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Last Published: 7/10/2008 4:41:23 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - MARK FUNKHOUSER
Present:11 - DEB HERMANN, ED FORD, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, SHARON SANDERS BROOKS, BETH GOTTSTEIN, JAN MARCASON, CINDY CIRCO, TERRY RILEY, CATHY JOLLY, JOHN SHARP
Excused:1 - BILL SKAGGS
 

080662
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the Parks and Recreation Department North Region Landscape Inspector George Biswell on his receipt of the City Manager’s 3-1-1 Action Center Partner of the Month Award.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080665
RESOLUTION - Honoring Lt. John Wilburn Davis for an outstanding life and his dedication to his God, his country and his family.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080690
RESOLUTION - Expressing appreciation and that of the people of Kansas City to Millie Crossland on her departure and for her years of dedicated service to the people and government of Kansas City in performing a vital service for the government and governed.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080663
COMMUNICATION - Acceptance of Clay County Conveyances # WSD 052708 and directing the City Clerk to record this ordinance in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds for Clay County, Missouri.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080667
COMMUNICATION - Accepting various easements and deeds in Jackson County and directing the City Clerk to record the acceptance.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080668
COMMUNICATION - Accepting various easements and deeds in Clay County and directing the City Clerk to record the acceptance.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080683
COMMUNICATION - Notice from the City Clerk regarding receipt of the 2009 fiscal year annual budget for the Kansas City International Community Improvement District (KCICID).


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080684
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri regarding a Notice of Intent to Accept a Redevelopment Contract Proposal submitted by Tomahawk Properties, LLC for the project at 1815 Central in the Old Film Row PIEA Area (4th Council District).


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080685
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri regarding a Notice of Intent to Accept a Redevelopment Contract Proposal submitted by SMWC Acquisition Co., Inc. for the project at 1700 W. 25th St. in the Central Industrial District PIEA Area (2nd Council District).


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080686
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri regarding a Notice of Intent to Accept a Redevelopment Contract Proposal submitted by 1720 Wyandotte, LLC for the project at 1720 Wyandotte in the Old Film Row PIEA Area (4th Council District).


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080687
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from Husch, Blackwell, Sanders regarding receipt of a petition to establish the Truman Road Community Improvement District.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080628
Authorizing the Mayor to execute an intergovernmental agreement with the 1200 Main/South Loop Transportation Development District to provide for the pledge of certain revenues to the City to construct and finance public improvements within the district.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080618
Approving the plat of Holiday Inn Express 1st Plat, Lot 1 & Tract A, Jackson 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. (SD1343)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080624
Authorizing a Cooperative Agreement for Water Purchase between the City of Northmoor, Missouri and Kansas City, Missouri, for a period of twenty (20) years.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080625
Authorizing a Cooperative Agreement for Water Purchase between the City of Weatherby Lake, Missouri and Kansas City, Missouri, for a period of twenty (20) years.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080635
Amending Ordinance No. 070325 passed March 22, 2007, which authorized a contract with TEAM Excavating LLC for sanitary sewer extension at 83rd Street and Oldham and 82nd and James A. Reed Road, and authorizing special assessments on Sewer District Nos. 11031 through 11036, by repealing and reenacting Section 5 thereof and changing the assessment amount.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080632
RESOLUTION - Authorizing the Mayor to submit an application in the amount of $250,000.00 to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the competitive reallocation of Community Housing Development Organization funds to provide for energy efficient and environmentally-friendly housing for low-income families, and urging the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to fund the application.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080574
Approving the Eighth Amendment to the Development Plan submitted by 47th & Jefferson Redevelopment Corporation for the Plaza Steppes Redevelopment Project on a tract of land of approximately 5.4 acres generally bounded by 46th Street on the north, 47th Street on the south, Jefferson Street on the east, and Summit Street on the west; and authorizing execution of an Eighth Supplementary Contract with 47th & Jefferson Redevelopment Corporation. (333-S-12)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080576
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan for the Plaza Steppes project in District URD on approximately a 5.4 acre tract of land generally bounded by 46th Street on the north, 47th Street on the south, Summit Street on the west and Jefferson Street on the east. (9497-URD-9)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080577
Vacating N.W. 92nd Terrace and N.W. 93rd Terrace east of N.W. View Crest Drive, Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1572-V)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080578
RESOLUTION - Amending the General Development and Land Use Plan, Kansas City International Airport, by changing the recommended land use on about 9.79 acres generally located at the northwest corner of N. Newark Circle and N. Ambassador Drive from general transient retail business uses to regional business uses. (247-S-108).


