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Last Published: 8/26/2016 4:57:52 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:11 - SCOTT WAGNER, HEATHER HALL, TERESA LOAR, DAN FOWLER, QUINTON LUCAS, JERMAINE REED, KATHERYN SHIELDS, JOLIE JUSTUS, ALISSIA CANADY, SCOTT TAYLOR, KEVIN MCMANUS
Excused:1 - LEE BARNES JR.
 

160644
RESOLUTION - Honoring Glenn Longworth on his retirement after 36 years of dedicated service to the City of Kansas City, Missouri. 


Adopted

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

160647
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the Sisters’ Circle GKC for creating and elevating a culture of philanthropy by giving collectively and supporting charity as a group effort in the Greater Kansas City area hereby declaring August 25, 2016, to be “Sisters’ Circle GKC Day” in the City of Kansas City.


Adopted

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

160650
RESOLUTION - Honoring the 96th anniversary of Women getting the right to vote in 1920 and Women’s Equality Week activities during August 21-28, 2016 in Kansas City.


Adopted

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

160622
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATIONS E42172-E42175


Received And Filed

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

160623
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the 39th Street Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160638
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Temporary Traffic Regulations Numbers 63292 Through 63319


Received And Filed

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

160639
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATIONS E42176-E42180


Received And Filed

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

160642
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E42181


Received And Filed

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

160643
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Zona Rosa Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160645
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the 210 Highway Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
 CONSIDERATION OF REFERENDUM 160281 Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 10-104, 10-106, and 10-214 in order to maximize input from as many eligible consenters as possible when they are asked to give their consent for a liquor license to be issued as required by ordinance. Shall Ordinance 160281 be repealed?

160281
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 10-104, 10-106, and 10-214 in order to maximize input from as many eligible consenters as possible when they are asked to give their consent for a liquor license to be issued as required by ordinance.


Repealed

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

160588
Accepting and approving a one-year $370,180.00 grant award from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development under the SHELTER PLUS CARE program for homeless services in the Kansas City area.


Passed

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

160594
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 10-211, Number of retail alcoholic beverage licenses, and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter which will exempt an applicant within a planned urban renewal district as identified in the ordinance from the density requirement when applying for an alcohol beverage license.


Passed

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

160610
Appropriating $350,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Public Safety Sales Tax Fund; transferring and appropriating $350,000.00 to the Police Department to match donations received from the Police Foundation of Kansas City; and designating requisitioning authority.


Passed

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

160530
Rezoning a 59.21 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of N.E. 108th Street and N. Eastern Avenue from R-80 to R-7.5 and approving a preliminary plat (Providence Point - Phase 1 and Phase 2) by creating 165 single family lots and 4 tracts. (14505-P, SD 1492)


Passed

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

160592
Accepting and approving the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City as to the Twelfth Amendment to the Shoal Creek Tax Increment Financing Plan.


Passed

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

160598
Rezoning approximately 2.5 acres generally located at the southwest corner of 44th Street and Washington Street from Districts R 1.5 (Residential 1.5) and R-6 (Residential 6) to District MPD (Master Planned Development), and approving a development plan for a four-story apartment project containing 188 units (14707-MPD)


Councilmember Shields (Second by Wagner) Move To Hold On Docket

Seconded by Councilmember Wagner
Ayes: 5 - Wagner, Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 7 - Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus


Failed



Passed

Ayes: 5 - Wagner, Lucas, Reed, Taylor, McManus
Nays: 7 - Hall, Loar, Fowler, Shields, Justus, Canady, James, Jr.


Failed

160599
RESOLUTION - Amending the Midtown / Plaza Area Plan for an approximate 2.5 acre tract of land generally located at the southwest corner of 44th Street and Washington Street by changing the Recommended Land Use Map from residential low, residential medium and residential high all to residential urban land use. (727-S-4)


Adopted

Ayes: 3 - Lucas, Reed, Taylor
Nays: 9 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Shields, Justus, Canady, McManus, James, Jr.


Failed

160601
Rezoning a tract of land approximately 0.59 acres generally located at 4620 J.C. Nichols Parkway from District B1-1 to District B1-5. (13073-P-2)


Councilmember Taylor (Second by Wagner) Move to Amend

Seconded by Councilmember Wagner
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Reed, Shields, Justus, Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 1 - Lucas


Passed



Passed as Amended

Ayes: 5 - Wagner, Lucas, Reed, Taylor, McManus
Nays: 7 - Hall, Loar, Fowler, Shields, Justus, Canady, James, Jr.


Failed

160606
Approving a development plan in District B1-5 on approximately a 0.59 acre tract of land generally located at 4620 J.C. Nichols Parkway to allow construction of three additional stories atop an existing, vacant office structure and to enable conversion to an assisted living community. (13073-P-3)


Councilmember Taylor (Second by Wagner) Move To Hold Off Docket

Seconded by Councilmember Wagner
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0


Held off Docket

160620
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Requesting that Community Benefits Agreements be incorporated into future agreements for economic development undertakings between development entities and entities with the authority to issue tax increment financing or grant tax abatement; directing the City Manager to develop a process for Community Benefit Agreements to be negotiated between development entities and the Construction Workforce Board; directing the City Manager to develop a database of organizations with knowledge of residents who are seeking construction employment opportunities and a process for a liaison to assist developers in utilizing this resource; directing the City Manager to conduct an analysis of the current availability of Kansas City resident workers in the construction industry; and directing the City Manager to pursue funding options for a disparity study related to the hiring of Kansas City residents.


