MALKOVICH
A. UPDATES

9. PUBLIC AFFAIRS REPORT MAYOR KONDRITZ
A. UPDATES
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AIRPORT BOARD APPOINTMENTS
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF DRONE TAKE OFFS/LANDINGS AT THE BENTON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL TO APPOINT COMMITTEE TO REVIEW AVAILABILITY OF ADDITIONAL LOT LEASES AT LAKE BENTON

10. MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS

11. OLD BUSINESS

12. NEW BUSINESS

13. MATTERS FROM THE PUBLIC AUDIENCE

14. EXECUTIVE SESSION
A. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE ACQUISITION AND/OR SALE OF REAL ESTATE
B. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE AND/OR PENDING LITIGATIONS
C. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE APPOINTMENT, EMPLOYMENT, COMPENSATION,
DISCIPLINE, PERFORMANCE, OR DISMISSAL OF SPECIFIC EMPLOYEES OF THE
PUBLIC BODY OR LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY, INCLUDING HEARING
TESTIMONY ON A COMPLAINT LODGED AGAINST AN EMPLOYEE OF THE PUBLIC
BODY OR AGAINST LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY TO DETERMINE ITS
VALIDITY.

ADJOURNMENT POSTED 11/22/17 AT 12:00 P.M./BC

City Council Agenda — November 13, 2017

AGENDA
BENTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY NOVEMBER 13, 2017
6:00 P.M.

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. ROLL CALL

3. READING AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES

4. PUBLIC PROPERTY REPORT COMMISSIONER BAUMGARTE
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF PAY REQUEST FOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF APPENDIX #6 IN CHAPTER 38 – UTILITIES ORDINANCE
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF PURCHASE OF BACKHOE

5. STREETS & IMPROVEMENTS COMMISSIONER WYANT
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF ORDINANCE FOR 30 MINUTE PARKING/TOW AWAY ZONE WEST SIDE OF SOUTH MAIN STREET FROM THE PUBLIC SQUARE TO WEST CHURCH STREET
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF FOUR WAY STOP AT ROBIN LANE, LAKE SHORE DRIVE, AND SKIERS RUN
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF 2018 MFT PROGRAM

6. PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY REPORT COMMISSIONER STOREY
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION OF FRANKLIN COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL SERVICES FOR THE CITY OF BENTON

7. ACCOUNTS & FINANCE REPORT COMMISSIONER MILLER
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS & MONTHLY BILLS
B. APPROVAL OF PAYROLL
C. APPROVAL OF SEWER ADJUSTMENTS
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT FOR THE CITY OF BENTON
E. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF RESOLUTION TO INCLUDE TAXABLE ALLOWANCES AS IMRF EARNINGS
F. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CITY OF BENTON POLICIES
G. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF RESOLUTION OF SUPPORT AND COMMITMENT OF FUNDS FOR A COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT
H. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF RESOLUTION TO SELL SURPLUS REAL ESTATE PURSUANT TO 65 ILCS 5-11-76 – 4.2

8. CITY ATTORNEY TOM MALKOVICH
A. UPDATES

9. PUBLIC AFFAIRS REPORT MAYOR KONDRITZ
A. UPDATES
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT TO AIRPORT BOARD ORDINANCE
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF IDOT AGREEMENT FOR AIRPORT ENGINEERING SERVICES
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT TO LIQUOR CODE, DEFINING ADDITIONAL HOURS
E. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF ADDITIONAL LIQUOR LICENSE CLASSIFICATION
F. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF APPOINTING CRAIG MILES TO THE GREATER EGYPT REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION
G. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS ACTIVITIES

10. MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS

11. OLD BUSINESS

12. NEW BUSINESS

13. MATTERS FROM THE PUBLIC AUDIENCE

14. EXECUTIVE SESSION
A. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE ACQUISITION AND/OR SALE OF REAL ESTATE
B. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE AND/OR PENDING LITIGATIONS
C. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE APPOINTMENT, EMPLOYMENT, COMPENSATION,
DISCIPLINE, PERFORMANCE, OR DISMISSAL OF SPECIFIC EMPLOYEES OF THE
PUBLIC BODY OR LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY, INCLUDING HEARING
TESTIMONY ON A COMPLAINT LODGED AGAINST AN EMPLOYEE OF THE PUBLIC
BODY OR AGAINST LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY TO DETERMINE ITS
VALIDITY.