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080579
Rezoning an area of approximately 9.79 acres generally located at the northwest corner of N. Newark Circle and N. Ambassador Drive from District GP-2 to District GP-3, and approving a preliminary development plan for the same. (5963-GP-6)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080583
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District GP-2 (General Transient Retail Business) on approximately a 20 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of N. Newark Circle and N. Ambassador Drive, for the purpose of deleting an approximately 9.79 acre tract of land from said development plan. (5963-GP-5)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080621
Estimating revenue in the amount of $651,731.00 and appropriating it in the Police Grants Fund to roll forward unexpended grant amounts from last fiscal year.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080634
Approving contracts with various agencies in the total amount of $278,025.00 for events and projects from the Neighborhood Tourist and Development Fund.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Hermann Move to Waive Charter Requirement
MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF ORDINANCE NO(S): ADVANCE CONSENTS: 080650 080652 ADVANCE DEBATES: 080651 080654 (2sub) 080657 (sub) 080601 (sub) 080604 (sub) 080643 ON THREE SEPARATE DAYS BE WAIVED AND THAT THIS ORDINANCE BE ADVANCED FOR FINAL READING AND CONSIDERATION AT THIS TIME.
 
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080650
Releasing one sanitary sewer easement and accepting one sanitary sewer easement in Jackson County, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and the attached documents.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080652
Approving the plat of Mill Creek Terrace Flats Condominium, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; accepting and releasing 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. (SD1233C)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080651
Authorizing the Director of Convention and Entertainment Facilities to enter into a Lease Agreement with the American Royal Association for land next to the American Royal Building that will include construction of a temporary horse barn facility.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080654
(Sub.)
Authorizing the use of funds to implement the re-banding agreement of the emergency communication radio system by appropriating $4,016,681.00 from various funds; and designating requisitioning authority; and directing City Manager to report regarding the funding for Phase II of the re-banding upgrade project.


Passed As Second Substitute

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080657
(Sub.)
Authorizing a contract with Cedar Crestone to perform the day-to-day project management oversight of the upgrade of the Human Resources Management, Financial Management and Enterprise Performance Management suites of the Enterprise Resource Planning Project, reducing funds in the amount of $2,928,557.65, appropriating funds in the amount of $564,121.06 and authorizing the Chief Information Officer/Director of Information Technology to expend up $3,492,678.71 for the project. 


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080601
(Sub.)
Approving the Sixth Amendment to the Development Plan submitted by the Wild Hawk, L.L.C. for the Front Street and 435 353 Project generally located on approximately 17 acres within an 80 acre project at the southwest corner of Front Street and Century Avenue and authorizing the Director of Finance to enter into an Assignment and Assumption Agreement between the City of Kansas City, Missouri, Front Street and 435 Redevelopment Corporation and Wild Hawk, L.L.C. and a First Amendment to the Sixth Supplementary Contract between the City of Kansas City, Missouri and Wild Hawk, L.L.C. (366-S-6)


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080604
(Sub.)
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District URD on approximately a 79.55 acre tract of land generally bounded by Front Street, Century Avenue, Interstate 435 and the Rock Island and Milwaukee Railroad right of way. (10343-URD-8)


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080643
Authorizing the use of funds to replace Fire Department fleet by appropriating $1,508,599.00 in the Fire Sales Tax Fund; designating requisitioning authority, and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Johnson Move to Waive Charter Requirement
MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF THE ORDINANCES ON THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS IS WAIVED FOR THE ORDINANCES ON SECOND READING ON PAGES 7-8 OF TODAY’S DOCKET AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE PLACED ON THE DOCKET NEXT WEEK FOR THIRD READING.
 
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080314
(Sub.)
Authorizing a cooperative agreement for public improvements with HD Lee Building, LLC, in the amount of $500,000.00.


