Voters may have a say regarding the possible naming of a fountain on Third Street near the future site of a Miles Davis Statue. The Alton City Council suspended the rules and voted to place a non-binding referendum on the November ballot to help gauge how the public feels about the idea.
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Since it is a non-binding referendum, no action will be required regardless of the outcome. Walker says the measure is a tool the City can use to gather data without dipping into an already tight budget. The fountain is located on Third Street near Chez Marilyn’s.
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