ADJOURNMENT POSTED 11/09/17 AT 3:00 P.M./BC

Benton Zoning and Planning Commissioner Regular Business Meeting Agenda

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Special Agenda — 10/27/17

A G E N D A

THE CITY OF BENTON WILL HOLD A SPECIAL CALLED BENTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING FRIDAY 10/27/2017 AT 8:30 A.M. IN THE BENTON MUNICIPAL BUILDING LOCATED AT 1403 SOUTH MAIN STREET BENTON, ILLINOIS.

THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE ON THE AGENDA FOR CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE ACTION CONCERNING:

1. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT TO LIQUOR CODE DEFINING ADDITIONAL HOURS.
2. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CONSTRUCTING STORAGE SHED AT CITY HALL, PRICE NOT TO EXCEED $2,600.00.
3. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF ADDITIONAL ATTENDEE AT TIP SEMINAR IN SPRINGFIELD.
4. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF SCHEDULING CITY PLANNING WORKSHOP.

BEC
10/23/2017

City Council Agenda — October 23, 2017

AGENDA
BENTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017
6:00 P.M.

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. ROLL CALL

3. READING AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES

4. PUBLIC PROPERTY REPORT COMMISSIONER BAUMGARTE
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSISON AND/OR APPROVAL OF INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT WITH FRANKLIN COUNTY FOR FALL FEST

5. STREETS & IMPROVEMENTS COMMISSIONER WYANT
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF ORDINANCE FOR NO PARKING NORTH SIDE OF EAST MAIN STREET TO NORTH COMMERCIAL STREET
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF VACATING ALLEY AT 310 WEST WEBSTER
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF REMOVAL OF TREE ON SOUTH DUQUOIN AND WEST WEBSTER

6. PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY REPORT COMMISSIONER STOREY
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF DONATION OF A 2008 FORD CROWN VICTORIA TO THE FRANKLIN COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY

7. ACCOUNTS & FINANCE REPORT COMMISSIONER MILLER
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS & MONTHLY BILLS
B. APPROVAL OF PAYROLL
C. APPROVAL OF SEWER ADJUSTMENTS
D. DISCUSSION OF ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT FOR THE CITY OF BENTON
E. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF RENTAL OF SMALL AIRPORT HANGER

8. CITY ATTORNEY TOM MALKOVICH
A. UPDATES

9. PUBLIC AFFAIRS REPORT MAYOR KONDRITZ
A. UPDATES
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AIRPORT WILD LIFE FENCE PROJECT
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF RFQ PROCESS FOR NEW AIRPORT ENGINEERING SERVICES
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT TO LIQUOR CODE, CLASS A LICENSE
E. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CLASS E LIQUOR LICENSE FOR BONZFIRE GRILL
F. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CLASS A LIQUOR LICENSE FOR GOOD TIMES

10. MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS

11. OLD BUSINESS

12. NEW BUSINESS

13. MATTERS FROM THE PUBLIC AUDIENCE

14. EXECUTIVE SESSION
A. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE ACQUISITION AND/OR SALE OF REAL ESTATE
B. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE AND/OR PENDING LITIGATIONS
C. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE APPOINTMENT, EMPLOYMENT, COMPENSATION,
DISCIPLINE, PERFORMANCE, OR DISMISSAL OF SPECIFIC EMPLOYEES OF THE
PUBLIC BODY OR LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY, INCLUDING HEARING
TESTIMONY ON A COMPLAINT LODGED AGAINST AN EMPLOYEE OF THE PUBLIC
BODY OR AGAINST LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY TO DETERMINE ITS
VALIDITY.

ADJOURNMENT POSTED 10/23/17 AT 3:00 P.M./BC

BENTON FIREFIGHTER PENSION BOARD — AGENDA

MEETING AGENDA
BENTON FIREFIGHTER PENSION BOARD
BENTON CITY HALL
1403 S. MAIN, BENTON, IL 62812
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017 AT 10:00 A.M.
1. CALL TO ORDER / ROLL CALL
2. PUBLIC COMMENTS
3. MINUTES – Reading and approval of the minutes of the prior meeting(s)
a) July 14, 2017 – Regular Meeting
b) September 21, 2017 – Special Meeting
4. CORRESPONDENCE
5. Review 40 ILCS 5/1-109.3 and Illinois Department of Insurance Advisory Opinion
letter dated January 13, 2012 regarding mandatory trustee training requirements
and action needed by Board to remove trustees for failure to comply with mandatory
trustee training requirements.
6. DISCUSS STATUS OF STATUTORILY REQUIRED TRUSTEE TRAINING:
A) Richard Dale, seated on Board 10/10/2014 (as retired trustee)
7. OLD BUSINESS
a) Remove Richard Dale from Board due to non-compliance with Illinois Statute
regarding mandatory trustee training requirements.
8. BILLS
9. TREASURER’S REPORT – Lisa Meno
10. INVESTMENT REPORT – John Johnson of Zemenick & Walker
11. NEW BUSINESS
a) Discuss contract renewal with Zemenick & Walker (Expired 10/17/17)
b) Discuss and approve setting of 2018 board meeting dates (currently meet on
2nd Friday of quarterly months); (Suggested dates 1/12; 4/13; 7/13; 10/12/18
at 10:00 a.m.);
c) Review and discuss the IDOI Actuarial Report and tax levy, if available.
12. APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP
13. APPLICATION FOR BENEFITS
14. NEXT MEETING DATE (Fri., Jan. 18, 2018 @ 10:00 a.m.) / ADJOURNMENT

