Last Published: 6/4/2005 11:56:30 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - KAY BARNES
Present:11 - ED FORD, BONNIE COOPER, PAUL DANAHER, TROY NASH, MARY WILLIAMS-NEAL, EVERT ASJES, JIM ROWLAND, BECKY NACE, TERRY RILEY, ALVIN BROOKS, CHARLES EDDY
Excused:1 - TERESA LOAR
 

010618
RESOLUTION - Honoring Larry DeWitt, Street Restoration Engineer for the Public Works Department, Street and Traffic Division for his 37 years of professionalism and dedication.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010652
RESOLUTION - Declaring April 26, 2001, the ninth annual Take Our Daughters to Work Day.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010656
RESOLUTION - Honoring Dan Miller, District Engineer for the Missouri Department of Transportation, on his retirement.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010657
RESOLUTION - Honoring Drue Jennings, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Kansas City Power and Light Company, on his retirement.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010665
RESOLUTION - Declaring Sunday, April 29, 2001, as ADA Awareness Day in Kansas City.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010660
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the Director of Public Works regarding Temporary Traffic Regulation Nos. 55689 through 55702.


Received And Filed

010663
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the Director of Public Works regarding Emergency Traffic Regulation Nos. E-23868 and E-23869.


Received And Filed

010606
RESOLUTION - Approving a project of the Industrial Development Authority of the County of Jackson, State of Missouri (Avila College Project), to be located in Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010516
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Gashland Area Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an area of approximately 1.58 acres generally located at the southwest corner of N. Oak Trafficway and N.E. 79th Terrace, by changing the recommended land uses from "office commercial uses" to "retail commercial uses". (215-S-6)


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010610
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Reaffirming the Council´s policy to allocate 10-15% of annual City-wide Public Improvement Advisory Committee (PIAC) funds to Downtown capital needs as recommended by FOCUS Kansas City and directing the City Manager to communicate this policy reaffirmation to the Public Improvements Advisory Committee for its deliberations and recommendations.


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010664
RESOLUTION - Consenting to the transfer by Land Trust of certain properties in the urban core for redevelopment.


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0
 
 There are no items on the Consent Docket.

010355
(Sub.)
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on August 7, 2001, a question authorizing the City of Kansas City to impose a new schedule of Health Department Food Protection Program fees that increases the fees and establishes new fees to fund the Health Department´s cost of the Food Protection Program; amending Chapter 30 of the Code of Ordinances, entitled "Food and Food Products," by repealing 30-75 therein, entitled "Fees," and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter establishing a new fee schedule and declaring the effective date thereof; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of the election; recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010416
(Sub.)
Providing for submission to the qualified voters of the City for their approval at a special election called for Tuesday, August 7, 2001, the question of authorizing a 1% increase in the convention and tourism tax of Chapter 68, Code of Ordinances; authorizing and directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of this election; amending Chapter 68, Article IX, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 68-551 therein entitled "Imposition of Tax", and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter and declaring the effective date thereof; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010482
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances by repealing Sections 2-366, Responsibility for equal employment opportunity/diversity program, and 2-367, Complaints, by enacting in lieu thereof two new sections of like number and subject matter.


Held on Docket
Councilmember Asjes moved to hold this item. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Rowland.
Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010551
Estimating revenue in the amount of $50,000.00 in the General Fund; appropriating it to the MMRS Grant account of the General Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010552
Amending Chapter 40, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 40-121, Merchant, transient, and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010554
Approving a one year agreement with Flax Business Systems, Inc. for technical services to the Information Technology Department to include Web development, e-commerce initiatives, Web access to City services, KIVA implementation and support, custom Lotus Notes programming, and migration of Lotus Notes applications to OS/390 beginning May 1, 2001, for an amount not to exceed $549,360.00; and authorizing the expenditure of money from funds appropriated for FY2001-2002.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010555
Authorizing execution of a Personal Services Contract with Dominic Sciole for consulting services in the area of technology planning and research and project management for a period of one year for an amount not to exceed $94,115.00.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010556
Authorizing execution of a Personal Services Contract with Rick Brisbin for consulting services for design, procurement and implementation of a City-wide CAD and RMS system for a period of one year for an amount not to exceed $75,571.00.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010565
Authorizing the Director/Fire Chief of the Fire Department, on behalf of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, to enter into a $50,381.00 contract with Charlene Wright, to serve as an Employee Health Advocate/Wellness Coordinator for the Fire Department and authorizing expenditure of funds appropriated in fiscal year budget 2001-2002.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010573
Authorizing the City Attorney to amend the contract with Spencer Fane Britt and Browne for legal services by increasing the City´s maximum obligation under the contract from $35,000.00 to $50,000.00.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0
 
