COUNCIL AGENDA 
Monday, December 2, 2019
6:00 P.M., Council Chambers
1.

Call to Order

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

Roll Call

3.

Presentations

1.

Joplin High School Student Council President Faron Haase will present an update to City Council on Joplin Schools events.

2.

Recognition of City board and commission members who have completed terms this year.

3.

NLC Service Line Program presented by Ashley Shiwarksi, Director of Business Development for Utility Partners, Inc.

4.

Finalization of Consent Agenda

5.

Reports and Communications

6.

Citizen Requests and Petitions

7.

Public Hearings

1.

Public Hearing Procedures

2.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-282

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 and including in District C-1 property as described below and located 3209 Connecticut Ave, City of Joplin, Newton County, Missouri.
3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-283

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 and including in District C-2-PD property as described below and located Corner of Newman Road and Cattleman Drive, City of Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.
8.

Consent Agenda

1.

Minutes of the November 18, 2019 Joplin City Council meeting

2.

Minutes of the November 22, 2019 Joplin City Council Special Meeting

3.

Minutes of the November 26, 2019 Joplin City Council Special Meeting

4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-009

AN ORDINANCE approving a plan for an industrial development project consisting of the acquisition, construction, improvement and equipping of a warehouse and distribution facility; authorizing the city of Joplin, Missouri to issue its taxable industrial development revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $51,400,000 to finance the costs of such project; authorizing and approving certain documents; and authorizing certain other actions in connection with the issuance of the bonds.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-009.pdf
5.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-523

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 58-68, Schedule of Fees, Article II, Fire Prevention Code, Division 2, International Fire Code, of Chapter 58, Fire Prevention and Protection, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 58-68, Schedule of Fees, Article II, Fire Prevention Code, Division 2, International Fire Code, of Chapter 58, Fire Prevention and Protection, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-523.pdf
6.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-524

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 106-32, Duty of Abutting Property Owners, Article II, Repairs, and Section 106-62, Plan Review and Permit Fees, Article III, Improvement Permits, of Chapter 106, Streets, Sidewalk and Other Public Places, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 106-32, Duty of Abutting Property Owners, Article II, Repairs, and Section 106-62, Plan Review and Permit Fees, Article III, Improvement Permits, of Chapter 106, Streets, Sidewalks and Other Public Places, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-524.pdf
7.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-525

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 34-2, Prices of lots and grave rights; charge for setting stones, of Chapter 34, Cemeteries, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 34-2, Prices of lots and grave rights; charge for setting stones, of Chapter 34, Cemeteries, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-525.pdf
8.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-526

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 30-121, License Classifications and Fees, of Article III, Licenses, Division 2, Schedule of Fees, of Chapter 30, Businesses, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 30-121, License Classifications and Fees, of Article III, Licenses, Division 2, Schedule of Fees, of Chapter 30, Businesses, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain classification changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.

Documents:
  1. CB2019-526.pdf
9.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-527

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 86-5, Fees at Schifferdecker Golf Course, of Article I, In General, and Section 86-6, Fees for Parks Programs and Parks Facilities, of Article I, In General, and Section 86-152, Admission Fee, of Article V, Swimming Pools, of Chapter 86, Parks and Recreation, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 86-5, Fees at Schifferdecker Golf Course, of Article I, In General, and Section 86-6, Fees for Parks Programs and Parks Facilities, of Article I, In General, and Section 86-152, Admission Fee, of Article V, Swimming Pools, of Chapter 86, Parks and Recreation, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-527.pdf
10.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-528

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 9, Filing Fees, of the Subdivision Regulations, Appendix 29B as adopted by Ordinance No. 97-161 of the City of Joplin and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 9, Filing Fees, of the Subdivision Regulations, Appendix 29B of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-528.pdf
11.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-529

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 29A-2514, Fees, Article II, of Appendix 29A, of the Zoning Regulations of the City of Joplin and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 29A-2514, Fees, of Appendix 29A, of the Zoning Regulations of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-529.pdf
12.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-530

