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Last Published: 7/6/2015 11:17:28 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:9 - SCOTT WAGNER, ED FORD, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, JIM GLOVER, JAN MARCASON, CINDY CIRCO, SCOTT TAYLOR, JOHN SHARP
Excused:3 - DICK DAVIS, JERMAINE REED, COKETHEA HILL
 

150530
RESOLUTION - Honoring Kathy Adams and Jim Ready as a Rich Noll Pacesetter for June, 2015.


Adopted

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

150534
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Officer Jason Cooley for dedication to his profession, the community he serves, and being recognized as Missouri Police Officer of the Year for 2015 by the Missouri Peace Officers Association.


Adopted

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

150529
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk regarding a Petition for the creation of the Kansas City Convention Center Headquarters Hotel Community Improvement District.


Received And Filed

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

150532
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E42015


Received And Filed

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

150550
COMMUNICATION - Notice from the various election authorities certifying the election results of the June 23, 2015 General Election.


Received And Filed

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

150493
Amending Chapter 14, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 14-1, 14-13, 14-28, 14-33, 14-49 and 14-51, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers and subject matters that add the definition of a potbellied pig, regulates potbellied pigs and limits the number of potbellied pigs that can be maintained by one owner.


Remove From Consent Docket



Councilmember Sharp (Second by Wagner) Move to Amend

Seconded by Councilmember Wagner
Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0


Passed as Amended

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 1 - Circo

150497
Determining that the Blue Ridge Mall Tax Increment Financing Plan is making satisfactory progress under the time schedule proposed within the plan for completion.


Passed

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

150498
Determining that the Briarcliff West Tax Increment Financing Plan is making satisfactory progress under the time schedule proposed within the plan for completion.


Passed

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

150500
Determining that the 87th & Hillcrest Tax Increment Financing Plan is making satisfactory progress under the time schedule proposed within the plan for completion.


Passed

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

150501
Determining that the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan is making satisfactory progress under the time schedule proposed within the plan for completion.


Passed

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

150522
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Amending the Briarcliff-Winnwood Area Plan for an approximately 26 acre tract of land, generally located south of N.E. Englewood Road, west of N. Antioch Road and east of N. Garfield Avenue, by changing the recommended land use from Residential - Medium Density to Mixed-Use Neighborhood for the commercial portion of the project and to Residential Medium High Density for the residential portion of the project. (673-S-3)


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Marcason (Second by Ford) 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: 10 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

150487
Authorizing the Director of General Services to execute a mutual termination and release agreement with The Junior College District of Metropolitan Kansas City, Missouri (“MCC”) for the lease of City property located at 2700 E. 18th Street, commonly known as “Pioneer College” (“the Premises”); approving various assignment agreements with current subtenants of MCC on the Premises; and authorizing the Director of General Services to execute an assignment, assumption and release agreement with CCTMO, LLC and MCC regarding the lease of cell tower space on the Premises.


Passed

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

150516
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Paula Diana Robinson v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. 08CY-CV09027.


Passed

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

150513
Approving and authorizing the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners to accept from the Land Bank of Kansas City, Missouri, one unimproved lot located at 9501B Lydia Avenue which will expand Indian Creek Greenway.


Passed

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

150509
Approving the plat of Copperleaf Eleventh Plat, 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 certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD0980K)


Passed

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

150510
Approving the plat of Apex on Quality Hill, an addition in 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. (SD1477A)


Passed

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

150511
Approving the plat of Centerpoint Intermodal Center Fourth Plat, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1411E)


Passed

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

150512
Approving the plat of Replat of Beacon Hill Townhomes, Block 2, Lots 1 and 2, an addition in 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. (SD1167F)


Passed

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

150485
Estimating and appropriating $9,324,471.00 in the 3433 Fund, the Series 2015B Bond Fund; designating requisitioning authority; authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon completion; declaring the intent of the City to reimburse itself from bond proceeds for certain expenditures; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

150507
Approving the Petition to establish the 51st & Oak Community Improvement District; establishing the 51st & Oak Community Improvement District, generally located at the north end of the block bounded by east 51st Street on the north, Brookside Boulevard on the west and Oak Street on the east in Kansas City, Jackson County Missouri; directing the City Clerk to report the creation of the District to the Missouri Department of Economic Development; and providing for a delayed effective date.


