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Legislation #: 120357 Introduction Date: 4/12/2012
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: 5/13/2012
Sponsor: None
Title: Amending Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, by repealing subsections (j) and (k)(3) of Section 70-39 and subsection (g) of Section 70-263 and enacting in lieu thereof new subsections of like designation and subject matter, and amending Chapter 64, Code of Ordinances, by enacting a new subsection (c) of Section 64-508, all for the purpose of requiring any person obtaining a permit for festivals, neighborhood block parties, parades, or street closures in entertainment districts to collect and manage recyclable materials and trash generated in conjunction with the event in accordance with procedures established by the Director of Public Works.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
4/11/2012 Filed by the Clerk's office
4/12/2012 Referred to Neighborhoods & Healthy Communities Committee
4/18/2012 Hold On Agenda (4/25/2012)
4/25/2012 Do Pass
4/26/2012 Assigned to Third Read Calendar
5/3/2012 Passed

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ORDINANCE NO. 120357

 

Amending Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, by repealing subsections (j) and (k)(3) of Section 70-39 and subsection (g) of Section 70-263 and enacting in lieu thereof new subsections of like designation and subject matter, and amending Chapter 64, Code of Ordinances, by enacting a new subsection (c) of Section 64-508, all for the purpose of requiring any person obtaining a permit for festivals, neighborhood block parties, parades, or street closures in entertainment districts to collect and manage recyclable materials and trash generated in conjunction with the event in accordance with procedures established by the Director of Public Works.

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, is hereby amended by repealing subsections (j) and (k)(3) of Section 70-39, Authority of director to close streets, sidewalks and other travelways; authority to establish emergency parking restrictions, and enacting in lieu thereof new subsections of like designation and subject matter, to read as follows:

 

Sec. 70-39. Authority of director to close streets, sidewalks and other travelways; authority to establish emergency parking restrictions.

 

(j) Festivals. For closure of a street required by a festival, the applicant shall certify that no less than ten days prior to the proposed festival, all owners or property managers of property adjacent to the street closure have been notified in writing of the (1) name of the event; (2) name of the sponsor organization, if any, including mailing address and telephone number; and (3) date, starting and ending times of the event. The applicant is responsible for collecting and managing recyclable materials and trash generated in conjunction with the festival in accordance with procedures established by the Director, and for post-event cleanup of the streets, sidewalks and public ways. The applicant for a festival permit shall meet all the requirements set forth in this section including the provisions of the application fee, traffic control plan fee if applicable, and the traffic control permit fee.

 

(k) Neighborhood block party permits.

 

(3)               Neighborhood block parties shall be conducted only between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. The applicant is responsible for collecting and managing recyclable materials and trash generated in conjunction with the neighborhood block party in accordance with procedures established by the Director and for post-event cleanup of the streets, sidewalks and public ways.

 

Section 2. That all other subsections of Section 70-39 not repealed and reenacted above shall remain effective.

 

Section 3. That Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, is hereby amended by repealing subsection (g) of Section 70-263, Permits for parades, processions and races, and enacting in lieu thereof a new subsection of like designation and subject matter, to read as follows:

 

Sec. 70-263. Permits for parades, processions and races.

(g) Authority to impose conditions. In order to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public, the director shall require the applicant to collect and manage recyclable materials and trash generated in conjunction with the parade in accordance with procedures established by the director, and shall have the right to determine the following conditions for the parade:

 

(1)               The route and maximum length of the parade.

 

(2)               The number of people and vehicles taking part.

 

(3)               The minimum and maximum speeds.

 

(4)               The maximum intervals of space to be maintained between the units of the parade.

 

(5)               The area of the right of way to be reserved for the parade.

 

(6)               The time of set up, commencement, termination and cleanup of the streets, sidewalks and surrounding areas.

 

(7)               Traffic control measures.

 

Any condition imposed by the director that is unacceptable to the applicant shall be considered a denial for purposes of appeal procedure.

 

Section 4. That all other subsections of Section 70-263 not repealed and reenacted above shall remain effective

 

Section 5. That Chapter 64, Code of Ordinances, is hereby amended by enacting a new subsection (c) of Section 64-508, Street closure permits, to read as follows:

 

Sec. 64-508. Street closure permits.

 

(c) Recycling and post-event cleanup. The applicant is responsible for collecting and managing recyclable materials and trash generated in conjunction with the event in accordance with procedures established by the director of public works and for post-event cleanup of the streets, sidewalks and public ways.

 

Section 6. That all other subsection of Section 64-508 shall remain effective.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Brian T. Rabineau

Assistant City Attorney