RESOLUTION NO. 050431

 

Approving an amendment for the Downtown East Area Plan to allow public/semi-public use in an area generally bounded by I-70 on the north, E. 19th Street on the south, The Paseo on the east and Harrison Street on the west. (211-S-11)

 

WHEREAS, the Downtown East Area Plan was approved as a guide for the development and redevelopment of that area generally bounded on the south by 23rd Street, on the west by Troost Avenue, and on the north and east by I-70 by Resolution No. 49636, adopted October 19, 1978; and

 

WHEREAS, said Downtown East Area Plan was amended by Resolution No. 920054 adopted February 13, 1992 and by Resolution No. 63757, adopted April 13, 1989; and

 

WHEREAS, it has been determined that it is appropriate to provide for further modification of said Downtown East Area Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Development Department has recommended that the land use designations of said Plan be modified to allow public/semi-public development in an area generally bounded by I-70 on the north, E. 19th Street on the south, The Paseo on the east and Harrison Street on the west; and

 

WHEREAS, on March 1, 2005, the City Plan Commission recommended approval of such amendment to the Downtown East Area Plan; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section A. That the Downtown East Area Plan is hereby amended by modifying the recommended land use designations for a certain area to allow public/semi-public development use, as more specifically identified on Exhibit A, attached hereto and made a part hereof.

 

Section B. That in all other respects, the Downtown East Area Plan, as amended, remains in full force and effect.

 

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

 

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