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Last Published: 12/3/2010 2:40:46 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - MARK FUNKHOUSER
Present:11 - DEB HERMANN, BILL SKAGGS, ED FORD, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, SHARON SANDERS BROOKS, BETH GOTTSTEIN, JAN MARCASON, TERRY RILEY, CATHY JOLLY, JOHN SHARP
Excused:1 - CINDY CIRCO
 

100894
RESOLUTION - Congratulating the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation on its 100th anniversary.


Adopted

Ayes: 9 - Hermann, Ford, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100865
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the efforts of the Kansas City, Missouri Municipal Court (“Court”) in solving the underlying causes of criminal behavior in the City and addressing issues that erode public safety and quality of life in Kansas City.


Adopted

Ayes: 8 - Hermann, Ford, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100898
RESOLUTION - Declaring October 20, 2010, as World Statistics Day in Kansas City.


Adopted

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100901
RESOLUTION - Designating October as Crime Prevention Month in Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Ford, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100902
RESOLUTION - Honoring Vicki Richmond on being nominated for the Clearwater Award.


Adopted

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100904
RESOLUTION - Supporting the Mini-Retreat & Stand-Down outreach event for all women who have served or are serving in the armed forces.


Adopted

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100899
COMMUNICATION - A report received from the Kansas City Health Commission regarding the 2009 Domestic Violence Point-in-Time Survey for the Greater Kansas City area.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100872
RESOLUTION - Approving the mayoral reappointments of Margaret May and Claudia Onate-Greim to the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri.


Reconsidered
(Question Divided by the Council-Reconsideration of the vote on the appointment of Claudia Onate-Greim) Shall the Resolution 100872 as the question was divided with respect to the reappointment of Claudia Onate-Greim be enacted upon the request for reconsideration by the Mayor? Mayor Funkhouser asked that the reappointment of Ms. Onate-Greim be reconsidered. Councilwoman Marcason asked for information as to why this item was being taken up at this time. City Attorney Galen Beaufort gave a legal opinion on the right of the Mayor to bring this item forward. He also stated that the council would be voting on the appointment and not the reconsideration.
Ayes: 8 - Ford, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 2 - Johnson, Gottstein


Passed

100825
Amending Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 011393, which approved the River Market Redevelopment Project 14 of the River Market Tax Increment Financing Plan, designated the area described by Redevelopment Project 14 as a “Redevelopment Project Area” and adopted tax increment financing therein, by correcting certain scrivener’s errors in the legal description.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100767
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 40, Code of Ordinances, entitled Licenses and Miscellaneous Business Regulations.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100855
(Sub.)
Estimating and appropriating $1,452,000.00 in the 2011 GO Bond Fund from the anticipated sale of general obligation bonds; authorizing a $1,320,000.00 contract with Emery, Sapp and Sons/SK Design for Design Build services for Project No. 89008212 – Design Build – N. Brighton Avenue, N.E. 49th Street to N.E. 52nd Street; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $1,452,000.00 for the project; approving project management costs; designating requisitioning authority; declaring the City’s intention to reimburse itself from bond proceeds for bond related expenditures; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Ford Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF ORDINANCE NO(S): ADVANCE CONSENTS: 1. 100880 ADVANCE DEBATES: 1. 100689 6. 100882 2. 100747 7. 100883 3. 100879 8. 100869 4. 100886 9. 100885 (sub) 5. 100881 10. 100890 ON THREE SEPARATE DAYS BE WAIVED AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE ADVANCED FOR FINAL READING AND CONSIDERATION AT THIS TIME.
 
