UG committees to meet tonight

The Unified Government Public Works and Safety Committee and the Administration and Human Services Committee are scheduled to meet tonight.

The PWS Committee will meet at 5 p.m. June 27 in the fifth floor meeting room, City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kansas. The AHS Committee will follow at the same location.

On the agenda for the PWS Committee meeting are a request for the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department Victim Services to apply for the VOCA grant; a resolution authorizing the KCK Police Department to enter into an agreement with the Kansas City, Missouri Board of Police Commissioners; and the Public Works quarterly report.

On the agenda for the AHS Committee meeting are a resolution to establish a sister city relationship with the city of Carmago, Mexico; amending an ordinance to expand businesses’ and individuals’ ability to sell food, drinks and merchandise on sidewalks, streets and parklets; an ordinance to make permanent the temporary ordinances approved for outdoor service and retail sales, farmer’s markets, mobile vending, mobile markets and open streets; a department update on Municipal Court; a presentation on revised 2022 and proposed 2023 Community Development budgets; and a department update from Community Development.

The public may watch the meetings in person or on Zoom at

The Zoom ID is 822 3967 7018.

The passcode is 892930.

To connect by telephone, the toll free numbers are 888-475-4499 or 877-853-5257.

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