Bartley Zuber was appointed the City Attorney for Olney in 2015.

The City Attorney performs legal work representing the city in civil and criminal matters and serves as legal advisor to the Mayor and City Council. He provides legal advice to the Mayor and City Council, City Manager, department supervisors, and all city commissions and boards on city matters. He attends all regular and special meetings of the City Council, when possible, and assists the Council in deliberations. He attends all regular and special Board of Appeals and Planning Commission meetings when possible. The City Attorney drafts and supervises drafting of all ordinances and resolutions. He drafts or approves all contracts, leases, assignments, deeds, or other legal documents entered into or executed by or on behalf of the city before the same shall be executed. The City Attorney attends, prosecutes or defends, or causes to be prosecuted or defended, all suits in which the city is party, in any court, and shall use all necessary and proper means for the enforcement and protection of the rights of the city.



Pursuant to 735 ILCS 5/15-1503 and 735 ILCS 5/15-1508, Notices of Foreclosure for residential real estate mortgages on property located within the corporate limits of the City of Olney, Illinois, shall be sent to the following address: Kelsie J. Sterchi City Clerk City of Olney 300 S. Whittle Avenue Olney, Illinois 62450-2252