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Last Published: 3/23/2012 10:24:30 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:11 - SCOTT WAGNER, ED FORD, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, JERMAINE REED, JIM GLOVER, JAN MARCASON, CINDY CIRCO, MICHAEL BROOKS, SCOTT TAYLOR, JOHN SHARP
Excused:1 - DICK DAVIS
 

120274
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Alan A. Young, Sr., for his 14 years of dedicated service as the Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council President.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120275
RESOLUTION - Honoring Charles Myers, George Cook and Stephen Abend for their valued service to the City Plan Commission of Kansas City, Missouri.


Held on Docket (3/29/2012)

120259
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the Mayor and City Council regarding a response to Cost Statement As Requested in Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 100607, As Amended (2-1201.4) and Pursuant to 105.675 RSMo.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120272
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E41355


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120278
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATIONS E41356-E41359


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120290
COMMUNICATION - Notice from the Ward Parkway Center Commumnity Improvement District regarding submission of an amended budget for the 2012-13 fiscal year.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120220
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Main Street Corridor Land Use and Development Plan for an approximately two acre area located generally located on the east half of the block bounded by W. 39th Terrace on the north, W. 40th Street on the south, Broadway on the west and Central Street on the east from single family and commercial to medium density residential. (581-S-7)


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120222
RESOLUTION - Amending the Westport Land Use Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for approximately about 2 acres generally located on the east half of the block bounded by W. 39th Terrace on the north, W 40th Street on the south, Broadway on the west and Central Street on the east from one/two family residential to multifamily residential high density. (132-S-38)


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120293
RESOLUTION - Declaring the City Council's support in requesting the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) to withdraw its prior negative statements regarding residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) programs and encouraging FHFA to develop regulation and guidance designed to maximize the value of PACE programs.


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120239
(Sub.)
Reestimating uncollected revenue and reappropriating unencumbered unexpended funds in the 2010 Supportive Housing Program Grant account.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Marcason Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF ORDINANCE NO(S): ADVANCE CONSENTS: 1. 120264 ADVANCE DEBATES: 1. 120233 4. 120269 7. 120221 10. 120266 2. 120252 5. 120248 8. 120223 3. 120255 6. 120146 (2nd sub) 9. 120081 (sub) ON THREE SEPARATE DAYS BE WAIVED AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE ADVANCED FOR FINAL READING AND CONSIDERATION AT THIS TIME. exclude 120248, second reading
 
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120264
Authorizing the Director of Water Services to enter into an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) Solid Waste Management District, whereby the City will provide Household Hazardous Waste Management services to certain residents of the District.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120233
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Judy Couty-Smith v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. CV1116-CV02854.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120252
Approving and authorizing settlement of a claim for a workers’ compensation benefit filed by Michael Kline for injuries resulting from an accident on May 15, 2007, while employed by the City.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120255
Estimating and appropriating revenue in the General Fund for a new probation fee; authorizing a $72,797.61 contract increase with Legal Aid of Western Missouri for representation of indigent defendants; authorizing a $45,000.00 contract increase with Kansas City Metropolitan Crime Commission; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120269
Amending Chapter 2, Article VI, Division 11, Code of Ordinances, by repealing and reenacting Sections 2-955 through 2-961 for the purpose of updating the manner in which the mayor’s committee for people with disabilities operates.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120248
Approving additional tax increment financing for the 39th & Prospect Tax Increment Financing Plan; and repealing Section 1 of Ordinance No. 061326, as amended, establishing a cap on additional tax increment financing for this Plan.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120146
(Sub.)
Directing the City Manager to develop a plan for the reuse of federal facilities in Kansas City.


