Public Safety Committee CC PS Regular Meeting

Minutes

July 9, 2019

Kent, Washington

 

Approved

Public Safety Committee

CC PS Regular Meeting Minutes

July 9, 2019

 

Date:

July 9, 2019

 

Time:

4:34 p.m.

 

Place:

Chambers East

 

Attending:

Toni Troutner, Committee Chair

Bill Boyce, Councilmember

Les Thomas, Councilmember

 

 

Agenda:

 

 

 

 

 

1.              Call to Order  4:34 p.m.

 

 

2.              Roll Call

 

Attendee Name

Title

Status

Arrived

Toni Troutner

Committee Chair

Present

 

Bill Boyce

Councilmember

Present

 

Les Thomas

Councilmember

Excused

 

 

 

 

3.              Changes to the Agenda

No Changes to the Agenda

4.              Approval of Minutes dated June 11, 2019

MOTION: Move to approve the Minutes dated June 11, 2019

RESULT:              APPROVED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Bill Boyce, Councilmember

AYES:              Troutner, Boyce

EXCUSED:              Thomas

5.              Multi-Jurisdictional Drug-Gang Task Force Program Grant - Authorize

Chief Padilla presented a motion to authorized the Mayor to approve the Multi-Jurisdictional Drug-Gang Task Force Program Grant in the amount of $114,927.

MOTION: Authorize the Mayor to accept the Multi-Jurisdictional Drug-Gang Task Force Program Grant in the amount of $114,927, amend the budget, authorize expenditure of the grant funds and any matching funds accordingly, and authorize the Mayor to sign all necessary documents and ratify all acts consistent with the Grant Agreement, subject to the final terms and conditions acceptable to the Police Chief and City Attorney.

RESULT:              RECOMMENDED TO COUNCIL  [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 7/16/2019 7:00 PM

MOVER:              Bill Boyce, Councilmember

AYES:              Troutner, Boyce

EXCUSED:              Thomas

 

 

6.              Chief's Update

Chief Padilla updated the Committee on the following:             

~ Splash Event was awesome with no issues

~ Fireworks complaints on July 4 were down approximately 25%

              ~ Council President Boyce commented that he observed the day before and after were also less noisy

~ Plans for Cornucopia Days July 12-14

              ~ Extra Staffing

              ~ Road Closures

 

Maureen McCaughan presented on National Night Out scheduled for August 6

              ~ Officers and City Staff will be visiting all registered neighborhoods

              ~ Sign up sooner than later!

                            ~ Council President Boyce asked how it is being advertised

                                          ~ Facebook

                                          ~ Next Door

                                          ~ Neighborhood Councils

 

~ Coffee with the Chief next door at Cafe on Fourth at 5pm

~ KPD Twitter hit 10,000 Followers!

 

 

7.              Adjournment  4:50 p.m.

Jalene King

Committee Secretary

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