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Last Published: 12/28/2011 3:37:45 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:5 - ED FORD, JIM GLOVER, SCOTT TAYLOR, SCOTT WAGNER, CINDY CIRCO
 

110791
Vacating a portion of W. 8th Street between Belleview Avenue and Madison Avenue, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; retaining a utility easement; accepting a public easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1635-V)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
There was no testimony taken on this consent item.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

110794
(Sub.)
Amending Section 88-445-15.C, Nonconforming Signs, to provide for the relocation of signs in the public interest.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (11/2/2011)"

110812
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Amending the 2011 One Year Action Plan and authorizing submission of a Substantial Amendment to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for its consideration in order to allocate program income and previously unallocated Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) funds.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (11/16/2011)"
Dan Schmelzinger, Housing, testified on behalf of this resolution. This ordinance will allocate $127,383 in HOME program income received from HEDFC and $451,032 in previously unallocated Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) funds to the refinancing and rehabilitation of the Squier Park Townhomes project. Dan Schmelzinger asked that this to be held until 11-16-11.

110817
Authoring acceptance of a $141,528.00 Fair Housing Assistance Program Grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the purpose of investigating discriminatory housing complaints; estimating and appropriating $141,528.00; and designating requisitioning authority.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Mickey Dean, Human Relations, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance authorizes acceptance of the Fair Housing Assistance Program grant and authorizes the Director of the Human Relations Department to investigate discrimination complaints in housing and public accommodations.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

110822
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to create a rezoning proposal to complement the development of a fixed rail system on Main Street, and to present it to the Council within ninety days.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "IMMEDIATE ADOPTION AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE"
Councilman Johnson testified on behalf of this ordinance. Tom Coyle, City Planning, and Troy Schulte, City Manager, were present to answer questions from the committee. This resolution is directing the City Manager to create a rezoning proposal to compliment the development of a fixed rail system on Main Street.
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

110206
Revoking a previously approved preliminary plan in District C-2-p on a 0.58 acre tract of land generally located on the north side of W. 104th Street about 350 feet west of Madison Avenue. (9559-P-3)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Doug Farchmin, FarchminDicus, P.C., was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance is amending a previously approved preliminary development plan for the purpose of revoking said plan, to allow for re-use of an existing building for general automobile repair about 0.58 acres generally located on the north side of W 104th Street about 350 feet west of Madison Avenue (1004 W 104th Street).
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

110207
Rezoning an area of approximately 0.62 acres generally located on the north side of W. 104th Street, about 350 feet west of Madison Avenue , from Districts B1-1 and B3-2 to District B3-2. (9559-P-4)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Doug Farchmin, FarchminDicus, P.C., was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance is amending a previously approved preliminary development plan for the purpose of revoking said plan, to allow for re-use of an existing building for general automobile repair about 0.58 acres generally located on the north side of W 104th Street about 350 feet west of Madison Avenue (1004 W 104th Street).
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

110564
(Sub.)
Amending Section 88-445-11-B of the Zoning and Development Code to alter the requirements regarding council approved signage plans. 


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS AS A SECOND COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE"
Tom Coyle, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will limit the use of the Council Approved Signage Plan by increasing the amount of acreage required for the plan and by adding additional requirements to limit the options for combining parcels for inclusion in the sign plan Testimony: Councilman Sharp
Ayes: 5 - Ford, Glover, Taylor, Wagner, Circo
Nays: 0

110786
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 39, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 39-2, Definitions, and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter, to reflect amendments to the Major Street Plan.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (11/16/2011)"
 
 There will be discussion of Economic Development Priorities. Councilman Wagner led the discussion regarding the Priorities of the City in regards to Economic Development. Discussion on the EDI (Economic Development Incentives) Policy led by John Crawford, EDC. John Crawford, EDC and Randy Landes, Finance, gave this presentation to the committee. The handout is on file in the City Clerk's Office. There may be general discussion regarding current Planning, Zoning and Economic Development issues. There was no general discussion. Pursuant to the following subsections of Section 610.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri, there may be a closed session to discuss: (1) legal matters, litigation, or privileged communications with attorneys, pursuant to subsection 1; (2) real estate, pursuant to subsection 2; (3) personnel, pursuant to subsection 3 and 13; and/or (4) sealed bids or proposals, pursuant to subsection 12. There was no Closed Session. The City Clerk's Office now has equipment for the hearing impaired for use with every meeting. To check out the equipment please see the secretary for each committee. Be prepared to leave your Driver's License or State issued Identification Card with the secretary and she will give you the equipment. Upon returning the equipment your license will be returned.