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Last Published: 6/4/2005 11:50:07 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:12 - GEORGE BLACKWOOD, ED FORD, KELVIN SIMMONS, JUDITH SWOPE, TERESA LOAR, JIM GLOVER, PAUL DANAHER, RONALD FINLEY, MARY WILLIAMS-NEAL, EVERT ASJES, AGGIE STACKHAUS, KEN BACCHUS
Excused:1 - EMANUEL ZCLEAVER(OLD)
 

971524
RESOLUTION - Declaring Thursday, October 23, 1997 as Ford Day in Kansas City.

971525
RESOLUTION - Congratulating Reverend Eric D. Belt upon his installation as Pastor of St. Stephen Baptist Church.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971526
RESOLUTION - Recognizing and congratulating the Southtown Council on the occasion of its 15th Anniversary.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971527
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the accomplishments of Lesa Lewis who recently claimed first place in the 1997 Women's USA Body Building Competition in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 12, 1997.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971530
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the Director of Public Works regarding Emergency Traffic Regulation Nos. E-20357 through E-20366.


Received And Filed

971531
COMMUNICATION - Notice to the Mayor and City Council from the City Clerk regarding Certificate of Insufficiency of Referendum Petition filed on Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 971040, As Amended.


Received And Filed

971415
RESOLUTION - Amending the Westport Planning Area Plan by repealing the adopted Land Use Plan and Map and approving a new Land Use Plan and Map for the area generally located west of Central Street from 36th Street to 37th Street and the area generally located at the southwest corner of 37th Street and Central Street which changes the recommended land uses from "multi-family residential-low density uses" to "retail uses".


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 1 - Stackhaus

971427
Authorizing the Director of Environmental Management to enter into a First Supplemental Agreement with FINEnvironmental Consulting Engineers for the installation of a Groundwater Monitoring Network on the former ATA site (a/k/a Longfellow Heights Apartments) located at 25th and Campbell Streets and to expend $34,193.00 in previously appropriated funds therefor.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971450
Approving a $98,361.00 contract with William A. Gamble for state legislative consultant services for 1998.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971394
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0096, rezoning an area of approximately 2.8 acres generally located at the southwest corner of Wilson Avenue and Wallace Avenue from District R-2b (Two-Family Dwellings) to District R-5 (High Apartments). (9277-P-1)


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971395
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0097, rezoning an area of approximately 2.8 acres generally located at the southwest corner of Wilson Avenue and Wallace Avenue from District R-5 (High Apartments) to District PD/R-5 (Planned District/High Apartments), and approving a development plan for the same. (9277-PD-2)


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971459
(Sub.)
Vacating Broadway from a line drawn 25 feet south of and parallel to the south line of Avenida Cesar E. Chavez (said south line being the easterly prolongation of the north line of Lot 1, "Hills Subdivision") to the north line of Pershing Road, all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. (1239-V)


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971464
Accepting various deeds and easements conveying land to the City for public use purposes as part of the Blue River Rechannelization and directing the City Clerk to file same.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances 971500, 971410, 971452, 971453, 971501, 971502 (sub), 971401, 971460, 971475, 971482, 971498, 971499, 971505 and 971504 and that these ordinances be advanced for final consideration at this time.
Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971500
Appropriating $285,000.00 from various accounts for the expenses of the November 4, 1997 special election; reestimating revenue in the General Fund by the amount of $285,000.00; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971410
Approving a $251,100.00 contract with A.D. Jacobson, Inc. for Contract No. 594 Odor Incinerator Repairs and Modifications; and authorizing $275,625.00 in funding.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood
Nays: 0

971452
Authorizing a $72,346.75 contract with T.S.C. of Kansas, Inc., for reconstructing sidewalks, curbs, driveway entrances, and appurtenances all along East Monroe Street from 44th Street to 45th Street; adjusting appropriations by $9,455.00; authorizing assessment of the costs against the properties benefited; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $91,659.00 in previously appropriated funds for the project; appropriating $164.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971453
Authorizing a $35,592.90 contract with T.S.C. of Kansas, Inc., for reconstructing sidewalks, curbs, driveway entrances, and appurtenances along East 65th Street from Agnes to Walrond Street; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $45,263.00 in previously appropriated funds for the project; and appropriating $164.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971501
Amending Chapter 38, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 38-85.5 and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971502
(Sub.)
Authorizing the Director of Human Relations to enter into a one year contract with the TIF Commission for the City to implement, administer and monitor TIF's affirmative action and minority and women's business enterprise program; authorizing the Director of Human Relations to extend such contract for up to one additional year and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971401
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0098, rezoning an area of approximately 15.6 acres generally bounded by Knickerbocker Place and 36th Street on the north, Central Street, the alley west of Central Street and Broadway on the east, 39th Street on the south, and Washington and Pennsylvania on the west from Districts C-2 (Local Retail Business), C-3a2 (Intermediate Business, High Buildings), R-4 (Low Apartments), and URD (Urban Redevelopment District) to District URD (Urban Redevelopment District), and approving a development plan for the same. (11525-URD-1)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 1 - Stackhaus