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

080608
RESOLUTION - Approving the 350 Highway / Blue Parkway Corridor Plan as a guide for the future development of the corridor which is generally 1/4 mile on either side of 350 Highway from I-435 on the west to the Raytown City Limits on the east, and excluding all recommendations within the plan for areas east of the City of Raytown for which the Knobtown Land Use and Development Plan will remain the plan of record; designating the 350 Highway / Blue Parkway Corridor Plan as the plan of record for the area described above; and repealing and replacing those portions of the Sports Complex Area Plan and the Winchester Land Use and Development Plan which are within the area described above. (667-S; 437-S-2; 101-S-12)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

080619
(Sub.)
Approving the plat of Bethel Acres West Half of Lot 21, Replat, 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 a certain agreement; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1384A)


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

080649
Releasing two easements in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to record the documents.


Add to Consent Docket

080644
(Sub.)
Accepting and approving a one-year $735,255.00 consolidated communicable disease prevention contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for HIV Surveillance, Perinatal Hepatitis B Case Management and Sexually Transmitted Disease Control services.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

080646
Accepting and approving a one year, $335,852.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services that provides funding to local public health agencies for the promotion of core public health functions; appropriating $53,347.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

080656
Accepting and approving a one-year $31,959.00 grant award from the Mid-America Regional Council to provide assistance to the Kansas City Inter-Agency Terrorism Early Warning Analysis Center; and designating requisitioning authority.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar
 
 Councilmember Johnson Move to Waive Charter Requirement
MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENT FOR READING OF ORDINANCES ON THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS BE WAIVED FOR THE ORDINANCES ON FIRST READING ON PAGES 9-12 OF TODAY’S DOCKET AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE INTRODUCED AS LISTED TO THE COMMITTEE SO DESIGNATED.
 
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080675
Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $25,000.00 from the Contingent Appropriation of the General Fund; increasing appropriations in the amount of $25,000.00 in the Outside Legal Services account of the General Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee

080691
Approving and authorizing final settlement of a claim by Jane Cummings, Claim No. T0708-0502C.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee

080692
RESOLUTION - Encouraging all retail establishments and government offices to allow on site voter registration.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee

080659
Authorizing execution of Amendment No. 2 to the professional services contract between the City of Kansas City, Missouri and James Duncan and Associates, Inc., and the expenditure of funds in an amount not to exceed $68,170.00.


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080660
Approving the preliminary plat of 39 West Lofts Condominiums on a 0.65 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast corner of 39th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue. (SD 1391).


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080664
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by repealing subsection 80-20(42), which is part of the Definitions section, and enacting a new section that changes the definition of family to conform to state law. (254-S-256)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080672
Approving the preliminary plat of Library Lofts West Condominiums on approximately a 0.48 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast corner of 10th Street and Wyandotte Street. (SD 1393)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080673
Approving the rezoning on approximately 0.33 acres generally located at the located at the southwest corner of Charlotte Street and 5th Street from District R-4 to District URD, and approving a development plan for the same. (13903-URD-1)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080676
Approving the request for removal of real property from the Shoal Creek Valley Community Improvement District generally located on the south side of Missouri 152 Highway between Shoal Creek Parkway on the west and N.E. Flintlock Road on the east in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri.


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080680
Approving the plat of Savannah Court Condominium, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; 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. (SD1381A)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080681
Approving the plat of Estates at Falcon Court C.U.P. 2nd Plat, an addition in Platte 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. (SD0732F)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080682
Approving the plat of East Village, Block 81, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; accepting and releasing various easements; vacating an alley; 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. (SD1339)


Referred to Planning and Zoning Committee

080661
Accepting and approving a $96,250.00 amendment to a contract with Kansas City Free Health Clinic to provide additional dental care services to eligible clients in the Kansas City Transitional Grant Area who meet Ryan White Title I guidelines.


Referred to Public Safety and Neighborhoods Committee

080670
Accepting and approving a $132,500.00 contract amendment with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for increased HIV case management services


Referred to Public Safety and Neighborhoods Committee

080671
Accepting and approving a $51,475.00 contract amendment with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for additional HIV prevention services and authorizing the Director of Health to expend $51,475.00.