 Held On Docket - April 19, 2001

010410
Authorizing a $204,239.00 contract with Jenkins & Associates, Inc., for completing a basement floor security desk at City Hall; appropriating $2,042.00 to the Public Art Fund; and appropriating $511.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.
 
 Held On Docket - April 12, 2001

001466
(Sub.)
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Third Amendment to the Midtown Redevelopment Tax Increment Financing Plan, and approving the Third Amendment to the Midtown Redevelopment Tax Increment Financing Plan; stating the Council´s intention with regard to funding for the Midtown Housing Project.

010668
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Stating the policy of the City Council that the City maintain responsibility for the implementation of the Midtown Housing Program; declaring the intent of the Council that the City execute a contract with the Tax Increment Financing Commission for the administration of the Program; and directing the City Manager to negotiate the terms of the contract.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances 010568, 010569, 010463 (sub), 010481 (sub), 010570 (sub), 010588, 010536 (sub), 010586, 010587, 010590, 010603, 010604, 010605, 990258, 990260, 010517, 010602, 010612 (sub), 010613, 010617 and that these ordinances be advanced for final consideration at this time.
Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Referred Finance and Audit Committee
Resolution 010668 was introduced by Councilmember Asjes.

010568
Authorizing a $70,000.00 Professional, Specialized or Technical Services Contract with Morris & McDaniel, Inc., for Project No. C010013 - to develop a selection process for entry-level airport police officers at the Kansas City International Airport and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010569
Authorizing a $76,200.00 agreement with Airport Interview Research for Project No. C2000361 - Customer Surveys at Kansas City International Airport and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $76,200.00.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010463
(Sub.)
Authorizing execution of a $1,464,000.00 Cooperative Agreement with the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of providing funds for the Midtown Market Development Project; authorizing a $109,000.00 Cooperative Agreement with the Tax Increment Financing Commission for certain public improvements within the Midtown Market Place; directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices; and estimating the remaining uncollected balance.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010481
(Sub.)
Reducing two accounts in the General Fund by $477,262.00 relating to the City Council Office budget; appropriating $508,500.00 to twelve accounts, one for each Councilmember; authorizing the Director of Finance to make these budget adjustments in the 2001-02 City Budget; authorizing personal services contracts for nine staff positions in the office of the City Council for Fiscal Year 2001-2002; authorizing amendments to these contracts to reflect the cost of living increase in November 2001; authorizing expenditure of funds for FICA and health insurance for these contracts; establishing a compensation policy for Council assistants; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010579
(Sub.)
Amending various ordinances authorizing certain outstanding State Revolving Fund Program Bonds of the City to provide for the credit of net interest savings from the refunding of certain bonds by the State; and authorizing payment of arbitrage rebate if required in connection with the bonds.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Barnes
Nays: 0

010588
Authorizing an $80,000.00 Personal Services Contract with Eugene E. Storey for consumer billing system project consultant/coordinator services for a one-year period; and authorizing expenditure of budgeted funds in the amount of $86,120.00.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Barnes
Nays: 0

010536
(Sub.)
Approving contracts with various agencies in the total amount of $1,121,428.00 for projects and events from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Barnes
Nays: 0