Passed As Second Substitute

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120221
Rezoning an area of approximately 3.5 acres generally located on the block bounded by W. 39th Terrace on the north, W. 40th Street on the south, Broadway on the west and Central Street on the east from Districts R-1.5 and B3-2 to District UR, and approving a preliminary development plan for the rehabilitation of existing commercial buildings and future residential development (14265-UR)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120223
Approving the 39th Terrace PIEA General Development Plan on about 3.5 acres generally located on the block bounded by W. 39th Terrace on the north, W. 40th Street on the south, Broadway on the west and Central Street on the east; declaring that area a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Planned Industrial Expansion Authority (PIEA) Law, Sections 100.300-100.620, RSMo.; and authorizing ad valorem tax exemption benefits as set out in the Plan. (694-S)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120081
(Sub.)
Reducing appropriations in the amount of $750,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund and appropriating it in the Capital Improvements Fund; authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract in the amount of $750,000.00 with the Mid-America Regional Council for additional planning and coordination services for the Green Impact Zone; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120266
Authorizing the Director of Water Services Department to enter into contracts with Pyramid Excavation and Construction, Inc., for Contract No. 8428, and Black and Veatch Corporation, Contract No. 8833, Raw Water Supply Piping and Valve Improvements, Project No. 80001643; and authorizing expenditures of approximately $2,100,000.00.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Circo Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF THE ORDINANCE ON THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS IS WAIVED FOR THE ORDINANCE ON SECOND READING: 1. 120201 (sub) 4. 120204 7. 120207 10. 120256 2. 120202 5. 120205 8. 120208 11. 120263 3. 120203 6. 120206 9. 120262 (sub) 12. 120270 AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE PLACED ON THE DOCKET NEXT WEEK FOR THIRD READING.
 
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120201
(Sub.)
Adopting the Annual Budget of the City for the Fiscal Year 2012-13; estimating the revenues for the fiscal year; appropriating for the purposes stated the sums set forth in the budget; designating requisitioning authorities; directing the Director of Finance to make the necessary entries upon the City’s records to show the appropriations and allocations provided for; and authorizing inter-fund loans.


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

120202
Levying taxes for Fiscal Year 2012-13 for General Revenue, Health Levy, Museum Special Revenue and General Debt and Interest Funds on all property in Kansas City subject to taxation on January 1, 2012; providing for the extension of such levies by the Director of Finance; and authorizing the collection by the Director of Finance.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120203
Levying a maintenance tax for Fiscal Year 2012-13 upon all real estate, exclusive of improvements, not exempt by law from general taxation, for the purpose of maintaining, adorning, constructing, repairing and otherwise improving the parks, parkways, boulevards, roads and grounds, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting the special assessment.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120204
Levying a special assessment on the lots, tracts, and parcels of land in the East Park and West Park Districts abutting on certain boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways under the control and management of the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners for Fiscal Year 2012-13 for the purpose of maintaining, repairing, and otherwise improving the boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways in these districts.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120205
Levying a special assessment upon all real estate, exclusive of improvements, not exempt by law from general taxation in the North, East and West Trafficway Districts for the purpose of maintaining, improving and repairing the trafficways, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting the special assessment.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120206
Amending Chapter 78 of the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City entitled “Water” by repealing Sections 78-6, 78-8, 78-9, 78-10, 78-20, 78-27, 78-28, and 78-96 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter adjusting charges for water service, including water main extensions, and changing the charge mechanism for termination of service with cause; and establishing an effective date.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120207
Amending Chapter 61, Code of Ordinances, entitled “Stormwater”, by repealing Section 61-4, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter that increases the stormwater maximum fee; adjusts payment responsibility for stormwater fees; and establishing an effective date.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120208
Amending Chapter 60 of the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri, entitled Sewers and Sewage Disposal by repealing Sections 60-2, 60-3, and 60-191 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter which adjust sewer rates; and establishing an effective date.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

120262
(Sub.)
Amending Article VIII of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, relating to the Classification and Compensation Plan, by repealing Sections 2-1075, 2-1076, 2-1077, 2-1078, 2-1079, and 2-1080 which provides for implementation of the settlement agreement between the City of Kansas City, Missouri and the International Association of Fire Fighters, Local 42 and provides for implementation of the addendum ordinance to the Memorandum of Understanding between the City and Local 500, AFSCME as it relates to wages, classifications and compensation.


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

120256
Authorizing the Director of Parks and Recreation to execute a Trail License Agreement with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission for the purpose of constructing and maintaining a trail connector along the Blue River at Bannister Road.


Add to Consent Docket

120263
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a Recreational Trails Program Project Agreement with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources; estimating and appropriating revenues in the amount of $100,000.00 in the Capital Improvement Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Add to Consent Docket

120270
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a Cooperative Agreement with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission (MHTC) necessary to place red light cameras on state owned intersections.


