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Last Published: 3/30/2017 5:01:04 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
 

170224
RESOLUTION - Honoring Mark O. Bowland on his retirement from the Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department after 21 years of full time service.


Adopted

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

170225
RESOLUTION - Declaring April, 2017, as Fair Housing Month in Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

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

170226
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the partnership of the North Kansas City School District and the Fleet Services Division.


Adopted

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

170227
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Worlds of Fun and Cedar Fair Entertainment Company for its continued entertainment creativity, economic growth, youth employment and significant impact on Kansas City tourism.


Adopted

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

170207
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Greenway Fields Neighborhood Community Improvement District regarding the submission of the nomination of their successor directors.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170219
COMMUNICATION - Notice received to the City Clerk regarding a Petition to establish the 1111 Grand Community Improvement District.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170220
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from the Performing Arts Community Improvement District, regarding the submittal of their slate of nominees for their Board of Directors.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170222
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Intent to Accept the Industrial Development Contract proposal submitted by CCA Crossroads Kansas City, LLC, for redevelopment of the City Club Apartments Project in the 20th and Main PIEA Area.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170223
COMMUNICATION - Notice from one member of a committee of petitioners demanding that the ballot title set forth in the petition entitled, “KCMO Infrastructure Initiative for New Rapid Citywide Streetcar System,” be placed before the voters.


Received And Filed

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

170123
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 10-104, Sunday licenses, 10-106, Extended hours permits, 10-214, Consents required, and 10-215, consents not required, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter which clean up and condense the consent requirement into one section.


Passed as Substituted

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

170124
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 10-115, 10-116, 10-117, 10-118, 10-119, 10-120 and 10-127 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections to bring these sections of the ordinance into compliance with Missouri State Statutes that eliminate liquor licenses and permits that are no longer in effect.


Passed

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

170215
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Expressing the City Council’s commitment and support for a comprehensive plan to ensure that capital improvements maximize neighborhood mobility, safety, and economic development in Kansas City; and directing the City Manager to develop and implement the plan.


Adopted as Substituted

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

170206
Approving and authorizing settlement of a claim entitled Reginald Powell, Claim No. S1314-0210C.


Passed

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

170183
Approving the plat of KCI Auto Auction, Plat 4, an addition in Platte County, Missouri, on approximately 70.9 acres generally located at the southeast quadrant of N. Congress Avenue and N.W. 112th Street, creating 1 commercial lot and 3 detention tracts; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and directing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1290E)


Passed

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

170166
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 3, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new Section 3-2 to require certain criteria be included in the instructions to bidders for construction contracts over $300,000.00; and establishing an effective date.


Passed As Second Substitute

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

170208
Estimating revenues and appropriations of $11,360,000.00 in Fund 3436, the Special Obligation Series 2017 Taxable Bond Fund; transferring $701,170.23 from Fund 3436, the Special Obligation Series 2017 Taxable Bond Fund, to Fund No. 5305, the STIF Linwood Shopping Center Fund; transferring $418,825.00 from Fund No. 5180, the STIF – Midtown Fund, to the Fund No. 3437, the Special Obligation Series 2017 Tax-exempt Bond Fund; estimating revenues and appropriations of $127,001,745.30 in Fund No. 3437, the Special Obligation Series 2017 Tax-exempt Bond Fund; approving the addition of a 311 system and related services to the enterprise permitting system contract with Tyler Technologies Inc.; designating requisitioning authority; authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

170212
Authorizing the acceptance of a $41,600.00 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 $41,600.00 in the Neighborhoods Grants Fund; appropriating that amount to the 17 EEOC Grant account; designating requisitioning authority; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

170192
(Sub.)
Approving an Industrial Development Plan for Opus Development Company, LLC for the purpose of the acquisition and construction of a commercial multifamily apartment complex and a related parking garage, located at 1923 Broadway Boulevard, Kansas City, Missouri; authorizing and approving various agreements for the purpose of setting forth covenants, agreements and obligations of the City and Opus Development Company, LLC or its affiliate or designee; authorizing the issuance of taxable industrial development revenue bonds in a maximum aggregate principal amount not to exceed $40,000,000; authorizing and approving certain other documents; and authorizing certain other actions in connection with the issuance of said bonds.


