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Last Published: 10/15/2007 1:49:17 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:4 - CHARLES EDDY, ALVIN BROOKS, BILL SKAGGS, TERRY RILEY
 

051436
(Sub.)
Amending Article VIII of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, relating to the Classification and Compensation Plan, by repealing Sections 2-1075, 2-1078, 2-1086, 2-1098 and 2-1099 adopting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers, which modifies language related to classified employees covered by the Memorandum of Understanding with Local 3808, International Association of Fire Fighters.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Gary O'Bannon, Human Resources, explained that the ordinance substitution before the committee was for the approval of an amendment to Article 8 of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, MO. The substitution modifies language that allows classified employees to be eligible for merit compensation. There was a resolution and presentation that had come before the committee that explained the reason for the request. Chief Smokey Dyer was present. There was no further testimony. Mr. O'Bannon requested an advance for the ordinance.
Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0

050953
(Sub.)
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on August 8, 2006, a question amending the Charter of Kansas City by repealing its current twenty articles and enacting thirteen new articles to be known as the Charter of the City of Kansas City, to reflect the home rule authority granted by the Missouri Constitution; to require elected officials be residents of the City immediately prior to their election; authorize the delegation of duties among City departments; to authorize the establishment of new park districts; to re-establish the Internal Auditor as an appointee of the City Manager; to accelerate the adoption of ordinances by requiring two rather than three readings; to require the establishment of debt and economic incentive policies; require decennial review of the Charter; to authorize the Council to impose payments in lieu of taxes on enterprise departments of the City not to exceed 10% of the department’s gross revenues; and provide for other municipal purposes; fixing the dates when the amendments shall take effect; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of the election on or after May 26, 2006, but not later than May 30, 2006; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (12/7/2005)"

Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0

051253
(Sub.)
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on August 8, 2006, a question amending the Charter of Kansas City to require a committee of petitioners seeking the recall of the Mayor or a Council member to identify the actions or failure to act on the part of the official, which must be related to the official’s duties, which forms the basis of the recall and requiring placement of the grounds before the voters; eliminating the question of recall and providing for a single election at which the official and any other qualified candidate may seek to serve the remainder of the term of office of the official subject to the recall petition; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of the election on or after May 26, 2006, but not later than May 30, 2006; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (12/7/2005)"

Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0

051254
(Sub.)
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on August 8, 2006, a question amending the Charter of Kansas City to increase the mandatory retirement age of municipal judges from age 65 to age 70; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of the election on or after May 26, 2006, but not later than May 30, 2006; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (12/7/2005)"

Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0

051255
(Sub.)
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on August 8, 2006, a question amending the Charter of Kansas City to extend term limits applicable to future Mayors and Councils from two to three consecutive terms; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of the election on or after May 26, 2006, but not later than May 30, 2006; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (12/7/2005)"

Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0

051256
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on April 4, 2006, a question amending the Charter of Kansas City to permit the removal of property not exceeding one acre devoted to park property forever from the parks system by ordinance; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of the election on or after January 20, 2006, but not later than January 24, 2006; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (12/7/2005)"

Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0

051401
Authorizing the City Manager to execute an agreement with the American Royal Association and the Kansas City, Missouri American Royal Arena Corporation stating the intent to amend the existing facilities agreement among the parties and allowing the use of the Liberty Lot for certain development activities, all subject to certain conditions precedent.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (12/7/2005)"

Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0

051422
(Sub.)
Authorizing the City Manager to execute a cooperative and purchase agreement with the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, for the development and conveyance of the property formerly known as the Richards-Gebaur Air Force Base; authorizing the City Manager to execute a special warranty deed conveying the property to the Port Authority; and authorizing certain other necessary documents and actions.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (12/7/2005)"

Ayes: 4 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley
Nays: 0