ORDINANCE NO. 001285
and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Tracy Williams v. City of
Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. 97-1576-CV-W-5; and recognizing an
IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:
1. That the payment of the sum of $41,000.00 in settlement of the attorneys
fees in a lawsuit styled Tracy Williams v. City of Kansas City, Missouri,
Case No. 97-1576-CV-W-5 as recommended by the City Attorney and the Risk
Management Committee, is hereby approved.
2. That the City Attorney is hereby authorized to pay the sum of $41,000.00 in
settlement of the attorneys fees in this lawsuit from funds previously
appropriated in Account No. 01-701-013-1521-B, General Liability Claims.
3. That this ordinance, making provision for the current expenses of municipal
government, is recognized as an emergency measure within the provision of
Section 15, Article II of the Charter of Kansas City and shall take effect
immediately upon passage.
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
as to form and legality: