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Last Published: 2/24/2017 11:38:44 AM
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
 

170137
RESOLUTION - Declaring February 26-March 4, 2017, as Eating Disorder Awareness Week throughout the City of Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

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

170138
RESOLUTION - Honoring “The 20th Anniversary of the Turner School of Construction Management in Kansas City”, March 2, 2017 to May 3, 2017.


Adopted

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

170139
RESOLUTION - Honoring Dr. Howard Nelson, Jr. on the occasion of celebrating Black History Month for his contributions to the advancement of African Americans in Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

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

170140
RESOLUTION - Honoring Jocelyn Ball-Edson her retirement after 21 years of service to the Parks and Recreation Department.


Adopted

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

170143
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the Miss Kansas City Scholarship Organization for its significant impact on today’s young women to empower them to achieve their personal and professional goals.


Adopted

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

170149
RESOLUTION - Honoring the accomplishments and efforts of Dr. Carter G. Woodson, the father of Black History Month.


Adopted

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

170085
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Watts Mill Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2018.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170086
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Independence Avenue Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2018.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170087
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Ward Parkway Center Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2016.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170088
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Ward Parkway Center Community Improvement District regarding the submission of their Amended and Restated Annual Report for fiscal year ending April 30, 2013.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170099
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Tiffany Landing Community Improvement District regarding their proposed budgets for fiscal years ending April 30, 2017 and April 30, 2018.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170136
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the City Clerk regarding the Fiscal Year 2017-18 Submitted Budget.


Received And Filed

170146
COMMUNICATION - February 2017 – Accepting various easements and deeds in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri, requesting that the City Manager approve the acceptance, and requesting that the City Clerk record the acceptance letter.


Received And Filed

170147
COMMUNICATION - February 2017 – Accepting various easements and deeds in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, requesting that the City Manager approve the acceptance, and requesting that the City Clerk record the acceptance letter.


Received And Filed

170148
COMMUNICATION - February 2017 – Accepting various easements and deeds in Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri, requesting that the City Manager approve the acceptance, and requesting that the City Clerk record the acceptance letter.


Received And Filed
 
 Councilmember Wagner (Second by Fowler) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the resolutions listed on today’s docket as “Resolutions for Same Day Adoption” be presented to Council for consideration for immediate adoption today.
 
Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

170131
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to explore a plan to coordinate airline museum facilities at Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport.


Adopted

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

170100
Amending Article VIII of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, relating to the Classification and Compensation Plan, by repealing Section 2-1078 which revises the job classification and pay system, and enacting in lieu thereof a section of like number which provides a pay grade change in accordance with a side letter agreement to the 2015-2020 collective bargaining agreement with IAFF Local 3808.


Passed

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

170109
Rezoning an area of approximately 32 acres generally bounded by Missouri Avenue on the north, E. 9th Street on the south, Woodland Avenue and Maple Boulevard on the east and Paseo Boulevard on the west from Districts R-1.5, R-2.5, R-6, B1-1, B3-2 and B4-2 to District MPD, and approving a MPD Development Plan for an educational institution. (14608-MPD-1).


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Barnes Jr., Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 2 - Shields, Justus
 
 Councilmember Reed (Second by Fowler) 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 third reading.
 
Ayes: 11 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Taylor, McManus
Nays: 0

170132
Approving the issuance by the City of Kansas City Missouri of its special obligation bonds in four series (collectively, the “Series 2017 Bonds”), one to finance certain projects with an estimated cost of $23,250,000.00 on a taxable basis, one to finance and refinance certain projects with an estimated cost of $20,631,937.00 on a tax-exempt basis, one to refund a portion of the bonds issued by The Industrial Development Authority of the City of Kansas City, Missouri to finance the Kansas City Downtown Redevelopment District and one to refund bonds issued by The Industrial Development Authority of the City of Kansas City, Missouri to refinance the Midtown Redevelopment Project, such Series 2017 Bonds to be issued in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $175,000,000.00; approving and authorizing certain documents and actions relating to the issuance of the Series 2017 Bonds; approving additional tax increment financing for the Linwood Tax Increment Financing Plan; renaming Fund No. 3436 the Special Obligation Series 2017 Taxable Bond Fund; renaming Fund No. 3437 the Special Obligation Series 2017 Tax-Exempt Bond Fund; estimating revenues and appropriating $6,000,000.00 in the Special Obligation Series 2017 Tax-Exempt Bond Fund (Fund 3437); designating requisitioning authority and authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts; declaring the City’s intent to reimburse itself from bond proceeds; and recognizing an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

170133
Estimating revenues and appropriating $35,468,252.20 in Fund No. 8076, the 2017A Water Revenue Project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

170104
Accepting and approving a $747,066.00 contract with SAVE, Inc. to provide housing services for Persons Living with HIV in the Kansas City area.


Passed

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

170106
Accepting and approving a one-year grant award in the amount of $2,043,272.00 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to provide funding for Ryan White Part A and Minority AIDS Initiative services.


Passed

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

170127
Estimating revenue and appropriating $1,050,000.00 in the HOME Investment Fund; amending the 2015 and 2016 One Year Action Plans and authorizing submittal of a Substantial Amendment to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban development for consideration; and authorizing the Director of Neighborhoods and Housing Services to execute contracts, financing agreements, and loan documents from the HOME Investment Fund with various entities for construction of affordable multi-family and single family housing units.


Passed

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

170075
Vacating unimproved City right-of-way in Clay County, Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to record said ordinance in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds for Clay County, Missouri.


Passed

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

170076
(Sub.)
Vacating unimproved City right-of-way in Jackson County, Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to record said ordinance in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds for Jackson County, Missouri.


Passed

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

170077
Vacating unimproved City right-of-way in Platte County, Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to record said ordinance in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds for Platte County, Missouri.


Passed

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

170128
Approving a development plan in District R-7.5 on about 70 acres generally located at the northeast corner of N.E. 92nd Street and N. Indiana Avenue, to allow for a 5,000 square foot addition to an existing school and construction of a new 80,000 square foot elementary school. (11593-P-10)


Passed

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

170129
(Sub.)
Approving a development plan in Districts B2-2 and R-2.5 on about 42 acres generally located at the southwest corner of N.E. 108th Street and N. Eastern Avenue, to allow for a new elementary school. (12124-P-6)


Passed

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

170046
(Sub.)
Calling an election on August 8, 2017, for the purpose of submitting to the voters of Kansas City a question presented by a committee of petitioners through an initiative petition enacting a municipal minimum wage ordinance to phase in a minimum wage of $15.00 per hour; enacting the minimum wage ordinance contingent upon voter approval; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities on or before May 30, 2017; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date because it calls an election.


Passed

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

170105
Authorizing a $28,100.15 change order with JM Fahey Construction Company for the 135th Street Phase II Oak to Wornall Roadway Improvements project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

170122
Approving and authorizing execution of a contract in the amount of $150,690.00 with the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority for the City to provide the Authority certain litigation services during the period from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

170125
RESOLUTION - Approving the Red Bridge Area Plan as a guide for the future development, redevelopment, and public investment within the area bound generally by 85th Street and the Trolley Track Trail Corridor on the north, the city limits of Kansas City, Missouri on the west, Blue Ridge Boulevard on the south and US Route 71/I-49 on the east; amending the Ward Parkway Corridor Study and the South Development Area Plan by deleting the portion of the plans covered by the Red Bridge Area Plan; and repealing and replacing the Red Bridge N.W. Land Use Plan with the Red Bridge Area Plan. (737-S, 171-S-8, 371-S-27, 342-S-11)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar
 
 Councilmember Reed (Second by Justus) 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, Barnes Jr., Taylor, McManus
Nays: 0

170142
Authorizing the Manager of Procurement Services to execute a $1,201,130.00 purchase order with Mecan-Hydro Inc., for the In-line Storage: OK Creek Gates Project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170144
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled LaDonna Nunley v. City of Kansas City, Missouri et al, Case No. 1516-CV26781.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170145
Authorizing the Director of Neighborhoods and Housing Services to execute a lease agreement with Lipari Brothers, Inc. for the purposes of operating a grocery store at the Linwood Shopping Center, and an amendment to an existing lease agreement with Linwood Shopping Center Initiative, LLC, for the purpose of revising the list of prohibited uses within the remainder of the Linwood Shopping Center.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170150
Levying taxes for Fiscal Year 2017-18 for General Revenue, Health Levy, Museum Special Revenue and General Debt and Interest Funds on all property in Kansas City subject to taxation on January 1, 2017; providing for the extension of such levies by the Director of Finance; and authorizing the collection by the Director of Finance.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170151
Pursuant to Section 68-582 of the Code of Ordinances, setting the rates for the trafficway maintenance tax, the park and boulevard maintenance tax, and the boulevards and parkways front foot assessment at $0.00 for Fiscal Year 2017-18.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170152
Amending Chapter 60, Code of Ordinances, entitled Sewers and Sewage Disposal by repealing Sections 60-2, 60-3, and 60-9 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter, that adjust charges for sewer service and impose a one and one half percent payment in lieu of taxes upon the City Sewer Fund’s gross revenues derived from sewer services to the City’s residential and commercial customers to be paid to the General Fund and charged to residential and commercial customers; and establishing an effective date.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170153
Amending Chapter 78, Code of Ordinances, entitled “Water” by repealing Sections 78-6, 78-10, and 78-11, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter, that adjust charges for water service and impose a one and a half percent payment in lieu of taxes upon the City Water Fund’s gross revenues derived from water services to the City’s residential and commercial customers to be paid to the General Fund and charged to residential and commercial customers; and establishing an effective date.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170154
Adopting the Annual Budget of the City for the Fiscal Year 2017-18; establishing on the books of the City the TIF Linwood Fund (Fund No. 5305), and the Shared Success Fund (Fund No. 2590); closing the Ambulance, ARRA, and Public Art funds to the General Fund; closing the Insurance Premium Reserve Fund to the City Legal Expense Fund; and Amending Chapter 68, Article VII, Division 2 of the Code of Ordinances, entitled Sales Taxes, Transportation, repealing Section 68-472.1.; and estimating the revenues for the fiscal year; appropriating for the purposes stated the sums set forth in the budget; designating requisitioning authorities; directing the Director of Finance to make the necessary entries upon the City’s records to show the appropriations and allocations provided for; and authorizing inter-fund loans.  


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170135
Approving the 20th & Main PIEA General Development Plan, on about 2 acres, generally located on the block bound by 19th Street on the north, Walnut Street on the east, 20th Street on the south and Main Street on the west excepting the northwestern parcel, and declaring the area a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Planned Industrial Expansion Authority (PIEA) Law 100.300-100.620. (737-S)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170141
Stating City Council’s commitment to fund improvements to Missouri Route 1 and Parvin Road intersection in an amount up to $700,000.00; and authorizing the City Manager to enter into a Cost Apportionment Agreement with the Missouri Department of Transportation for the improvements.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
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