Special Notices

 

 

COUNTY WIDE REFUSE
***2019 HOLIDAY PICK UP SCHEDULE***

THANKSGIVING - Tuesday Pick Ups will be Monday, November 25;

Wed/Thurs Pick Ups will be Tuesday, November 26; Friday Pick Ups will be Wednesday, November 27.


CHRISTMAS – Tuesday Pick Ups will be Monday, December 23; Wednesday Pick Ups will be Thursday, December 26; Thursday Pick Ups will be Friday, December 27; Friday Pick Ups will be Saturday, December 28.

 

NEW YEAR’S - Tuesday Pick Ups will be Monday, December 30; Wednesday Pick Ups will be Thursday, January 2; Thursday Pick Ups will be Friday, January 3; Friday Pick Ups will be Saturday, January 4.

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RESOLUTION No. 2019-03

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING TEMPORARY CLOSING OF PORTIONS OF CERTAIN STREETS IN HOWARD ON OCTOBER 12, 2019, AND TO PERMIT THE CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES IN DESIGNATED AREAS DURING THE 2019 FALL HOMECOMING FESTIVAL.

WHEREAS, the Fall Homecoming Festival will be held at various locations within the City of Howard on October 12, 2019, and

WHEREAS, the City intends to permit the Elk County Shrine Club through their representative Robert Miller, to provide and sell alcohol at the Fall Homecoming Festival on Saturday, October 12, 2019 for consumption on the premises including consumption on certain public streets, roads and sidewalks closed to vehicular traffic, and

WHEREAS, pursuant to K.S.A.41-719, alcohol may be consumed on public streets, alleys, roads, sidewalks or highways as part of an event, so long as a temporary permit for the sale of alcoholic liquor has been issued by the State and the local governing body has approved the event and authorized the closure of any applicable streets to vehicular traffic during the special event, and

WHEREAS, in accordance with K.S.A. 41-719, the City desires to close certain streets, alleys, roads and sidewalks within the boundaries depicted on Exhibit A, attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference, to vehicular traffic and to allow the consumption of alcohol within said boundaries during the Fall Homecoming Festival.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF HOWARD, KANSAS:

          SECTION ONE: In accordance with K.S.A. 41-719, the Governing Body hereby authorizes the consumption of alcoholic liquor on certain public streets, alleys, roads, sidewalks or highways that are closed to vehicular traffic on Saturday, October 12, 2019 during the hours 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., as part of the 2019 Fall Homecoming Festival.

          SECTION TWO: The Governing Body hereby authorizes the Elk County Shrine Club to provide and sell alcohol at the 2019 Fall Homecoming Festival, provided the Elk County Shrine Club through their representative Robert Miller first obtains a temporary permit for the sale of alcoholic liquor from the State of Kansas, Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control and provides a copy of that permit to the City of Howard.

SECTION THREE: Robert Miller, representative of the Elk County Shrine Club, as permit holder, is responsible for all violation of applicable city, county, state and federal laws.

SECTION FOUR: The Governing Body hereby authorizes the closure of the following streets to vehicular traffic during the 2019 Fall Homecoming Festival:

Wabash Street from Randolph Street, one block south to Adams Street,

in the City of Howard, Kansas.

SECTION FIVE: The boundaries of the 2019 Fall Homecoming Festival, within which alcoholic liquor may be possessed or consumed, shall be as designated on the attached Exhibit A and are described as:

Wabash Street from Randolph Street, one block south to Adams Street,

in the City of Howard, Kansas.

SECTION SIX: Guidelines.

The Fall Homecoming Festival and/or the Elk County Shrine Club or designees will construct the barricaded area and will clearly mark the boundaries of the approved event area by signs or other means that will reasonably identify the area in which alcoholic liquor may be possessed or consumed.

Any sale and/or consumption of alcoholic liquor on public property during this time shall occur only within the designated barricaded area.

No sales or consumption of alcoholic liquor on public property shall occur outside of the designated barricaded area or in any motor vehicles.

SECTION SEVEN: Assumption of Risk.  The City of Howard, Kansas, shall not be liable for injuries sustained and or received due to intoxication by person(s). Participation in the consumption of alcoholic beverages shall be at the risk of the individual(s) and is not the responsibility of the City of Howard, Kansas. The governing body of the City of Howard, Kansas, shall be held harmless for any condition, which results because of the consumption of alcoholic beverages.

          ADOPTED by the Governing Body of the City on the 07 day of October, 2019.

          Richard Clark

s/s:     Richard Clark, Mayor

          Becky Oakleaf

s/s:     Becky Oakleaf, City Clerk 

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