The Village of Okawville voted to annex two parcels of land just west of Gary’s Tire during the regular meeting Monday.
Parcels 12-06-15-300-014 and 12-06-15-300-008, owned by Charlie Meier, are located between 5th Street Road and Interstate 64, were annexed at the request of the owner.
In addition to being annexed to the village, the parcels will also be added to TIF Area 1 to allow for development. Other parcels added to the TIF district on the north side of the village include Lighthouse of Hope Church (Foursquare) and a parcel owned by Okawville Equipment, among others.
Read full coverage of the Village Board meeting in this week’s issue.