Council Actions

The Shawnee City Council held its regular meeting on Monday, June 13, 2016. The meeting was called to order at 7:30 p.m. and the following actions were taken.

Consent Agenda
The Consent Agenda was approved and included:
  • Minutes from various meetings;
  • Approving the serving of alcohol at Erfurt Park for the Rotary Club’s annual dinner;
  • Extending Special Use Permits for Linda and Phillip Steck to operate a group daycare at 7018 Woodland Drive and for The Pavilion to operate a commercial recreational establishment at 7436 Nieman Road;
  • Withdrawal of a Special Use Permit for Shawnee Auto Sales; and
  • A final change order for the 2015 Stormwater Pipe Repair Project, P.N. 3409.

John Hall, Steven Cartwright, and Scott Green were reappointed to the Civil Service Commission with terms expiring on June 30, 2019. The Commission hears disciplinary appeals for all commissioned officers below the rank of Lieutenant and to advise and assist in policy development, education and community outreach and communications related to racial profiling as required by the Kansas Statutes.

Public Items
A Special Use Permit for Deffenbaugh Industries to allow land filling operations at Interstate 435 and Holliday drive was tabled to allow for an independent odor study. The item will come back before the City Council at a later date for consideration.

Council Items
An Ordinance was passed that changes the meeting time for City Council meetings to 7:00 p.m. (instead of the current 7:30 p.m.). Meetings will still be held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month. The changes goes into effect on October 1, 2016. All meetings are posted on the City's calendar.

Staff Items
An Inspection Services Supplemental Agreement was approved with BHC Rhodes for the Quivira Road Project, 47th Street to 62nd Place, P.N. 3410, in the amount of $68,380.

Miscellaneous Council Items
Lastly, the semi-monthly claims for June 13, 2016 (city-wide expenses for the period) were approved. The meeting adjourned at 9:01 p.m.

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