This Committee is to act in an advisory capacity to the City Council to review collection and expenditure of revenue from the License Surcharge (Excise Tax); progress toward completion of street improvement projects; and other factors related to the license surcharge. The Committee is to meet at least annually and make a written report to the City Council in December regarding the status and recommendations concerning the tax rate.
The Committee shall consist of eleven residents (one of whom will be a Councilmember) who shall serve without compensation. The Committee shall have at least one (1) representative from each of the following groups or organizations in addition to the City Council: Greater Kansas City Homebuilders Association; the development community (a person who develops land); large land owners; the Independence Economic Development Council; the business community (Chamber of Commerce); citizens representing older developed portions of the City; and citizens representing newly developed and undeveloped portions of the City. The terms of appointment are for three years after the initial terms are established. The Committee selects the Chairperson.
|Hershey, Roger||Chamber of Commerce||9/17/2016|
|Moore, William B.||Independence EDC||9/17/2018|
|Stevinson, Joe||Large Land Owner||9/17/2018|
|Stewart, J. R.||Commercial Builder||9/17/2012|
|Vacant||GKC Home Bldrs. Assn||9/17/2011|
|Barbour, Jim||Eastern Independence||Eastern Independence||9/17/2015|
|Vacant||Eastern Independence||Eastern Independence||9/17/2012|
|Vacant||Large Land Owner||9/17/2008|
|Penrod, Howard B.||Western Independence||Western Independence||9/17/2018|