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Last Published: 6/26/2014 4:25:52 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:8 - SCOTT WAGNER, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, JERMAINE REED, JAN MARCASON, MICHAEL BROOKS, SCOTT TAYLOR, JOHN SHARP
Excused:4 - DICK DAVIS, ED FORD, JIM GLOVER, CINDY CIRCO
 

140501
RESOLUTION - Honoring Marleen Leonce as a Rich Noll Pacesetter for June, 2014.


Adopted

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140503
RESOLUTION - Honoring Brenda L. Knight, Senior Engineering Technician, on her retirement from the City of Kansas City, Missouri after 27 years of dedicated service.


Adopted

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140514
RESOLUTION - Congratulating Willie Arthur Smith - Founder, Director and Advisor of the Marching Cobras, who has been known and is still being known in Greater Kansas City and abroad as “The Legendary Willie Arthur Smith” on the 45th Anniversary of the Marching Cobras.


Adopted

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140515
RESOLUTION - Declaring June 30, 2014, as St. Michael’s Veterans Center Day in coalition with St. Michael's Veterans Center, a partnership of Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph, the Yarco Company, US Bank, and the City of Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140507
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E-41858-E-41861


Received And Filed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140509
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Intent to accept the Industrial Development Contract Proposal submitted by Seven 301 Holding Co., LLC for the redevelopment of the Seven 301 Phase I Project at 7301 Tiffany Springs Road in the Seven 301 PIEA Area in the 2nd Council District.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140510
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Intent to accept the Industrial Development Contract Proposal submitted by Walnut Creek Ranch, LLC for the redevelopment of 1706 Baltimore in the Film Row PIEA Area in the 4th Council District.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140493
RESOLUTION - Establishing an additional position on the City legislative priorities that may come before the 113th United States Congress, 2nd Session in 2014.


Adopted

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140475
RESOLUTION - Amending the Plaza Urban Design and Development plan for the future development and redevelopment of the 1.17 acre area generally located on the west side of Pennsylvania Avenue, about 200 feet north of W. 47th Street, to recommend “Limited Redevelopment within Specific Guidelines” instead of “Approved Development Project.” (225-S-23)


Adopted

Ayes: 8 - Wagner, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140476
(Sub.)
Rezoning an area of approximately 1.17 acres located on the west side of Pennsylvania Avenue, about 200 feet north of W. 47th Street from District B 4-5 to District UR and approving a development plan which also serves as a preliminary plat. (14452-UR)


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 8 - Wagner, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140477
Approving a development plan in District R-6 to allow multiple principal residential buildings on a 0.70 acre lot, generally located on the south side of E. 85th Street between Euclid Avenue on the west and Brooklyn Avenue on the east. (14470-P)


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Marcason (Second by Taylor) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the Charter requirement for reading of ordinances on three separate days be waived for the ordinances on today’s docket listed as “Committee Advances” and that these ordinances be advanced for final reading and consideration at this time.
 
Ayes: 9 - Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140497
Repealing and reenacting various provisions of Chapter 3, Article IV, Code of Ordinances, for the purpose of revising membership criteria and terms of certain boards.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140487
Estimating revenue and appropriating funds in the amount of $2,000,000.00 in the General Fund; transferring and appropriating funds to the Police Department; and designating requisitioning authorities.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140473
Authorizing a $425,000.00 agreement with David Dahlquist of RDG IA, Inc, d/b/a RDG Planning & Design for public art for the KCPD East Campus Project; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140484
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 10-291, Generally, and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter which specifically eliminates crimes against property and DUI as felony crimes that currently prohibits a person to immediately receive an employee liquor permit.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 8 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 1 - Taylor

140492
Authorizing the Fire Chief to execute an agreement with the Metropolitan Community College Foundation for the City to endow a fund to award scholarships to students enrolled in the Paramedics and Basic Emergency Medical Technicians Program at the Metropolitan Community College; and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $25,000.00.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Johnson (Second by Wagner) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the Charter requirement for reading of ordinances on three separate days be waived for the ordinances on today’s docket listed as “Second Readings” and that they be placed on the docket next week for third reading.
 
Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140488
Accepting and approving a twelve month $321,220.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for the City’s Public Health Preparedness program.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

140489
Accepting and approving a twelve-month $184,718.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for Kansas City’s Cities Readiness Initiative program.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

140494
Vacating the north/south alley between N. Baltimore Avenue and N. Main Street north of N.E. Harlem Road, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; retaining a utility easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1686-V)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

140495
Vacating the north/south alley between N. Walnut and N. Main north of Harlem Road, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; retaining a utility easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1685-V)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

140433
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 50, Code of Ordinances, dealing with Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, by repealing Sections 50-157, 50-158, 50-161, and 50-164, and enacting new Sections 50-157, 50-161, and 50-164 adding references to streetcars or streetcar stops.


