Carlinville, IL. (ECWd) -
On Oct. 6, 2020, the Fourth Appellate Court DENIED Illinois Alluvial' s Motion to Stay enforcement of the Macoupin Circuit Court's Order dissolving Illinois Alluvial and stating that it was formed in violation of State law.
Previously, the City of Carlinville's Motion to Stay was DENIED by this Appellate Court.
The Order indicates this case will be placed on an accelerated briefing schedule, with record on appeal due Oct 29, Appellate Brief due 21 days after that, and Appellee Brief 21 days after that. Reply Briefs due 7 days after the filing of Appellee's Brief.
The Court will expedite consideration and disposition of this appeal.
This is the case brought against he City of Carlinville challenging their action of starting a private company, with another municipality and another private company, in order to contract from the new company to provide water to Carlinville residents - in violation of state law.