Last Published: 5/3/2019 12:23:55 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:11 - SCOTT WAGNER, HEATHER HALL, TERESA LOAR, DAN FOWLER, QUINTON LUCAS, JERMAINE REED, KATHERYN SHIELDS, JOLIE JUSTUS, LEE BARNES JR., SCOTT TAYLOR, KEVIN MCMANUS
Excused:1 - ALISSIA CANADY
 

190346
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Thursday, May, 2, 2019, as National Day of Prayer.


Adopted

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

190359
RESOLUTION - Expressing congratulations to David O. Renz, Ph.D., a recipient of the Special Lifetime Achievement award at the 35th Annual Philanthropy Awards Luncheon May 1, 2019.


Adopted

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

190342
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATIONS E42577-E42578-R


Received And Filed

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

190343
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Temporary Traffic Regulations Numbers 64673 Through 64688


Received And Filed

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

190345
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the City Clerk that a Committee of Petitioners filed a petition on Friday, April 25, 2019 entitled: Initiative Petition to change the name of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd back to The Paseo Blvd.


Received And Filed

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

190347
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the City Clerk from KCI Community Improvement District regarding their annual budget for fiscal year ending April 30, 2020. (May 1, 2019 thru April 30, 2020)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190354
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the Mayor and Council from the City Manager regarding the Request for Expenditure of Funds. Staff has accepted no funding requests for the month of April, 2019.


Received And Filed

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

190274
(Sub.)
Appropriating $280,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the General Fund; authorizing the City Manager to execute an agreement with ReStart to provide building maintenance; and recognizing an accelerated effective date.


Re-Referred Finance and Governance Committee

190033
RESOLUTION - Amending the Briarcliff-Winwood Area Plan, by changing the recommended land use on about 2.696 acres land generally located on the east side of N.E. Vivion Road between N.E. 54th Street to the south and E. Park Avenue to the north from Mixed-Use Neighborhood to Mixed-Use Community. (760-S-1)


Passed

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


Failed

190312
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Red Bridge Area Plan by amending the proposed Land Use Plan and Map from mixed-use neighborhood and residential low to mixed-use neighborhood for an area of approximately 3.83 acres generally located at 12309 State Line Road, northeast of the intersection of W. 124th Street and State Line Road. (CD-CPC-2019-00010).


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

190191
Approving the plat of City Club Apartments, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri, on approximately 1.82 acres generally bounded by E. 19th Street to the north, E. 20th Street to the south, Main Street to the west and Walnut Street to the east, creating 1 lot for the purpose of a mixed use development, including 283 residential units; 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. (SD1587)


Councilmember Wagner (Second by Hall) Move to Amend Waiving Charter Motion
Ordinance was placed on the Debate Docket.
Seconded by Councilmember Hall
Ayes: 12 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 0


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Wagner, Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Shields, Justus, Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 2 - Reed, Barnes Jr.

190307
Approving the plat of Hunt Midwest Commerce Center District III – Second Plat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri, on approximately 9.29 acres generally located south of N.E. Parvin Road and along proposed N. Winchester Avenue, creating 3 lots for the purpose of light industrial uses and 1 tract for the purpose of private open space and detention; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; 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. (CLD-FnPlat-2018-01239)


Passed

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

190327
Amending Chapter 68, Article VI, Code of Ordinances, entitled “Earnings and Profits Tax,” by repealing Sections 68-395 and 68-400 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter to modify provisions related to tax administration, statistical gathering functions, and confidentiality.


Passed

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

190337
Accepting and approving a twelve-month $937,564.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for HIV case management services in Kansas City, Missouri.


Passed

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

190338
Estimating revenue and appropriating $5,000.00 for a total of $19,000.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund and accepting and approving a $19,000.00 grant award from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for the Summer Food Service Program for Children.


Passed

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

190339
Estimating and appropriating $179,000.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund and accepting and approving two one-year contracts in the amounts of $61,000.00 and $118,000.00 with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for children and youth with special health care needs.