Passed

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

150523
Rezoning approximately 26 acres generally located south of N.E. Englewood Road, west of N. Antioch Road and east of N. Garfield Avenue from Districts R-2.5 and R-6 to District MPD, and approving a MPD Development Plan for commercial and residential uses which also acts as a preliminary plat. (5928-MPD-7)


Passed

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

150524
Estimating and appropriating $55,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Economic Development Fund; authorizing execution of a $55,000.00 contract amendment with the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri (“EDC”), for the purpose of providing funds for certain development and redevelopment activities; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Ford, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

150526
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 70-302, 70-304 and 70-305 relating to operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and enacting in lieu thereof three new sections of like number and subject.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Circo (Second by Ford) 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: 10 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

150407
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 88, Zoning and Development Code, to add Section 88-317, Art, allowing for Artboards to be approved through a Special Use Permit in the Greater Downtown Area, and adding two related definitions. (254-S-307)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

150515
Renaming the City Development Department the City Planning and Development Department by amending Sections 2-391, 2-392, 2-393, 2-394, 2-395 and 2-396 in the Kansas City Code.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

150518
RESOLUTION - Amending the Briarcliff-Winnwood Area Plan for an approximately 23 acre tract of land, generally located at the southwest corner of N. Brighton Ave and N.E. Pleasant Valley Road by changing the recommended land use from Mixed Use Neighborhood and Residential Low-Density to Mixed-Use Neighborhood. (673-S-4)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

150519
Rezoning approximately 23 acres generally located at the southwest corner of N. Brighton and N.E. Pleasant Valley Road from Districts B2-2 and R-80 to District MPD, and approving a MPD preliminary development plan for commercial uses and multi-family residential uses which also acts as a preliminary plat. (10053-MPD-8)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

150505
Amending Chapter 20, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 20-1 through 20-19 and amending Sections 20-1, 20-3, 20-6 through 20-11, and 20-13 through 20-19 to put the Manager of Regulated Industries in charge of the administration and enforcement of the cigarette occupation license and tax, and to include alternative nicotine products and vapor products in the required posting of notice of prohibited sales to minors; also amending Chapter 50, Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, by repealing Section 50-235 and enacting in lieu thereof a new Section 50-235 adding references to alternative nicotine products and vapor products.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar
 
 Councilmember Circo (Second by Ford) 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: 10 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

150531
Amending Chapter 2, Article XI, Division 5, Code of Ordinances, entitled Payment of Special Assessments, to add a new Section 2-1726, and amending Chapter 68, Articles I through V, of the Code of Ordinances, entitled Taxation, by repealing certain sections and amending certain sections by enacting new sections in lieu thereof on the subject of assessment, levy, and collection of real and personal property taxes.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150535
Authorizing the acceptance of a $50,000.00 grant from and a contract with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for the purpose of investigating discrimination complaints in employment; estimating revenue in the amount of $50,000.00 in the General Fund; appropriating that amount to the EEOC Grant account; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150536
Amending Chapter 40, Article I, Chapter 68, Article VI, and Chapter 68, Article IX, of the Code of Ordinances to add three new sections concerning uncollectible tax assessments.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150537
Repealing Section 2-1871, Code of Ordinances, entitled Environmentally preferable procurement policy; and amending Chapter 3, Code of Ordinances, relating to contracts, by enacting a new Section 3-70, Code of Ordinances, entitled Green and Sustainable Procurement Policy.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150540
Estimating revenue in the amount of $79,000.00 in the Strategic Neighborhoods Fund; appropriating that amount to the Municipal Farm account; designating requisitioning authority; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

