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Legislation #: 040342 Introduction Date: 3/25/2004
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Amending Chapter 6, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 6-73, Airport height zone maps, and 6-76, Height limits within airport height zones, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers and subject matters.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
3/25/2004

Prepare to Introduce

3/25/2004

Referred Aviation Committee

3/31/2004

Do Pass

4/1/2004

Assigned to Third Read Calendar

4/8/2004

Passed


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ORDINANCE NO. 040342

 

Amending Chapter 6, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 6-73, Airport height zone maps, and 6-76, Height limits within airport height zones, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers and subject matters.

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That Chapter 6, Code of Ordinances of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, is hereby amended by repealing Sections 6-73, Airport height zone maps, and 6-76, Height limits within airport height zones, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers and subject matters, to read as follows:

 

Sec. 6-73. Airport height zone maps.

 

The boundaries of the airport heights zones as established and described in this article and the allowable height, except the height related to the general ground terrain, are as shown and .identified on airport height zone maps incorporated in this article and made a part of this article by this reference thereto, as follows:

 

(1) Kansas City International Airport Height Zone Map dated November 4, 1994.

 

(2) Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport Height Zone Map dated June 20, 2003.

 

(3) Lee's Summit Airport Zone Map dated July 29, 2002.

 

Copies of the maps referred to in this section are on file in the office of the city clerk.

 

Sec. 6-76. Height limits within airport height zones.

 

In any airport height zone established by this article, no structure, object or natural growth of terrain shall be erected, altered, allowed to grow or maintained to a height in excess of the height limit established in this section. This height limit shall be as established by Federal Aviation Regulation Part 77 or its successor document or as established by the city.

 

An exception to this provision shall be any structure, object or natural growth of terrain in excess of the height limit established herein that the Federal Aviation Administration determines is not a hazard to air navigation and is acceptable to the Director of Aviation and the Director of Codes Administration.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Dorothy L. Campbell

Assistant City Attorney