A pay increase for Plumbers and Pipe Fitters Local #553 was unanimously approved at the East Alton Village Board Meeting last night. Also at the meeting two appointments were made to local committees and a resolution was approved for an environmental grant.

East Alton Mayor Joe Silkwood tells The Big Z the agreement with the labor union was pretty straight forward.

Silkwood talks about how the grant will be used:

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Also at the meeting, Martha Campbell was appointed to the history committee and Jason Bricker was appointed to the beautification committee.


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