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Legislation #: 130849 Introduction Date: 10/31/2013
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Approving the Kansas City Register nomination for the “St. James Baptist Church” located at 508 W. 43rd Street as required by Chapter 88-580-01-B of the Administrative Code of the City of Kansas City, Missouri. (250-S-119)

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
10/30/2013 Filed by the Clerk's office
10/31/2013 Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
11/6/2013 Advance and Do Pass, Debate
11/7/2013 Passed

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ORDINANCE NO. 130849

 

Approving the Kansas City Register nomination for the “St. James Baptist Church” located at 508 W. 43rd Street as required by Chapter 88-580-01-B of the Administrative Code of the City of Kansas City, Missouri. (250-S-119)

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section1. That the St. James Baptist Church located at 508 W. 43rd Street is hereby designated for inclusion in the Kansas City Register of Historic Places (H/O Overlay).

 

Section 2: That the location is more specifically described as follows:

 

East 128 Feet of South 60 Feet Lot 7, Edmund Prices Addition.

 

Section 3. That the Historic Preservation Commission determined that the ‘St. James Baptist Churchis eligible for inclusion in the Kansas City Register under Criterion A in the area of Ethnic History: African American as part of the historic resources of the Steptoe Neighborhood of Kansas City and that St. James Baptist Church is the only surviving example of an African American institution related to the Steptoe community remaining in the Westport Neighborhood.

 

Section 4. That the City Council approves the nomination of the “St. James Baptist Church”, located at 508 W. 43rd Street, for inclusion in the Kansas City Register of Historic Places.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

 

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Nicole Rowlette

Assistant City Attorney