JOPLIN CITY COUNCIL
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
MONDAY, MAY 2, 2022
5th FLOOR COUNCIL CHAMBERS
602 S. MAIN ST. JOPLIN MO
6:00 P.M.
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  

Persons wishing to address the City Council regarding an item on the agenda should complete a Request to Address Council and give it to the City Clerk prior to the start of the meeting. When your name is called, approach the podium, and state your name clearly for the record. If your request pertains to a Public Hearing item, you do not need to submit a request. You will have five (5) minutes to speak.

PLEASE NOTE: No outside electronic devices are allowed to be used on City equipment without prior City approval. If you have handouts, you must provide 12 copies of the material to the City Clerk.
1.

Call to Order

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

Roll Call

3.

Presentations

1.

Discussion on Funding Public Safety Needs

4.

Finalization of Consent Agenda

5.

Reports and Communications

1.

News from the Public Information Office

6.

Citizen Requests and Petitions

1.

Margey Upson Requested to Speak on Part 4

2.

Zach Spiering requested to speak on North Heights Neighborhood Group

3.

Brian Evans Requested to Speak Regarding The City of Joplin's Budgetary Needs and Responsibilities, and How to Begin Addressing the Critical Situation that our Community Faces in Regards to Public Safety and Security

7.

Public Hearings

1.

Public Hearing Procedures

2.

RESOLUTION NO. 2022-006

A RESOLUTION granting a Special Use Permit (1st Request) for the operation of an outdoor entertainment and recreation use located at 2401, 2419, 2423, & 2427 S. Main St., in the City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.

3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2022-265

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-3 (Apartment House) and including in District C-3 (Commercial) property as described below and located at 655 S. Lavender Ln.., City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.

4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2022-266

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 (Single-family Residential) and including in District R-2 (Two-family Residential) property as described below and located at 1908 W. 10th St., City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.

5.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-267

AN ORDINANCE providing the vacation of a utility easement lying on property Northeast of 2810 E Water’s Edge Blvd., City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.


6.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2022-268

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 (Single-family Residential) and including in District R-1-PD (Single-family Residential Planned Development) property as described below and located at 3330 and 3332 N. St. Louis Ave., City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.

8.

Consent Agenda

1.

Minutes of April 18, 2022 City Council Meeting

9.

Resolutions

10.

Ordinances - Emergency

11.

Ordinances - First Reading

12.

Ordinances - Second Reading and Third Reading

13.

Unfinished Business

14.

New Business


Joplin, built on generations of people with grit and determination, is a regional hub at the crossroads of America.  Our diverse people and employers thrive because of our healthy lifestyles, exceptional neighborhoods, lifelong learning opportunities and cultural & recreational amenities.                                                                                   

Ad Omnia Parata    

 Together we are ready for anything. 




                                                                                   Notice posted at 2:30 PM on this 28th day of April 2022, (RSMo 610.020)