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Last Published: 6/4/2005 11:52:15 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - GEORGE BLACKWOOD
Present:9 - ED FORD, TERESA LOAR, JIM GLOVER, PAUL DANAHER, MARY WILLIAMS-NEAL, EVERT ASJES, KEN BACCHUS, KELVIN SIMMONS, JUDITH SWOPE
Excused:2 - AGGIE STACKHAUS, EMANUEL ZCLEAVER(OLD)
 

990250
RESOLUTION - Declaring March, 1999, as "Ethics Awareness Month".


Adopted

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

990318
RESOLUTION - Honoring Douglas B. Johnson for his outstanding service to Kansas City and the Aviation Department.


Adopted

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

990313
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the Director of Public Works regarding Emergency Traffic Regulation No. E-21558.


Received And Filed

990319
COMMUNICATION - