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Legislation #: 160188 Introduction Date: 3/31/2016
Type: Resolution Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER SHIELDS AND COUNCILMEMBER JUSTUS
Title: Declaring and reaffirming that a .52 acre tract of land generally located at 2100 Wyandotte Street is a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law, and the approval of the Arterra 21/2100 Wyandotte Urban Renewal Plan. (715-S)

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
3/16/2016 Filed by the Clerk's office
3/31/2016 Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
4/6/2016 Immediate Adoption as a Committee Substitute
4/7/2016 Adopted as Substituted

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COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR RESOLUTION NO. 160188

 

Declaring and reaffirming that a .52 acre tract of land generally located at 2100 Wyandotte Street is a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law, and the approval of the Arterra 21/2100 Wyandotte Urban Renewal Plan. (715-S)

 

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

 

WHEREAS, it was desirable and in the public interest that the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, submit an Urban Renewal Plan for the .52 acre tract of land generally located at 2100 Wyandotte Street; and

 

WHEREAS, said area is 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 of Kansas City, Missouri, did adopt a resolution recommending that the area be declared blighted and recommending approval of the Arterra 21/2100 Wyandotte Urban Renewal Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Plan Commission reviewed and recommended approval of the Arterra 21/2100 Wyandotte Urban Renewal Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Council adopted Ordinance No. 150077 on February 19, 2015, after giving public notice of and holding the statutorily required public hearing, wherein it made all findings necessary for compliance with Sections 99.320 and 99.430, Revised Statutes of Missouri, as amended; and

 

WHEREAS, Section 99.430.1(8), RSMo, contemplates that notice include certain publication in a newspaper of general circulation; and

 

WHEREAS, there is no doubt that the public was fully advised and aware of the proposed Urban Renewal Plan, but there is some uncertainty as to whether the publication notice was issued as required under Section 99.430.1(8), RSMo; and

 

WHEREAS, in order to ensure that the statutory procedures have been followed in every regard, the City Council deemed it advisable to provide such publication notice in accordance with Section 99.430.1(8), RSMo; and

 

WHEREAS, publication notice was published as required by Section 99.430.1(8), and the City Council, acting through its Planning, Zoning and Economic Development Committee, did thereafter allow for a second public hearing concerning the Urban Renewal Plan; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the City Council hereby adopts, ratifies and approves the actions taken in Ordinance No. 150077, and specifically hereby approves, ratifies, reaffirms and declares that:

 

A. The proposed Urban Renewal area generally located at 2100 Wyandotte Street, and more specifically described as:

 

2100 Wyandotte Street – Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, Block 21, Goodrich Addition, City of Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; and also as Lot 1, Arterra Crossroads, a subdivision in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri

 

in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, was and 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.

 

B. The City Council has duly made the findings necessary for compliance with Sections 99.320 and 99.430, Revised Statutes of Missouri, as amended.

 

C. The Urban Renewal Plan which is known as the Arterra 21/2100 Wyandotte Urban Renewal Plan, a copy of which is on file in the office of the City Clerk with this resolution and is incorporated herein by reference, is hereby ratified and approved.

 

D. The 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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