JOPLIN CITY COUNCIL
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2021
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.



                                                                                             AGENDA

 

1.

Call to Order

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

Roll Call

3.

Presentations

4.

Finalization of Consent Agenda

5.

Reports and Communications

1.

Downtown Joplin Alliance Update

Documents:
  1. November 2021.pdf
2.

Health Department Update

3.

News from the Public Information Office

6.

Citizen Requests and Petitions

1.

Abbie Covington requested to speak on Joplin Police & Fire

7.

Public Hearings

1.

Public Hearing Procedures

2.

RESOLUTION NO. 2021-017

A RESOLUTION granting a Special Use Permit (1st Request) for the operation of a short-term rental located at 416 S. Florida Ave., in the City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.


3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-287

AN ORDINANCE amending Ordinance No. 2004-256, passed by the Council of the City of Joplin, Missouri, November 15, 2004, by removing from District M-2 (Heavy Industrial) and  including in District R-3 (Apartment House) property as described below and located at approximately 550 feet South of the intersection of S. Rex Ave and E. 13th Street, in the City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.


4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-288

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 (Two- Family Residential) and including in District R-3 (Apartment House) property as described below and located at 3431 E 10th Street, City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.


5.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-289

AN ORDINANCE amending Ordinance No. 2004-256, passed by the Council of the City of Joplin, Missouri, November 15, 2004, by removing from District C-O (Non-retail Commercial) and including in District C-3 (Commercial) property as described below and located at approximately 175 feet of the intersection of S. Connecticut Ave and E. 24th Street.


6.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-290

AN ORDINANCE providing to vacate approximately 700 feet East of the intersection of E. 9th Street and S. Rex Ave., City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.


8.

Consent Agenda

1.

Minutes of the October 18, 2021 City Council meeting

2.

Minutes of the October 26, 2021 Special City Council Meeting

3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-003

AN ORDINANCE amending Chapter 114, “Traffic,” by enacting a new Article XII, “Utility Vehicles.”

Documents:
  1. CB2021-003.pdf
4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-406

AN ORDINANCE approving an Agreement between the City of Joplin, Missouri, and Owen & Eastlake Ltd.; authorizing the City Manager or his designee, Director of Planning, Development and Neighborhood Services, to execute same on behalf of the City.

 

Documents:
  1. CB2021-406.pdf
9.

Resolutions

1.

RESOLUTION NO. 2021-018

A RESOLUTION authorizing the City of Joplin to enter into Memorandum of Understanding with the National Institute of Standards (NIST) Engineering Laboratory and the Center for Risk-Based Community Resilience Planning (CoE) to collaborate on the development and validation of a Community Resilience Planning Guide for buildings and infrastructure and for the development and validation of the Interdependent Networked Community Resilience Modeling Environment (IN-CORE) software program to help communities optimize community resilience planning and post disaster recovery.  

10.

Ordinances - Emergency

1.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-525

AN ORDINANCE approving a Contract by and between the City of Joplin and Symetra to provide stop loss coverage for the City’s health self-insurance coverage on behalf of the employer, the City of Joplin; authorizing the City Manager to execute said Contract by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and containing an emergency clause.    

2.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-528

AN ORDINANCE adopting and establishing pay rates for certain Unclassified Council Employees; and, containing an emergency clause.

3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-610

AN ORDINANCE approving a Purchase Order to be issued to Superion to cover the annual support payment for the Public Safety and Financial software and related systems as budgeted in the Annual Budget of the City of Joplin for the Fiscal Year 2021-2022 as adopted by Council Bill 2021-523 on October 18, 2021; and containing an emergency clause.

4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-611

AN ORDINANCE authorizing the City of Joplin to enter into an agreement with MacQueen Equipment LLC; DBA MacQueen Emergency Group., a Missouri Corporation, for the purpose of purchasing one (1) new Pierce Enforcer Aerial 107’ Ascendant with rear-mount aerial for the not to exceed price of One Million One Hundred Twenty-Four Thousand Dollars and No Cents ($1,124,000.00); authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; amending the Annual Budget of the City of Joplin for the Fiscal Year 2021-2022 as adopted by Ordinance 2021-150 on October 18, 2021; and, containing an emergency clause.

11.

Ordinances - First Reading

1.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2021-166

AN ORDINANCE  approving an agreement and work authorization with Burns and McDonnell in the not to exceed amount of Ninety-Six Thousand Four Hundred Fifty and 00/100 Dollars ($96,450.00) for professional engineering consulting services for preparing the City of Joplin’s Solid Waste Masterplan; authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; amending the Annual Budget of the City of Joplin for the Fiscal Year 2021-2022 as adopted by Ordinance 2021-149 on October 18, 2021.

12.

Ordinances - Second Reading and Third Reading

13.

Unfinished Business

14.

New Business

1.

Vote to go into closed session, which shall pertain to leasing, purchasing or sale of real estate by a public governmental body where public knowledge of the transaction might adversely affect the legal consideration therefore; and which shall pertain to the hiring, firing, disciplining, or promotion of an employee or particular employees of a governmental body involving personal information; as set forth in Section 610.021(2) (3) RSMo, as amended, 2020. This meeting, record, and vote to be closed to the extent provided by law. The City Council shall adjourn at the end of the session.

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