JOPLIN CITY COUNCIL
REGULAR MEETING
6:00 P.M.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2020
5th FLOOR COUNCIL CHAMBERS
602 S. MAIN ST. JOPLIN MO

This meeting can be viewed live on KGCS-TV channel 21 and regional cable television systems including Sparklight in Joplin; or livestream at http://www.joplinmo.org/182/Video-Multimedia
In compliance with the social distancing requirement of six feet, the number of guests in the Council Chambers is limited to 45

AGENDA
1.

Call to Order

Invocation
Pledge of Allegiance of the United States of America
2.

Roll Call

3.

Presentations

1.

Proclamation recognizing Bill Hunt on his retirement as Director of Creative Services with KGCS-TV at Missouri Southern State University.

2.

Proclamation recognizing September as Southwest Missouri Job Center Month.

4.

Finalization of Consent Agenda

5.

Reports and Communications

1.

Quarterly economic development update from Chamber President Toby Teeter.

6.

Citizen Requests and Petitions

1.

Doug Hunt would like to provide an update on the Spirit Tree Project.

2.

Krissie Walsh, Joplin, would like to speak about getting the mask ordinance back.

3.

Tom Robertson, Joplin, wants to speak on Pension and Pay increase.

4.

Mike Pier, Joplin, would like to speak on an item in the upcoming budget.

5.

Jerrod Hogan, Joplin, would like to speak in support of JACC economic development.

7.

Public Hearings

8.

Consent Agenda

1.

Minutes of the September 8, 2020 Joplin City Council meeting.

2.

Minutes of the September 14, 2020 Special City Council meeting.

3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-270

AN ORDINANCE amending Ordinance No. 2004-256, passed by the Council of the City of Joplin, Missouri, November 15, 2004, by removing from District R-2 and M-2 and included in District C-3 property as described below and located 1317 E 7th Street and 610 S Club Street, City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.


Documents:
  1. CB2020-270.pdf
4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-271

AN ORDINANCE amending Ordinance No. 2004-256, passed by the Council of the City of Joplin, Missouri, November 15, 2004, by removing from District R-1 and including in District C-3-PD property as described below and located 1902 New Jersey Avenue, City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.


Documents:
  1. CB2020-271.pdf
5.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-405

AN ORDINANCE approving an Agreement between the City of Joplin, Missouri, and Missouri Highway and Transportation Commission which will provide FHWA Metropolitan Planning Assistance and FTA Section 5303 assistance, hereafter known as Consolidated Planning Funds, from November 1, 2020, through October 31, 2021, in accordance with the rules of the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) under 49 U.S.C. Section 5303 and 23 U.S. Code Sections 104(F) and 134 to conduct comprehensive and transportation planning programs, as the City of Joplin has been designated to conduct transportation planning programs for the Joplin Area Transportation Study Organization; authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute said Agreement for the City.

 



Documents:
  1. CB2020-405.pdf
9.

Resolutions

1.

RESOLUTION NO. 2020-013

A RESOLUTION authorizing the submittal of an application with the Missouri State Historic Preservation Office for the FY 2021 Historic Preservation Fund Grant for the National Historic Register Nomination of The Broadway District.
2.

RESOLUTION NO. 2020-014

A RESOLUTION authorizing the acceptance of a stormwater grant from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) to be allocated towards the update of the City of Joplin’s Stormwater Management Masterplan, authorizing the City Manager, or his designee, to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin.
10.

Ordinances - Emergency

1.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-159

AN ORDINANCE approving the City of Joplin to enter into a construction agreement with D & E Plumbing & Heating Inc., in the amount of One Million One Hundred Thirty-Nine Thousand Thirty-Two and 80/100 Dollars ($1,139,032.80) for construction of the 4th and School Storm Drainage Improvements, Phase II project; and authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and containing an emergency clause.
2.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-161

AN ORDINANCE authorizing the acceptance of a reimbursable agreement by and between the City of Joplin and the Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to provide advanced payment to the FAA for design, review and construction oversight of the Navigation Aids (NAVAIDS) during the Reconstruction of Runway 18-36 at the Joplin Regional Airport (JLN); and containing an emergency clause.
3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-452

 AN ORDINANCE authorizing a Program Services Contract, by and between the State of Missouri, Department of Health and Senior Services, and the City of Joplin, Missouri, for the City of Joplin Health Department to receive compensation, for up to Fifteen Thousand Dollars, no cents, ($15,000.00); and authorizing the City Manager to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin, Missouri; and containing an emergency clause.

4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-608

AN ORDINANCE authorizing the acceptance of a grant from the Missouri Department of Economic Development, Show Me Strong Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act or “the Act”) to help the City of Joplin resume normal business operations and restore economic activity statewide in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency; authorizing the City Manager, or his designee, to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and, amending the Annual Budget of the City of Joplin for the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 as adopted by Ordinance 2019-166 on October 21, 2019; and, containing an emergency clause.



5.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-609

AN ORDINANCE approving a Contract by and between the City of Joplin and Landworks Studio to complete a Parks Master Plan Study; authorizing the City Manager to execute said Contract by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and containing an emergency clause.              
11.

Ordinances - First Reading

1.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-007

AN ORDINANCE repealing Chapter 114, Traffic, Article II, Administrative and Enforcement, Division 2, Traffic Violations Bureau. 
2.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-162

AN ORDINANCE authorizing the City of Joplin, Missouri, to enter into an Agreement with Wildwood Ranch, L.L.C., a Missouri Limited Liability Company, for the purpose of providing sanitary sewer service; and authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute said Agreement by and on behalf of the City of Joplin.
3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-164

AN ORDINANCE     approving a Work Authorization OLS-OC20-09 with Olsson in the not to exceed amount of One Hundred Eight Thousand Six Hundred and 00/100 dollars ($108,600.00) for professional engineering consulting services for intersection improvements at 4th and Murphy Blvd; and authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin.

4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-165

AN ORDINANCE approving a construction agreement with Jeff Asbell Excavating and Trucking in the amount of Two Hundred Fifty-six Thousand, Five Hundred and No/100 Dollars ($256,500.00) for the 20th & Malang Lift Station Improvement project; and authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin.
5.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2020-166

AN ORDINANCE approving a construction agreement with G&G Construction in the not to exceed amount of Two Hundred Thirteen Thousand, Nine Hundred and No/100 Dollars ($213,900.00) for the 44th and Virginia Lift Station Improvement project; and authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin.
12.

Ordinances - Second Reading and Third Reading

13.

Unfinished Business

14.

New Business

1.

Approve Appointment of TIF Commission Chairman .

2.

Approve amended excess surplus property list for the annual City of Joplin auction to be held Sept. 26

3.

News from Public Information Officer Lynn Onstot

Anyone wishing to address the Council should step to the podium and state his/her name and address. If the matter is not a Public Hearing, a request to speak to the Council should be prepared prior to the meeting. Speaking time will be limited to five (5) minutes.

Sound enhancement units are available for hearing impaired customers who provide a form of identification as security, which will be returned to the customer upon the return of the unit.

Those in need of disability-related auxiliary aids or services should contact the City Clerk's office at (417) 624-0820, ext. 220 no later than 48 hours prior to the meeting.

Notice posted at 12:00 p.m. on this 17th day of September, 2020 (RSMo 610.020))