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Last Published: 7/7/2016 4:54:21 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:12 - SCOTT WAGNER, HEATHER HALL, TERESA LOAR, DAN FOWLER, QUINTON LUCAS, JERMAINE REED, KATHERYN SHIELDS, JOLIE JUSTUS, LEE BARNES JR., ALISSIA CANADY, SCOTT TAYLOR, KEVIN MCMANUS
 

160503
RESOLUTION - Recognizing July 11- July 15, 2016, as National Disability Voter Registration Week.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160523
RESOLUTION - Congratulating Kansas City Pet Project on their four year No Kill Anniversary.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160497
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the Mayor and Council that a Committee of Petitioners filed in the City Clerk's Office 584 pages of a supplemental petition entitled "Referendum Petition on Ordinance 160281".


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160498
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the Mayor and City Council from the City Manager regarding the Requests for Expenditure of Funds. Staff has accepted no funding request for the month of June, 2016.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160512
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from various election authorities verifying the sufficiency of the petition entitled: Referendum Petition for Ordinance 160281. I certify the petition as sufficient.


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Wagner (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: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160467
Accepting and approving two one-year contracts in the amounts of $60,000.00 and $114,000.00 with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for children with special health care needs.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160431
Approving certain projects and funding for Phases 1 through 3 of improvements to the 18th and Vine Historic District; estimating and appropriating bond proceeds in the amount of $27,637,162.00; designating requisitioning authority; declaring the City’s intent to reimburse itself for certain expenditures; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date. 


Held on Docket (7/14/2016)

160472
Rezoning a 21 acre tract of land generally located on the north side of N.W. Barry Road and on both sides of N. Granby Avenue from District R-2.5 to District R-1.5 subject to conditions. (6000-P-5)


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160475
Authorizing a $1,300,000.00 professional, specialized, or technical services contract with Pure Technologies U.S. Inc. d/b/a Wachs Water Services for the Water Valve & Hydrant Assessments, Mapping, and Data Management Program; and authorizing four successive renewals options without further City Council approval.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160476
Authorizing the Director of Water Services to execute a Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission Transportation Alternatives Funds Program (TAP) Agreement between the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) and the City of Kansas City, Missouri for construction of Blue River Trails from Stadium Drive to Truman Road.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160480
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Suzanne Gutierrez, et al., v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Case No. 14CY-CV09906.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Wagner (Second by Taylor) 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 final reading.
 
Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160491
(Sub.)
Approving an amendment to a previously approved URD Plan in District UR (Urban Redevelopment) on approximately 63 acres generally bounded by I-70 on the north, Blue Ridge Boulevard on the east, E. 43rd Street on the south and 750 feet west of Sterling Avenue on the west, to allow for the existing Wal-Mart store and a new gas station. (12884-UR-2)


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160415
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Platte Purchase Tax Increment Financing Plan; approving the Platte Purchase Tax Increment Financing Plan; and designating the Redevelopment Area.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

160416
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City as to the Sixteenth Amendment to the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan; and approving the Sixteenth Amendment to the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

160423
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City as to the Third Amendment to the Barry Towne Tax Increment Financing Plan; and approving the Third Amendment to the Barry Towne Tax Increment Financing Plan.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

160424
Amending Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 960309 by repealing and reenacting Sections 2 and 4 for the purposes of revising the legal description of Redevelopment Project No. X of the Barry Towne Tax Increment Financing Plan, as amended and making the text consistent with the governing statute; and directing the City Clerk to transmit a copy of this ordinance.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

160425
Amending Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 960313 by repealing and reenacting Sections 2 and 4 for the purposes of revising the legal description of Redevelopment Project No. VI of the Barry Towne Tax Increment Financing Plan, as amended and making the text consistent with the governing statute; and directing the City Clerk to transmit a copy of this ordinance.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

160482
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Greater Downtown Area Plan for an area of approximately 1.5 acres generally located east of Troost Avenue, north of E. 24th Street and south of Bruce R. Watkins Drive, by changing the recommended land use from Residential Low Density and Residential Medium Density to Downtown Residential. (675-S-6)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

160490
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District UR (Urban Redevelopment District) on about 94 acres generally bounded by 22nd Street on the north, Bruce R. Watkins Drive and The Paseo on the east, 27th Street and about 100 feet south of 27th Street at Troost Avenue on the south and Troost Avenue and about 150 feet west of Troost Avenue at 27th Street on the west specifically to revise the plan on about 1.5 acres generally located east of Troost Avenue and north of E. 24th Street and south of Bruce R. Watkins Drive to allow for a hotel (with a commercial component) and further to add single family homes in lieu of townhomes in select locations. (12708-UR-3)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar
 