150533
Approving the plat of DOA, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1495)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150538
Rezoning approximately 33 acres generally located north of N.E. 96th Street and west of N. Oak Trafficway from District R-80 to District MPD and approving a preliminary development plan for Phase 1, allowing a convenience store with fueling stations. (12419-MPD-3)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150542
Approving the plat of MO-KAN Teamsters Apprenticeship Training Facility First Plat, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; vacating a portion of certain streets; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1460)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150543
Rezoning approximately 2.24 acres generally located north of E. 52nd Street between Mersington Avenue and Myrtle Avenue from District R-2.5 and District UR to District MPD and approving a Development Plan for residential uses, which also acts as a preliminary plat. (14554-MPD)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150544
Amending Chapter 88, the Zoning and Development Code, to add restrictions and standards for uses located adjacent to and within 150 feet of parks, boulevards and parkways, and to clarify the applicability of the boulevard and parkway standards to property under the jurisdiction of the board of parks and recreation commissioners.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150545
RESOLUTION - Amending the Swope Area Plan for an approximately 2.24 acre tract of land generally located north of E. 52nd Street between Mersington Avenue and Myrtle Avenue by changing the recommended land use from Residential Low to Residential High and a revision to the area plan definitions to include this category. (702-S-1)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150548
Approving an amendment to the development plan of Oak Street Redevelopment Corporation for the redevelopment of an area bounded by Truman Road (15th Street), Oak Street, 17th Street, and a portion of Grand Avenue and McGee Street; authorizing certain tax abatements and providing for the payment of certain payments in lieu of tax; authorizing the execution of an amendment to the existing redevelopment contract in connection with the foregoing; and directing the City Clerk to transmit copies of this ordinance.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

150541
Amending Chapter 14, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 14-52, Schedule of user fees, and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter for the purposes of changing the fee structure.


Referred to Public Safety & Emergency Services Committee

150539
Authorizing a contract with Radmacher Brothers Excavating Company, Inc. for approximately $4,980,000.00 for Project No. 89005536, Rehabilitation of Bridge S096B11048, Roadway Widening and Intersection Improvements at Blue Parkway and Eastwood Trafficway; reducing an appropriation in the amount of $186,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; appropriating that amount to the Blue Parkway and Eastwood Trafficway account; estimating and appropriating revenue in the amount of $3,394,300.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; authorizing a maximum expenditure of $5,216,904.83 without additional City Council approval; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

150546
Authorizing an $180,000.00 Amendment No. 2 with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc., for the West Side Electrical Rehabilitation at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

150547
Authorizing a $975,152.00 Amendment No. 2 with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc., for the Facilities Shop Complex at KCI Airport; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

150549
Reducing appropriations and appropriating funds from the Unappropriated Fund Balance in the Capital Improvements Fund; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a $1,850,000.00 Funding Agreement with the Tax Increment Financing Commission for improvements to Shoal Creek Parkway from N. Holly Avenue to Platte Purchase Drive; authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a Reimbursement Prioritization Agreement with the Tax Increment Financing Commission and Hunt Midwest Real Estate Development, Inc. for the prioritization of Tax Increment Financing funds for the Old Tiffany Springs Road Bridge over I-29; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
 Councilmember Curls (Second by Ford) Move To Introduce

150551
Authorizing the Director of Neighborhoods and Housing Services to enter into a Memorandum of Agreement with Bank of America, the KC Equity Funds and Colonnades at Beacon Hill Development, LP (“Developer”) for the completion of the Colonnades at Beacon Hill project at 27th Street and Tracy Avenue (the "Project"); amending the 2012 and 2014 One Year Action Plans and authorizing submittal of a Substantial Amendment to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for its consideration; estimating revenue and appropriating funds in the HOME Investment Partnerships Fund; authorizing an amendment to an agreement with the with the Developer the amount of $800,000.00; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Neighborhoods, Housing & Healthy Communities
 
 Councilmember Marcason (Second by Wagner) Move To Introduce

150552
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Walter Scott Gumm v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. 1216-CV34660.


Councilmember Marcason (Second by Wagner) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the Charter requirement for the reading of ordinances on three separate days be waived and this ordinance be advance for final consideration today.
Seconded by Councilmember Wagner
Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0


Passed

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