Posts Tagged “bethany mo city council”

Mayor’s tie-breaking vote keeps 30th Street plan alive

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Mayor’s tie-breaking vote keeps 30th Street plan alive

Westward Councilman Randy Brejnik’s motion to discontinue spending money on the South TIF District project came one vote short of passing at Monday night’s meeting of the Bethany City Council. TO READ FULL STORY YOU MUST BE AN ONLINE SUBSCRIBER …http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Council to study reducing electric rates next year

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Council to study reducing electric rates next year

Bethany utility customers may receive a post-Christmas bonus when the City Council reviews a proposed electrical rate reduction at its next meeting in early January. TO READ FULL STORY YOU MUST BE AN ONLINE SUBSCRIBER …http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Smart meter hacking traced to China

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Smart meter hacking traced to China

City Administrator Jonne Slemons told the City Council last Tuesday night that an IT professional has traced an apparent intrusion into the city’s smart utility meter system originating in China. READ FULL STORY…http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Joe Johnson resigns as Bethany’s mayor two months into his term

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Joe Johnson resigns as Bethany’s mayor two months into his term

Two months of bitter arguments over 39th Street and the fire chief appointment and other issues came to a head Monday night when Joe Johnson read his letter of resignation at the end of the open session of the City Council. READ FULL STORY…http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Street projects swell city’s budget to $19 million

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Street projects swell city’s budget to $19 million

The launch of the city’s street improvement program, including spending on infrastructure in the TIF districts, are the major elements in the 2016-17 budget approved Monday night at the City Council meeting. READ FULL STORY…http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Bethany votes to repair park’s merry-go-round

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Bethany votes to repair park’s merry-go-round

The Bethany City Council voted Monday night to save Memorial Park’s merry-go-round from the scrap heap. The park ride, which dated from early the past century, was disassembled after it developed mechanical problems over the past summer. The city had considered removing the merry-go-round after its insurance carrier had warned about safety issues. But many…

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City council enacts rate increase for water, sewer customers

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Bethany residents will be feeling the financial bite from the construction of the wastewater treatment plant after the city council Monday night enacted an over 50% increase in water and sewer rates. The council, on a 3-1 vote, approved a $25-a-month increase in the base charge for sewer service and also increased the water rate….

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