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100880
Authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into an amendment to a Cooperative Agreement with Habitat for Humanity, Kansas City, Inc., for design and construction of a public improvement at E. 66th Terrace and Broadmoor Road.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100689
Approving a Council approved signage plan for the Kansas City International Airport, located on approximately 11,000 acres, and the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport on approximately 601 acres. (13528-CUP-1 and 14086-P-1)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100747
Approving the 6th District Pedestrian Intermodal Transportation Connector Plan (PITC) as a supplement to the Trails KC Plan and the FOCUS Plan, and as a guide for future shared-use trails, greenways and intermodal transportation connectors in the 6th Council District.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100879
Condemning and taking private property interests for public use; for the construction, location and maintenance of N.E. Chouteau Trafficway from Missouri Highway Route 210 to I-35; providing for the payment of just compensation therefore; authorizing continued negotiations by the Capital Project Office; consenting to the filing of the petition for condemnation by the City Attorney on behalf of the City; and authorizing the City Clerk to cause this ordinance to be recorded in the office of the Recorder of Deeds for Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100886
Stating the support of the City for the remediation of blight by the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri (“PIEA”), in the Armour/Gillham PIEA Planning Area through its assistance to the Commonwealth Project; and approving appropriate assistance from the City to assure the successful remediation of blight, subject to certain conditions.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100881
Accepting and approving a one-year $385,217.00 grant and agreement with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to enable the City to continue with clean air compliance initiatives through the Air Pollution Control Program and authorizing the Director of Health to expend previously appropriated funds to further that objective.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100882
Estimating revenue and appropriating $107,296.00 in the Social Security CDI Unit in the Police Grant Fund.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100883
Transferring an appropriation in the Public Safety Sales Tax Fund for demolition of the Metro Patrol Police Station; and designating requisitioning authority.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100869
Authorizing the Director of Water Services Department to enter into a $288,167.00 contract with Ace Pipe Cleaning, Inc., for Contract No. 1042, Project No. 61000074, Sludge Hauling Services for Various Water Services Department Facilities, Renewal 1; authorizing the Director of Water Services to expend $288,167.00 for the project; and authorizing the Director of Finance to return unexpended appropriations to the appropriate account.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100885
(Sub.)
Reducing various accounts in the Capital Improvements Fund in the amount of $1,086,838.00 and appropriating $1,444,915.65 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Capital Improvements Fund to various accounts in the Capital Improvements Fund.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100890
Authorizing a Cooperative Agreement for Water Purchase between the Missouri American Water Company and Kansas City, Missouri, for a period of 43 years.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Riley Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF THE ORDINANCES ON THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS IS WAIVED FOR THE ORDINANCES ON SECOND READING ON PAGE 7 TODAY’S DOCKET AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE PLACED ON THE DOCKET NEXT WEEK FOR THIRD READING.
 
Ayes: 9 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100791
Rezoning an area of approximately 11.25 acres generally located at the southeast corner of Volker Boulevard and Oak Street (425 Volker Boulevard) from District R-5 to District O-3. (7215-P-5)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

100888
Approving a Cooperative and Transfer Agreement to transfer a City-owned electrical system at the former Richards-Gebaur Air Force Base to the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, and to Kansas City Power & Light Greater Missouri Operations Company; appropriating $207,000.00 from the General Fund; designating requisitioning authorities; authorizing the City Manager to execute the agreement; and recognizing an emergency.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

100892
(Sub.)
Approving an Industrial Development Plan for Cerner Properties, Inc. for the purpose of equipping an internal data center located at 3315 NE 33rd Terrace; authorizing and approving a Development Agreement for the purpose of setting forth covenants, agreements and obligations of the City and the Company; and authorizing the issuance of taxable industrial revenue bonds in a maximum aggregate principal amount not to exceed $50,000,000; authorizing and approving certain other documents; and authorizing certain other actions in connection with the issuance of said bonds.


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

100844
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 10-212, Distances from churches and schools, to allow churches and schools, as defined by Chapter 10, that are between 100 and 300 feet from a current or proposed liquor licensed premise to decide if they would like to allow a proposed liquor licensed premise to be located within a close proximity to them or allow a current liquor licensed premise to expand or upgrade their current liquor license.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

100875
Declaring it necessary to establish the grades of, opening, establishing and dedicating of street right-of-way on North Polo Drive from Tiffany Springs Parkway south to North Ambassador Drive, all in Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to cause a notice to be published as provided for herein.