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted

140463
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 10, Alcoholic Beverages, by adding a new Section 10-140, Municipal Market Vendors Catering Permit, to provide for the sale of locally-produced wines by the farmer/producers at the City Market.


Assigned Third Read Calendar as Substituted
 
 Councilmember Johnson (Second by Wagner) Move to Waive Charter Requirement
I move that the Charter requirement for reading ordinances on three separate days be waived for the ordinances on today’s docket listed as “First Readings” and that these ordinances be introduced as listed to the committee so designated.
 
Ayes: 9 - Wagner, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Marcason, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140508
Appropriating $50,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance in Fund No. 5050, the Downtown Arena Debt Fund, for maintenance and repairs to the Sprint Arena; designating requisitioning authority, and authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon project completion.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

140513
Reducing and re-appropriating $250,000.00 in the General Fund; authorizing the Director of Neighborhoods and Housing Services Department to enter into a $300,000.00 contract with Full Employment Council to implement a neighborhood clean-up and beautification program; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

140502
Approving the plat of Kinsley Forest Apartments First Plat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1473)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140504
Approving the 14th & Baltimore Redevelopment Area (PIEA) General Development Plan for an area of approximately 1.42 acres generally bounded by Baltimore Avenue on the east, by 13th Street on the north, the alley bisecting Baltimore Avenue and Wyandotte Street on the west, and 14th Street to the south.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140506
Declaring certain real property in the Oak Point Project surplus to the City’s needs; authorizing the Director of the General Services Department to convey these surplus parcels to the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri; and further authorizing the execution of related documents.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140511
Vacating the dedicated but unconstructed and un-named right of way between two lots north of W. Gregory Boulevard between Brookside Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; retaining a utility easement; directing the City Clerk to record certain documents; and repealing Ordinance No. 130578. (1676-V)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140512
Rezoning 0.3 acres generally located at the northwest corner of Fremont Avenue and Stadium Drive, from District B4-5 to District M4-1. (14476-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140516
Approving the plat of Benson Place Replat, an addition in Clay County, Missouri; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD0934U)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140517
Approving the I-35 and West 13th Street PIEA General Development Plan on approximately 6.85 acres generally bounded by 10th Street on the north, Washington Street on the east, 13th Street on the south, and Interstate 35 on the west in Kansas City, Missouri, and declaring the area as an obsolete, decadent, blighted, substandard and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Planned Industrial Expansion Authority (PIEA) Law Sections 100.300-100.620, RSMo.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140518
Amending Chapter 74, the Kansas City Redevelopment Ordinance, by adding a new Article VII, Public Mass Transportation Benefit Plan, for the purpose of requiring that certain public mass transportation benefits be provided to employees as a requirement of any economic development project utilizing tax increment financing, receiving tax abatements or financed with tax-exempt instruments.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140519
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to engage in a comprehensive process, utilizing appropriate resources including community outreach, multi-agency and multi-departmental coordination and employing appropriate city policy strategies to provide guidance to the Mayor and City Council so the city can identify, prioritize and implement effective development strategies which are complementary to the success of the preferred Phase II Streetcar Expansion corridors, the Prospect MAX Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor and the associated TDD expansion area.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140453
Reducing expenditures and appropriating $35,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Streetcar Fund; estimating revenue and appropriating funds in the amount of $35,000.00 in the General Fund for the purpose of contracting with Kutak Rock LLP for tax compliance services related to certain streetcar contracts; appropriating $62,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Public Mass Transportation Fund for purposes of amending a contract with Husch Blackwell LLP for legal services provided in the formation of the Kansas City Urban Rail Transportation Development District; designating requisitioning authority; and recognizing an accelerated effective date.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140490
Approving various Traffic Regulations in compliance with Chapter 70 of the Code of Ordinances.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140491
Authorizing an Agreement with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources for the construction of the Mulberry Connector project; estimating revenues in the amount of $99,518.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; and appropriating that amount to the Mulberry Connector account.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140505
Authorizing the Director of General Services to execute a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Agreement (CMAQ) regarding CNG Trucks with the Missouri Highway and Transportation Commission providing funds for CNG Trucks; estimating revenue and appropriating the sum of $736,904.42; authorizing expenditures of $921,130.52; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
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