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Legislation #: 120505 Introduction Date: 5/31/2012
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: 6/17/2012
Sponsor: None
Title: Authorizing cooperative agreements with the City of Riverside and Platte County, and an amendment to a cooperative agreement with Hunt Midwest for the construction of the Line Creek Trail; and estimating and appropriating revenue in the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund in the amount of $1,250,000.00.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
5/30/2012 Filed by the Clerk's office
5/31/2012 Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
6/7/2012 Advance and Do Pass, Debate
6/7/2012 Passed

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COOPERATIVE AGREEMENT,CONSTRUCTION TRAIL IMPROVEMENTS EXECUTEDTD.pdf Other 1789K EXECUTED TRAIL IMPROVEMENT AGREEMENT
LINE CREEK TRAIL PUBLIC.PRIVATED PROJECT.pdf Other 791K EXECUTED AGREEMENT
120505.pdf Authenticated 2071K Authenticated
http://kansascity.granicus.com/ViewSearchResults.php?view_id=2&keywords=120505 Video Link 0K http://kansascity.granicus.com/ViewSearchResults.php?view_id=2&keywords=120505
120505 Fact Sheet.xls Fact Sheet 58K Fact Sheet
admin 89020048 line creek trail 5-2012.xls Other 34K budget transfer
line creek map ord 5-2012.pdf Maps 461K line creek map
89020048-Riverside-Interlocal Agreement 5-2012.doc Agreement 76K riverside agreemnet
89020048-CoopAgreement-Amendment 5-2012.doc Agreement 40K coop agreement
89020048- PlatteCounty-IntergovAgreement 5-2012.doc Agreement 88K platte county agreement

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ORDINANCE NO. 120505

 

Authorizing cooperative agreements with the City of Riverside and Platte County, and an amendment to a cooperative agreement with Hunt Midwest for the construction of the Line Creek Trail; and estimating and appropriating revenue in the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund in the amount of $1,250,000.00.

 

WHEREAS, in August 2000, Platte County citizens voted in favor of a 10-year sales tax initiative for parks, storm water, and trail purposes and in 2009 voted to renew the parks, storm water, and trail sales tax for another 10 years; and

WHEREAS, roughly 17 miles of trail have been constructed in the southern part of Platte County with 3 miles recently constructed along Line Creek and 4 miles of the Southern Platte Pass Trail; and

WHEREAS, a 2 mile gap exists in the Line Creek Trail from N.W. 62nd Street south to Vivion Road; and

WHEREAS, the completion of that gap will connect the Southern Platte Pass and Line Creek Trails to the Missouri River Trail; and

WHEREAS, when the missing gap in the Line Creek Trail is completed, over 60,000 residents will be within 2 miles of the regional trail system; and

WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 120360, passed May 10, 2012, authorized the City Manager to execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the City of Kansas City, Missouri, the City of Riverside, Missouri, and Platte County, Missouri, for the planning, development, and management of the Line Creek Trail and directed the City Manager to prepare any necessary agreements and ordinances for implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding so construction can begin in 30 days; and

WHEREAS, the Memorandum of Understanding outlined Riverside contributing $600,000.00 towards the Line Creek Trail within Riverside and Platte County contributing $650,000.00 towards the Line Creek Trail within Kansas City; and

WHEREAS, the Memorandum of Understanding requires that Kansas City complete the improvements by 2013; and

WHEREAS, the Parks and Recreation Department is also contributing $100,000.00 from the Special Gifts - Parks and Recreation Fund for developer payments in lieu of parkland and open space dedication; and

WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 120066, passed February 9, 2012, approved the 2nd Council District FY 2013 allocation of $550,000.00 for the Line Creek Trail; and

WHEREAS, under Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 090697, passed August 13, 2009, the City Council authorized the Director of Public Works to enter into a public infrastructure agreement with Hunt Midwest Real Estate Development, Inc., for the construction of the Line Creek Trail; and

WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 100750, passed September 9, 2010, and Ordinance No. 110424, passed June 24, 2011, authorized additional funding for the Line Creek Trail; and

WHEREAS, the City wishes to increase the amount of the public infrastructure agreement to expend additional funding for the project and complete the next phase of the trail this summer; and

WHEREAS, those factors justifying the construction of the first phase of the trail through a cooperative partnership with Hunt Midwest Real Estate Development, Inc., continue to exist and support the continuation of that cooperative effort for the next phase of the trail; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the revenue in the following account is estimated in the following amount:

13-3090-890001-481971-89020048 Contribution from Platte County $ 650,000.00

13-3090-890001-481900-89020048 Contribution from Riverside 600,000.00

TOTAL $1,250,000.00

 

Section 2. That the sum of $1,250,000.00 is appropriated from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Capital Improvement Fund to the following account in the Capital Improvement Fund:

13-3090-898012-B-89020048 Line Creek Trail $1,250,000.00

Section 3. That the Director of Public Works is hereby authorized to execute a $1,900,000.00 amendment to Agreement No. CS100047, Cooperative Agreement for Public/Private Project – Line Creek Trail, with Hunt Midwest Real Estate Development, Inc., for the purpose of constructing the next phase of the Line Creek Trail from funds previously appropriated to Account Nos. 3090-898012-B-89020048 and 3090-898201-B-89020048. A copy of the amendment is on file in the office of the Director of Public Works.

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I hereby certify that there is a balance, otherwise unencumbered, to the credit of the appropriation to which the foregoing expenditure is to be charged, and a cash balance, otherwise unencumbered, in the treasury, to the credit of the fund from which payment is to be made, each sufficient to meet the obligation hereby incurred.

 

 

___________________________________

Randall J. Landes

Director of Finance

 

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

___________________________________

Nelson Munoz

Assistant City Attorney