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Legislation #: 150422 Introduction Date: 5/28/2015
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Amending Chapter 50, Code of Ordinances, entitled Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, by repealing Sections 50-454 and 50-455 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers which add to the list of prohibited locations for street vending a defined area around the Sprint Center.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
5/28/2015 Filed by the Clerk's office
5/28/2015 Referred to Public Safety & Emergency Services Committee
6/3/2015 Hold On Agenda (6/10/2015)
6/10/2015 Advance and Do Pass as a Committee Substitute, Debate
6/11/2015 Councilmember Sharp (Second by Taylor) Move to Amend
6/11/2015 Passed as Substituted and Amended

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COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR ORDINANCE NO. 150422, AS AMENDED

 

Amending Chapter 50, Code of Ordinances, entitled Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, by repealing Sections 50-454 and 50-455 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers which add to the list of prohibited locations for street vending a defined area around the Sprint Center.

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That Chapter 50, Code of Ordinances of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, entitled Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, is hereby amended by repealing Sections 50-454 and 50-455, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections, to read as follows:

 

Sec. 50-454. Street vending prohibited locations.

 

(a)  Street vending is prohibited at the following locations:

 

(1)  In or upon any public street now or hereafter designated by the city council as a trafficway, boulevard or parkway, except as permitted by Section 50-454(3).

 

(2)  In or upon any public street, public sidewalk, public alley, or public way of the territory bounded by Brookside Boulevard and Ward Parkway on the south, Summit Street on the west, 45th Street on the north and Grand Avenue on the east, such streets being included.

 

(3)  In or upon any public street, public sidewalk, public alley, or public way on or along 13th Street between the centerline of Broadway Boulevard and the centerline of Wyandotte Street, on or along 14th Street between the centerline of Broadway Boulevard and the centerline of Central Street, on or along the south side of 14th Street between the centerline of Central Street and the centerline of Wyandotte Street, on or along the west side of Central Street between the centerline of 12th Street and the centerline of 13th Street, on or along Central Street between the centerline of 13th Street and the southernmost edge of the 14th Street right-of-way, and with the exception of mobile units, on or along the east side of Central Street between the centerline of 12th Street and the Auditorium Parking Garage entrance lanes.

 

(4) In or upon any public street, public sidewalk, public alley, public way, public building, public park, or other public place in the City bearing postings placed by the City indicating that street vending is prohibited.

 

(5)  In or upon any public street, public sidewalk, public alley, public way, public building, public park, or other public place in the City where engaging in street vending would result in a violation of this Code.

 

(6) Within the Truman Sports Complex on the property, including all roads, parking lots, sidewalks, walkways or plazas, enclosed by the road known as Dubiner Circle, except for sales by any tenant of the Truman Sports Complex or its designee.

 

(7) In or upon any public street, public sidewalk, public alley or public way on or along the east side of Grand Boulevard between the centerline of Truman Road North Drive and the centerline of 13th Street and on or along the west side of Oak Street between the centerline of Truman Road North Drive and the centerline of 13th Street and on or along Truman Road North Drive and 13th Street between the centerline of Grand Boulevard and the centerline of Oak Street.

 

(b)  Vending in any public building or other public place not specifically provided for by this Article is prohibited except as may be authorized by the governmental agency having charge of the facility. Such vending shall comply with all the conditions applicable to street vendors.

 

(c)  Street vending in or upon any property under the jurisdiction of the Department of Parks and Recreation, including any and all public streets, public sidewalks, public alleys, public ways, public buildings and other public places in or upon the property, is prohibited unless authorized by the Director of Parks and Recreation or his designee. Any authorized vending in or upon any property under the jurisdiction of the Department of Parks and Recreations shall be conducted in accordance with the terms and conditions applicable to street vendors and such additional rules and regulations as may be established by the department.

 

Sec. 50-455. Same exemptions.

 

(a)  Nothing in this Article shall be construed to prohibit businesses from operating a sidewalk café, provided they have obtained an annual sidewalk café permit pursuant to Section 64-164.

 

(b)   Nothing in this Article shall be construed to alter or prohibit the operation of any municipal market, presently existing or established in the future by an act of the City Council.

 

(c)  Nothing in this Article shall be construed to prohibit street vending within an area closed by special permit issued by the City, including, but not limited to, permits for street fairs, parades, festivals and block parties, but vendors must comply with vending requirements of the special permit.

 

(d)   Nothing in this Article shall be construed to prohibit street vending in a City-designated vending area.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Lana K. Torczon

Assistant City Attorney