010586
Authorizing a $550,000.00 Eighth Modification of Memorandum of Agreement - Brush Creek Flood Control Projects with the Department of Army, represented by the Kansas City District, Corps of Engineers which will expand the scope of services to include and fund a detailed hydraulic analysis and bridge design for the replacement of Prospect Bridge over Brush Creek and authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $550,000.00 in previously appropriated funds for the project.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010587
Approving a contract with Insituform Technologies USA Inc. for emergency repair of a collapsing 54-inch combined sewer pipe in Forest Avenue, south of East 20th Street, authorizing expenditure of $250,000.00 in funding therefor; and declaring an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010590
Authorizing the Director and Deputy Director of Water Services Department to act as Kansas City´s designated authority representatives to make application for, accept and participate in a $2,903,600.00 Federal EPA Special Infrastructure Grant for Central Industrial District Wastewater Improvements.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010603
Authorizing a $3,157,466.30 contract with Superior-Bowen Asphalt Co., for hot recycling, resurfacing and cold milling of streets, trafficways and boulevards generally north of Independence Avenue; appropriating $7,894.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010604
Authorizing a $3,275,890.28 contract with J.M. Fahey Construction Co., for hot recycling, resurfacing and cold milling of streets, trafficways and boulevards generally south of Independence Avenue and north of 55th Street; appropriating $8,190.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010605
Authorizing a $3,209,159.49 contract with Superior-Bowen Asphalt Co., for hot recycling, resurfacing and cold milling of streets, trafficways and boulevards generally south of 55th Street; appropriating $8,023.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

990258
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 2 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

990260
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 4 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010517
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0362, rezoning an area of approximately 1.58 acres generally located at the southwest corner of N. Oak Trafficway and N.E. 79th Terrace from District R-1a (One-Family Dwellings) to District C-2-p (Local Retail Business - Limited District), and approving a preliminary plan for the same. (12234-P-1)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010602
Approving the plat of Buehre - Edwards Subdivision, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute an unsecured deferral agreement; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010612
(Sub.)
Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $130,000.00 in the Community Development Fund - Year 14; estimating revenue in the Community Development Fund - Year 27 and appropriating it to the Development Technical Assistance account of the Fund; designating requisitioning authority; authorizing a $130,000.00 contract with the National Congress for Community Economic Development Corporation to conduct an operational program analysis of the Housing and Economic Development Financial Corporation; and amending the 2000 Consolidated Plan.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010613
Authorizing a contract amendment with the Housing and Economic Development Financial Corporation (HEDFC) decreasing the HOME funding for the Single-Family Homeownership Program by $1,700,000.00 and decreasing CDBG funding for Housing Development Program-non-CDC areas by $600,000.00; authorizing an Implementation Agreement Amendment with HEDFC and the Housing Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, decreasing the CDBG funds by $500,000.00 and providing $500,000.00 of HOME funds for the purpose of providing funds for public housing; authorizing a contract amendment with HEDFC for the Multi-Family Housing Program; and approving certain amendments to certain Consolidated Plans.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010617
Approving the plat of Newcastle - Fifth Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010481
(Sub.)
Reducing two accounts in the General Fund by $477,262.00 relating to the City Council Office budget; appropriating $508,500.00 to twelve accounts, one for each Councilmember; authorizing the Director of Finance to make these budget adjustments in the 2001-02 City Budget; authorizing personal services contracts for nine staff positions in the office of the City Council for Fiscal Year 2001-2002; authorizing amendments to these contracts to reflect the cost of living increase in November 2001; authorizing expenditure of funds for FICA and health insurance for these contracts; establishing a compensation policy for Council assistants; and recognizing an emergency.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinance on three separate days for ordinances found on second reading on pages 9-10 and that these ordinances be listed next week for third reading.
Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Reconsidered
Councilmember Riley moved to reconsider this ordinance. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Nace.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Amended
Councilmember Riley moved to amend this ordinance. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Nash.
Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Passed as Substituted and Amended