 Councilmember Wagner (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: 13 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160499
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Brenda Joyce Horton v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Case No. 1516-CV11492.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160500
Calling an election on November 8, 2016, for the purpose of submitting to the voters of Kansas City a question presented by a committee of petitioners through an initiative petition enacting three sales taxes totaling one-half cent for 25 years each for the construction of a light rail system, including a fleet of electric buses; enacting the sales tax ordinance contingent upon voter approval; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities on or before August 30, 2016; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date because it calls an election.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160501
Reducing the Contingent Appropriation of the General Fund by $160,417.00; appropriating that same amount to the Indigent Court Defense account of the General Fund; and authorizing the Administrator of the Municipal Court to execute a one-year $1,240,417.00 contract extension with Legal Aid of Western Missouri for the legal representation of indigent defendants in Kansas City Municipal Court.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160509
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 2-233, relating to the maximum hiring age of firefighters and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160511
Estimating and appropriating $150,000.00 in the Neighborhoods Grants Fund for the First Annual Veteran’s Career and Resource Fair; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160520
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Olivia M. Williams v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Case No. 1516-CV16448.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160515
RESOLUTION - Reviewing and approving the Kansas City, Missouri Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Report and authorizing the Director of the Neighborhoods and Housing Services Department to submit the report to the Department of Housing and Urban Development prior to October 4, 2016.


Referred to Housing Committee

160502
Authorizing the Director of Neighborhoods and Housing Services to enter into a contract with Legal Aid of Western Missouri in the amount of $669,764.00 for legal services.


Referred to Neighborhoods and Public Safety Committee

160510
Authorizing the Fire Chief to enter into agreements with the jurisdictions listed below to provide fire department emergency services.


Referred to Neighborhoods and Public Safety Committee

160521
Estimating revenue and appropriating $255,574.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund; and accepting and approving a $532,000.00 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.


Referred to Neighborhoods and Public Safety Committee

160504
Approving the plat of 63rd Street Townhomes, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri, generally located at the southeast corner E. 63rd Street and Oak Street; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1534A)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160505
Approving the plat of Hey Estates, an addition in Platte County, Missouri, generally located at the southwest corner of N. Amity Avenue and N.W. Old Tiffany Springs Road; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1530A)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160506
Approving the plat of Steeple Oaks – Second Plat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri, generally located between N.W. 96th Street and N.W. 95th Terrace and west of N. Baltimore Avenue; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1222C)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160507
Approving the plat of Overland Ridge Third Plat, an addition in Platte County, Missouri, generally located at the southeast corner of the intersection of N.W. 72nd Street and N. Overland Drive; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1252B)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160508
Approving a development plan in District B3-3 (Community Business (formerly GP-3 - Regional Business))on approximately 32 acres generally located at the southwest corner of N.W. Tiffany Springs Road and N. Ambassador Drive, to allow for a Sam’s Club building with a separate fuel station building and eight (8) commercial parcels. (6029-P-34)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160513
Creating a Special Character Overlay District to be called Independence Corridor Overlay (ICO) for the Independence Corridor in the area generally bounded by Independence Avenue from Forest to Ewing, Paseo from Independence to 8th Street and Prospect from Independence to 7th Street; and removing the Independence Avenue East and West Special Review Districts. (14678-P).


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160516
Vacating E. 47th Terrace from the east line of Benton Boulevard to the west line of Cleveland Avenue all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, Section 33, Township 49, Range 27 West; reserving an easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160517
Approving a Council Approved Signage Plan for a medical office park, on about 11.27 acres generally located at the northeast corner of N.W. 110th Terrace and N. Ambassador Drive. (6517-P-33)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160518
Approving a development plan for multiple principal structures to allow two (2) existing buildings to remain on one lot, on about .29 acres generally located at the southwest corner of W. 43rd Street and Belleview Avenue. (14693-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160514
Authorizing a Cooperative Agreement with Platte County, Missouri for County construction projects on City roadways and directing the City Clerk to file the Agreement in Platte County, Missouri.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

160519
Authorizing an amendment to the License Agreement with Mobilitie Investment III, LLC to install and maintain poles to provide wireless digital data communications.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

160522
Authorizing a $1,579,264.60 contract with Ideker, Inc., for the Runway 9-27 Keel 4” Mill & Overlay at Kansas City International Airport; authorizing a maximum expenditure of $1,737,190.60; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
 Councilmember Reed Move To Introduce

160524
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a Municipal Agreement with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission related to the replacement of the Grand Boulevard Bridge over I-670; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $600,000.00 for the project; designating requisitioning authority; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
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