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Legislation #: 960943 Introduction Date: 8/22/1996
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: 10/4/1996
Sponsor: None
Title: Declaring the area generally located at 1925-31 Park Avenue, 2308 East 20th Street and the northwest corner of 20th and Olive Streets a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority law and approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the same, said plan to be known as the Infill Housing Urban Renewal Project Area No. 136A, 136B, 136C, 136D, and 136E.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
8/22/1996

Prepare to Introduce

8/22/1996

Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

9/18/1996

Do Pass

9/19/1996

Add to Consent Docket

9/24/1996

Passed


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ORDINANCE NO. 960943

 

Declaring the area generally located at 1925-31 Park Avenue, 2308 East 20th Street and the northwest corner of 20th and Olive Streets a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority law and approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the same, said plan to be known as the Infill Housing Urban Renewal Project Area No. 136A, 136B, 136C, 136D, and 136E.

 

WHEREAS, Section 99.430, Revised Statutes of Missouri, provides that a legislative body may approve a declaration of blight and approve an urban renewal plan for the same area simultaneously; and

 

WHEREAS, it is desirable and in the public interest that the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, submit an Urban Renewal Plan for the area generally located at 1925-31 Park Avenue, 2308 East 20th Street and the northwest corner of 20th and Olive Streets; and

 

WHEREAS, said area is blighted due to the insanitary or unsafe conditions, deterioration of site improvements, and a combination of such factors so as to constitute an economic or social liability to the public health, safety, morals or welfare; and

 

WHEREAS, the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, did on the 25th day of October, 1995, adopt a resolution recommending that the area be declared blighted and recommending approval of an Urban Renewal Plan for the area generally located at 1925-31 Park Avenue, 2308 East 20th Street and the northwest corner of 20th and Olive Street, said resolution being set forth and incorporated in the Urban Renewal Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Plan Commission has reviewed and recommended approval of the designation of blight and approval of the Urban Renewal Plan on April 2, 1996, as evidenced by its resolution recommending approval of the adoption of said plan and has found said plan to be in conformance with the Master Plan for the development of the community as a whole, subject to certain conditions, a copy of which resolution is attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference as Exhibit "A"; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the proposed Urban Renewal area identified as the Infill Housing Urban Renewal Project Area No. 136A, 136B, 136C, 136D, and 136E at 1925-31 Park Avenue, 2308 East 20th Street and the northwest corner of 20th and Olive Streets, more specifically described as:

 

136A: 1925 Park/Vacant Lot, Cowherds Brooklyn Addition, Lots 5 and 6, Block 3, a subdivision lying in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

136B: 1927 Park/Vacant Lot, Cowherds Brooklyn Hill Addition, west 65.7 feet of north 10 feet Lot 2 and west 65.7 feet of south 18.5 feet Lot 3 and north 6.5 feet Lot 3 and all Lot 4, a subdivision lying in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

136C: 1931 Park/Vacant lot, Cowherds Brooklyn Hill Addition, west 65.7 feet Lot 1 and west 65.7 feet of south 15 feet Lot 2, Block 2, a subdivision lying in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

136D: 2308 East 20th Street/Cowherds Brooklyn Hill Addition, east 64.3 feet of each of Lots 1 and 2 and east 64.3 feet of south 18.5 feet Lot 3, Block 3, a subdivision lying in a subdivision lying in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

136E: Cowherds Brooklyn Hill Addition, west 125 feet Lots 14 thru 16, Block 3, a subdivision lying in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.

 

is a blighted area and in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation and is appropriate for an Urban Renewal Project, and that the undertaking by the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, of surveys and plans for an urban renewal project of a character contemplated by Section 99.430, Revised Statutes of Missouri, as amended, and the proposed urban renewal area is hereby approved.

 

Section 2. That the Council has duly made the findings necessary for compliance with Sections 99.320 and 99.430, Revised Statutes of Missouri, as amended.

 

Section 3. That the Urban Renewal Plan for Infill Housing Urban Renewal Project Area No. 136A, 136B, 136C, 136D, and 136E, a copy of which is on file in the office of the City Clerk under Document No. 960943, and which is incorporated herein by reference, is hereby approved.

 

Section 4. That said Urban Renewal Plan is hereby found to be feasible and in conformance with the Master Plan for the development of the community as a whole.

 

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I hereby certify that as is required by Chapter 99, Revised Statutes of Missouri, 1994, as amended, all public notices and hearings required by law have been given and had.

 

 

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Secretary, City Plan Commission

 

 

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Assistant City Attorney