KC Skyline

City Clerk Web Search

Search the Ordinances:

Legislation #: 061252 Introduction Date: 11/9/2006
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER XBARNES AND COUNCILMEMBER FAIRFIELD
Title: Approving a General Development Plan for the Old Federal Courthouse PIEA Redevelopment Area generally bounded by 8th Street on the north, McGee Street on the east, 9th Street on the south and Grand Avenue on the west, declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted area, insanitary or undeveloped industrial area and its redevelopment necessary for the preservation of the public peace, prosperity, health, safety, morals and welfare; and approving the ad valorem tax benefits pursuant to Section 100.570, RSMo 1994.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
11/9/2006 Filed by the Clerk's office
11/9/2006 Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
11/29/2006 Advance and Do Pass, Debate
11/30/2006 Passed

View Attachments
FileTypeSizeDescription
061252.pdf Authenticated 141K Authenticated
C000651S_Fact_Sheet.doc Fact Sheet 70K fact sheet
C000651S_STAFFRPT_11_07_06.doc Staff Report 76K staff report

Printer Friendly Version

ORDINANCE NO. 061252

 

Approving a General Development Plan for the Old Federal Courthouse PIEA Redevelopment Area generally bounded by 8th Street on the north, McGee Street on the east, 9th Street on the south and Grand Avenue on the west, declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted area, insanitary or undeveloped industrial area and its redevelopment necessary for the preservation of the public peace, prosperity, health, safety, morals and welfare; and approving the ad valorem tax benefits pursuant to Section 100.570, RSMo 1994.

 

WHEREAS, the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri did prepare or cause to be prepared a General Development Plan for the Old Federal Courthouse PIEA Redevelopment Area and recommended that the Council approve the finding of blight and approve the General Development Plan for the area; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Plan Commission has reviewed and recommended approval of the finding of blight and of the General Development Plan for the Old Federal Courthouse PIEA Redevelopment Area on November 7, 2006, as evidenced by its resolution and has found said plan to be in conformance with the general plan for the development of the community as a whole; and

 

WHEREAS, Section 100.400, Revised Statutes of Missouri, authorizes the Council to approve a general development plan and a designation of blight if the Council finds that the plan is feasible and in conformity with the general plan for the development of the community as a whole; and

 

WHEREAS, the Council has determined that ad valorem tax exemption benefits as authorized in Section 100.570, RSMo 1994, are necessary to attract developers in the area; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the Council declares the area generally bounded by 8th Street on the north, McGee Street on the east, 9th Street on the south, and Grand Avenue on the west, and more specifically described as follows:

 

Lots 119 to 130 (inclusive) and Lots 133 to 144 (inclusive), Ross & Scarritts Addition, a subdivision in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

to be a blighted, insanitary or undeveloped industrial area in need of industrial development as defined in Section 100.310, RSMo, which constitutes an economic or social liability or a serious and growing menace, which is injurious to the public health, safety, morals, economy and welfare of the residents of Kansas City, and finds that the elimination or prevention of the detrimental conditions in such area by the commercial development of such area is necessary and in the interest of the public health, safety, morals, economy and welfare of such residents.

 

Section 2. That the General Development Plan for the Old Federal Courthouse PIEA Redevelopment Area being that area generally bounded by 8th Street on the north, McGee Street on the east, 9th Street on the south, and Grand Avenue on the west, is hereby approved. A copy of said plan which is attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference and is on file in the office of the City Clerk, is hereby approved.

 

Section 3. That the Council has duly made the findings necessary for compliance with Section 100.300-100.620, RSMo.

 

Section 4. That said General Development Plan is hereby found to be feasible and in conformance with the general plan for the development of the community as a whole.

Section 5. That the ad valorem tax exemption benefits as authorized in Section 100.570, RSMo, are hereby extended to the plan area to the extent and in the manner as provided for in said General Development Plan, subject to the execution of a development agreement with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority.

 

___________________________________________________

 

I hereby certify that as required by Chapter 100, Revised Statutes of Missouri, 1994, as amended, all public notices have been given and public hearings held, as required by law.

 

 

_________________________________

Secretary, City Plan Commission

 

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

_________________________________

Heather A. Brown

Assistant City Attorney