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Legislation #: 160631 Introduction Date: 8/18/2016
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Andre Cooper v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Case No. 1516-CV21229.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
8/17/2016 Filed by the Clerk's office
8/18/2016 Referred to Finance and Governance Committee
8/24/2016 Advance and Do Pass, Consent
8/25/2016 Passed

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ORDINANCE NO. 160631

 

Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Andre Cooper v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Case No. 1516-CV21229.

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the payment of the sum of $175,000.00 in settlement of the lawsuit styled, Andre Cooper v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Case No. 1516-CV21229, as recommended by the City Attorney and the Risk Management Committee, is hereby approved.

 

Section 2. That the City Attorney is hereby authorized to pay the sum of $175,000.00 in settlement of said claims in this lawsuit from funds previously appropriated in Account No. 17-1010-131545-B, Automobile Liability Fund.

 

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I hereby certify that there is a balance, otherwise unencumbered, to the credit of the appropriation to which the foregoing expenditure is to be charged, and a cash balance, otherwise unencumbered, in the treasury, to the credit of the fund from which payment is to be made, each sufficient to meet the obligation hereby incurred.

 

 

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Randall J. Landes

Director of Finance

 

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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G. Steven Diegel

Assistant City Attorney