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Last Published: 12/6/2006 11:21:10 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:4 - ED FORD, TROY NASH, BONNIE COOPER, MARY WILLIAMS-NEAL
 

030117
RESOLUTION - Amending the Downtown Industrial Area Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an area generally bounded from Truman Road on the north, Grand Boulevard on the east, 19th Street on the south and Baltimore Avenue and Wyandotte Street on the west by changing the recommended land uses from "light industry" to "mixed uses".


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "IMMEDIATE ADOPTION"
John Eckardt, City Planning & Development Department stated that the project location is 15th Street on the north, Grand Boulevard on the east, 19th Street on the south and Wyandotte Street on the west. The reason for the project is to consider approval of the Crossroad General Development Plan for PIEA (Planned Industrial Expansion Authority) and the declare the area to be blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment. Resolution 030117 will amend the Downtown Industrial Area Plan. Ordinance 030118 approves the General Area Plan for Crossroads. The area takes up about eleven blocks. Mr. Eckardt, gave an overview of the plan: 1) Major Street Plan; 2) Arterial Street Impact Fee; 3) History of the project and 4) Plan review. PIEA have declared the area to be blighted. Al Figuly, PIEA stated that the process started in September there have been several changes. Brad Nicholson, Tom Levett, John Thomas spoke in support of the plan (Hand outs are in file in the City Clerk's Office). Councilman Nash thinks the plan is very good for the area.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

030118
Approving a General Development Plan for the Crossroads Planning Area generally bounded by 15th Street on the north, Grand Boulevard on the east, 19th Street on the south and Wyandotte Street on the west, declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted area, insanitary or undeveloped industrial area and its redevelopment necessary for the preservation of the public peace, prosperity, health, safety, morals and welfare; and approving the ad valorem tax benefits pursuant to Section 100.570, RSMo 1994.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS"
John Eckardt, City Planning & Development Department stated that the project location is 15th Street on the north, Grand Boulevard on the east, 19th Street on the south and Wyandotte Street on the west. The reason for the project is to consider approval of the Crossroad General Development Plan for PIEA (Planned Industrial Expansion Authority) and the declare the area to be blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment. Resolution 030117 will amend the Downtown Industrial Area Plan. Ordinance 030118 approves the General Area Plan for Crossroads. The area takes up about eleven blocks. Mr. Eckardt, gave an overview of the plan: 1) Major Street Plan; 2) Arterial Street Impact Fee; 3) History of the project and 4) Plan review. PIEA have declared the area to be blighted. Al Figuly, PIEA stated that the process started in September there have been several changes. Brad Nicholson, Tom Levett, John Thomas spoke in support of the plan (Hand outs are in file in the City Clerk's Office). Councilman Nash thinks the plan is very good for the area.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

030132
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0459, rezoning an area of approximately .68 acres generally located at the southwest corner of E. 31st Street and Gillham Plaza from Districts C-3a2 (Intermediate Business, High Buildings) and M-1 (Light Industry) to District C-3a2 (Intermediate Business, High Buildings). (11062-P-1)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS"
Ordinances 030132 and 030133 are related cases. Tim Parks, City Planning & Development Department gave an overview of the ordinance. A committe substitute was submitted for ordinance 030133. Committee recommends approval
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

030133
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0460, rezoning an area of approximately .68 acres generally located at the southwest corner of E. 31st Street and Gillham Plaza from District C-3a2 (Intermediate Business, High Buildings) to District PD/C-3a2 (Planned District/Intermediate Business, High Buildings)., and approving a development plan for the same. (11062-PD-2)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE"
Ordinances 030132 and 030133 are related cases. Tim Parks, City Planning & Development Department gave an overview of the ordinance. A committe substitute was submitted for ordinance 030133. Committee recommends approval
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

030188
Approving the development plan submitted by the D.A. Holmes Redevelopment Corporation for the redevelopment of an approximately 3.07 acre tract of land generally located at the southwest corner of 30th Street and Benton Boulevard; declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted area and its redevelopment necessary for the preservation of the public peace, prosperity, health, safety, morals and welfare; authorizing the Director of Finance to enter into a contract with the D.A. Holmes Redevelopment Corporation; and authorizing certain tax abatement within the plan area. (586-S).


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"
It was the consensus of the committee to hold ordinance 030188 on the agenda until March 5, 2003.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

030191
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Stating the resolution of the Council to establish an economic development incentive policy and to continue the process of developing the policy with input of community stakeholders.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"
It was the consensus of the committee to hold resolution on the agenda until March 5, 2003.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

030196
Authorizing a Cooperative Agreement with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority for construction and construction contract administration of storm sewer improvements along Madison/ Belleview from Woodswether Road to 8th Street, and along 8th Street from Madison/Belleview to Mulberry Street; authorizing an amendment to the Cooperative Agreement dated April 11, 2001, with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri for reconstruction of roadways in the same vicinity; and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"
Stan Harris, Public Works Department testified on the ordinance. Committee recommends to hold ordinance on the agenda until March 5, 2003.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

011509
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0385, rezoning an area of approximately 35.5 acres generally located on the east side of N.W. Waukomis Drive approximately 1,000 feet south of N.W. 64th Street from Districts R-1a (One-Family Dwellings) and PD/RA (Planned District/Agricultural) to District R-1b (One-Family Dwellings). (11777-P-6)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"
Ordinances 011509 and 011510 are related cases. Larry Stice, City Planning & Development Department presented the case to the committee. Much dialogue was given regarding the project. Nine acres was sold to the Parks and Recreation Department. It was the consensus of the committee to hold these ordinances on the agenda until March 5, 2003.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

011510
(Sub.)
Approving a Community Unit Project on an approximately 35.5 acre tract of land generally located on the east side of N.W. Waukomis Drive approximately 1,000 feet south of N.W. 64th Street. (11777-CUP-7)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"
Ordinances 011509 and 011510 are related cases. Larry Stice, City Planning & Development Department presented the case to the committee. Much dialogue was given regarding the project. Nine acres was sold to the Parks and Recreation Department. It was the consensus of the committee to hold these ordinances on the agenda until March 5, 2003.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

021455
RESOLUTION - Declaring the City support for the private development of a nine acre parcel owned by the Housing Authority in the Columbus Park area, and encouraging the Housing Authority to sell the property to the City to facilitate its development.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"
Committee recommended to hold ordinance 021455 on the agenda until March 5, 2003.
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0

021492
(Sub.)
Amending Chapters 12 and 56, Code of Ordinances, to add two new Sections 12-10, Certifications of haunted house type facilities in the central business district and 56-467, Removal of signs in the central business district.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"
Committee recommended to hold the ordinance on the agenda for two weeks to allow review of the Committee Substitute..
Ayes: 4 - Ford, Nash, Cooper, Williams-Neal
Nays: 0
 
 There will be a closed session regarding a Real Estate Transaction pursuant to RSMo 610.021(2).