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Last Published: 10/3/2014 8:37:06 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:10 - SCOTT WAGNER, DICK DAVIS, ED FORD, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, JERMAINE REED, JIM GLOVER, JAN MARCASON, CINDY CIRCO, JOHN SHARP
Excused:2 - MICHAEL BROOKS, SCOTT TAYLOR
 

140811
RESOLUTION - Declaring October, 2014 as Energy Awareness Month in Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

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

140822
RESOLUTION - Congratulating the American Royal Barbecue and its volunteers on its 35th anniversary in Kansas City.


Adopted

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

140832
RESOLUTION - Celebrating the Osage Tribe as Presiding Tribe for the Harvest Moon American Indian Festival and declaring October 4, 2014, a day of recognition and appreciation.


Adopted

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

140812
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Temporary Traffic Regulations Numbers 62310 Through 62326


Received And Filed

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

140813
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E41957


Received And Filed

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

140814
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Old Foundation Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2014.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

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

140815
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Flintlock Plaza Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2014.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

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

140816
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Skelly Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2014.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

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

140817
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Brywood Centre Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2014.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

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

140818
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Main Street Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2015.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

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

140820
RESOLUTION - Approving the appointment of Kevin Fewell as a member of the Board of Commissioners to administer the Union Hill Special Business District for a term ending January 1, 2016.


Adopted

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

140824
RESOLUTION - Approving the appointments of Troy Nash and Cindy Circo as members of the Tax Increment Financing Commission.


Adopted

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

140770
RESOLUTION - Approving the Swope Area Plan as a guide for the future development and public investment within the area bounded generally by the Brush Creek Corridor on the north, the Blue River Corridor and Swope Park on the east, the Trolley Track Trail Corridor on the South, and Troost Avenue/The Paseo Blvd on the west; amending the South Development Area Plan, Oak Park South Area Plan, Brush Creek Corridor Land Use and Development Plan, South Central Area Plan, Eastgate Land Use and Development Plan, and the 63rd Street Corridor Plan by deleting the portion of those plans covered by the Swope Area Plan; and repealing and replacing the East Meyer Boulevard Area Plan, Town Fork Creek Area Plan, Town Fork Creek Neighborhood Plan, Mount Cleveland Neighborhood Plan, and the Blue Hills Neighborhood Plan. (Case No’s. 702-S; 371-S-26; 219-S-16; 532-S-2; 249-S-12; 568-S-5; 578-S-4; 220-S-4; 227-S-14; 481-S-1; 603-S-2; and 634-S-2)


Adopted

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

140786
RESOLUTION - Amending the Hickman Mills Area Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an area of approximately 84 acres, generally located on the northwest corner of Raytown Road and Interstate 470, by changing the recommended land use designation from Light Industrial, Mixed Use Community and Conservation to Mixed Use Community and Conservation. (Case No. 657-S-3)


Adopted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140800
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Oak Park North Area Plan for a 1.75 acre tract of land located at 3710 Paseo Boulevard to recommend Medium Density Residential instead of Public/Semi-Public. (385-S-17)


Adopted

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

140807
Approving and authorizing settlement of a claim for a Workers' Compensation benefit filed by Michelle Butler for injuries resulting from an accident on December 6, 2011, while employed by the City.


Passed

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

140772
Approving the plat of Rockhill Replat, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1485)


Passed

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

140727
Approving various Traffic Regulations in compliance with Chapter 70 of the Code of Ordinances.


Passed

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

140764
Estimating $265,000.00 in the Capital Improvements fund; and appropriating that amount to the signal at 22nd and Charlotte account.


Passed

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

140797
Repealing and reenacting various provisions of Chapter 2, Article VI, Code of Ordinances, for purposes related to membership of the Parking and Transportation Commission and Parking Policy Review Board.


Passed

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

140789
Appropriating $1,226,600.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Streetcar Fund to establish an operating reserve and for certain capital uses for the Downtown Street Car Transit project; authorizing the City Manager to execute a letter agreement in connection therewith; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

140798
Appropriating $1,016,374.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Public Safety Sales Tax Fund to several KCPD project accounts; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

140783
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.


Passed

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

140784
Rezoning a 2 acre tract of land generally located east of Rockhill Road and north of E. Meyer Boulevard, from Districts B4-5 and R-1.5 to District MPD, and approving a preliminary development plan for the reuse of an existing building to house retail, warehouse and artisan manufacturing uses. (14497-MPD).