971460
Vacating a pedestrian way, as dedicated by the Plat of "Troostwood", lying between Lot 5 and Lot 6, "Troostwood" from the east line of Troost Avenue to a line connecting the southeast corner of said Lot 5 to the northeast corner of said Lot 6; and vacating a pedestrian way, as dedicated by the Plat of "Troostwood", lying between Lot 17 and Lot 18, "Troostwood" from the east line of Troost Avenue to the east line of said Lots 17 and 18, all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. (1254-V)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971475
Approving the plat of Tall Oaks, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971482
Authorizing execution of a lease agreement with the Kansas City, Missouri School District for office space at the Linwood Multi-Purpose Center at a rate of $2,171.70 per month or $26,060.40 annually.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood
Nays: 0

971498
Authorizing an amendment to the Cooperative Agreement with the Missouri Department of Economic Development for the Urban Enterprise Loan Grant Program and directing the City Clerk to record same.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood
Nays: 0

971499
Authorizing execution of a contract amendment with Grant Thornton, L.L.P. increasing the amount by $26,000.00 for a total amount of $79,200.00 for the Minority Business Development Center.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971505
Reducing the appropriation in the Avenida C. Chavez Improvements account of the General Fund by the sum of $90,000.00; appropriating said sum to the Multi-Family Housing LUT-2 account; designating requisitioning authority; and authorizing a contract amendment with the Housing and Economic Development Financial Corporation, increasing the amount by $90,000.00, for the Multi-Family Housing Loan Program.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971504
Approving a $10,000.00 contract amendment with the East Meyer Community Association for the "Heart-N-Soul" Festival from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund (Fifth and City-Wide Council Districts), increasing the amount thereof to a total of $20,000.00.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on second readings on pages 8-9 and that these ordinances be listed next week for third reading.
Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

971451
Authorizing a $301,427.00 agreement with Taliaferro and Brown, Inc., for engineering services in connection with Blue Parkway and 55th Street Intersection Improvements, Blue Parkway and Sni-A-Bar Intersection Improvements; and Blue Parkway and Eastwood Trafficway Intersection Improvements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $301,427.00 in previously appropriated funds for the project; and appropriating $754.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971454
Authorizing a $66,834.07 contract with George Butler Associates for Contract No. 7097 Design of a new fueling facility at the Water Treatment Plant; and authorizing funding therefor.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971488
Approving a $239,775.00 option to renew Contract No. 523 Phase II Private Line Sewer Repair with Wilson Plumbing Co. and authorizing $239,775.00 in funding.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971489
Authorizing a $192,233.00 agreement with Camp Dresser & McKee Inc. for Contract No. 7073 for design of automation of the Water facilities and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $211,500.00.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971490
Authorizing a $300,216.00 Amendment No. 1 to an Agreement with TranSystems Corporation for Project No. C08 - Airport Signage, Lighting & Guardrails at Kansas City International Airport and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $330,216.00.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971491
Authorizing a $3,873,523.62 contract with Collins & Herman Inc., for Project No. C08 - Airport Signage, Lighting & Guardrails at Kansas City International Airport and appropriating funds in the amount of $4,270,824.00.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

970955
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0072, rezoning an area of approximately 1.6 acres generally located at the northeast corner of 63rd Street and Troost Avenue from Districts R-1b (One-Family Dwellings) and C-3a2 (Intermediate Business, High Buildings) to District URD (Urban Redevelopment District), and approving a development plan for the same. (11973-URD)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971048
(Sub.)
Approving the development plan submitted by the 63rd and Troost Redevelopment Corporation on an approximately 1.5 acre tract of land generally located at the northeast corner of 63rd Street and Troost Avenue; 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 63rd and Troost Redevelopment Corporation; authorizing certain tax abatement within the plan area; and authorizing the Mayor to issue a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity authorizing 63rd and Troost Redevelopment Corporation to acquire certain property by the exercise of eminent domain.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971077
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Amending the South Central Area Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Map in an area generally located at the northeast corner of 63rd Street and Troost Avenue from low density residential uses to retail commercial uses.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971474
Accepting various deeds conveying land to the City for public use purposes as part of the Civic Mall and directing the City Clerk to file same.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971497
(Sub.)
Amending Ordinance No. 971045, passed July 31, 1997, by repealing and reenacting Section 6 regarding the effective date of the vacation of certain portions of 20th Street, Belleview Avenue, Pennway Terrace, and Jarboe Street in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. (1222-V)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971483
Approving a $50,000.00 contract with the Hotel and Motel Association for hosting the Professional Convention Managers Association's Annual Convention from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund (First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Council Districts).