BENTON POLICE PENSION BOARD AGENDA — 10/13/17

MEETING AGENDA
BENTON POLICE PENSION BOARD
BENTON CITY HALL
1403 S. MAIN ST., BENTON, IL 62812
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017 AT 8:30 A.M.
1. CALL TO ORDER / ROLL CALL
2. PUBLIC COMMENTS
3. MINUTES – Reading and approval of the minutes of the prior meeting(s)
4. CORRESPONDENCE
5. BILLS
6. TREASURER’S REPORT – Lisa Meno
7. INVESTMENT REPORT – John Johnson of Zemenick & Walker
8. OLD BUSINESS
a) Discuss contract renewal with Zemenick & Walker (Expires 11/12/17)
b) Discuss status of IDOI Final Examination Report for Pension Fund.
9. NEW BUSINESS
a) Discuss and approve setting of 2018 board meeting dates (currently meet on
2nd Friday of Quarterly months at 8:30 a.m.; (1/12; 4/13; 7/13; 10/12);
b) Review and discuss the IDOI Actuarial Report and tax levy, if available.
10. APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP
11. APPLICATION FOR BENEFITS
12. NEXT MEETING DATE (Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 8:30 a.m.) / ADJOURNMENT

Agenda — October 9, 2017

AGENDA
BENTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING
MONDAY OCTOBER 9, 2017
6:00 P.M.

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. ROLL CALL

3. READING AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES

4. PUBLIC PROPERTY REPORT COMMISSIONER BAUMGARTE
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF PAY REQUEST FOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AIRPORT SEWER EXTENSION BID ACCEPTANCE
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CYPRESS CREEK SOLAR AGREEMENT

5. STREETS & IMPROVEMENTS COMMISSIONER WYANT
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF NO PARKING NORTH SIDE OF EAST MAIN STREET TO NORTH COMMERCIAL STREET

6. PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY REPORT COMMISSIONER STOREY
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF SETTING TRICK OR TREAT HOURS

7. ACCOUNTS & FINANCE REPORT COMMISSIONER MILLER
A. APPROVAL OF PURCHASE ORDERS & MONTHLY BILLS
B. APPROVAL OF PAYROLL
C. APPROVAL OF SEWER ADJUSTMENTS

8. CITY ATTORNEY TOM MALKOVICH
A. UPDATES

9. PUBLIC AFFAIRS REPORT MAYOR KONDRITZ
A. UPDATES
B. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AIRPORT WILD LIFE FENCE PROJECT
C. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF ATTENDING ANNUAL AIRPORT TIP MEETING
D. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF RFQ PROCESS FOR AIRPORT ENGINEERING SERVICES
E. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES
F. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF SPECIAL USE PERMIT RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE PLANNING COMMISSION
G. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT TO LIQUOR CODE, CLASS A LICENSE
H. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CLASS E LIQUOR LICENSE FOR BONZFIRE GRILL
I. DISCUSSION AND/OR APPROVAL OF CLASS A LIQUOR LICENSE FOR GOOD TIMES

10. MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS

11. OLD BUSINESS

12. NEW BUSINESS

13. MATTERS FROM THE PUBLIC AUDIENCE

14. EXECUTIVE SESSION
A. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE ACQUISITION AND/OR SALE OF REAL ESTATE
B. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE AND/OR PENDING LITIGATIONS
C. DISCUSSION OF POSSIBLE APPOINTMENT, EMPLOYMENT, COMPENSATION,
DISCIPLINE, PERFORMANCE, OR DISMISSAL OF SPECIFIC EMPLOYEES OF THE
PUBLIC BODY OR LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY, INCLUDING HEARING
TESTIMONY ON A COMPLAINT LODGED AGAINST AN EMPLOYEE OF THE PUBLIC
BODY OR AGAINST LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE PUBLIC BODY TO DETERMINE ITS
VALIDITY.

ADJOURNMENT POSTED 10/05/17 AT 3:00 P.M./BC