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010614
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on August 7, 2001, a question amending Article XX of the Charter of Kansas City entitled "Miscellaneous Provisions" by enacting a new section to be known as Section 463.11 authorizing the vacation of West Pennway from Avenida Cesar E. Chavez to 24th Street as approved and recommended by the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners; fixing the date when the amendment shall take effect; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of said election; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010582
Authorizing a one year $163,000.00 contract with David A. Platt d/b/a Downtown Tow for towing abandoned and impounded vehicles.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010583
Authorizing a one year $50,000.00 contract with Good Times Tow Service, Inc., for towing abandoned and impounded vehicles.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010584
Authorizing a one year $235,000.00 contract with Eaton´s Auto Service d/b/a Dan´s Tow for towing abandoned and impounded vehicles.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010585
Authorizing a one year $200,000.00 contract with Nathan A. Faustlin d/b/a Nate´s Towing and Recovery for towing abandoned and impounded vehicles.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010558
Authorizing a $431,750.00 Design Professional Services Agreement with Wiedeman Architects Incorporated for shell building improvements for the National Association of Basketball Coaches Foundation, Inc., lease at Municipal Auditorium; appropriating $1,079.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and designating an effective date.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010559
Authorizing an $8,400.00 Second Amendment to a Design Professional Services Agreement with Tevis Low Architectural Design Group for additional architectural design services for projects at Kemper Arena for a total contract amount not to exceed $56,400.00; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $8,400.00 in funds appropriated herein for the project; and designating an effective date.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010560
Authorizing a $75,000.00 Design Professional Services Agreement with W.L. Cassell and Associates, Inc., for as-needed mechanical, electrical, structural and civil engineering services for various City-owned facilities; appropriating $188.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and designating an effective date.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010561
Approving Traffic Regulation Nos. 55493 through 55529.


Add to Consent Docket

010563
Authorizing a Pipeline Crossing License Agreement between Kansas City, Missouri and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Company necessitated by the construction of the Clay County Water Transmission Main.


Add to Consent Docket

010589
Authorizing a Cost Sharing Agreement for Planning Assistance between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Kansas City, Missouri for the Westport Area Sewer Study.


Add to Consent Docket

010589
Authorizing a Cost Sharing Agreement for Planning Assistance between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Kansas City, Missouri for the Westport Area Sewer Study.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on first reading on pages 11-15 and that these ordinances be listed next week in the committees so designated.
Ayes: 9 - Ford, Cooper, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010654
Authorizing a three month $75,718.44 Amendment No. 2 to an Contract with Satellite Janitorial Services, Inc., for Project No. C000175, for cleaning services at Kansas City International Airport and authorizing the expenditure of funds appropriated herein for the contract.


Referred Aviation Committee

010655
Authorizing execution of a one year Personal Services Contract with Cynthia Khosravian to be a Senior Computer Program Analyst at Kansas City International Airport in the amount of $65,050.00 plus $4,950.00 in FICA payments.


Referred Aviation Committee

010659
(Sub.)
Authorizing a one year $440,422.00 agreement with the Metropolitan Ambulance Services Trust (MAST) to provide the Kansas City International Airport with a dedicated ambulance and services.


