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Last Published: 2/19/2015 12:49:16 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - CINDY CIRCO
Present:10 - SCOTT WAGNER, DICK DAVIS, ED FORD, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, JERMAINE REED, JIM GLOVER, JAN MARCASON, COKETHEA HILL, JOHN SHARP
Excused:2 - SCOTT TAYLOR, SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
 

150075
RESOLUTION - Declaring February 11, 2015, as Kansas City 2-1-1 Day.


Adopted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150076
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the importance of the ongoing fight against heart disease and stroke, by declaring Friday, February 6, 2015, to be National Red Day in Kansas City.


Adopted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150065
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Martin City Community Improvement District regarding the submission of the nomination of their successor directors.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150066
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Martin City Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150067
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Red Bridge Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150068
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the 39th Street Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150069
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Shops on Blue Parkway Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150070
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Greenway Fields Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150071
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the 3-Trails Village Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Marcason (Second by Reed) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
 
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150088
RESOLUTION - Approving the reappointments of Arzelia Gates, Bradley McCormack, CiCi Rojas, Amy Jordan Wooden and Troy Schulte as members on the Board of Directors of the Kansas City Conventions and Visitors Association (“KCCVA”) doing business as Visit KC.


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150044
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 48, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 48-50, entitled “Chronic nuisance” and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 48-50, Chronic Nuisance, by clarifying the definition of chronic nuisance and creating a chronic nuisance board that performs administrative hearings to determine if a property is a chronic nuisance and appropriate abatement actions.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150015
(Sub.)
Accepting and approving the recommendation of the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, as to the termination of the Searcy Creek Tax Increment Financing Plan and the designation of each of the Redevelopment Project Areas 1, 2 and 3; terminating the Searcy Creek Tax Increment Financing Plan; declaring as surplus those funds within the special allocation funds established in connection with the Searcy Creek Tax Increment Financing Plan; authorizing the distribution of such surplus funds; authorizing the City Manager to execute an Intergovernmental Agreement for the purpose of utilizing a portion of the surplus funds to make certain traffic signal, sidewalk, and roadway improvements; estimating and appropriating the sum of $1,057,543 for the purpose of funding those public improvements; and providing for an effective date.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150038
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit styled The Lamar Co., et al. v. City of Kansas City, Missouri.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo
Nays: 1 - Sharp
 
 Councilmember Johnson (Second by Reed) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the Charter requirement for reading of ordinances on three separate days be waived for the ordinances on today’s docket listed as “Committee Advances” and that these ordinances be advanced for final reading and consideration at this time.
 
Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150058
Approving the plat of Steeplechase – First Plat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; 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. (SD1222B)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150059
Approving the plat of EX-L Tube, Lot 3, a replat of Lots 1, 2, 1A and 2A, Atlantic Street Industrial Park, an addition in Clay County, Missouri; accepting 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. (SD1494A)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150054
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Albert Southard v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. 14CY-CV00251.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150055
Authorizing an amendment to an agreement with HDR Engineering, Inc. for approximately $30,000.00 for the James Street Bridge over Railroad Yard rehabilitation project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150063
Authorizing a second amendment to an agreement with the City of Lee’s Summit, Missouri for approximately $89,000.00 for the Lee’s Summit Road Improvements project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150060
(Sub.)
Rezoning an area of approximately 5.25 acres generally located north of W. 13th Street, east of I-35, south of W. 12th Street and west of Washington Street, to consider rezoning the site from Districts B 4-5 and UR to District UR, and approving a development plan for 252 multifamily residential units in five buildings, which plan also serves as a preliminary plat. (14463-UR-1)


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150061
Rezoning a 6 acre tract of land generally located at the southwest corner of N.E. 46th Street and N. Antioch Road from District R-6 to MPD, and approving a preliminary development plan, to allow for a children’s residential center. (14525-MPD).


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150062
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary development plan in District B1-1 on about 0.5 acres generally located at 10641 State Line Road. (6948-P-19)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150011
(Sub.)
Estimating revenue in the Public Improvements Guarantee Fund in the amount of $45,412.44; transferring that amount to the Streetcar Phase 1 project account in the Capital Improvements Fund for the signal at 3rd and Grand; designating requisitioning authority; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Johnson (Second by Wagner) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the Charter requirement for reading of ordinances on three separate days be waived for the ordinances on today’s docket listed as “Second Readings” and that they be placed on the docket next week for third reading.
 
Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150056
Accepting and approving a one-year $307,428.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services for a comprehensive sexually transmitted disease prevention program.


Add to Consent Docket

150057
Accepting and approving a $60,000.00 amendment to the Healthy Eating Active Living in Local Communities agreement from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to implement a work plan that encourages healthy eating and active living in Kansas City; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Add to Consent Docket
 
 Councilmember Johnson (Second by Reed) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the Charter requirement for reading ordinances on three separate days be waived for the ordinances on today’s docket listed as “First Readings” and that these ordinances be introduced as listed to the committee so designated.
 
Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150081
Adopting the Show Me Green Sales Tax Holiday for City sales taxes on Energy Star certified new appliances from April 19 through April 25, 2015 and directing the City Clerk to provide a certified copy of this ordinance to the Missouri Department of Revenue as notice of the City's election to participate in the sales tax holiday.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150083
Estimating revenue and increasing appropriations in various water revenue bond funds; designating requisitioning authority; and authorizing the Director of Finance to close the 2002D2 and 2005B Sewer Revenue Bond Funds.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150087
Authorizing a License Agreement with Mobilitie Investment III, LLC to install and maintain a wireless digital data communications; and estimating revenue in the amount of $5,400.00 in the Pole Attachment Fees account.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150082
Amending the 2012 One Year Action Plan and authorizing submittal of a Substantial Amendment to the U.S. Department of Housing and Community Development for its consideration; estimating revenue and appropriating $386,229.00 in the Community Development Block Grant Fund; authorizing an amendment to an agreement with the Colonnades at Beacon Hill, LP in the amount of $386,229.00 for the Colonnades at Beacon Hill project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Neighborhoods, Housing & Healthy Communities

150077
Declaring a .52 acre tract of land generally located at 2100 Wyandotte Street to be a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law and approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the same, said plan to be known as the Arterra 21/2100 Wyandotte Urban Renewal Plan. (715-S)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150080
Approving a Kansas City Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund subgrant in an amount not to exceed $400,000.00 to the Hardesty Renaissance Economic Development Corporation for authorized abatement activities at the former Hardesty Federal Complex site, Building No. 11, 607 Hardesty Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri, and authorizing the Director of City Development to execute an agreement governing the use of subgrant funds.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150089
Rezoning an area of about 2.4 acres generally located on the south side of E. 38th Street between Bell Street and Genessee Street from District R-2.5 to District R-5. (14435-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150085
Estimating revenue and appropriating $198,065.00 in the Police Grants Fund for the HIDTA Metro Meth Task Force and Gang Squad grants for drug enforcement efforts; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Public Safety & Emergency Services Committee

150027
Authorizing a Second Amendment to the Clear Channel Airports agreement for displaying advertising at Kansas City International Airport.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

150028
Authorizing a Third Amendment to the Paradies-Kansas City, LLC, retail concessions lease agreement at Kansas City International Airport.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

150079
Authorizing a KCI Terminal Lease Agreement with Tricopian, LLC, d/b/a FuelRod, for a power charger program.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

150084
Authorizing a $70,530.00 plus contingency Amendment No. 4 with Wellner Architects, Inc., for the ARFF Vehicle Storage Facility at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

150086
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 70-251 relating to unattended motor vehicles and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject.


Referred to Public Safety & Emergency Services Committee
 
 Councilmember Wagner (Second by Ford) Move To Introduce
 
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0

150090
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to pursue all appropriate funding options for the payment of certain infrastructure costs related to the Arlington Road TIF Plan.


Councilmember Wagner (Second by Ford) Move to Adopt

Seconded by Councilmember Ford
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Hill, Sharp
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Glover Move To Introduce

150091
Establishing the Jobs for Neighborhoods Program (“the Program”) to improve the employment opportunities of Kansas City, Missouri residents in need, while improving neighborhoods; directing the City Manager to develop policies to carry out the goals of the Program, including housing programs and other incentive programs; authorizing the City Manager to enter into agreements with the Full Employment Council (“FEC”) and the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City (“EDCKC”) and other agencies to implement portions of the Program; and directing the City Manager to annually report the progress of the Program to the Mayor and Council.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
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