Council Approves Development Program Application in Special Meeting on Monday During a special Gothenburg City Council meeting Monday afternoon, council members and the mayor approved a three-part resolution that could ultimately lead to $2 million in funding for new housing development in the community. Colten Venteicher appeared on behalf of the Gothenburg Improvement Company (GIC) to request an application for $750,000 ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!