Council Actions

The Shawnee City Council held its regular meeting on Monday, January 9, 2017. The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. and the following actions were taken.

Consent Agenda
The Consent Agenda was approved and included minutes from various meetings; extensions of Special Use Permits for Hermes Nursery and two QuikTrips; an easement agreement with the U.S. Postal Service for a trail associated with the Nieman Road Corridor South Storm Drainage Improvement Project, P.N. 3400; and a final Change Order related to the Emergency Repair of Stormwater Pipe, Flume and Roadway at Holliday Drive and I-435, P.N. 3416.

Mayor’s Items
Mayor Distler recognized Cameron Sizemore for his Eagle Scout project.

Public Items
A Cereal Malt Beverage License was approved for Casa Latina for on premises consumption at 11200 Johnson Drive.

A Use of Right-of-Way Agreement was approved for Consolidated Communications Enterprises Services, Inc.

Resolution No. 1793 was passed, consenting to the sublease of a portion of the Airtex/Westlink project to Amarr Company, dba Entrematic.

Council Items
The election of the 2017 Council President and Council Committee Vice-Chair was tabled to the next meeting.

Items from the Planning Commission
Ordinance No. 3179 was passed, rezoning property in the 15000 Block of West 67th Street from Agricultural to Professional Office.

Two Special Use Permits were approved. One was for E-Sports Arena, a Drinking Establishment with live entertainment in the form of video gaming and billiards located at 7470 Nieman Road. The other was for Attic Storage of Shawnee, a self-storage facility with a live-in manager located in the 20300 Block of West 66th Terrace.

Items from the Council Committee Meeting of December 6, 2016
The 2017 Street Maintenance Program was approved. Revisions to Policy Statement, PS-7, Conduct of Public Meetings, was approved.

Staff Items
Revisions to Policy Statement, PS-30, Rental Policy for the Civic Centre and Shawnee Town Facilities, was approved.

Miscellaneous Council Items
Lastly, the semi-monthly claims for January 9, 2017 (city-wide expenses for the period) were approved. The meeting adjourned at 7:28 p.m.

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