AGENDA

Independence City Commission
October 8, 2020
Veterans Room   Memorial Hall    5:30 PM


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I.

REGULAR SESSION

A.

Call to Order


B.

Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America


C.

Adoption of Agenda

II.

APPOINTMENTS

A.

Economic Development Advisory Board – One resignation – Unexpired term ends January 1, 2022

III.

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-1872
  2. P-1846
B.

Consider minutes of the June 11, June 23 and June 25, 2020 meetings.

C.

Consider authorizing the sale of 1901 Bradley Court.

D.

Consider authorizing the abatement of nuisance taxes for 1020 W. Maple Street and 1124 W. Maple Street.

E.

Consider authorizing the temporary closure of the alley in the 600 block between West Main and West Maple Streets.

Documents:
  1. RCA OReillys.pdf
IV.

EXECUTIVE SESSION

A.

For the purpose of discussing data relating to financial affairs or trade secrets of second parties.

V.

ITEMS FOR COMMISSION ACTION

A.

Consider a request to partner with Labette Health to expand the Independence Health Care Center.

B.

Consider authorizing approving CDBG-CV grant funding received from the Kansas Department of Commerce for 17 qualifying local businesses.

C.

Consider bids for demolition of five condemned structures.

D.

Consider authorizing staff to negotiate a contract for engineering services with PEC for advanced metering and water line replacement.

E.

Consider a request to vacate 27th Street from Main Street to the alley south of Myrtle Street.

F.

Consider awarding installation services for the City’s Wireless Fixed Broadband System Project.

VI.

REPORTS

A.

2020 Census Update

B.

City Board Minutes

  1. August 19, 2020 Library Board
  2. September 16, 2020 Recreation Commission
VII.

CITY MANAGER'S COMMENTS

VIII.

COMMISSIONERS' COMMENTS

IX.

PUBLIC CONCERNS

X.

EXECUTIVE SESSION

A.

Personnel matters of non-elected personnel

XI.

ADJOURNMENT