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Independence City Commission Meeting Thursday


The Independence City Commission will meet again for its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, May 23 at Memorial Hall. Aside from the common consent agenda, there will be a presentation to swear in new IPD Officer Richard Sherley and a public hearing to consider the condemnation of the property at 208 N. 17th Street.


In addition, items for commission action include:

  • Consider an agreement with Rainbow Fireworks, Inc. for the 2019 4th of July Firework Show.

  • Consider authorizing the Mayor to sign a contract with Heckert Construction to overlay residential street locations as recommended by staff.

  • Consider approving and agreement between the City of Independence and TranSystems for the 2019 mill and overlay ADA sidewalk and ramps.

  • Consider proceeding with demolition of 606 Fountain.

  • Consider authorizing the removal of 106-108 East Chestnut Street.


The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Veterans Room at Memorial Hall, and the meeting is available to the public. A full copy of the agenda can be viewed here.



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