Aurora City Council Agenda
Aurora City Hall
City Council Chambers
2 W. Pleasant
Aurora, Missouri
 Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 6 P.M.
1.

CALL TO ORDER

2.

PRAYER AND PLEDGE

3.

ROLL CALL

Mayor Jason Lewis
Chairman Pro Tem Dawn Oplinger
Councilman Doyle Ferguson
Councilwoman Theresa Pettit
Councilman Tony Kennedy

4.

PUBLIC COMMENT

A citizen desiring to speak on an item not on the agenda may do so at this time. Each citizen is limited to three minutes and the Council will not take action or discuss items at this time. Discussion should be limited to matters of City business and public comment is not permitted in regard to personnel matters or on pending legal matters. Items introduced under “Public Comment” may become agenda items at a later date.

5.

COUNCIL FORUM


Council Forum provides an opportunity for Council Members to share information with the rest of the Council regarding communications with constituents, meetings attended, request items to be put on the agenda, make requests of staff, or direct questions to staff regarding issues that are not on the agenda.
6.

CONSENT AGENDA


Items listed on the 'Consent Agenda' are considered routine and shall be enacted by one motion of the City Council wit​h no separate discussion.  If separate discussion is desired by a member of the Council, that item will be removed from the 'Consent Agenda' and placed on the regular agenda as a final item under 'New Business'.

6.I.

Approval of Minutes - City Council Regular Session June 8, 2021

6.II.

June 2021 Appropriations

7.

OLD BUSINESS

7.I.

Second Reading of Ordinance 2021-3235

A ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF AURORA, MISSOURI AUTHORIZING THE CITY MAYOR TO EXECUTE A STATE BLOCK GRANT AGREEMENT WITH MISSOURI HIGHWAYS AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION

8.

NEW BUSINESS

8.I.

Special Event Application: Stompin' Out Hunger 5K Run/Walk

8.II.

Discussion - Public Works Summer Hours

8.III.

Discussion - Feral Cat Control

8.VI.

Resolution 2021-1817

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF AURORA, MISSOURI APPROVING A PAY INCREASE FOR POLICE DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL AND INCREASING THE BASE STARTING SALARY FOR POLICE OFFICERS

8.VII.

Resolution 2021-1818

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF AURORA, MISSOURI INSTITUTING A “SIGNING BONUS” FOR NEW HIRE POLICE OFFICERS

9.

STAFF REPORTS/ORGANIZATIONAL BUSINESS


1.  Board Liaison Reports
2.  City Manager Report
10.

CLOSED SESSION

Pursuant to RSMo 610.021
(1) Legal actions, causes of action or litigation involving public government body and any confidential or privileged communications between a public governmental body or its representatives and its attorneys.

(2) Leasing, purchase or sale of real estate by a public governmental body where public knowledge of the transaction might adversely affect the legal consideration therefor. However, any minutes, vote or public record approving a contract relating to the leasing, purchase or sale of real estate by a public governmental body shall be made public upon execution of the lease, purchase or sale of the real estate;
11.

ADJOURNMENT