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Legislation #: 050827 Introduction Date: 7/7/2005
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Declaring the area generally located at 1718-1720 Holmes, as blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority law and approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the same, said plan to be known as the 1718-1720 Holmes Urban Renewal Project Area. (621-S)

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
7/6/2005 Filed by the Clerk's office
7/7/2005 Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
7/27/2005 Advance and Do Pass, Debate
7/28/2005 Passed

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ORDINANCE NO. 050827

Declaring the area generally located at 1718-1720 Holmes, as blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority law and approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the same, said plan to be known as the 1718-1720 Holmes Urban Renewal Project Area. (621-S)

WHEREAS, the area located at 1718-1720 Holmes is (1) blighted by reason of the predominance of defective or inadequate street layout, insanitary or unsafe conditions, deterioration of site improvements, improper subdivision or obsolete platting, or the existence of conditions which endanger life or property by fire and other causes, or any combination of such factors, retards the provision of housing accommodations or constitutes an economic or social liability or a menace to the public health, safety, morals, or welfare in its present condition or (2) insanitary by reason of a predominance of buildings and improvements which, by reason of dilapidation, deterioration, age or obsolescence, inadequate provision for ventilation, light, air sanitation or open spaces, high density of population and overcrowding of buildings, overcrowding of land, or the existence of conditions which endanger life or property by fire and other causes, or any combination of such factors, is conducive to ill health, transmission of disease, infant mortality, juvenile delinquency and crime or constitutes an economic or social liability and is detrimental to the public health, safety, morals, or welfare; and

WHEREAS, on March 23, 2005, the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, adopted a resolution recommending that the area located at 1718-1720 Holmes be declared blighted or insanitary and recommending approval of an Urban Renewal Plan for the area; and

WHEREAS, on March 15, 2005, the City Plan Commission reviewed this matter and recommended (1) approval of the designation of the area as blighted or insanitary area and (2) approval of the Urban Renewal Plan; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

Section 1. That the Council finds that the proposed urban renewal area identified as the 1718-1720 Holmes Urban Renewal Area generally located at 1718-1720 Holmes, legally described as:

Tract I: The South of Lot 776, (EXCEPT the North 1-1/2 feet thereof), Block 54, MCGEEs ADDITION, a subdivision in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, together with a strip of land adjoining on the South Described as follows: Beginning at the Southeast corner of said Lot 776; thence South along the West line of Holmes Street to its intersection with the South line of the Southwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of Section 5, Township 49, Range 33; thence West along said section line 132 feet, more or less, to its intersection with the West line of said Lot 776 extended South; thence North along said West line to the Southwest corner of said Lot 776; thence East to the Place of beginning.

 

Tract II: Lot 49, PARK PLACE, a subdivision in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

is a blighted or insanitary area need of redevelopment or in need of rehabilitation and is appropriate for an urban renewal project by the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, pursuant to Chapter 99, RSMo.

Section 2. That the Council finds that the Urban Renewal Plan is feasible and in conformity with the general plan for the development of the community as a whole.

Section 3. That the 1718-1720 Holmes Urban Renewal Plan, a copy of which is on file in the office of the City Clerk under Document No. 050___, and which is incorporated herein by reference, is hereby approved.

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I hereby certify that as is required by Chapter 99, Revised Statutes of Missouri, as amended, all public notices have been given and hearings have been held.

 

 

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Secretary, City Plan Commission

 

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Heather A. Brown

Assistant City Attorney