Last Published: 3/29/2012 12:17:36 PM
CITY COUNCIL DOCKET
 
CHAPLAIN OF THE MONTH:
 Father Terrell Finnell - St. Monica Catholic Church
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:
 
ROLL CALL:
 
SPECIAL ACTIONS:
120275 RESOLUTION — Honoring Charles Myers, George Cook and Stephen Abend for their valued service to the City Plan Commission of Kansas City, Missouri.
Held on Docket (3/29/2012)
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120295 RESOLUTION — Honoring Laurel D. Eckert on her retirement after 27 years and 6 months of dedicated service to the City of Kansas City, Missouri.
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120302 RESOLUTION — Honoring Paul Keleti on his retirement after 28 and a half years of dedicated service to the City of Kansas City,
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COMMUNICATIONS:
120297 COMMUNICATION - March 2012 – Accepting various easement and deeds in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri, and requesting that the City Manager approve the acceptance.
RECEIVED AND FILED
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120298 COMMUNICATION - March 2012 – Accepting various easement and deeds in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, and requesting that the City Manager approve the acceptance.
RECEIVED AND FILED
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120299 COMMUNICATION - March 2012 – Accepting various easement and deeds in Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri, and requesting that the City Manager approve the acceptance.
RECEIVED AND FILED
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120301 COMMUNICATION - Notice to the Mayor and Council from the City Clerk regarding correspondence that serves as official comment relative to the cost statement that had been filed with the Joint Committee on Public Employee Retirement (CS for Ordinance No. 100607).
RECEIVED AND FILED
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120313 COMMUNICATION - Notcie from White Goss to the City Clerk regarding submission of the initial fiscal year February 2, 2012 through April 30, 2012 budget for Metro North Square and Commons Community Improvement District.
RECEIVED AND FILED
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120314 COMMUNICATION - Notcie from White Goss to the City Clerk regarding submission of the proposed annual budget for fiscal period May 1, 2012 through April 30, 2013 for Metro North Square and Commons Community Improvement District.
RECEIVED AND FILED
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RESOLUTIONS REQUESTING ADOPTION:
CONSENT DOCKET
DEBATE DOCKET
NON COMMITTEE RESOLUTIONS
120315 RESOLUTION - Urging the International Association of Fire Fighters, Local Union No. 42 to consider the City’s March 28, 2012 counterproposal.
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THIRD READINGS:
CONSENT DOCKET
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE
120256 Authorizing the Director of Parks and Recreation to execute a Trail License Agreement with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission for the purpose of constructing and maintaining a trail connector along the Blue River at Bannister Road.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120263 Authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a Recreational Trails Program Project Agreement with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources; estimating and appropriating revenues in the amount of $100,000.00 in the Capital Improvement Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120270 Authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a Cooperative Agreement with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission (MHTC) necessary to place red light cameras on state owned intersections.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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DEBATE DOCKET
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE
120201 (Sub.)Adopting the Annual Budget of the City for the Fiscal Year 2012-13; 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.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass as a Committee Substitute"
Signed by Marcason, Brooks and Circo, NAY: Sharp.
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120202 Levying taxes for Fiscal Year 2012-13 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, 2012; providing for the extension of such levies by the Director of Finance; and authorizing the collection by the Director of Finance.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120203 Levying a maintenance tax for Fiscal Year 2012-13 upon all real estate, exclusive of improvements, not exempt by law from general taxation, for the purpose of maintaining, adorning, constructing, repairing and otherwise improving the parks, parkways, boulevards, roads and grounds, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting the special assessment.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120204 Levying a special assessment on the lots, tracts, and parcels of land in the East Park and West Park Districts abutting on certain boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways under the control and management of the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners for Fiscal Year 2012-13 for the purpose of maintaining, repairing, and otherwise improving the boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways in these districts.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120205 Levying a special assessment upon all real estate, exclusive of improvements, not exempt by law from general taxation in the North, East and West Trafficway Districts for the purpose of maintaining, improving and repairing the trafficways, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting the special assessment.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120206 Amending Chapter 78 of the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City entitled “Water” by repealing Sections 78-6, 78-8, 78-9, 78-10, 78-20, 78-27, 78-28, and 78-96 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter adjusting charges for water service, including water main extensions, and changing the charge mechanism for termination of service with cause; and establishing an effective date.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120207 Amending Chapter 61, Code of Ordinances, entitled “Stormwater”, by repealing Section 61-4, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter that increases the stormwater maximum fee; adjusts payment responsibility for stormwater fees; and establishing an effective date.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120208 Amending Chapter 60 of the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri, entitled Sewers and Sewage Disposal by repealing Sections 60-2, 60-3, and 60-191 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter which adjust sewer rates; and establishing an effective date.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120262 (Sub.)Amending Article VIII of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, relating to the Classification and Compensation Plan, by repealing Sections 2-1075, 2-1076, 2-1077, 2-1078, 2-1079, and 2-1080 which provides for implementation of the settlement agreement between the City of Kansas City, Missouri and the International Association of Fire Fighters, Local 42 and provides for implementation of the addendum ordinance to the Memorandum of Understanding between the City and Local 500, AFSCME as it relates to wages, classifications and compensation.
