Last Published: 5/16/2005 10:15:57 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:4 - TERRY RILEY, CHARLES EDDY, BECKY NACE, DEB HERMANN
 

050466
Authorizing the Director of Aviation Department to assign leases at the Richards Gebaur Airport to the Director of City Development Department; estimating revenue in the amount of $200,000.00 in the General Fund; appropriating it to the Property and Acquisition account of the General Fund; designating requisitioning authority and appropriating the remaining unexpended and unencumbered balance of revenue and appropriations to the same account in 2005-2006 Fiscal Year.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Bob Lagenkamp, City Manager's Office, explained the purpose of the ordinance and companion ordinance no. 050508 and answered questions from the committee. Paul Lillig, Silver Haired City Council, asked questions regarding rules and regulations governing the property which were answered by Mr. Lagenkamp.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050468
Approving the plat of The View, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements and agreements; releasing various easements; and establishing grades on public ways.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning and Development, explained the purpose of the ordinance. Bob Myer, M. R. Capital Advisors, representing owners of the View, testified in support of the ordinance.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050491
Authorizing the Director of Water Services to execute a Cost Sharing Agreement for Planning Assistance with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to work toward regional watershed integration and coordination; and recognizing an emergency.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Frank Pogge, Water Services, explained the purpose of the ordinance. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050497
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a $2,149,000.00 contract with Kraus Anderson Construction for Project No. PW 029-04007 for Remodel of Fire Station No. 29; appropriating $21,490.00 to the Public Art Fund; authorizing the City Manager to expend up to $2,464,000.00 from funds previously appropriated from the contract; and designating requisitioning authority.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Eric Bosch, CIMO, explained the purpose of the ordinance. Richard Dryer, Fire Department, testified regarding deployment of equipment while the new fire station is being constructed. Romaine Green, Silver Haired City Council, testified in support of the ordinance.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050498
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a $2,256,119.00 contract with Julius Kaaz Construction Co., Inc. for Project No. 016-04004-2 for Remodel of Fire Station No. 16; appropriating $22,561.00 to the Public Art Fund; authorizing the City Manager to expend up to $2,589,542.00 from funds previously appropriated from the contract; and designating requisitioning authority.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Eric Bosch, CIMO, explained the purpose of the ordinance. Richard Dryer, Fire Department, defined the service area of the fire station and continuity of operations. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050500
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a $6,910,765.00 contract with J.E. Dunn Construction for Project No. PW-932-03072 for Design-Build of Shoal Creek Patrol Station; transferring appropriations between business units; appropriating and transferring $69,108.00 to the Public Art Fund; authorizing the City Manager to expend up to $6,955,842.00 from funds previously appropriated for the contract; and designating the City Manager as requisitioning authority.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Eric Bosch, CIMO, explained the purpose of the ordinance and answered questions from the committee. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050501
(Sub.)
Giving permission to Highwoods Properties, its successors and assigns, to install and maintain a trash compactor area located in the Public Court to the west of the Millcreek building at 4638 J.C. Nichols Parkway, and to the north of the Tower Building at 116 West 47th Street within the Kansas City, Missouri public right-of-way.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Stanley Harris, Public Works, explained the purpose of the ordinance and answered questions from the committee. Bob Jones, Highwoods Properties, testified in support of the ordinance and requested the encroachment fee be waived.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050502
Transferring Appropriations in the Arterial Impact Fee Fund.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Steve Worley, Public Works, explained the purpose of the ordinance. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050503
Approving Traffic Regulation Numbers 58162 through 58169, 58171 through 58209, 58211 through 58217, and 58219 through 58224.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Steve Worley, Public Works, explained the purpose of the ordinance. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050508
Accepting a Quit Claim Deed from the United States of America, conveying to the City of Kansas City, Missouri, certain property in Jackson County, Missouri, and Cass County, on the former Richards-Gebaur Airport, all for public use and directing the City Clerk to record this ordinance.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Bob, Lagenkamp, explained the purpose of the ordinance. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050511
(Sub.)
Authorizing the City Manager to enter into a $3,688,500.00 contract with Pyramid Excavation & Construction Inc. for construction of water mains, storm sewers and sanitary sewers in the vicinity of North Truman and Main Street and authorizing the City Manager to expend the sum of $3,883,500.00 from previously appropriated funds.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Mike Musgrave, CIMO, explained the purpose of the ordinance and answered questions from the committee regarding finding contractor participation. Dave Peck, CIMO, described the effected area involved. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050512
(Sub.)
Authorizing the City Manager to enter into a $5,792,669.00 contract with Kissick Construction Co., Inc. for construction of water mains, storm sewers and sanitary sewers in the vicinity of 14th & Baltimore and authorizing the City Manager to expend the sum of $6,082,669.00 from previously appropriated funds.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Mike Musgrave, CIMO, explained the purpose of the ordinance. No public testimony.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

040521
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 62, Code of General Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri, by repealing Sections 62-48, 62-49, 62-53, 62-54 and 62-55 and enacting in lieu thereof new Sections 62-48, 62-49 and 62-53, expanding prohibited practices to include refuse or recycling containers remaining on a curb or right of way for more than 24 hours and establishing penalties for violations of article I and II .


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (5/18/2005)"

050404
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a $5,681,000.00 contract with McCowanGordon Construction, L.L.C. for design-build of Fire Station No. 35; authorizing the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $6,482,750.00; reducing an appropriation in the amount of $71,013.00 in the Fire Sales Tax Fund; appropriating $14,203.00 to the Youth Employment Fund and $56,810.00 to the Public Art Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Eric Bosch, CIMO, explained the purpose of the ordinance. Richard Dryer, Fire Department, testified in support of the ordinance. No public testimony.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Eddy, Nace, Hermann
Nays: 0

050467
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a $32,819,000.00 Cooperative Agreement with Clarkson Construction Company for the purpose of providing funds for the Convention Center Ballroom excavation, foundation and structure construction; authorizing the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $34,459,950.00 therefore; and directing the City Clerk to file the Cooperative Agreement in the office of the Secretary of State and in the office of the Recorder of Deeds for Jackson County, Missouri.


OPERATIONS COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (5/18/2005)"