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Last Published: 3/16/2012 11:02:44 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:5 - ED FORD, JIM GLOVER, SCOTT TAYLOR, SCOTT WAGNER, CINDY CIRCO
 
 
 BEGINNING OF CONSENT ITEM:

120154
Approving the plat of Holiday Inn Express 1st Plat, Lot 1 and Tract A, 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. (SD1343A)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
There was no testimony taken for this consent item.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0
 
 END OF CONSENT ITEM

120117
(Sub.)
Vacating a portion of E. 6th Street, east of Charlotte Street and the adjacent north-south alley, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; retaining a utility easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1652-V)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS AS A SECOND COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. J. Paul Maurin IV, KCPL, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow for development of a KCP&L substation generally located at the northeast corner of Admiral Boulevard and Charlotte Street.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

120118
(Sub.)
Rezoning an area of approximately 2.2 acres located at the southwest corner of E. 32nd Street and Brighton Avenue from Districts R-1.5 and R-2.5 to District UR, and approving a preliminary development plan for multifamily residential uses.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. William Jones and Jen Hestenburg, Swope Community Builders, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow the development of a 48 unit apartment building for special needs tenants on about 2.2 acres generally located at the southwest corner of E 32nd Street/Linwood Boulevard and Brighton Avenue.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

120138
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 88, Zoning and Development Code, by enacting two new sections pertaining to the Downtown Streetcar Area. (254-S-272)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (3/7/2012)"

120144
(Sub.)
Rezoning an area known as the Downtown Streetcar Area North, generally located between Second Street on the north, Missouri Route 9, Locust Lane and Grand Boulevard on the east, I-670 on the south and Wyandotte Street on the west, but not including the existing UR zones, from Districts M1-5 and DC-15, to District DC-15. (14270-P)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (3/7/2012)"

120145
(Sub.)
Rezoning an area known as the Downtown Streetcar Area South, generally located between I-670 on the north, Grand Boulevard on the east, the Kansas City Terminal Railway on the south and Wyandotte Street on the west, but not including the existing UR zones and the Adult Entertainment Overlay District CX/O zone, from Districts M1-5, B4-5 and DC-15, to District DX-15. (14271-P)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (3/7/2012)"

120155
Accepting $1,700,000.00 in HOME program income funds from the Housing Economic Development Finance Corporation (HEDFC) federal receivership; estimating and appropriating funds in the amount of $1,700,000.00 in the HOME Investment Fund; authorizing the Acting Director of Housing and Community Development, the City Manager or his designee to enter into a contract, financing agreement and loan documents in the amount of $1,700,000.00 with The Colonnades at Beacon Hill, L.P., for the construction and rehabilitation of the Colonnades at Beacon Hill; and designating requisitioning authority.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Shawn Hughes, Housing, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Chuck Gatson, Colonnades at Beacon Hill, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will accept program income and create a contract for construction in regards to the Colonnades at Beacon Hill project located in the Beacon Hill Redevelopment Area.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

120159
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Approving the 2012-2016 Consolidated Five Year Plan in accordance with the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, as amended; approving the revised 2012 One Year Action Plan; authorizing submission of said Plans to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; and certifying said Plans.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (3/7/2012)"
John Wood, Dan Schmelzinger and Stuart Bullington, Housing, testified on behalf of this ordinance. In order to qualify for annual grants from the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development under the Community Development Block Grant, Home Investment Partnerships, Emergency Shelter Grant and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS programs, the City is required to submit a Five-Year Consolidated Plan that includes a One-Year Action Plan detailing how grant funds will be used. The following public testimony was taken: Katie Greer, 221 Jackson KCMO Greg Lombardi, Legal Aid William Hart, 4726 Euclid KCMO Lynda Callon, 2130 Jefferson KCMO Becky Forest, 6121 Bellefontaine KCMO Angela Torres, 408 Olive KCMO Billie Marie Robleado, Pendleton Heights NA Berta Saler and Steven Callahan, Operation Breakthrough Kimberly Warren, Talbert Tutoring Jason Roth, Boys & Girls Club Jackie Hall, Palestine Activity Center Dennis Meier, Miguel Jaramillo, Synergy Services Inc. Nailah M'Biti, WEB Dubois Learning Center Dorice Ramsey, United Inner City Services Dina Newman, KC Community Gardens Dennis Robinson, Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council Cris Medina, Guadalupe Centers, Inc. David Robinson, The Whole Person Rev. John Modest Miles, Brendal Peofsky and Janet Miles, Morningstar Development Corp. Ben Sharda, KC Community Gardens Pam Hider Johnson, GKC Housing Information Center Shane Lamb, R&L Investment Group Diane Rojos, Don Bosco Noria King, Scarritt Carol Bird Owsley, Community Assistance Council Alexis Delaney,Guadalupe Centers, Inc. Don Mothy and Greg Mothy, Community Baseball Acadmey Mark Stalsworth, Neighborhood Housing Services Jim Rice, NNI John Fierro, Mattie Rhodes Valerie Nicholson-Watson, Niles Home Ms. Evie, ReStart Inc. Marty Kraft, Niles Home & All Species Teresa Bradskey and Harry Reaves, Tycor Development Beth Low, Greater KC Food Policy Coalition Margaret May, Ivanhoe Neighborhood