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass as a Committee Substitute"
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PZ&E AND FINANCE & GOVERNANCE
120248 Approving additional tax increment financing for the 39th & Prospect Tax Increment Financing Plan; and repealing Section 1 of Ordinance No. 061326, as amended, establishing a cap on additional tax increment financing for this Plan.
PZ&E AND FINANCE & GOVERNANCE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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SCHEDULED COMMITTEE ADVANCES:
CONSENT DOCKET
DEBATE DOCKET
NEIGHBORHOODS & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES COMMITTEE
120281 Accepting and approving a one-year $553,082.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for HIV and STD prevention and reduction services in Kansas City, Missouri.
NEIGHBORHOODS & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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120284 Accepting and approving a $128,437.00 contract amendment with Truman Medical Center to provide additional Medical Case Management services to eligible clients in the Kansas City Transitional Grant Area who meet Ryan White guidelines; and declaring an emergency.
NEIGHBORHOODS & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
120287 Approving the Fifteenth Amendment to the 22nd and Main Tax Increment Financing Plan.
PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE
120271 (Sub.)Amending Chapter 76, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Article III, Tow Vehicles, and enacting in lieu thereof a new article of like number and subject matter which mandates tow operators who tow vehicles for Kansas City to receive a registration number, operators to obtain a certificate and allows for an outside vendor to oversee the dispatch of City tows.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass as a Committee Substitute, Debate"
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120276 Repealing Ordinance No. 110856; authorizing the Director of Water Services Department to purchase land from Universal Land Development Company, L.P., Century Avenue Associates Limited Partnership, and Ozark Automotive Distributors, Inc., for a chemical handling and storage facility in Executive Park, located generally between Interstate I-435, Front Street, and N. Century, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; and recognizing an emergency.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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120280 Authorizing the Director of Water Services to enter into a contract with Ace Pipe Cleaning, Inc., for professional, specialized or technical services for the Field Investigation for Sewer Sheds Tributary to CSO BR059 and BR069 project; and authorizing the Director of Water Services to expend approximately $550,000.00.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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120282 Authorizing condemnation, taking private property in fee simple for public use in the area bounded by Brooklyn and Prospect Avenues, and 26th and 27th Streets, all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; providing for the payment of just compensation therefore; authorizing continued negotiations and purchase by the Capital Projects Department; authorizing the filing of the petition for condemnation by the City Attorney on behalf of the City; and directing the City Clerk to record this ordinance in the office of the Recorder of Deeds for Jackson County, Missouri.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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120285 (Sub.)Appropriating $902,556.26 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the KCMAC06A Music Hall Fund; authorizing an increase in a contract with The Konrath Group, Ltd., for Project No. 630C0281 – Municipal Auditorium Exterior Restoration; authorizing the Director of Capital Projects to expend funds for the project; and recognizing an emergency.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass as a Committee Substitute, Debate"
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120289 Authorizing the transfer of management and funds for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Beacon Hill Redevelopment Grant from the Water Services Department to the Capital Projects Department; estimating and appropriating $1,405,849.49 in the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Advance and Do Pass, Debate"
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SECOND READINGS:
120147 (Sub.)Calling an election on August 7, 2012, for the purpose of submitting an ordinance proposed by initiative to require the City to remove itself from financial involvement in the production of nuclear weapons components; directing the City Clerk to provide notice of the election; and recognizing an emergency.
PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "Do Not Pass as Committee Substitute"
Signed by Glover, Taylor, Wagner and Circo, NAY: Ford.
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120291 (Sub.)RESOLUTION - Supporting and encouraging the school districts located entirely or partly within the city limits of Kansas City, Missouri to develop policies that favor the use of in-school suspensions for non-violent student misbehavior as an alternative to out-of-school suspensions and encouraging and supporting the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department’s efforts to collaborate with school districts to develop plans for truancy prevention and enforcement.
PUBLIC SAFETY & EMERGENCY SERVICES COMMITTEE recommends "Be Adopted as a Committee Substitute"
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120288 Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Agreement, with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission; estimating revenues; reducing appropriations; appropriating $504,714.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Capital Improvement Fund to the project accounts; and designating requisitioning authority.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Do Pass"
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120294 RESOLUTION - Expressing the City Council’s support for a federally funded alternatives analysis for the next phase of the streetcar project and directing the City Manager to submit the appropriate grant application.