Passed

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

140796
Estimating revenue in the amount of $40,000.00 in the Contribution from Searcy Creek TIF; appropriating that amount to the Winnetonka Signal project accounts; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

140799
Declaring a 1.75 acre tract of land located at 3710 Paseo Boulevard 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 Faxon School Senior Housing Urban Renewal Plan. (713-S)


Passed

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

140801
Rezoning an area of about 1.75 acres located at 3710 Paseo Boulevard from Districts R-2.5 and R-1.5 to District UR and approving a development plan for the conversion of a former school into a 46-unit multifamily development, and approving a development plan. (14421-UR-2)


Passed

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

140804
Approving an amendment to a previously approved Chapter 80 preliminary plan in District B4-5 on approximately 22 acres generally located at the southwest corner of Interstate 35 and Missouri Route 152, to allow for the existing Wal-Mart and a new lot for a gas station. (9815-P-81)


Passed

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

140805
Rezoning an area of about 91 acres generally bounded by W. 32nd Street on the north, W. 39th Street on the south, State Line Road on the west, Wyoming Street, Roanoke Road and Karnes Boulevard on the east, from Districts R-1.5, R-2.5, R-5, B3-2, B4-2 and M1-5 to District R-5. (14435-P)


Passed

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

140806
Rezoning an 84 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of Raytown Road and Interstate 470 from Districts B3-2 and M2-2 to District B3-5, and approving a development plan for a KCPL Safety & Training Center and Pole Training Facility. (8589-P-8)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140777
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 50, Article VI, Offenses Against Public Safety, by enacting a new Section 50-205 which will prohibit certain acts against bicyclists, pedestrians, and wheelchair operators.


Passed as Second Substitute as Amended

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

140736
Authorizing a contract for approximately $1,300,000.00 with Mark One Electric Co. for the reconstruction of various traffic signals around the City.


Passed

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

140737
Authorizing a Cooperative Agreement with Jackson County, Missouri, the City of Overland Park, Kansas and Loch Lloyd Country Club for the Kenneth Road Bridge Improvements project; estimating revenues in the amount of $3,570,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; appropriating that amount to the project account; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

140788
(Sub.)
Amending Ordinance No. 140581 which approved a Cooperative Agreement between the City, the KCATA and the KCSA for the use of the KCATA's Transit Radio System by repealing Section 1 and enacting in its place a new Section 1 to revise the parties to the Cooperative Agreement authorized by the ordinance; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed as Substituted

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

140731
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager and the City Attorney to engage in a comprehensive process, utilizing appropriate resources including community outreach, multi-agency and multi-departmental coordination and employing appropriate City policy strategies to provide guidance to the Mayor and City Council so the City can determine if current City ordinances preserve the current diverse, vibrant and competitive transportation and taxi cab industry.


Councilmember Johnson (Second by Ford) Move to Advance

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


Passed as Substituted

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

140744
(Sub.)
Authorizing a contract with Republic Parking System, for approximately $491,000.00 for the management and operation of the Kansas City Power and Light District Parking Garages and up to three one-year renewals.


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

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

140828
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Deborah Snoke-Adams v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. 1216-CV13968.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

140830
Estimating and appropriating revenue in the amount of $4,037,000.00 in the City Legal Expense Fund; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

140821
Accepting and approving a one year $200,772.37 contract amendment with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services that provides funding for the Maternal and Child Health program.


Referred to Neighborhoods, Housing & Healthy Communities

140819
Approving the plat of Healthcare Partners – I , an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; vacating a portion of an alley and retaining an easement; 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. (SD1487)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140823
Amending Chapter 74, Code of Ordinances, by repealing and reenacting Section 74-57, Delegation of Authority, for the purpose of requiring that development agreements contain a provision allowing the assignment to and assumption by City of certain rights, duties, interests and obligations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140825
Establishing a policy for capping the amount of ad valorem real property taxes that may be utilized in furtherance of certain economic development projects, and establishing an effective date.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140826
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to work with the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri to develop and implement a plan for transferring to the City the accounting and financial reporting services provided to the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, and authorizing the execution of certain agreements.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140829
Rezoning a 1.3 acre tract of land generally located along the west side of Baltimore Avenue between 13th Street and 14th Street from District DC-15 to District UR, and approving a preliminary development plan which also serves as a preliminary plat, to allow for the reuse of an existing building for commercial and residential uses and to allow the construction of a new mixed commercial and residential building with a parking garage. (11754-UR).


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140831
Authorizing the assignment by Plaza Vista, LLC to 48th Place Associates, LLC of certain agreements to which the City and Plaza Vista, LLC are parties, in connection with the sale by Plaza Vista, LLC of its interest in an office building and a garage located at 900 West 48th Place and 902 West 48th Place, Kansas City, Missouri; authorizing the amendment of bond documents relating to the taxable industrial revenue bonds previously issued by the City to finance the office building, in connection with such sale and assignment; authorizing an assignment of owner’s authority with respect to the real property situated within the 4840 Community Improvement District; and authorizing and approving certain other documents.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140810
Amending Section 50-261, Code of Ordinances, entitled “Unlawful use of weapons - Generally,” to conform with Senate Bill 656 enacted over the Governor’s veto; and establishing the punishment for a violation.


Referred to Public Safety & Emergency Services Committee
 
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