Referred Aviation Committee

010635
(Sub.)
Authorizing execution of a Personal Services Contract with Anthony Miller to serve as a Cookingham Public Management Intern for a period of one year beginning June 1, 2001, for $29,000.00 plus $2,219.00 in FICA payments, and $5,906.00 in medical payments.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010636
Authorizing the Director of Finance to execute any and all documents and agreements necessary to finance the lease purchase cost of golf course equipment ("Project") in the sum of approximately $115,000.00; estimating revenue in the amount of $115,000.00 and appropriating the same in the Equipment Lease Capital Acquisition Fund and account as specifically set forth in the ordinance; reducing appropriation by $23,959.00 and reappropriating it to the Park Special Services Fund; estimating and appropriating debt service in the amount of $23,959.00 in the Equipment Lease Debt Service; authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon project completion; designating requisitioning authority; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010653
Approving and authorizing settlement of a judgment rendered against the City in a case entitled Marvin Davis v. City of Kansas City, Missouri , Case No. 98-CV-31539; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010658
Authorizing a $5,960,000.00 agreement with the Convention and Visitors Bureau of Greater Kansas City, Inc., to provide services for the promotion of conventions and tourism business in the City for Fiscal Year 2001-02.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010666
Approving the issuance by Kansas City Municipal Assistance Corporation (the "Corporation") of its Leasehold Revenue Bonds, in the principal amount not to exceed $25,000,000.00 (the "Bonds"); approving and authorizing a First Supplemental Lease Purchase Agreement between the Corporation and the City (the "First Supplemental Lease Purchase Agreement"), and approving and authorizing certain other actions relating to the issuance of the Bonds.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010649
RESOLUTION - Authorizing an application to the Missouri Development Finance Board (MDFB) for the authorization of state tax credits in the amount not to exceed $2,000,000.00 to support fund-raising efforts for capital improvements, construction of a new facility and renovation efforts at the Salvation Army Facility located at 1310 East 10th Street, Kansas City, Missouri.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010661
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to delay the collection of higher Building Code permit fees until September 1, 2001.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010581
Authorizing contracts for a total amount of $672,069.00 with Guadalupe Center, KCMC Child Development Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri School District, Operation Breakthrough, Inc., United Inner City Services, Inc., and The Children´s Place for child care services.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010619
(Sub.)
Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $78,212.00 in the Neighborhood Attorney account of the General Fund; reducing an appropriation in the amount of $9,541.00 in the Legal Aid for Indigents account of the General Fund; appropriating $87,753.00 to the Legal Services account of the General Fund; authorizing four contracts totaling $766,842.00 with Legal Aid of Western Missouri to provide legal representation to indigent and low income residents and City neighborhoods.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010620
Authorizing a one year $93,514.00 contract with Operation Breakthrough, Inc., to provide day care services to the homeless.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010621
Decreasing revenue in the amount of $3,000.00 in the General Fund; decreasing an appropriation in the amount of $3,000.00 in the General Fund; and authorizing contracts in the total amount of $380,950.00 with various agencies for the 2001 HUD Emergency Shelter Grant to provide services to homeless persons and families.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010622
Authorizing contracts for a total amount of $361,243.00 with Hope House, Inc., NEWHOUSE, Rose Brooks Center, and Synergy Services, Inc., for operation of shelters for battered persons.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010623
Authorizing contracts for a total of $118,525.00 with Guadalupe Center, Metropolitan Lutheran Ministries, and The Salvation Army to provide emergency financial assistance to needy Kansas City residents.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010624
Accepting and approving a $1,000,000.00 contract with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide funding to promote lead-safe housing for the citizens of Kansas City; estimating revenue in the amount of $1,000,000.00 in the HUD Lead-Based Paint Grant Fund; and appropriating it to various HUD Lead-Based Paint Grant accounts in the HUD Lead-Based Paint Grant Fund.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010625
Authorizing a one year $646,740.00 agreement with the Swope Parkway Health Center to provide medical care to the City´s indigent citizens and authorizing the Director to retain and expend $25,869.00 of this agreement.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010626
Authorizing a one year $646,740.00 agreement with the Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center to provide medical care to the City´s indigent citizens and authorizing the Director to retain and expend $25,869.00 of this agreement.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010627
Authorizing a one year $141,539.00 agreement with the Kansas City Free Health Clinic to provide medical care to the City´s indigent citizens and authorizing the Director to retain and expend $5,662.00 of the agreement.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010628
Authorizing a one year $257,701.00 agreement with the Richard Cabot Club Clinic to provide medical care for the City´s indigent citizens and authorizing the Director to retain and expend $10,308.00 of this agreement.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010629
Authorizing a one year $13,000.00 amendment to an agreement with Truman Medical Center to provide case management services.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010630
Authorizing a one year $117,170.00 agreement with the Northland Health Care Access to provide medical care to the City´s indigent citizens and authorizing the Director to retain and expend $4,687.00 of the agreement.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010631
Authorizing a one year $1,766,271.00 agreement with Metropolitan Ambulance Services Trust to provide emergency ambulance services to the City´s indigent citizens.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010632
Authorizing a one year $3,966,434.00 agreement with Children´s Mercy Hospital to provide medical care services to the City´s young citizens.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010633
Authorizing a one year $230,000.00 contract with The Good Samaritan Project to provide HIV mental counseling, emergency assistance and transportation services for persons living with HIV/AIDS and authorizing the Director of Health to amend the contract by up to $35,000.00 without Council approval.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010634
Authorizing a one year $228,169.00 contract with SAVE, Inc., to provide HIV housing services for persons living with HIV/AIDS; authorizing the Director of Health to amend the contract by up to $35,000.00 without Council approval; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010662
Authorizing a cooperative agreement with Jackson County in the amount of $64,030.00 for the STOP Violence Against Women Program.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010639
Approving a $46,920.00 service contract with R G Banks Enterprises LLC, d/b/a MoLawn Lawn Care for Contract No. 036B Mowing Services for a one-year period at Water Services Department Wastewater Facilities (Sections 2 and 3); and authorizing expenditure of $50,540.00 in funding therefor.


