AGENDA

Independence City Commission
April 11, 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.

Appropriations

  1. A-1836
  2. D-1903
  3. P-1807
B.

Consider approving the minutes of the January 31, 2019 City Commission Meeting.

C.

Consider approving a request from the Kansas Children’s Service League to proclaim April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.

D.

Consider approving a request from the Independence Police Department to proclaim April 14-20, 2019 as Public Safety Telecommunicators Week in Independence.

E.

Consider initiating a public hearing before the Planning Commission to consider text amendments to Appendix B-Zoning of the City Code.

III.

ITEMS FOR COMMISSION ACTION

A.

Considering adopting ordinances to reduce residential trash collections to one time per week and reducing residential trash rates; and authorize City staff to purchase a used one-ton truck for the Sanitation Department to perform brush collections.

B.

Consider a request from the Independence Historic Preservation and Resource Commission to approve placing buildings and structures located at Riverside Park and Ralph Mitchell Zoo on the local historic registry.

C.

Consider an agreement between the City of Independence and USD 446 for ADA work on school property.

IV.

DISCUSSION

A.

Discussion on marketing Building D.

V.

REPORTS

A.

Montgomery County Action Council update.

B.

Whiskey Creek Hydrology Study update.

C.

City Board Minutes

  1. January 14, 2019 Independence Historic Preservation and Resource
    Commission
  2. February 4, 2019 Park Board Minutes
  3. February 25, 2019 Independence Historic Preservation and Resource
    Commission
  4. March 4, 2019 Park Board Minutes
  5. March 5, 2019 Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Appeals
VI.

CITY MANAGER'S COMMENTS

VII.

COMMISSIONERS' COMMENTS

VIII.

PUBLIC CONCERNS

IX.

ADJOURNMENT