Referred to Public Safety and Neighborhoods Committee

080688
Accepting and approving a $357,202.00 grant agreement with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services that provides meals for children at neighborhood based faith and community organizations and authorizing the execution of a catering contract with the Kansas City Missouri School District not to exceed $326,267.00.


Referred to Public Safety and Neighborhoods Committee

080689
Amending Chapter 48, Nuisances, and Chapter 56, Property Maintenance Code, of the Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 48-64, Appeals, 56-286, Order to correct violations, and 56-290, Request for administrative hearing, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter to clarify appeal rights for chronic nuisances and failure to register rental property.


Referred to Public Safety and Neighborhoods Committee

080666
Authorizing a $69,730.00 Amendment No. 1 to an agreement with Diggs Construction Management for Construction Management Services for Project No. 89000035, Fire Station 35; authorizing the City Manager to expend $69,730.00 from previously appropriated funds for the project; and authorizing the City Manager to charge up to $1,000,000.00 for project management costs for the entire project.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

080669
Authorizing a $2,095.00 amendment with Delich, Roth & Goodwillie, P.A. for additional design services for Project No. 89003646 – Highway 40 and Marsh Avenue; authorizing the City Manager to expend $2,095.00 from previously appropriated funds for the project; and providing for the manner of payment and collecting the special assessment.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

080677
Amending Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 70-850, Vision-reducing material applied to windshield or other windows, and in enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter for the purpose of establishing specifications for sun screening devices applied to motor vehicles; and repealing subsection (a) of Section 70-849, Windshields to be unobstructed; windshield wipers, and enacting in lieu thereof a new subsection of like letter and subject matter for the purpose of prohibiting any material on the windows that would impair the driver’s normal view of the road.


Referred to Public Safety and Neighborhoods Committee

080678
Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $300,000.00 from the Contingent Appropriation of the General Fund; and increasing appropriations in the amount of $300,000.00 for the Leaves and Brush Drop Offs.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee

080679
Authorizing the Director of Water Services Department to enter into a $1,245,305.00 contract with Superior Bowen Asphalt Company, LLC for Contract No. 08021, Citywide Asphalt and Concrete Repairs 2008-2009; authorizing the Director of Water Services to expend $1,307,305.00 for the project; and authorizing the Director of Finance to return unexpended appropriations to the appropriate account.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

080693
Enacting a new Section 68.476, Code of Ordinances, entitled “Sales tax – light rail” to enact new sales taxes totaling 3/8% to be devoted to a light rail system to extend for 25 years beginning April 1, 2009; providing for submission of this ordinance to the qualified voters of the City for their approval at a special election called for Tuesday, November 4, 2008; authorizing and directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of this election; authorizing and directing the City Clerk to notify the Missouri Director of Revenue if the proposal is approved by the voters; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

080694
RESOLUTION - Expressing the Council’s intentions for a light rail starter line should voters approve the enactment of a new 3/8-cent light rail sales tax on November 4, 2008.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

080695
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute an amendment to the 2008-2009 Transit Service and Share-A-Fare Administration agreement with the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) for the purpose of authorizing additional funding from the Public Mass Transportation Fund in an amount sufficient to satisfy City’s estimated annual obligation for mass transit services; and authorizing the expenditure of additional funds previously appropriated in an amount not to exceed $19,611,340.00.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

080696
RESOLUTION - Expressing the Council’s concerns regarding the proposed funding mechanism for the conversion of US-71 to interstate standards as an amendment to the Kansas City region’s long-range transportation plan, Transportation Outlook 2030; and directing the City Clerk to distribute copies of this resolution as directed herein.


Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
 
 Councilmember Hermann Move To Introduce
 
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080697
Appointing Vickie Thompson as Acting City Clerk.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Riley Move to Waive Charter Requirement
 
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080698
Waiving Section 2-83(a) of the Code of Ordinances to enable the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, to retain the legal services of Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus PC.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Marcason Move to Waive Charter Requirement
 
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080699
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to send a letter to the Missouri Department of Natural Resources that commits the City to take certain actions within the next six months.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Marcason Move to Waive Charter Requirement
 
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0

080700
Adding a member from the industrial sector to the Water Services Utility Funding Task Force.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Sanders Brooks, Gottstein, Marcason, Circo, Riley, Jolly, Sharp, Funkhouser
Nays: 0
 
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