The Jackson County Legislature met Monday, March 30, 2009, at the K.C. Legislative Assembly Area at the Kansas City Courthouse, 415 E. 12th St., and took the following action (unanimous unless noted.)

The Jackson County Legislature met Monday, March 30, 2009, at the K.C. Legislative Assembly Area at the Kansas City Courthouse, 415 E. 12th St., and took the following action (unanimous unless noted.)

Resolutions passed

Awarding a contract for the furnishing of a truck bed, water tank, and accessories for use by the Public Works Department to Burnup Equipment Co., Inc., of Independence, for $112,722. Authorizing contracts with certain municipalities within Jackson County for the purpose of funding their 2009 Drug Abuse Resistance Education programs at a cost not to exceed $1,069,952. Transferring $97,774 within the 2009 Anti-Drug Sales Tax Fund to cover funding for the Sheriff's Office’s 2009 DARE program.


Resolutions perfected

Awarding contracts for the maintenance of computer hardware and software for use by various county departments to various vendors, at a total cost to the county not to exceed $574,702 as sole source purchases.


– Michael Glover