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Legislation #: 190789 Introduction Date: 9/19/2019
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Approving with conditions an exception request to the stream buffer setback requirements of Section 88-415, Code of Ordinances, in connection with the North Congress Storage development, located at 7557 N.W. Cookingham Drive.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
9/19/2019 Filed by the Clerk's office
9/19/2019 Referred to Neighborhood Planning and Development Committee
9/25/2019 Hold On Agenda (10/9/2019)
10/9/2019 Hold On Agenda (10/16/2019)
10/23/2019 Advance and Do Pass as a Committee Substitute, Debate
10/24/2019 Passed as Substituted

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COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR ORDINANCE NO. 190789

 

Approving with conditions an exception request to the stream buffer setback requirements of Section 88-415, Code of Ordinances, in connection with the North Congress Storage development, located at 7557 N.W. Cookingham Drive.

WHEREAS, on September 13, 2019, Sunrise Engineering submitted an application for an exception to the stream buffer setback requirements to the City in accordance with Section 88-415-08-B on behalf of North Congress Storage LP (Developer) for the property located at 7557 N.W. Cookingham Drive; and

 

WHEREAS, the application is on file in the office of the Director of City Planning and Development showing the details of the exceptions requested; and

 

WHEREAS, the Developer believes that strict application of one or more stream buffer standards would result in an unnecessary hardship for the subject property and that such unnecessary hardship is unique to the subject property and not generally applicable to other similarly situated properties, and that adequate measures will be put in place to protect the integrity of the stream buffer that includes appropriate mitigation of disturbed natural resources; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the Council finds that strict application of one or more stream buffer standards would result in an unnecessary hardship for the subject property and that such unnecessary hardship is unique to the subject property and not generally applicable to other similarly situated property, and that adequate measures will be put in place to protect the integrity of the stream buffer that includes appropriate mitigation of disturbed natural resources. Therefore, the Council grants an exception to the stream buffer setback requirements of Section 88-415, Code of Ordinances, in connection with the North Congress Storage development, located at 7557 N.W. Cookingham Drive, subject to the following conditions:

 

1.      The Developer shall obtain a floodplain certificate from Development Services.

 

2.      Plans for the proposed retaining walls shown around the detention basins shall be submitted to the City for review and approval prior to construction.

 

3.      The Developer shall submit a final stream buffer plan reflecting the exceptions to the Land Development Division for approval prior to issuance of any permits.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

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Katherine Chandler

Associate City Attorney