City of Independence, Missouri

City of Independence

Council Agenda

February 26, 2018

6:00 PM, Council Chambers

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INVOCATION

Rachel Williams-Glenn, Pastor, St. Paul A.M.E. Church

THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

ROLL CALL

CONSENT AGENDA

Reports and Recommendations of the City Manager

  1. Acceptance of Annual Financial Statements for the Year Ending June 30, 2017.

    Approved

  2. Council action is recommended to issue a change order to purchase order number 146445 in the amount of $21,669 for additional services for Sludge House Roof Repairs at the Courtney Bend Water Plant for the Water Department. The purchase order would increase to $50,719.

    Approved

  3. Council action is recommended to enter into a price agreement (143-17) with ChandlerThinks for Professional Branding Services for the City. Expenditures will not exceed budgeted amounts.

    Approved

Resolutions

REGULAR AGENDA

Public Hearings

  1. An application received from Top Hat Winery, LLC for a Malt Liquor/Wine by Drink, Sunday Sales and a Liquor Tasting Licenses for The Twisted Vine Winery located at 10916 E Winner Road.  Full Public Hearing.

    Held and Closed

    1. Council action is requested on the application received from Top Hat Winery, LLC for a Malt Liquor/Wine by Drink, Sunday Sales and a Liquor Tasting Licenses for The Twisted Vine Winery located at 10916 E Winner Road.  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

  2. A public hearing for the application by MOAZ Construction Company, Inc, requesting a rezoning from R-A, Residential-Agricultural, to C-3, Service Commercial, for the property located at 19901 E. US 40 Highway.  New Information Only.

    Held and Closed

    1. 18-013 - 2R. An ordinance amending the Zoning District Map as to tract of ground located at 19901 E. Us 40 Highway from District R-A (Residential-Agricultural) to District C-3 (Service Commercial) in Independence, Jackson County, Missouri.

      Ord. #18858

  3. A public hearing for the application by Richard Cash requesting a rezoning from R-6, Single-Family Residential, to C-1, Neighborhood Commercial, for the property located at 16800 E. Sunset Drive.  New Information Only.

    Held and Closed

    1. 18-014 - 2R. An ordinance amending the Zoning District Map as to tract of ground located at 16800 E. Sunset Drive from District R-6 (Single-Family Residential) to District C-1 (Neighborhood Commercial) in Independence, Jackson County, Missouri.

      Ord. #18859

  4. A public hearing for the amendment to the Unified Development Ordinance, Chapter 14, of the Independence City Code, relating to donation bins in Section 14-400-09.  Full Public Hearing.

    Held and Closed

    1. 18-015 -2R. An ordinance amending the Unified Development Ordinance, Chapter 14, of the Independence City Code which will create additional regulations for donation bins and allow for removal of non-compliant donation bins.

      Ord. #18860

Ordinances

First Readings

INFORMATION ONLY

  1. The City Clerk's Office is in receipt of the Noland Fashion Square CID Annual Report.

    Reported

  2. The City Clerk's Office is in receipt of the Crackerneck Center Community Improvement District Annual Reports for the Fiscal Year ending in June 30, 2016 and June 30, 2017.

    Reported

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

    Reported

  4. Change Order No. 1, in the amount of $83,661.41, was issued to GE International for additional generator repairs. The original purchase order (146723) was issued in the amount of $37,034.00. The new purchase order total is $120,695.41.

    Reported

  5. Municipal Court Monthly Case Summary Report for January, 2018.

    Reported

  6. The City Clerk's office is in receipt of the Independence Events Center Community Improvement District's Proposed Budget. 

    Reported

  7. The City Clerk's office is in receipt of the Crackerneck Creek Transportation Development District's Proposed Budget. 

    Reported

CITIZEN REQUESTS

  1. Erin Murphy requests to speak to Council regarding storm damage and drainage backup in her neighborhood.

    Did not speak

  2. Alex Burden requests to speak to Council regarding the Truman Library Project and MDFB Tax Credits.

    Spoke

  3. Erin Talcott requests to speak to Council regarding Advanced Metering Infrastructure.

    Spoke

COUNCILMEMBER COMMENTS

ADJOURNMENT

"Is it good for the children?"

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