Passed as Substituted

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

170209
Approving the plat of Mosaic Arena, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri, on approximately 10 acres generally located south of W. 17th Street between American Royal Drive and Wyoming Street, creating 1 lot for commercial use; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1557A)


Passed

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

170210
Rezoning an approximately 10 acre area tract of land generally located south of W. 17th Street between American Royal Drive and Wyoming Street from District M3-5 to District UR, and approving a preliminary development plan which also serves as a preliminary plat for the same to allow repurposing and rehabilitation of Kemper Arena. (14806-UR, SD-1557).


Passed

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

170218
Authorizing the execution of various agreements with the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, East Village, LLC, and Swope Community Builders, for the purpose of recasting the redevelopment roles and responsibilities for the East Village.


Passed

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

170186
Authorizing a change order with Comanche Construction, Inc. in the amount of $256,927.85 for the Broadway Boulevard Bridge over 30th Street Improvements project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

170213
Estimating revenue in the amount of $750,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; appropriating that amount to the North Troost Trail Englewood to Vivion Road and Vivion Road YMCA Stabilization accounts; designating the Director of Parks and Recreation as requisitioning authority, and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

170216
(Sub.)
Estimating revenue and appropriating $74,127.48 in the Capital Improvements Fund for tree wells in the Historic West Bottoms and for signal inspection and testing along NW 88th St. and North Platte Purchase; designating requisitioning authority; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed as Substituted

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

170214
(Sub.)
Approving a major amendment to a development plan on approximately 1.6 acres located at 4600 Summit Street and 4627 Madison Avenue, to allow placement of a pre-fabricated shipping container for a drive-through café on the property in District UR (Urban Redevelopment) (9075-UR-13)


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

170184
Approving various Traffic Regulations in compliance with Chapter 70 of the Code of Ordinances.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar
 
 Councilmember Reed (Second by Fowler) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
 
Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Canady, Taylor, McManus
Nays: 0

170228
Approving contracts in the amount of $1,248,550 from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund with various nonprofit organizations for the purpose of promoting neighborhoods through cultural, social, ethnic, historic, educational, and recreational activities from the Neighborhoods Tourist Development Fund; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170229
Amending Article VIII of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, by repealing Section 2-1104, Special leave, and enacting a new section of like number and subject matter that modifies paid parental leave to allow for intermittent leave and cancellation in certain circumstances.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170230
Amending Article V of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, by repealing Sections 2-364 through 2-369, Equal Employment Opportunity Policy, Equal employment opportunity/diversity program, Complaints, and Advisory Committee, and enacting new sections of like number and subject matter that modifies the City’s EEO/Diversity Policy and Program including the complaint procedure and the advisory committee.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170233
Estimating revenue and adjusting appropriations in various funds; identifying accounts to roll forward to Fiscal Year 2017-18; authorizing the potential use of the General Fund's emergency reserve; authorize Finance to inter-fund borrow the principal sum of $3,042,221.49 from the Water Fund to pay-off an outstanding loan balance; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date..


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

170221
Approving the plat of Midwest Baptist Theological Seminary – First Plat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri, on approximately 5.74 acres generally located east of N. Oak Trafficway and north of N.E. Vivion Road, creating 1 lot for the purpose of constructing a student center; 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. (SD1551)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170231
Approving the plat of Northland Fire Station, an addition in Clay County, Missouri, on approximately 7.3 acres generally located on the north side of N.E. Cookingham Drive, between N.E. Sherman Road on the east and I-435 on the west, creating 1 lot for the purpose of constructing a fire station; 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. (SD1555A)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

170232
Approving the preliminary plat of Northland Fire Station on a 7.3 acre tract of land in District B2-2 generally located on the north side of N.E. Cookingham Drive (Highway 291), between N. Sherman Road on the east and I-435 on the west, and specifically located at the northeast corner of N. Belmont and N.E. Cookingham Drive (Highway 291), creating one (1) lot. (SD 1555).


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
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