AGENDA

Independence City Commission
Thursday, October 10, 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.

APPOINTMENTS

III.

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-1848
  2. D-1908
  3. P-1820
B.

Consider minutes of the September 13, 2018 (corrected), July 17, July 25, August 8, August 14, August 15, and August 21, 2019 meetings.

C.

Consider adopting an ordinance amending Appendix D -- Fee Schedule to include new rates for replacing existing water meters with larger water meters.

D.

Consider waiving the City curfew the evening of Tuesday, October 22, 2019 for the Neewollah Queens Ball.

Documents:
  1. RCA Curfew.pdf
E.

Consider adopting the Uniform Public Offense Code (UPOC) for Kansas Cities 35th Edition, 2019; and Standard Traffic Ordinance (STO) for Kansas Cities, 47th Edition, 2019.

Documents:
  1. RCA STO UPOC.pdf
F.

Consider a request to block streets for Independence Chamber of Commerce Veterans’ Day of Honor on November 9, 2019, from 10 am to 5 pm.

G.

Consider authorizing two fun runs at the park:

  1. Day of Honor 5K Color Run/Walk – November 9, 2019
  2. Thanksgiving Day 1 Mile and 5K Turkey Run/Walk – November 28, 2019

Documents:
  1. RCAs Fun Runs.pdf
IV.

ITEMS FOR COMMISSION ACTION

A.

Consider an ordinance adding an Ex-Officio Member representing Main Street to the Economic Development Advisory Board.

Documents:
  1. RCA Ec Dev Ord.pdf
B.

Consider authorizing the sale of lots located on the south side of the 800-900 blocks of West Myrtle Street.

Documents:
  1. RCA Lots.pdf
C.

Consider authorizing a Risk and Operational Effectiveness Audit and Evidence/Property Room Improvement Project.

V.

REPORTS

A.

223 W. Main Street Update

B.

City Board Minutes

  1. September 3, 2019 Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Appeals.
  2. September 18, 2019 City Recreation Commission.


VI.

CITY MANAGER'S COMMENTS

VII.

COMMISSIONERS' COMMENTS

VIII.

PUBLIC CONCERNS

IX.

EXECUTIVE SESSION

A.

Personnel matters of non-elected personnel

X.

ADJOURNMENT