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 118-211, Hauled Wastewater Fee, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 6, Rates and Charges, and Section 118-235, Permit fee, Connection Fee, and other Sewer Fees, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 7, Building Sewers, of Chapter 118, Utilities, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin, and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 118-211, Hauled Wastewater Fee, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 6, Rates and Charges, and Section 118-235, Permit Fee, Connection Fee, and other Sewer Fees, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 7, Building Sewers, of Chapter 118, Utilities, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-530.pdf
13.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-531

AN ORDINANCE repealing Section 118-203, Basis for Computation, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 6, Rates and Charges, and Section 118-206, Billing and Collection Procedures, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 6, Rates and Charges, of Chapter 118, Utilities, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin, and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 118-203, Basis for Computation, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 6, Rates and Charges, and Section 118-206, Billing and Collection Procedures, of Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, of Division 6, Rates and Charges, of Chapter 118, Utilities, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Joplin to implement certain fee changes; and setting a date when this Ordinance shall become effective.
Documents:
  1. CB2019-531.pdf
14.

Resolutions

15.

Ordinances - Emergency

1.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-159

AN ORDINANCE authorizing the City of Joplin to enter into an agreement with MCI Communications Services, Inc. (“MCICS”) for the purpose of MCICS installing, maintaining, and operating facilities for communications related capabilities within the City’s Rights-of-Way and ensuring compliance with the City’s requirements of such use of City property; authorizing the City Manager to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and containing an emergency clause.
2.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-160

AN ORDINANCE authorizing the City of Joplin to enter into an agreement with MCImetro Access Transmission Services Corp. d/b/a Verizon Access Transmission Services (“MCImetro”) for the purpose of MCImetro installing, maintaining, and operating facilities for communications related capabilities within the City’s Rights-of-Way and ensuring compliance with the City’s requirements of such use of City property; authorizing the City Manager to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and containing an emergency clause.
3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-533

AN ORDINANCE amending the Annual Budget of the City of Joplin for the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 as adopted by Ordinance 2019-166 on October 21, 2019, to adjust appropriations and containing an emergency clause.
4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-534

AN ORDINANCE approving exempt status changes to the Salary Administration Plan for the City of Joplin and containing an emergency clause.
16.

Ordinances - First Reading

1.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-161

AN ORDINANCE amending Chapter 118, Utilities, Article II, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, Division 6 Rates and Charges, of the Joplin City Code, by repealing sections 118-201 through 118-202, inclusive, of Division 6 in their entirety and enacting new sections 118-201 through 118-202, inclusive of Divisions 6, Rates and Charges; dealing generally with the establishment of sewer rates for the City of Joplin, Missouri.
2.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-535

AN ORDINANCE amending the City of Joplin Employee Manual, Policy Section 3.9 Rehire, Section 3.12 Probationary Period, Section 4.9 Prior Service Credit Benefit and Fringe Benefits Sections (2), (3), (9), (11), (13) and (18).
3.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-536

AN ORDINANCE adopting the Missouri Local Government Employees Retirement System (LAGERS) L-11 plan for public safety employees of the City of Joplin hired on or after February 1, 2020, in accordance with RSMo. Sections 70.600 through 70.755; and, setting a date when this ordinance shall become effective.
4.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-537

AN ORDINANCE amending the Policemen’s and Firemen’s Pension Plan of the City of Joplin, Missouri as adopted January 5, 2009, effective January 31, 2009 and amended September 24, 2012, May 1, 2013, January 21, 2014, December 7, 2015 and August 15, 2016, to close the Pension Plan to new hires effective February 1, 2020; and, setting a date when this ordinance shall become effective.
5.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-619

AN ORDINANCE amending Chapter 62, Health and Sanitation, by enacting a new Article X, Tobacco 21 Act.

6.

COUNCIL BILL NO. 2019-620

AN ORDINANCE repealing Chapter 30, Businesses, Article III, Licenses, Section 30-179, Sale of tobacco products or rolling papers to minors.

17.

Ordinances - Second Reading and Third Reading

18.

Unfinished Business

19.

New Business

1.

News from Public Information Officer Lynn Onstot

2.

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