Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability
C.D. Davidsmeyer, Co-Chair
Heather Steans, Co-Chair
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Monday, June 22, 2009
June 22, 2009 Meeting Agenda and Audio
June 22, 2009 Agenda for Pere Marquette Facility Closure Meeting


Purpose: State Facility Closure Act Hearing
Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice, Pere Marquette Youth Center

Monday, June 22, 2009 - 3:30 p.m.
Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center; Grafton, IL 62037

  1. Call to Order by Commission Co-Chairmen
    • Senator Jeffrey Schoenberg/Representative Richard Myers

  2. Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice
    • Kurt Friedenauer, Director, Dept. of Juvenile Justice
    • Timothy McLean, Chief Officer of Intergovernmental Relations

  3. Elected Officials
    • Tom Thompson, Mayor of Grafton
    • Tom Hoechst, Mayor of Alton
    • Pamela Heitzig, Chair of Jersey County Board

  4. Employee Organizations
    • Ed Caumiant, AFSCME Council 31 Regional Director for Southern Illinois
    • Ron Gray, Counselor at IYC Pere Marquette
    • Susanne Rensing, Educator at IYC Pere Marquette

  5. Others: Associations, Employees, Citizens, Interested Parties
    • Charles Fasano, Director Prisons and Jails Program, John Howard Assoc.
    • Ashley Newton, IYC Pere Marquette Graduate

  6. Adjournment
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