JOPLIN CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING AGENDA MONDAY, MAY 1, 2023 5th FLOOR COUNCIL CHAMBERS 602 S. MAIN ST. JOPLIN MO 6:00 P.M.
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Call to Order
Pledge of Allegiance of the United States of America
AN ORDINANCE amending Ordinance No. 2022-274, passed by the Council of the City of Joplin, Missouri, August 1, 2022, by removing from District R-1 (Single-Family Residential) to C-3 (Commercial) property as described below and located at 2927 E 9th St.
AN ORDINANCE amending Ordinance No. 2022-274, passed by the Council of the City of Joplin, Missouri, August 1, 2022, by removing from District R-3 (Apartment House) to R-3 HP (Apartment House, Historic Preservation) property as described below and located at 216 N Wall Ave.
AN ORDINANCEauthorizing the City of Joplin to enter into an agreement with Rosetta Construction, Inc., in the amount of Three Million Six Hundred Fifty‐Three Thousand Seven Hundred Twenty-Nine and 00/100 Dollars ($3,653,729.00) for the East Baker’s Branch Sewer Extension, Phases 1 and 2 project; authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and containing an emergency clause.
AN ORDINANCEauthorizing the City of Joplin to enter into an agreement with Rosetta Construction, Inc., in the amount of Seven Hundred Ninety‐Four Thousand One Hundred Fifty-Five and 00/100 Dollars ($794,155.00) for the E. 7th Street Sewer Extension, Phase 2 project; authorizing the City Manager or his designee to execute the same by and on behalf of the City of Joplin; and containing an emergency clause.
AN ORDINANCE approving the contract by and between the City of Joplin and B & D Yardbuilders for the demolition of the structure(s) and clearing of a lot located at 2703 W D St. in the City of Joplin, Missouri, for Three Thousand Eight Hundred Ninety-Nine dollars & Ninety-Seven cents ($3,899.97); providing how the cost thereof shall be paid; how the assessment thereof shall be made; and containing an emergency clause.
AN ORDINANCEadopting a new step pay plan by reference the City Salary Administration Plan; establishing the annual salary of certain Classified and Unclassified positions and Part-Time/Seasonal positions for Fiscal Year 2022-2023; amending the Annual Budget of the City of Joplin for the Fiscal Year 2022-2023 as adopted by Ordinance 2022-161 on October 17, 2022; and, containing an emergency clause.
AN ORDINANCE authorizing the City of Joplin to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with RestoreSpiva, LLC, and the Community Foundation of the Ozarks for the purpose of RestoreSpiva, LLC, conducting a capital campaign to restore Spiva Park in the City of Joplin; establishing responsibilities for RestoreSpiva, LLC, and the City in maintaining and operating Spiva Park; and authorizing the City Manager to execute said Memorandum of Understanding by and on behalf of the City of Joplin.
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 as set forth in Section 610.021 (2) 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
Joplin, built on generations of people with grit and determination, is a regional hub at the crossroads of America. Our diverse people and employers thrive because of our healthy lifestyles, exceptional neighborhoods, lifelong learning opportunities and cultural & recreational amenities.
Ad Omnia Parata
Together we are ready for anything.
Notice posted at 12:00 PM on this 27th day of April 2023 (RSMo 610.020)