The council took no action on a first reading to rezone property at 28th Street and Veterans Memorial Drive from R-MH to B-2, with the council agreeing more information is needed before taking action. Vic Cusumano is the petitioning party.
Four officers of the Mt. Vernon Police Department were recognized for coming to the aid of a local man who attempted to hang himself. The officers — Derek Gaither, Aaron Wiedeman, Matt Hoelscher and Eric McClaren — were presented with department Life Saving awards.