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ORDINANCE NO. 900446
Designating Grand Avenue from Main Street to the Missouri
River Levee Road at the ASB Bridge as an addition to the park and boulevard
system and authorizing its transfer from the Public Works Department to the
Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners.
WHEREAS, Grand has been proposed as a boulevard in
the adopted Plan for Parks, Boulevards and Parkways, March, 1983; and
WHEREAS, Grand was proposed as a boulevard in the
Grand/Main Corridor Plan as adopted by the City Plan Commission on March 1,
WHEREAS, the Board of Parks and Recreation
Commissioners desires that Grand Avenue between Main Street and the Missouri
River Levee Road at the ASB Bridge be part of the park and boulevard system to
insure that it will forever remain a boulevard; NOW, THEREFORE,
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:
Section 1. That the Director of Finance is
hereby authorized and directed to reassign to the Board of Parks and Recreation
Commissioners certain property interest now assigned to the Public Works
Department known as Grand Avenue from the Missouri River Levee Road at the ASB
Bridge to its intersection with Main Street.
Section 2. That the street name be changed to
"Grand Boulevard" said property to be part of the park and boulevard
system forever in accordance with Article III, Section 58 of the Charter of
Kansas City, Missouri.
Section 3. That trucks may be allowed on this portion
of the boulevard system.
Approved as to form and
Assistant City Attorney