AGENDA

Independence City Commission
March 14, 2019
Veterans Room   Memorial Hall    5:30 PM



I.

REGULAR SESSION

A.

Call to Order


B.

Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America


C.

Adoption of Agenda

II.

COMMON CONSENT AGENDA

(Consent is that class of Commission action that requires no further discussion or which is routine in nature. All items on the Consent Agenda are adopted by a single motion unless removed from the Consent Agenda.)
A.
B.

Consider approving the minutes of the January 24, 2019 City Commission Meeting.

C.

Consider authorizing blocking the 100 block of West Myrtle Street every Saturday from 7 AM to 11 AM from May through August of 2019 for the Independence Farmers Market.

III.

ITEMS FOR COMMISSION ACTION

A.

Consider requests from Main Street:

  1. Close the 200 block of North Penn from 4:30 PM to 8 PM on May 2nd, August 1st, September 5th; and to close the 300 block of North Penn on June 6th for First Thursday. 
  2. Authorize hanging baskets in the downtown area.
B.

Consider ADA improvements to the baseball complex.

C.

Consider proclaiming April 2, 2019 as National Service Recognition Day.

D.

Consider an ordinance repealing previous ordinances creating the Independence Downtown Art & Cultural Advisory Board.

E.

Consider an ordinance to increase the miniature train, miniature golf and building rental rates as recommended by the Park Board.

F.

Consider an ordinance reannexing Lots 14 and 15 of the West Laurel Street Industrial Park into the City limits.

Documents:
  1. RCA ReAnnex.pdf
IV.

REPORTS

A.

Review neighborhood revitalization districts.

Documents:
  1. NRDs.jpg
B.

2018 Annual City Report.

C.

City Boards

  1. December 4, 2018 Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Appeals Minutes.
V.

CITY MANAGER'S COMMENTS

VI.

COMMISSIONERS' COMMENTS

A.

Request from Commissioner Caflisch to discuss; current ADA project and procurement policy.

VII.

PUBLIC CONCERNS

VIII.

EXECUTIVE SESSION

A.

Acquisition of Property

B.

Personnel matters of non-elected personnel

IX.

ADJOURNMENT