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Legislation #: 190091 Introduction Date: 2/7/2019
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER HALL
Title: Adopting an updated and revised Local Emergency Operations Plan (LEOP) for the City.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
1/30/2019 Filed by the Clerk's office
2/7/2019 Referred to Neighborhoods and Public Safety Committee
2/13/2019 Hold On Agenda (2/20/2019)
2/27/2019 Hold On Agenda (3/6/2019)
3/27/2019 Advance and Do Pass, Debate
3/28/2019 Passed

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190091-Fact Sheet.pdf Fact Sheet 238K fact sheet 190091
190091.pdf Authenticated 54K Authenticated
Ord--Proposed--OEM--LEOP--Fact Sheet--Jan2018.2.doc Fact Sheet 83K Proposed Ordinance Fact Sheet

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ORDINANCE NO. 190091

 

Adopting an updated and revised Local Emergency Operations Plan (LEOP) for the City.

 

WHEREAS, the current Local Emergency Operations Plan (LEOP) for the City was adopted by the Council in 2014 pursuant to Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 140592; and

 

WHEREAS, pursuant to the authority and direction of Section 2-85 of the Code of Ordinances, the City’s Office of Emergency Management has reviewed, updated, and revised the current 2014 LEOP for the City; and

 

WHEREAS, the new updated 2018 version of the LEOP addresses new Federal and State rules and regulations, incorporates lessons learned and best practices from recent events and disasters, and reflects updated policies and procedures; and

 

WHEREAS, City departments and supporting agencies have been afforded an opportunity to provide input review and comment on the proposed changes; and

 

WHEREAS, the Council desires to adopt, implement and utilize the new updated 2018 LEOP for the City; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY

 

Section 1. That the 2018 version of the Local Emergency Operations Plan (LEOP) for the City of Kansas City, Missouri is hereby approved and adopted. A copy of the Plan is available in the Office of Emergency Management.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Alan Holtkamp

Assistant City Attorney