Independence City Commission
April 22, 2021
To participate by conference call:
1 785-289-4727 Conference ID: 592 706 042#
Call to Order
Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America
Adoption of Agenda
Discussions prior to acquisition of real estate.
Independence Historic Preservation and Research Commission – 2 resignations – Application date extended to noon on April 30, 2021
Land Bank Board of Trustees -- 7 new members – Applications due by noon on April 30, 2021
Public Hearing regarding a proposed loan in an amount not to exceed $3,800,000 to be taken by the City from the Kansas Public Water Supply Loan Fund.
RCA-Public Hearing AMI.pdf
Public Hearings to consider condemnation of 418 S. Wald Avenue as dangerous and unsafe.
RCA 418 S. Wald 04152021.pdf
(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.)
ORDINANCE NO. A 1887.pdf
ORDINANCE NO P-1860.pdf
Consider authorizing City Staff to solicit proposals for financial services related to bond refinancing and bond issuance.
RCA Financial Services.pdf
Consider authorizing the Mayor to sign a service agreement authorizing the City to participate in the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas, Inc. BeWell Pilot Program.
RCA BeWell BCBS Contract.pdf
Consider authorizing the abatement of nuisance taxes for 112 W Chestnut Street.
RCA - Abate Nuisance Taxes - 112 W CHESTNUT.pdf
Consider awarding the project for an ADA accessible restroom, located within Kiddy Land at Ralph Mitchell Zoo, to BG Consultants.
RCA - ProposalADAAccessibleKiddieLandrestroom.pdf
Consider authorizing FORPAZ’s ZooBrew for 2021 as well as adopting a blanket authorization for future ZooBrew events.
Consider adopting Resolution 2021-012 rescinding Resolution 2020-083.
RCA Rescind Masks Recommendation Resolution.pdf
ITEMS FOR COMMISSION ACTION
Consider a proclamation honoring fallen Independence Police Department Assistant Chief Charles “CA” McKinney.
RCA Mckinney Proclamation.pdf
Consider proclaiming May 9 through 15, 2021 as Police Week.
RCA Police week Proclamation.pdf
Consider a request authorizing the Mayor to sign a proclamation declaring April 2021 as Fair Housing Month.
RCA -- Fair Housing April 2021.pdf
Consider approving the RFP-RFQ for Construction Manager at Risk (CMAR) for Phase II 1916 City Hall and Fire/EMS facilities.
RCA - CMAR RFP - RFQ - 04222021.pdf
Consider awarding the contract for the Removal of Taxiway B; and the rehabilitation of Taxiway D and Terminal Apron at the Independence Airport.
RCA 2021 Award of Removal of Taxiway B and Taxiway D and Apron Rehab at the Independence Airport-r1.pdf
Consider authorizing the submission of an application for a KDHE Solid Waste Grant for a re-use project.
RCA 2021 Re-Use Grant.pdf
Consider ordinances pertaining to consumption of alcoholic beverages on public property and authorizing the issuance of special event permits in the Downtown Historic District.
RCA - Downtown ROW and Alcohol - 04222021 REVISED.pdf
Consider setting the date of June 24th, 2021 for a public hearing to consider condemnation of 426 S. 16th Street as dangerous and unsafe.
RCA 426 S 16th.pdf
Consider approving a contract for mowing services for City-owned lots.
RCA - Mowing.pdf
Consider authorizing the purchase of mobile and portable radio equipment for use in the Police Department.
RCA Purchase Hand helds Mobiles.pdf
New City Licenses
New City Licenses.pdf
City Board Minutes
February 17, 2021 Library Board of Trustees
March 2, 2021 Economic Development Advisory Board Minutes
Library Board Minutes 02_17_2021.pdf
03022021 EDAB MINUTES - SIGNED.pdf
CITY MANAGER'S COMMENTS