City of Independence, Missouri

City of Independence

Council Agenda

November 19, 2018

6:00 PM, Council Chambers

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INVOCATION

Deborah Jamerson, Pastor, Glenwood Park United Methodist Church

THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

ROLL CALL

PROCLAMATIONS

CONSENT AGENDA

Reports and Recommendations of the City Manager

  1. Council action is requested to authorize the City Manager to approve a construction contract with Rodriguez Mechanical for an amount not to exceed $282,370.00, authorizing future minor change orders for an amount not to exceed $28,237.00 and/or time extensions for the Noland Road Culvert Improvements Project (No. 70131801).

    Approved

  2. Council action is requested to issue a purchase order to R.F. Fisher Electric Company, Inc. for installation of the LED lighting at the Silverstein Eye Centers Arena.

    Approved

Resolutions

REGULAR AGENDA

Public Hearings

  1. A public hearing for rezoning for the application by Thomas Schroeder requesting a rezoning from R-12, Two-Family Residential, to I-1, Industrial, for the property located at 119 N. Wilson Avenue.  New Information Only.

    Held and Closed

    1. 18-100 - 2R. An ordinance amending the Zoning District Map as to tract of ground located at 119 N. Wilson Avenue from District R-12 (Two Family Residential) to I-1 (Industrial) in Independence, Jackson County, Missouri.

      Ord. #18952

  2. A public hearing for the amendment to the Unified Development Ordinance, Chapter 14, of the Independence City Code relating to the keeping of bees as an accessory use in Section 14-400-08-D. and 14-400-12-C.  Full Public Hearing.

    Held and Closed

    1. 18-101 - 2R. An ordinance amending Chapter 14 of the Independence City Code pertaining to beekeeping by increasing the number of zoning districts where hives are allowed and also regulating the possible number of bee hives on such properties.

      Ord. #18953

  3. A public hearing for the application by Ed Reese requesting a Special Use Permit to operate a used vehicle sales business at 3114 S. Weatherford Road.  New Information Only. 

    Held and Closed

    1. 18-102 - 2R. An ordinance approving a Special Use Permit to operate a vehicle sales business at 3114 S. Weatherford Road in Independence, Jackson County, Missouri.

      Ord. #18954

  4. An application by Dennis & Pang Enterprises, LLC, for a Restaurant Bar Malt Liquor and Light Wine and Sunday Sales License for Thai Kitchen at 19321 E US Highway 40, Unit A.  Full Public Hearing.  

    Held and Closed

    1. Council action is requested on the application received from Dennis & Pang Enterprises, LLC, for a Restaurant Bar Malt Liquor and Light Wine and Sunday Sales License for Thai Kitchen at 19321 E US Highway 40, Unit A.  This application requires a two-third majority vote for approval due to residential property being located within three hundred (300) feet of the establishment.

    Approved

Ordinances

First Readings

INFORMATION ONLY

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

    Reported

  2. Municipal Court Monthly Case summary Report for October 2018.

    Reported

CITIZEN REQUESTS

  1. Jason White requests to speak to Council regarding electric rates.

    Spoke

  2. Lucy Young requests to speak to Council regarding thanking the Council and Mayor on Bill No. 18-809.

    Spoke

  3. Tom Mountenay requests to speak to Council regarding the Honeywell contract.

    Spoke

  4. Sharon Hannah requests to speak to Council regarding the Honeywell contract.

    Withdrawn

COUNCILMEMBER COMMENTS

ADJOURNMENT

"Is it good for the children?"

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