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File #: BILL NO. 20-115    Name:
Type: Ordinance - Emergency Status: Passed
File created: 6/19/2020 In control: City Council - Regular Session
On agenda: 6/23/2020 Final action: 6/23/2020
Title: An Ordinance authorizing the execution of an intergovernmental agreement between the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission and the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri for the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program On Call Work Zone Enforcement for the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri and containing an emergency clause.
Attachments: 1. Ordinance, 2. Agreement
Title
An Ordinance authorizing the execution of an intergovernmental agreement between the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission and the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri for the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program On Call Work Zone Enforcement for the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri and containing an emergency clause.


Body
Issue/Request:
The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has authorized funds to be used to support Transportation Improvement Program On Call Work Zone Enforcement activities within the City of Lee's Summit beginning July 1, 2020 for a term of five years. The Police Department is requesting we enter into the intergovernmental agreement to utilize the funds.

Key Issues:
The Lee's Summit Police Department desires to provide additional safety to those individuals working, and motorists navigating through work zones, and has indicated its willingness and ability to provide such work zone enforcement.


Proposed City Council Motion:
FIRST MOTION: I move for second reading of an Ordinance authorizing the execution of an intergovernmental agreement between the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission and the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri for the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program On Call Work Zone Enforcement for the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri and containing an emergency clause.

SECOND MOTION: I move for adoption of an Ordinance authorizing the execution of an intergovernmental agreement between the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission and the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri for the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program On Call Work Zone Enforcement for the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri and containing an emergency clause.

Background:
When the Missouri Department of Transportation is engaged in a road construction project within the city limits of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, the agency may request enforcement assistance from the Lee’s Summit Police Department. Officers in patrol ve...

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