AGENDA

Independence City Commission
April 12, 2018
Veterans Room   Memorial Hall    5:30 PM



I.

Call to Order


II.

Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America


III.

Appointments

  1. Housing Authority – Two terms expire April 11, 2018 – One eligible for reappointment
  2. Library Board – Two terms expire May 1, 2018 – One eligible for reappointment

IV.

Adoption of the Consent Agenda

C.

Consider a request from R-Turn for a detour of traffic on US 75 inside the City for beautification of the railroad trestle located at Pennsylvania Avenue and Parkhurst Avenue as needed between May 12th and the end of June.

D.

Consider quotes for asbestos removal at 519 N. 16th, 1124 W. Maple, 716 S. 6th, 1001 N. 18th Pl, and 800 S. 5th.

E.

Consider waiving the park curfew on the evening of April 13, 2018 for Chris Cakes of Wichita to stay overnight in the park in preparation for a fund-raising event for Cherish Our Children on April 14, 2018 as part of the FORPAZ Park Opening.

Documents:
  1. RCA Curfew.pdf
F.

Consider closing Parkhurst from Penn Avenue to 6th Street on April 28, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

V.

Presentations

A.

Present Lifesaving Awards to Fire/EMS employees Ryan Mauersberger and Josh Cavaness; and Caney Police Officer/EMT Rusty Cashman.

B.

Swear in new Police Officers, Hilary Cook and Devin Mendoza.

C.

Presentation by Four County Mental Health Center to inform the Commission about its current substance use treatment and prevention activities.

VI.

Items for Commission Action

A.

Consider approving a cereal malt beverage license for AKAS 1 LLC located at 3024 W. Main Street.

B.

Consider a request for permission to submit bids for a used fire truck on Purple Wave.

C.

Consider a proclamation declaring April 8th through the 14th of 2018 as Public Safety Telecommunicators Week in Independence.

D.

Consider an agreement between the City of Independence and TranSystems for the North Peter Pan Improvement Economic Development Project.

E.

Consider a change order for the negotiated portion of the North Peter Pan Improvement Project.

F.

Consider approving an agreement between the City of Independence and TranSystems for the 2018 ADA Project.

G.

Consider approving the 2018 ADA projects and permission to do the final design and go out for bid.

H.

Consider approving a request for an electronic sign in a residential district from Truth Tabernacle UPC Incorporated to be located at 1825 N. 10th Street.

VII.

Reports

VIII.

Commission Comments

IX.

Public Concerns

X.

Executive Session for discussion of employee performance pursuant to the non-elected personnel exception, (KSA75-4319(b)(1).

XI.

Adjournment