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Legislation #: 170908 Introduction Date: 11/9/2017
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Declaring a 0.33 acre tract at 629-631 W. 39th Street and a 0.55 acre tract at 3260 Main Street to be blighted and insanitary areas in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law and approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the same, said plan to be known as the Midtown/Plaza Multifamily Infill Urban Renewal Plan. (727-S-6)

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
11/8/2017 Filed by the Clerk's office
11/9/2017 Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
11/29/2017 Do Pass
11/30/2017 Assigned to Third Read Calendar
12/7/2017 Passed

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170908.pdf Authenticated 118K Authenticated
170908 Blight Study.pdf Plan 9902K Blight Study
170908 URP.pdf Plan 3844K Urban Renewal Plan
170908 Map.pdf Maps 988K Docket Map
170908 Staff Report.pdf Staff Report 1216K Staff Report
170908 Fact Sheet.pdf Fact Sheet 208K Fact Sheet

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ORDINANCE NO. 170908

 

Declaring a 0.33 acre tract at 629-631 W. 39th Street and a 0.55 acre tract at 3260 Main Street to be blighted and insanitary areas in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law and approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the same, said plan to be known as the Midtown/Plaza Multifamily Infill Urban Renewal Plan. (727-S-6)

 

WHEREAS, Section 99.430, RSMo, provides that a legislative body may approve a declaration of blight and approve an urban renewal plan for the same area simultaneously; and

WHEREAS, it is desirable and in the public interest that the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri submit an Urban Renewal Plan for a 0.33 acre tract at 629-631 W. 39th Street and a 0.55 acre tract at 3260 Main Street; and

WHEREAS, the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority has found said area to be blighted due to the insanitary or unsafe conditions, deterioration of site improvements, and a combination of such factors so as to constitute an economic or social liability to the public health, safety, morals or welfare; and

WHEREAS, the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority has recommended and determined that the Midtown/Plaza Multifamily Infill Nos. 1-2 Urban Renewal Area be eligible for tax abatement and if necessary, the exercise of eminent domain by the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority; and

WHEREAS, the City Plan Commission reviewed and recommended approval of the Midtown/Plaza Multifamily Infill Nos. 1-2 Urban Renewal Plan on October 17, 2017; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

Section 1. That the proposed Urban Renewal area of a 0.33 acre tract at 629-631 W. 39th Street and a 0.55 acre tract at 3260 Main Street, and more specifically described as:

TRACT ONE: The South 1/2 of Lot 5; all of Lots 6, 7 and the North 1/2 of Lot 8, Block 2, Hyde Park, a subdivision of land in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

TRACT TWO: All of Lots 8 & 9, South Roanoke, a subdivision in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

is a blighted area and in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation and is appropriate for an Urban Renewal Project, and that the undertaking by the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, of surveys and plans for an urban renewal project of a character contemplated by Section 99.430, Revised Statutes of Missouri, as amended, and the proposed urban renewal area is hereby approved.

Section 2. That the Council has duly made the findings necessary for compliance with Sections 99.320 and 99.430, Revised Statutes of Missouri, as amended.

 

Section 3. That the Urban Renewal Plan which is known as the Midtown/Plaza Multifamily Infill Nos. 1-2 Urban Renewal Plan, a copy of which is on file in the office of the City Clerk with this ordinance and is incorporated herein by reference, is hereby approved including the Authority’s use of property tax abatement and, if necessary, the power of eminent domain.

Section 4. That pursuant to Section 9 of Second Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 160383, as amended, the City Council hereby authorizes the abatement of ad valorem real property taxes to the full extent authorized by the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law with respect to any project qualifying for Jobs-Based or Site-Based “High Impact” designation as determined by the AdvanceKC Scorecard, derived from the City Council’s Economic Development and Incentive Policy, or located in a severely distressed census tract that has continuously maintained such status for not less than ten (10) years immediately prior to the effective date of the request.

Section 5. That said Urban Renewal Plan is hereby found to be feasible and in conformance with the Master Plan for the development of the community as a whole.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Brian T. Rabineau

Assistant City Attorney