Passed

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

190048
Rezoning a 2.696 acre tract of land generally located on the east side of N.E. Vivion Road between N.E. 54th Street to the south and E. Park Avenue to the north from Districts B1-1 and R-6 to District B3-1 to allow for the construction of a commercial building and allow outdoor retail sales. (6962-P-4, 6962-P-5)


Passed

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


Failed

190306
Approving the Petition to establish the 1200 Main/South Loop Community Improvement District; establishing the 1200 Main/South Loop Community Improvement District generally located north of Truman Road to the west of Baltimore Avenue and east of Grand Blvd, ending south of 12th Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; authorizing the City Manager to cast ballots on behalf of the City; and directing the City Clerk to report the creation of the District to the Missouri Department of Economic Development.


Passed

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

190311
Rezoning an area of about 3.83 acres generally located at 12309 State Line Road (northeast of the intersection of W. 124th Street and State Line Road) from Districts B1-1 and R-7.5 to B1-2, and approving a development plan for Peters Clothiers. (CD-CPC-2019-00009 and CD-CPC-2019-00011)


Passed

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

190313
(Sub.)
Approving a development plan on an approximately 0.97 acre tract of land generally located at 1014 W. 103rd Street to allow for light equipment sales/rental (outdoor) in District B2-2. (CD-CPC-2019-00007).


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Hall, Loar, Fowler, Lucas, Reed, Shields, Justus, Barnes Jr., Taylor, McManus, James, Jr.
Nays: 1 - Wagner

190314
(Sub.)
Approving a development plan in District B3-2 on a one-acre tract of land generally located at 3112 Harrison Street, between Campbell Street and Harrison Street, south of 31st Street, for a four-story, 50-unit residential building. (CD-CPC-2018-00239)


Passed as Substituted

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

190318
Acknowledging that the 23-year statutory period for the capture of tax increment allocation financing within Projects 15a, 15b and 15c of the Briarcliff West Tax Increment Financing Plan has expired; terminating the designation of Projects 15a, 15b, and 15c of the Plan as redevelopment projects; and directing the City Clerk to send copies of this ordinance to Clay County.


Passed

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

190326
Approving the Petition to establish the Electric Park Community Improvement District; establishing the Electric Park Community Improvement District generally located at the Southeast corner of the Union Pacific Railroad and North Prospect Avenue intersection and ending to the west of North Chestnut Trafficway in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to report the creation of the District to the Missouri Department of Economic Development.


Passed

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

190330
Approving real property tax abatement for improvements on real property located at 1808 McGee Street, Kansas City, Missouri, within Enhanced Enterprise Zone 1; and directing the City Clerk to provide a copy of this Ordinance to the Director of the Missouri Department of Economic Development.  


Passed

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

190332
Authorizing a $6,116,000.00 Design Professional Services Contract with Black & Veatch Corporation for the Modernization Improvements at the Water Treatment Plant 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

190333
Authorizing a $1,430,850.00 Design Professional Services Contract with HDR Engineering Inc., for the Secondary Electrical Switchgear Improvements at the Water Treatment Plant Project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

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

190328
Rezoning about 0.42 acres generally located west of N. Church Road between N.E. 76th Street to the north and N. Flintlock Road to the south from District B2-2 to District B4-2, and approving a development plan on about 4.3 acres that also serves as a preliminary plan to allow for the construction of a self-storage facility. (CD-CPC-2019-00031 and CD-CPC-2018-00229)


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

190355
Estimating and appropriating $235,976.28 to the City Legal Expense Fund and approving and authorizing settlement of a claim by Merriam Place LLC, Claim No. T1819-1082A.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

190362
Authorizing the Director of Finance to accept a proposal of Banc of America Public Capital Corp (“BAPCC”) to finance the acquisition of Neighborhoods and Housing Services Department vehicles (“Project”); authorizing the execution of any and all documents and agreements necessary for the financing; estimating revenue and appropriating $3,546,000.00 in Fund No. 3230; designating requisitioning authorities; authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon completion; approving Lease Counsel; declaring the intent of the City to reimburse itself from the lease purchase proceeds for certain expenditures; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Finance and Governance Committee

