Calendar

Mar
18
Sat
2023 IrishFest 5K
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mar
24
Fri
Social Service Grants (SSG) Committee Meeting —Virtual Attendance Only @ Virtual only via Zoom
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

This meeting will be held exclusively via Zoom. Please contact the Council Office to request the Zoom link.

Agenda:

  1. Call to Order
  2. Elect 2023 Chair
  3. Training for SSG Committee on Grant Process
  4. Review Timeline; set future meetings for the year
  5. Other Items
  6. Adjourn
Apr
8
Sat
Topeka Easter Parade @ N Kansas Ave from Norris to Burgess
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
May
17
Wed
Public Health & Safety Committee Meeting @ Cyrus K. Holliday Building, 1st Floor Conference Room
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

In-person and virtual attendance options are available. Please contact the Council Office by 5:00pm 5/16 to request the Zoom link. The meeting will also be live-streamed.

Agenda:

  1. Call to Order
  2. Elect 2023 Chair
  3. Changing Our Culture of Property Maintenance
    1. COCPM Work Plan – Introduction, Highlights
    2. LLC Ordinance, Repeat Offenders – Report
    3. Municipal Court SOP – Report
    4. Property Maintenance – Updates
    5. Vegetation – Discuss, Consider Resolution of Intent, 2-year Community Strategy
    6. Retaliatory Eviction Ordinance – Introduce, in process
    7. Mowing Initiative – Update
    8. Vacant Properties – Identify Issues; Set Summer Review
  4. Other Reports
  5. Schedule Upcoming Meetings
  6. Adjourn
Jun
10
Sat
Juneteenth Parade @ Starts at SE 14th & Quincy
Jun 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Application Juneteenth Parade 2023.

Celebrating Juneteenth with a parade. Parade will include cars, floats, animals (horses) and people walking.

Second Saturday Summer Concert Series @ SW 8th between Crosby Garage and SW Jackson Ave.
Jun 10 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 11 @ 1:30 am
Jun
17
Sat
Sunshine Reggae Roots Festival @ SW 8th St between Crosby Parking Garage & Jackson
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – Jun 18 @ 1:30 am
Jun
21
Wed
Public Health & Safety Committee Meeting @ Classroom A; Law Enforcement Center
Jun 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

In-person or virtual attendance options are available. Please contact the Council Office by 5:00pm 6/20 to request the Zoom link.

Agenda:

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approve May 17, 2023 Meeting Minutes
  3. Changing Our Culture of Property Maintenance
    1. Action/Marketing/Mowing Team
      1. Mowing Updates
    2. Policy Teams
      1. LLC Ordinance, Repeat Offenders – Brief Report
      2. Municipal Court SOP’s, fees – Updates/Report
      3. Property Maintenance – Updates
      4. Retaliatory Eviction Ordinance – Report, Discuss Possible Action
    3. Vacant Properties – Preliminary Calendaring, Staffing Discuss, possible referral to Acting City Manager
  4. Other Reports
  5. Adjourn; Next meeting July 19, 2023 @ 11:00am in Holliday 1st Floor Conference Room or Zoom.
Jun
30
Fri
Social Service Grants Committee Meeting @ Executive Conference Room; 3rd Floor City Hall
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

In-person or virtual attendance options are available. The room has limited seating, so virtual attendance would be preferable. Please contact the Council Office by 5:00pm on 6/29 to request the Zoom link.

Agenda:

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approval of March 24, 2023 Minutes
  3. Review Scoring and Funding Recommendations
  4. Other Items
  5. Adjourn; next meeting will be July 10, 2023 @ 1:00pm in the Holliday 1st Floor Conference Room (620 SE Madison), virtual attendance option available.

 

Jul
8
Sat
Fiesta Mexicana 5K Run/Walk @ 800 block NE Popler, east of Recreation Center
Jul 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am