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on first readings on pages 10-12 and that these ordinances be listed next week in the committee so designated.
Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Finley, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

971532
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0103, rezoning an area of approximately 4 acres generally located approximately 820 feet north of 63rd Street, east of the Kansas City Southern Railroad right of way, from District R-1a (One-Family Dwellings) to District M-1 (Light Industry). (11077-P-4)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
Ordinance 971532 was introduced by Councilmember Simmons and Bacchus.

971533
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0104, rezoning an area of approximately 8.25 acres generally located at 6100 East 63rd Street from Districts M-1 (Light Industry) and PD/M-1 (Planned District/Light Industry) to District PD/M-1 (Planned District/Light Industry), and approving a development plan for the same. (11077-P-5)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
Ordinance 971533 was introduced by Councilmember Simmons and Bacchus.

971534
Authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into a purchase agreement with the Housing Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, for the purchase of the Heritage House building and property located at 1016 Locust Street to provide additional property for the Downtown Civic Mall; authorizing the expenditure of up to $455,000.00 therefor; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
Ordinance 971534 was introduced by Councilmember Bacchus.

971529
Authorizing execution of a Fourth Amendment to the Financial Assistance Award Agreement with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Union Station Assistance Corporation which extends the time for completion of construction.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

971519
Authorizing execution of Supplemental Agreement No. 17 with the FAA for the deletion of Item Nos. 22 (ASDE Site) and 23 (ASDE-3 Fixed Target Reflectors) from the FAA Master Site lease at Kansas City International Airport.


Referred City Operations Committee

971520
Giving permission to the City of Independence, Missouri, to install and maintain two groundwater observation wells in N.E. 40th Street, 3,700 feet east of Highway 210, in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; assessing an encroachment fee in the amount of $25.00; and estimating revenue in the amount of $25.00.


Referred City Operations Committee

971521
Authorizing a $31,425.75 contract with Sarai Construction, Inc., for constructing a sidewalk and appurtenances on Ruskin Way from 109th Terrace to Blue Ridge Boulevard; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $38,425.75 in previously appropriated funds for the project; and appropriating $79.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred City Operations Committee

971522
Authorizing a $48,025.17 First Supplement to Agreement No. 920748 with TranSystems Corporation for engineering services in connection with N.W. 64th-68th Street Connector; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $48,025.17 in previously appropriated funds for the project; and appropriating $120.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred City Operations Committee

971523
Authorizing a $117,217.00 Third Supplement to Agreement No. 950143 with Burns and McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc., for engineering services in connection with Northeast Industrial District Storm System Improvements and Master Planning; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $117,217.00 in previously appropriated funds for the project; and appropriating $293.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred City Operations Committee

971416
RESOLUTION - Amending the Winchester Land Use and Development Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an area generally located at the northwest corner of 66th Street and Winchester Avenue by changing the land use designation from "low density residential uses" to "limited redevelopment with specific guidelines".


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971506
Approving the plat of Superior Automall, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached subordination agreement.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971507
Approving the plat of The Highlands RLDS Church, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached deferral agreement.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971509
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0099, rezoning an area of approximately 105.2 acres generally located on the west side of Winchester Avenue north of 66th Street from Districts R-1a (One-Family Dwellings) and C-3a2-p (Intermediate Business, High Buildings - Limited District) to District URD (Urban Redevelopment District), and approving a development plan for the same. (7762-URD-10)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971510
Approving the plat of Airworld Center Twenty-Third Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971512
Authorizing execution of a Second Amended Cooperative Agreement with the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, increasing the contract amount by $120,000.00 for a total contract amount of $3,120,000.00, for land acquisition, demolition and site preparation for Block 64A of the Civic Mall Tax Increment Financing Plan and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971513
Authorizing execution of a Second Amended Agreement with Kingston Environmental Services, increasing the contract amount by $10,915.00 for a total contract amount of $45,384.00, for certain technical and/or professional environmental assessment services.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971514
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District CP-3 (Regional Planned Business Center) on approximately a 4.13 acre tract of land generally located on the north side of N.E. Vivion Road, approximately 80 feet east of Old Pike Road. (6651-CP-1)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971515
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0100, rezoning an area of approximately .744 acres generally located on the south side of 43rd Street, west and east of Spruce Avenue, from District PD/R-4 (Planned District/Low Apartments) to District R-1a (One-Family Dwellings). (10970-P-3)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971516
(Sub.)
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the First Amendment to the Grand Boulevard Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan; approving the First Amendment to the Grand Boulevard Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan; and designating an Amended Redevelopment Area.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971518
Approving and designating Project C-2 of the Grand Boulevard Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

971528
Reducing an appropriation in the General Fund in the amount of $22,500.00 and appropriating said sum to an account in the General Fund for capital improvements in the Fifth Council District.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee