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Last Published: 12/8/2006 12:47:16 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:3 - CHARLES EDDY, BILL SKAGGS, ALVIN BROOKS
Excused:1 - JIM ROWLAND
 

030909
Reducing appropriations in the amount of $340,776.00 in the Public Safety Bond Fund; appropriating the sum of $940,171.00 in the Fire Facility Improvements account of the Public Safety Bond Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS"
Nathan McCommon, Budget Office, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance would give the Fire Department the authority to spend the remainder of funds in the Public Safety Fund Account. The money will be applied to new facilities in the Fire Department. One the Fire Stations will be located in the 99th and Holmes area. The other is located at Brighton and 152 Highway. Several of the other stations will get improvements.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Brooks
Nays: 0

030917
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Authorizing the development of financing for various improvements to the sanitary sewer system through the issuance of tax-exempt sanitary sewer revenue bonds by the City in an approximate principal amount not to exceed $30 million, and authorizing certain other actions pursuant thereto.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "IMMEDIATE ADOPTION AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE"
Randy Landis, Finance Department, testified on behalf of this resolution. This resolution would enable Water Services Department to develop the financing for this years installment of the sanitary sewer revenue bonds. The amount will be increased from $20,000,000 to $30,000,000. This is the seventh sale of the bonds, done since 1997.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Brooks
Nays: 0

030918
(Sub.)
Establishing the G.0. Bonds Downtown/Neighborhood Series 2003F Project Fund; estimating revenues in the amount of $20,276,178 in the G.O. Bonds Downtown/Neighborhood Series 2003F Project Fund and appropriating the same; estimating revenue in the G.O. Bonds Downtown/Neighborhood Debt Fund in the amount of $36,136 representing accrued interest; appropriating additional funds for fiscal year 2004 debt service, authorizing the Director of Finance to transfer outstanding encumbrances and expenditures from the General Fund to the G.O. Bonds Downtown/Neighborhood Series 2003F Project Fund; designating requisitioning authorities; and authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon completion.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE"
Randy Landis, Finance Department, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This is the final step necessary to complete the G.O. Bond sale that was held on July 17, 2003. The bonds were sold in a competitive sale to City Group, Inc. The interest rate was fixed at a true interest cost of four point three percent (4.3%). The purpose of this ordinance is to estimate the bond proceed to and appropriate the funds in the project accounts.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Brooks
Nays: 0

030920
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 2-50, Approval of resolution and ordinance drafts, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter adding a section on fiscal notes.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA"

030924
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 2-1017, Acceptance of gifts, and 2-1020, Annual financial disclosure, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter, and directing the City Clerk to file a copy of this ordinance before September 15, 2003, with the Missouri Ethics Commission.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Heather Brown, Law Department, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This is an annual ordinance that the City of Kansas City, Missouri does to establish a method of disclosing conflicts of interest for City Employees, Police Officers and members of Boards and Commissions. The state commissions this to be done every two years, but the city does it every year.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Brooks
Nays: 0

030953
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Clerk to create a plan for developing a domestic partner registry and then report back to the Council for their approval.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "IMMEDIATE ADOPTION"
Rich Noll, Assistant City Manager, gave a brief overview of the resolution/ordinances and how this would help the city employees this ordinance would concern. Millie Crossland, City Clerk, gave a brief overview of how the resolution/ordinances would affect the business of the City Clerk's Office. A copy of Ms. Crossland presentation is on file in the City Clerk's Office. Several of the residents/representatives from the City and businesses were present in the meeting. Some opposing the ordinances/resolution. Other were in support of the ordinances/resolution. A list of the names are present with the minutes of the meeting. Anthony Jordan, City Clerk's Office, also spoke as an employee of the City, testified regarding the ordinances/resolution. A copy of Mr. Jordan's presentation is on file with the minutes of the meeting.
Ayes: 2 - Eddy, Brooks
Nays: 1 - Skaggs

030954
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances by repealing Section 2-1100, Sick leave, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter pertaining to sick leave.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS"
See notes on Resolution 030953.
Ayes: 2 - Eddy, Brooks
Nays: 1 - Skaggs

030955
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 2-1101, Funeral leave, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number relating to the same general subject matter.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS"
See notes on Resolution 030953.
Ayes: 2 - Eddy, Brooks
Nays: 1 - Skaggs