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE recommends "Be Adopted"
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FIRST READINGS:
FINANCE, GOVERNANCE & ETHICS COMMITTEE
 Councilmember Marcason, Chair
120303 Releasing and abating certain special tax assessments of the City upon properties in the vicinity of Prospect Avenue and 27th Street.
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120305 (Sub.)Amending Article VIII of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, relating to the Classification and Compensation Plan, by repealing Sections 2-1075, 2-1076, 2-1077, 2-1078, 2-1079, 2-1080, and 2-1081 which authorizes the job classification and pay system for the next fiscal year, and provides for maintenance of the system as it relates to wages, classifications and compensation.
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120306 Appropriating $97,127.00 in the GO 2003F Bond Fund and $230,166.00 in the GO 2004F Bond Fund; estimating revenues in the amount of $210,934,885.00 in Fund 3398, the 2012A General Obligation Bond Fund and appropriating the same from the sale of General Obligation Improvement and Refunding Bonds, Series 2012A; designating requisitioning authorities; authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon project completion and recognizing an emergency.
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NEIGHBORHOODS & HEALTHY COMMUNITIES COMMITTEE
 Councilmember Curls, Chair
120300 Accepting and approving a one-year grant award in the amount of $4,323,381.00 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to provide funding for Ryan White Part A and Minority AIDS Initiative services; and increasing revenue in the amount of $648,946.49.
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120312 (Sub.)Enacting Section 48-47 to regulate unauthorized signs in the right of way or on public property.
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PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
 Councilmember Ford, Chair
120304 (Sub.)Authorizing execution of a contract amendment with Swope Community Builders in the amount of $172,327.50 for the provision of housing development services to the City under the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG).
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120307 Authorizing the City Manager to enter into a Purchase Agreement with the Land Clearance Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri (“LCRA”) to transfer title of the property at 1121 McGee Street to LCRA to facilitate redevelopment of the Argyle Building.
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120308 Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary Chapter 80 development plan in District M1-5 (Manufacturing 1-5) (formerly M-1-p, Light Industry - Limited District), on approximately 1.06 acres generally located at the northwest corner of E. 26th Street and Indiana Avenue. (8794-P-2)
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120309 Rezoning an area of approximately 8.64 acres generally located just south of the southeast quadrant of State Line Road and Carondelet Drive from District R-0.5/R-7.5 to District O-2. (6948-P-16)
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120310 Rezoning an area of approximately 5.53 acres generally located at the southeast corner of State Line Road and Carondelet Drive from Districts B2-2, B1-1, R-7.5, and R-0.5 to District B2-2. (6948-P-16)
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TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE
 Councilmember Johnson, Chair
120296 Authorizing the Director of Water Services Department to enter into a contract with Burns and McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc., for Contract No. 8737, Project No. 80000237; and authorizing expenditures of approximately $478,365.00.
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120311 (Sub.)Accepting a Quitclaim Deed from the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority conveying to Kansas City its title to the Westport North and Westport South sections of the Country Club Right-of-Way in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri and directing the City Clerk to record the deed and ordinance.
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120316 (Sub.)Appropriating $470,833.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund for various Sixth District Neighborhood Conservation Projects; stating the Mayor and City Council’s intention regarding advance funding for certain capital projects; and recognizing an emergency.
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120317 (Sub.)Authorizing an amendment to a contract with HDR Engineering, Inc., for the Downtown Street Car Transit System; and recognizing an emergency.
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MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS:
 CLOSED SESSION
Closed Session/Litigation Item(s)*
Closed Session/Legal Issue(s)**
Closed Session/Personnel Issue(s)***
Closed Session/Real Estate Transaction(s)Closed Session/Employee/Labor Negotiation Item(s)*****
*Litigation Item(s) may be discussed in a closed session pursuant to §610.021(1) RSMo. because it relates to legal action, causes of actions, or litigation.
**Legal Issue(s) will be discussed in closed session pursuant to §610.021(1) RSMo because it relates to confidential and privileged communications between City Council and its attorneys.
***Personnel Issue(s) will be discussed in closed session pursuant to §610.021(3) RSMo because it relates to personnel matter.
****Real estate transaction(s) may be discussed pursuant to Sec. 610.021(2), RSMo. because public knowledge of the transaction(s) at this time might adversely affect the legal consideration therefor.
*****Employee/Labor negotiation item(s) may be discussed in a closed session pursuant to §610.021(9) RSMo. because it relates to preparation for negotiations with employee groups.