Add to Consent Docket
 
 Councilmember Circo 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: 1. 120277 4. 120283 7. 120291 10. 120280 13. 120288 2. 120281 5. 120286 8. 120292 11. 120282 14. 120289 3. 120284 6. 120287 9. 120276 12. 120285 AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE INTRODUCED AS LISTED TO THE COMMITTEE SO DESIGNATED.
 
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

120277
Approving and authorizing settlement of a claim by Commerce Bank, Claim No. T1112-0615.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

120281
Accepting and approving a one-year $553,082.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for HIV and STD prevention and reduction services in Kansas City, Missouri.


Referred to Neighborhoods & Healthy Communities Committee

120284
Accepting and approving a $128,437.00 contract amendment with Truman Medical Center to provide additional Medical Case Management services to eligible clients in the Kansas City Transitional Grant Area who meet Ryan White guidelines; and declaring an emergency.


Referred to Neighborhoods & Healthy Communities Committee

120283
Approving an amendment to an approved 58.4 acre development plan in District UR by removing about 42.9 acres (the Antioch Mall) site which is generally bounded by N.E. Vivion Road on the south, N. Antioch Road on the west and Chouteau Trafficway on the east and north and approving a development plan for the 42.9 acre area and further leaving in place the development plan for the remaining 15.5 acre surrounding area. (6485-UR-18)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

120286
Rezoning an area of approximately 14.69 acres generally located about 800 feet south of N.W. 64th Street (M-45) on the west side of N. Cosby Avenue from District R-6 to District MPD, and approving a preliminary development plan for 298 residential multifamily units in seven buildings. (5857-MPD-49)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

120287
Approving the Fifteenth Amendment to the 22nd and Main Tax Increment Financing Plan.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

120291
RESOLUTION - Supporting and encouraging the school districts located within the city limits of Kansas City, Missouri to develop policies that favor the use of in-school suspensions as discipline for student misbehavior as an alternative to out-of-school suspensions and encouraging and supporting the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department’s efforts to collaborate with school districts to develop plans for truancy prevention and enforcement.


Referred to Public Safety & Emergency Services Committee

120292
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to identify and pursue appropriate supplemental funding mechanisms, cost-saving project delivery methods and alternative funding options for the downtown streetcar project.


Referred to T & I- Finance and Governance Committee

120265
Amending Chapter 76, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Article III, Tow Vehicles, and enacting in lieu thereof a new article of like number and subject matter which mandates tow operators who tow vehicles for Kansas City to receive a registration number, operators to obtain a certificate and allows for an outside vendor to oversee dispatch City tows.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

120276
Repealing Ordinance No. 110856; authorizing the Director of Water Services Department to purchase land from Universal Land Development Company, L.P., Century Avenue Associates Limited Partnership, and Ozark Automotive Distributors, Inc., for a chemical handling and storage facility in Executive Park, located generally between Interstate I-435, Front Street, and N. Century, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

120280
Authorizing the Director of Water Services to enter into a contract with Ace Pipe Cleaning, Inc., for professional, specialized or technical services for the Field Investigation for Sewer Sheds Tributary to CSO BR059 and BR069 project; and authorizing the Director of Water Services to expend approximately $550,000.00.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

120282
Authorizing condemnation, taking private property in fee simple for public use in the area bounded by Brooklyn and Prospect Avenues, and 26th and 27th Streets, all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; providing for the payment of just compensation therefore; authorizing continued negotiations and purchase by the Capital Projects Department; authorizing the filing of the petition for condemnation by the City Attorney on behalf of the City; and directing the City Clerk to record this ordinance in the office of the Recorder of Deeds for Jackson County, Missouri.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

120285
Appropriating $902,556.26 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the KCMAC06A Music Hall Fund; authorizing an increase in a contract with The Konrath Group, Ltd., for Project No. 630C0281 – Municipal Auditorium Exterior Restoration; authorizing the Director of Capital Projects to expend funds for the project; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

120288
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Agreement, with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission; estimating revenues; reducing appropriations; appropriating $504,714.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Capital Improvement Fund to the project accounts; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

120289
Authorizing the transfer of management and funds for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Beacon Hill Redevelopment Grant from the Water Services Department to the Capital Projects Department; estimating and appropriating $1,405,849.49 in the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
 Councilmember Johnson Move To Introduce

120294
RESOLUTION - Expressing the City Council’s support for a federally funded alternatives analysis for the next phase of the streetcar project and directing the City Manager to submit the appropriate grant application.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
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