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Flood Warning

Issued:
9:54 AM CDT on October 20, 2018
Expires:
1:00 PM CDT on October 21, 2018
Clear
Saturday 0%
High 64° / Low 34°
Clear
Lots of sunshine. High 64F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Sunday 0%
High 61° / Low 46°
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A mainly sunny sky. High 61F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Monday 0%
High 68° / Low 43°
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Sunny along with a few clouds. High 68F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Tuesday 0%
High 62° / Low 40°
Clear
Abundant sunshine. High 62F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday 20%
High 55° / Low 44°
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. High near 55F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday 10%
High 59° / Low 45°
Mostly Cloudy
Considerable cloudiness. High 59F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 10%
High 66° / Low 48°
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 66F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

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The Raytown Charter Commission’s 4th Meeting

The Charter Commission met at 6:30 PM, Monday, June 9th for the 4th time. Commissioner Ted Bowman was the only member absent. Progress was limited, with a good bit of debate on details on the start of the Charter that usually are not contentious. There was lively debate on a couple of issues, term limits and in-eligibility for office due to unpaid taxes.

The debate on eligibility centered on two aspects, what is to be considered a tax and whether there should be any sort of grace period.  Could an unpaid parking ticket result in the removal of an alderman,  would not paying all property tax on the due date result in the removal of an alderman. Do fines incurred by family members driving an automobile registered or jointly registered to an alderman result in their removal if unpaid on the due date.

The most lively debate was again on term limits. Leading the move to add term limits was Charter member Greg Walters. The commission was split on this issue, with a 7 to 5 advantage on the anti-term limits side.   After all Commissioners spoke to the issue, Walters offered an alternative to put the issue on the ballot as a pull-out. This means that the voters would vote on the charter and vote on whether term limits were part of the charter separately.

The meeting lasted almost 3 hours, with a short break after about an hour and forty minutes.  Below are the video recording made by RaytownOnline.com of both segments of the meeting.

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