Commercial Club fund transfer on hold
Behrens: 'We're a ways out'
May 20, 2021
A proposal to dissolve the Everly Commercial Club and transfer remaining monies to city coffers has hit a delay.
Mayor Brad Behrens reported at Monday's city council meeting that legal counsel is still reviewing the best steps forward. Commercial Club members have decided to dissolve the organization due to low membership and a lack of interest, and then donate its remaining assets to the city to be used for community events.
Behrens said certain legal hurdles must be cleared before any money is moved. He believed the city would need to establish a 501c3 non-profit organization to accept th...