Referred Operations Committee

010640
Authorizing a $498,050.00 contract with Musselman & Hall Contractors, L.L.C., to provide slurry sealing on residential streets in Clay, Platte and Jackson Counties; appropriating $1,245.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Operations Committee

010641
Authorizing an agreement with the Missouri Highway and Transportation Commission for establishing and upgrading signal interconnection at special locations in Kansas City, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Referred Operations Committee

010642
Authorizing a $150,000.00 contract with Infinite Energy Construction, Inc., for electrical systems maintenance and repair at various City-owned facilities and authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $150,000.00 for the project.


Referred Operations Committee

010643
Authorizing a $50,000.00 Design Professional Services Agreement with TapanAm Associates, Inc., for as-needed mechanical, electrical, structural and civil engineering services for various City-owned facilities and appropriating $125.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred Operations Committee

010644
Authorizing a $62,500.00 contract with Environmental Mechanical Contractors, Inc., for fire pump generator exhaust system at City Hall and authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $75,000.00 for the contract.


Referred Operations Committee

010645
Authorizing the Director of Environmental Management to enter into an amendment to the agreement with Bridging The Gap to continue to operate recycling drop-off centers for ninety days beginning May 1, 2001, and authorizing the Director to expend $107,694.00 in funds to be appropriated in the 2001-2002 budget.


Referred Operations Committee

010646
Authorizing an agreement with Deffenbaugh Disposal Services, Inc., for the collection and marketing of recyclables from the City´s drop-off recycling center sites for one year beginning May 1, 2001, and authorizing the Director of Environmental Management to expend an amount not to exceed $128,088.00 in previously appropriated funds.


Referred Operations Committee

010637
Consenting to the rate of front foot special assessment to be levied by the Westport Special Business District; consenting to the proposed uses of the revenues produced therefrom; estimating revenue in the amount of $43,173.40 in the Special Business District Fund; appropriating $43,173.40 to various accounts in the Westport Special Business District Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010638
Declaring the area of approximately 47 acres generally bounded by Truman Road on the south, Cleveland Avenue on the west, the Kansas City Belt Railroad on the north, and a line approximately 1450 feet west of Van Brunt Boulevard on the east, a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Planned Industrial Expansion law; approving an industrial development plan for the same area, said plan to be known as the Truman Road Business Park General Development Plan; and approving of the availability of ad valorem tax benefits for the area.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010647
Authorizing execution of a $1,336,733.00 contract with the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri, the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, and the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of providing funds for certain development and redevelopment services and directing the City Clerk to file the documents with the appropriate offices.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010648
Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $50,000.00 in the Special Project - CD2 account of the Capital Improvements Fund; appropriating it to the Washington Avenue Street Closure account; authorizing execution of a $50,000.00 Cooperative Agreement with the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, for the closure of Washington Street at its intersection with Valentine Avenue; designating requisitioning authority; and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010650
Authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into a Management Agreement with the 18th and Vine Authority, in the amount of $774,000.00, from the 18th and Vine Authority account, for management and operations of the 18th and Vine Project; and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010651
Authorizing execution of a $298,000.00 Cooperative Agreement with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, for City Market operating expenses; and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010667
Approving the plat of Bunker Ridge Business Park, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements and to execute documents acknowledging discontinuance of use of real estate for a place of interment; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
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