City council hears about energy issues

The Independence City Council  2014-15 city budget which includes the Independence Power & Light operations and other municipal-owned utilities.

The May 27 study session presentation by IPL director Leon Daggett highlighted several key developments: plans to switch Missouri City and Blue Valley from coal, plans for more renewable energy and plans to create a "green" administrative office space on the campus of the Medical Center of Independence.

The budget includes significant details on planned expenditures and annual goals.

The full proposed budget is available here or you can download the IPL section here.