The special meeting of the Nixa City Council was called to order by Mayor Brian Steele. Attending were Council Members Shawn Lucas, Justin Orf, Aron Peterson, Darlene Graham, and Amy Hoogstraet. Jarad Giddens was absent.
The Pledge of Allegiance was given.
Ordinances (Second Reading and Public Hearing; Comments Limited to 5 Minutes; Council Vote Anticipated)
Council Bill #2022-065
Amending Section 16-200 of the Nixa City Code to Authorize the Discharge of Fireworks Within the City Limits for July 2nd and 3rd, 2022. Jimmy Liles, City Administrator, explained the options presented to Council to allow for the discharge of fireworks during the 2022 4th of July weekend. Mayor Steele opened the public hearing for comments, with no comments made the public hearing was closed. Council discussed the options that were presented. Amendment number one (1) was discussed in depth and decided upon and recommended as the best option. Mayor Steele called for a motion to amend the council bill. Lucas made a motion to adopt the council bill with amendment number one (1) with Hoogstraet seconding and all Council Members voting aye. Mayor Steele called for a motion to approve the council bill as amended. Giddens made a motion to approve Council Bill #2022-065 as amended with Peterson seconding and Orf, Giddens, Peterson, Graham, Hoogstraet, and Lucas voting aye on roll call vote.
Mayor Steele called for a motion to adjourn. Graham made a motion to adjourn at 5:05 p.m. with Hoogstraet seconding and all Council Members voting aye.