Add to Consent Docket
 
 Councilmember Riley Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENT FOR READING OF ORDINANCES ON THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS BE WAIVED FOR THE ORDINANCES ON FIRST READING ON PAGES 8-9 OF TODAY’S DOCKET AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE INTRODUCED AS LISTED TO THE COMMITTEE SO DESIGNATED.
 
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100906
Authorizing the Director of Finance to execute a six-month time deposit with Missouri Bank and Trust Company in an amount not to exceed $250,000.00 for the purpose of providing security for a line of credit up to $1,000,000.00 to the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri, in support of the City’s Neighborhood Stabilization Program; authorizing the Director of Finance the option of one six-month renewal term; and authorizing execution of an amendment to an agreement with the Economic Development Corporation in connection with this transaction.


Referred to Housing Committee

100903
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Approving the asset transfer plan entitled “Rebuild KC/Neighborhoods” enabling the transfer of assets from the Housing and Economic Development Financial Corporation in accordance with the proposed asset transfer plan and authorizing its submission to the U.S. District Court, Western District, in City of Kansas City, Mo. v. Housing and Economic Development Corporation, Case No. 05-00368-CV-W-GAF.


Referred to Housing Committee

100895
Authorizing the Director of the City Development Department to execute a Covenant to Maintain Agreement for Public Storm Line and BMP Facilities for the Vineyard Church project, in Clay County, Missouri, and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached agreement.


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

100896
Approving the plat of Benson Place Commons – Second Plat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD0934P)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

100897
Approving the plat of Trails of Brentwood Second Plat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri; accepting and releasing various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1156I)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

100905
Amending Chapter 18, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Article II, Section 18-40, Adoption of International Building Code (2006); amendments, and enacting in lieu thereof a new article and section of like number and subject matter, to establish standards to make multi-family dwelling units resistant to unlawful entry.


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

100900
Amending Chapter 26, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 26-307, Open Burning, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter.


Referred to Public Safety and Neighborhoods Committee

100907
Amending Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 091067 by repealing Sections 3 and 7 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter for the purpose of revising and increasing the membership of the Kansas City, Missouri Parking and Transportation Commission as a result of council redistricting.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
 
 Councilmember Marcason Move To Introduce
 
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100908
(Sub.)
Authorizing a $1,705,000.00 First Addendum to the Cooperative Agreement for the Implementation of Certain Improvements Described by the Southtown Corridor/31st & Baltimore Tax Increment Financing Plan for Project No. 89008183 –Main Street Streetscape Plan; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
 
 Councilmember Jolly Move To Introduce
 
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100909
Transferring appropriations between business units; reducing certain appropriations in the Public Safety Sales Tax Fund; authorizing a $901,325.00 contract with Kone Elevator Company for Project No. 07001101, Kansas City Police Headquarters Elevator Renovations; authorizing the Director of General Services to expended $1,001,358.00 for the contract; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Riley Move To Introduce
 
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100910
(Sub.)
Reducing appropriations in the amount of $70,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; appropriating it to various accounts in the Capital Improvements Fund; reducing appropriations in the amount of $70,000.00 in the General Fund; appropriating it to the Black Economic Union account in the General Fund; authorizing the Director of Finance to transfer expenditures to the Capital Improvements Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee
 
 Councilmember Sanders Brooks Move To Introduce
 
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100911
Approving and authorizing partial settlement of a claim by D.B.E.I., L.L.C. d/b/a Danny's Big Easy, Claim No. T1011-0754C.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee
 
 Councilmember Sanders Brooks Move to Reconsider
 
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

100787
Authorizing a contract not to exceed $2,200,000.00 with the Metropolitan Energy Center to provide services helpful to owners of residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings to implement energy efficiency upgrades to their buildings through the EnergyWorks KC initiative and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $2,200,000.00 made available through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program.


Councilmember Sanders Brooks Move To Re-refer

Seconded by Councilmember Ford
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0


Re-Referred Housing Committee
 
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