Councilmember Taylor (Second by Wagner) Move to Amend

Seconded by Councilmember Wagner
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Justus, Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0


Adopted as Substituted and Amended

Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Canady, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Wagner (Second by Reed) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
Except 160633, 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: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160631
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Andre Cooper v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Case No. 1516-CV21229.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160633
(Sub.)
Approving and authorizing settlement of a condemnation lawsuit styled City of Kansas City, Mo. v. KC Benjamin, LLC, et al., Case No. 1516-CV02035; estimating revenue of $471,000.00 in the Legal Claims Fund; appropriating $471,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Legal Claims Fund; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160595
Vacating Washington Street from the south line of West 34th Street to the north line of West 34th Terrace; retaining an easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1714-V)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160605
Vacating the alley south of E. 18th Street from the east line of Prospect Avenue to the west line of Montgall Avenue; retaining an easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1719-V)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160634
Approving the plat of Tiffany Springs East – First Plat, an addition in Platte County, Missouri, generally located east of Ambassador Drive between M-152 and N.W. 88th 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. (SD1146G)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160637
Vacating a portion of E. 24th Street right of way between Holmes Street and Locust Street; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1684-V)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160636
Declaring certain City-owned real property generally located within the southwestern portion of 1901 American Royal Drive, lying to the north of the confluence of State Line Road and American Royal Drive, surplus to the City’s needs and no longer needed for public use; authorizing the Director of General Services to execute the necessary documents or agreement to sell the property to Livestock Exchange LLC, consistent with the Lease Agreement between the City and Livestock Exchange LLC dated June 1, 2012; and to amend such Lease for the remaining property.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160574
Amending the Kansas City Register of Historic Places designation for the “Kansas City Young Matron’s Club House” located at 5211 Cherry as required by Chapter 88-580-01-B of the Administrative Code of the City of Kansas City, Missouri.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160600
(Sub.)
Rezoning a 1.32 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of Walnut Street and E. 46th Street from Districts R-0.5 and R-5 to District R-0.5, and approving a development plan to allow for a multi-unit building with 131 units. (7411-P-3 and 7411-P-4)


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160619
(Sub.)
Approving an amendment to a previously approved Chapter 80 preliminary development plan in District R-1.5 on approximately 71 acres generally located at the northeast corner of N.E. 96th Street and Missouri Highway 169, extending to N. Oak Trafficway along N.E. 99th Street, to allow for a health and rehabilitation facility as part of Phase E. (12419-P-5)


Councilmember Fowler (Second by Taylor) Move to Amend

Seconded by Councilmember Taylor
Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0


Passed as Substituted and Amended

Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160630
Authorizing a change order with Wilson Group Construction in the amount of $613,000.00 for the ADA Facility Improvements project at City Hall; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Wagner (Second by McManus) 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: 9 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Reed, Shields, Justus, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160625
Authorizing Amendment No. 5 to a Cooperative Agreement for Sewer Service between Kansas City, Missouri and Johnson County, Kansas to extend the term for one year.


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: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

160646
RESOLUTION - Adopting the 2017-2022 Citywide Business Plan including Council Goals, the Financial Strategic Plan, and the Balanced Scenario of the Five-Year Planning Model; and directing the City Manager to align departmental strategic plans and business plans to the Citywide Business Plan.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160648
Appropriating $697,343.75 from Unappropriated Fund Balance of Fund No. 2330, the Health Levy Fund for the Assessment Triage Center project account; authorizing the Director of the General Services Department to execute a Property Management Agreement amendment with Homkor of Missouri, Inc. (Homkor) in the amount of $275,000.00 to renovate and improve the Kansas City Assessment and Triage Center (KC-ATC); designating requisitioning authority; and authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon completion.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160654
Authorizing the Director of General Services to negotiate and execute a real estate purchase contract(s) for the purchase of, and acceptance of deeds for, certain parcels of real estate within the 18th and Vine District; and authorizing, as consideration for the purchase, the expenditure of up to $440,882.12 from Account No. AL-3436-648043-B, the release of a promissory note, deed of trust and security agreement related to former HEDFC Loan No. 90-306 and the discharge of demolition Special Tax Bill No. 77498.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

160651
Estimating $365,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; appropriating that amount to the Shoal Creek Parkway N. Brighton-Woodland and Hodge Park Athletic Fields accounts; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Neighborhoods and Public Safety Committee

160652
Rezoning about 0.5 acres generally located at the southwest corner of 63rd and Holmes from District B3-2 to District UR, and approving a preliminary development plan to allow renovation and a second story addition to an existing building for office uses. (14672-UR)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160653
Approving the plat of North Oak Rehabilitation, an addition in Clay County, Missouri, generally located at the terminus of N.W. 99th Street, east of Missouri Highway 169; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD0932A)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

160649
Approving various Traffic Regulations in compliance with Chapter 70 of the Code of Ordinances.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
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