120172
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Seventh Amendment to the North Oak Tax Increment Financing Plan; and approving the Seventh Amendment to the North Oak Tax Increment Financing Plan.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Kellee Wood, EDC, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jim Bowers, White Goss, was present to answer questions from the committee. The proposed Seventh Amendment provides for modifications to the Redevelopment Project Costs and notes that the developer is now seeking commercial bank financing rather than revenue bonds.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

120173
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Seventh Amendment to the Parvin Road Tax Increment Financing Plan; and approving the Seventh Amendment to the Parvin Road Tax Increment Financing Plan.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Kellee Wood, EDC, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jim Bowers, White Goss, was present to answer questions from the committee. The Seventh Amendment provides for revisions to the Budget of Redevelopment Project Costs, but the net impact of the line-item changes do not result in an overall increase in Reimbursable Costs.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

120175
Accepting, estimating and appropriating grants revenue in the amount of $927,264.00 in the Supportive Housing Rehabilitation Loan Fund for various home weatherization grants; and designating requisitioning authority.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Doug Bossert, Housing, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will be accepting and appropriating grants in the amount of $927,264.00 in the Supportive Housing Rehabilitation Loan Fund.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

120176
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Third Amendment to the Antioch Mall Tax Increment Financing Plan; approving the Third Amendment to the Antioch Mall Tax Increment Financing Plan; designating an amended Redevelopment Area; declaring as surplus 50% of the Payments in Lieu of Taxes generated within Redevelopment Project 10 of the Antioch Mall TIF Plan and terminating Redevelopment Project 1. 


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD OFF AGENDA"

120177
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project 11 of the Antioch Mall Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project; and adopting tax increment financing therefore.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD OFF AGENDA"

120178
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project 12 of the Antioch Mall Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project; and adopting tax increment financing therefore.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD OFF AGENDA"
 
 1. Summary of the 2012-16 Consolidated Five Year Plan and the proposed 2012 One Year Action Plan budget. John Wood, City Managers Office, Stuart Bullington and Dan Schmelzinger, Housing, gave this presentation to the committee. The department was dismantled in 2005 and reinstated as a department in 2009. They highlighted the activities going on within the department currently. They also gave an overview on what the department will be working on in the upcoming year. The handout is on file in the City Clerk's Office. 2. There will be discussion of Economic Development Priorities. There was no discussion of Economic Development Priorities. 3. There may be general discussion regarding current Planning, Zoning and Economic Development issues. There was no general discussion. Pursuant to the following subsections of Section 610.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri, there may be a closed session to discuss: (1) legal matters, litigation, or privileged communications with attorneys, pursuant to subsection 1; (2) real estate, pursuant to subsection 2; (3) personnel, pursuant to subsection 3 and 13; and/or (4) sealed bids or proposals, pursuant to subsection 12. There was no Closed Session. The City Clerk's Office now has equipment for the hearing impaired for use with every meeting. To check out the equipment please see the secretary for each committee. Be prepared to leave your Driver's License or State issued Identification Card with the secretary and she will give you the equipment. Upon returning the equipment your license will be returned