City of Independence, Missouri

City of Independence

Council Agenda

August 20, 2018

6:00 PM, Council Chambers

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INVOCATION

Lupe Moe, Lay Person Independence Stake, Public Affairs Council L.D.S. Church

THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

ROLL CALL

PRESENTATIONS

CONSENT AGENDA

Reports and Recommendations of the City Manager

  1. Council action is requested to issue a purchase order to Bergkamp Inc. in the amount of  $109,999.00 for Asphalt Pothole Patching Equipment for the Public Works Department.

    Approved

  2. Council action is recommended to enter a contract (382-18) for one year with six possible one-year extensions with RubinBrown LLP for professional auditing services for the Finance Department. Expenditures will not exceed budgeted amounts.

    Approved

  3. Council action is recommended to enter a contract (284-18) with CuraLinc Healthcare for Employee Assistance Provider (EAP) Services for one year with four possible one-year extensions.

    Approved

  4. Council action is requested to enter into a contract (393-18) with Tyndale Enterprises, Inc., for a flame resistant clothing purchase plan for the Power & Light Department. This is a one year contract with up to four, one-year renewal options. Expenditures will not exceed budgeted amounts.

    Approved

  5. Council action is needed to enter a contract (376-18) for two years, with the possibility for additional contract extensions, with John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. for lobbying services for the City.

    Approved

  6. Council action is required to enter contract (356-18) for two years, with the possibility for additional contract extensions, with Strategic Capitol Consulting LLC for lobbying services for the Power and Light Department.

    Approved

Resolutions

REGULAR AGENDA

Ordinances

First Readings

INFORMATION ONLY

  1. The City Council is expected to convene in an Executive Session at 5:30 pm, Monday, August 20, 2018, in Conference Room A, on matters of litigation, as permitted by Sec. 610.021(1), RSMO.

    Held and Closed

  2. The Law Department is providing the following notification to the City Council of the claims paid and received during July, 2018.

    Reported

  3. Municipal Court Monthly Case summary Report for July, 2018.

    Reported

CITIZEN REQUESTS

  1. Brenda J. Perry requests to speak to Council regarding Smart Meters in relation to the electric grid. 

    Spoke

  2. Bradley Mudd requests to speak to Council regarding IPL billing issues.

    Spoke

  3. Lucy Young requests to speak to Council regarding city finances.

    Spoke

COUNCILMEMBER COMMENTS

ADJOURNMENT

"Is it good for the children?"

Minutes have not been generated.