KC Skyline

City Clerk Web Search

Search the Ordinances:

Printer Friendly Minutes
Last Published: 10/15/2007 2:17:50 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:5 - CHARLES EDDY, ALVIN BROOKS, BILL SKAGGS, TERRY RILEY, JOHN FAIRFIELD
 

070404
(Sub.)
Amending Article VIII of the Administrative Code of Kansas City, Missouri, relating to the Classification and Compensation Plan, by repealing Sections 2-1075, 2-1076, 2-1077, 2-1078, 2-1079, 2-1080, 2-1082, 2-1083, 2-1086, and 2-1099 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers which provides for maintenance of the ordinance provisions.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Gary O'Bannon, Human Resources, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance provides for the following: Phase II of the market adjustments, elimination of the extended service steps for exempt positions,job banding of several Information Technology Department job classifications, creation of Lead and Senior Tax Auditor classifications, revising vacation accrual amounts for employees with 15 consecutive years of service, and increases the salaries for the Mayor and Council, and pay grades for the unclassified positions listed below.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

070408
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Randal and Carolyn Hudson v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. 0516-CV24193.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
There was no public testimony on this ordinance.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

070425
Authorizing the Director of Finance to enter into a contract with KPMG, LLP, to make the annual independent audit of the City’s books and records for the fiscal year ending April 30, 2007, and to perform other audit services, as requested; and authorizing the Director of Finance to pay up to $585,000.00 in consideration for said audit and audit related services.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Wanda Gunter, Finance Department, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance is to contract with KPMG,LLC, for an annual independent audit of the city’s financial books and records for the fiscal year ending April 30, 2007, in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards and to perform other audit related services.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

070429
(Sub.)
Amending Section 2-1198, Code of Ordinances, to permit persons who served as an assistant city manager prior to retiring under the terms of the early retirement program of 2003 to reenter employment with the City prior to the expiration of a five-year period following retirement.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Galen Beaufort, City Attorney, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance would allow for the return of certain retired employees that were not eligible to return under the Early Retirment Plan.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

070430
(Sub.)
Authorizing the Director of City Development to convey certain personal property to Clay County.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, CONSENT"
Rich Noll, City Managers Office, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will allow the conveyance of certain outdated property to Clay County.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

070363
(Sub.)
Reducing and increasing appropriations in the General Fund, Museum Fund, East Park Fund, West Park Fund, Trafficway Maintenance Fund, Capital Improvements Fund, Water Fund, and Richards-Gebaur/KC Southern Railway Fund; estimating revenue and appropriations in the General Fund, Motor Fuel Tax Fund, Convention and Tourism Fund, Downtown Arena Project Fund, and DEA Drug Forfeiture Fund; appropriating, reestimating and transferring funds in various funds to adjust TIF and STIF allocations for FY 2007-08; and recognizing an emergency.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS SECOND COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Troy Schulte, Budget Office, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance is the year end Budget clean up. It reappropriates certain funds.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0
 
 The Finance and Audit committee may hold Closed Sessions pursuant to Sections RSMo 610.021 (1). (2), and/or (3) respectively to discuss legal, real estate or personnel matters.