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Legislation #: 150475 Introduction Date: 6/11/2015
Type: Resolution Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER FORD
Title: Approving an amendment to the Greater Downtown Area Plan for an area of approximately 3 acres generally located north of W. 16th Street, west of Baltimore Avenue, south of W. Truman Road and east of Wyandotte Street by changing the recommended maximum building height of 130 feet and FAR 10 to “no maximum height and FAR 15.” (675-S-5)

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
6/11/2015 Filed by the Clerk's office
6/11/2015 Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
6/17/2015 Immediate Adoption
6/18/2015 Adopted

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C000675S5_FactSheet_06_16_15.doc Fact Sheet 53K fact sheet
C000675S5_STAFFRPT_06_16_15.doc Staff Report 610K staff report

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RESOLUTION NO. 150475

 

Approving an amendment to the Greater Downtown Area Plan for an area of approximately 3 acres generally located north of W. 16th Street, west of Baltimore Avenue, south of W. Truman Road and east of Wyandotte Street by changing the recommended maximum building height of 130 feet and FAR 10 to “no maximum height and FAR 15.” (675-S-5)

 

WHEREAS, the Greater Downtown Area Plan was approved as a guide for the development and redevelopment of that area generally bounded by the city limits of North Kansas City on the north, the state line on the west, 31st Street on the south and Woodland Avenue on the east by Committee Substitute for Resolution No. 100049, adopted March 11, 2010; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Development Department has recommended that the maximum building height be changed to no maximum height and FAR 15 in an area generally located north of W. 16th Street, west of Baltimore Avenue, south of W. Truman Road and east of Wyandotte Street; and

 

WHEREAS, on June 16, 2015, the City Plan Commission recommended approval of such amendment to the Greater Downtown Area Plan; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section A. That the Greater Downtown Area Plan is hereby amended to change the maximum building height to no maximum height and FAR 15 in an area generally located north of W. 16th Street, west of Baltimore Avenue, south of W. Truman Road and east of Wyandotte Street.

 

Section B. That in all other respects the Greater Downtown Area Plan remains in full force and effect.

 

Section C. That this amendment is consistent and complies with the FOCUS Kansas City Plan, adopted on October 30, 1997, by Committee Substitute for Resolution No. 971268, and is adopted as a supplement to the FOCUS Kansas City Plan.

 

Section D. That the Council finds and declares that before taking any action on the proposed plan, that all public notices and hearings required by law have been given and had.

 

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