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BILL NO. 19-732Res.No:          6429

Agenda Title:

19-732 - A resolution adopting a Public Art Policy for the City of Independence, Missouri.
Recommendations:

Staff recommends approval

Executive Summary:

Passage of this Resolution would adopt a Public Art Policy and authorize it for use by the Mayor's Commission on the Arts to guide efforts to establish and promote public art in Independence.
Background:

On May 19, 2014, the City Council approved a Resolution to establish the Mayor's Advisory Commission on the Visual Arts. On June 5, 2017, the Council approved a Resolution to establish a One % for the Arts Program under the direction of the Commission.  On September 17, 2018, the Council approved a Resolution to change the name of the Commission to the Mayor's Advisory Commission on the Arts, and expand its role to include performing arts.  The Commission has perceived the need for a Policy to help guide it in the fulfillment of its mission, and has drafted a Policy for Council consideration.  Passage of this Resolution would approve the proposed Policy for use by the Commission in its efforts to establish and promote public art in Independence.

 

The Chairperson of the Commission, Stacie Short, will present the proposed Policy to the City Council.



Fiscal Impact:

None



Department:          Contact Person:          Mark Randall


REVIEWERS:
DepartmentAction
City Managers OfficeApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Law DepartmentApproved
City Managers OfficeApproved
City Clerk DepartmentApproved

Council Action:          Council Action:          Accepted

ATTACHMENTS:
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Public Art PolicyOrdinance
ResolutionResolution