City of Independence, Missouri

Public Safety Tax Oversight Committee
Resolution No. 5075, 6465

Function

This Committee is to act in an advisory capacity to the City Council relating to public education regarding purchase, construction, repair, maintenance and reconstruction of facilities and equipment and training for the operation of the Fire Department or the purchase, construction, repair, maintenance and reconstruction of facilities and equipment related to public safety projects, and appropriate expenditure of the City's Fire Protection and Capital Improvements Sales Taxes. They will review revenue and expenditures generated through the collection of the local Use Tax allocated to fund the hiring of police personnel They are to meet at least Quarterly and make a written report to the City Council in April and October regarding progress toward completion of the authorized projects.

Membership Information

The Committee shall consist of seven members who shall serve without compensation. Each Councilmember appoints one member to the Committee. The terms of appointment are for three years after the initial terms are established.

Members

NameTitleExpirationAppointed By
Boatright, Erin 11/15/2023Councilmember DeLuccie
Casey, Patrick 11/15/2022Councilmember Stewart
Fears, JaredChair11/15/2021Councilmember Roberson
Luedeman, Bruce 11/15/2022Councilmember Perkins
Mudd, Bradley 11/15/2023Councilmember Huff
Pittman, Donna 11/15/2022Mayor Weir
Verbrugge, Chris 11/15/2024Councilmember Hobart

Alternate Members

NameTitleExpirationAppointed By

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