The Bethalto Village Board met recently and handed out scholarships to a handful of seniors at Civic Memorial High School. Mayor Alan Winslow tells The Big Z this is something that they every year at this time.
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An ordinance was also passed to approve increases in salaries for union contracts. The Laborer's union covers 22 people in the Public Works Department, while the Police Benevolent Contract covers another 12. Department heads were also named, as is routine at his time of year as well. There was no turnover this year, according to Winslow.