190365
Estimating and appropriating $121,619.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund; accepting and approving a $121,619.00 grant from Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to help local government address the opioid crisis and conduct local opioid response efforts in both rural and urban counties in the Kansas City area; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Neighborhoods Committee

190361
Estimating and appropriating $874,000.00 in the Community Development Block Grant Fund; authorizing the Director of Neighborhoods and Housing Services to enter into contracts totaling up to $874,000.00 with Mattie Rhodes Center and Benilde Hall for public facilities improvements from funds previously appropriated in the Community Development Block Grant Fund; and recognizing an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Housing Committee

190348
RESOLUTION - Amending the Midtown Plaza Area Plan by changing the recommended land use for about 1.5 acres generally located at 905 and 909 W. 40th Terrace, 4102 Clark Avenue, and 4038 Clark Avenue from medium density residential to high density residential. (CD-CPC-2019-00042)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190349
Rezoning an area of about 1.5 acres generally located at 905 and 909 W. 40th Terrace, 4102 Clark Avenue, and 4038 Clark Avenue from District R-5 to District R-0.75 to bring four multi-family buildings into zoning compliance. (CD-CPC-2019-00039)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190350
Approving the plat of Davidson Farms, an addition in Clay County, Missouri, on approximately 65.45 acres generally located at the northeast corner of N.E. 76th Street and N.E. Shoal Creek Parkway, creating 99 lots and 6 tracts for the purpose of constructing 99 single family homes; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; 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. (CLD-FnPlat-2018-01242)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190351
Approving the plat of Innovations Retail, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri, on approximately 33.21 acres generally located at the northeast corner of I-435 and E. Bannister Road, creating 6 lots for the purpose of creating a 6 lot commercial subdivision; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and accept certain agreements; and directing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (CLD-FnPlat-2019-00004)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190352
Approving an amendment to the Brooklyn East I Urban Renewal Plan for the purpose of extending its duration for an additional ten-year term.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190353
Approving an amendment to the Brooklyn East II Urban Renewal Plan for the purpose of extending its duration for an additional ten-year term.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190366
RESOLUTION - Amending the Midtown Plaza Area Plan by changing the recommended land use for about 2 acres generally located 211 W. Armour Boulevard from high density residential and medium high density residential to urban density residential. (CD-CPC-2019-00028)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190367
Rezoning an area of about 2 acres located at 211 W. Armour Boulevard from Districts R-0.5 and R-1.5 to District UR.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

190356
Appropriating the amount of $275,455.59 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance to the Eagle Point Preserve account; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

190357
Appropriating $316,659.14 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Street Maintenance Fund to the Salt Dome account; authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into a $1,548.221.00 construction contract with GBA Builders, Inc.; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

190358
Authorizing an agreement with the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority to provide regular transit services, RideKC Freedom paratransit transportation for elderly and disabled residents, and specialized reverse commute transportation services; and authorizing the expenditure of approximately $57,618,700.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

190363
Authorizing an Aviation lease agreement with the United States Government Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Bureau at the Kansas City International Airport.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

190364
Authorizing Amendment No. 5 to the Executive Beechcraft, Inc., lease at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport relinquishing Hangar 5B.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
 Councilmember Shields Move To Introduce

190368
Approving an amended UR development plan for about 1.09 acres generally located at the northwest corner of Cherry Street and E. Armour Boulevard, to allow the building to be moved. (CD-CPC-2019-00029)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS
 
 CLOSED SESSION Pursuant to §610.021of the Revised Statutes of Missouri, there may be a closed session to discuss: • legal matters, litigation or privileged communications with attorneys, pursuant to subsection (1); • real estate matters, where public knowledge of the transaction may affect the legal consideration, pursuant to subsection (2); • personnel matters, pursuant to subsections (3) and (13); • employee labor negotiations, pursuant to subsection (9); • specifications for competitive bidding, pursuant to subsection (11); and • sealed bids or proposals, pursuant to subsection (12). 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.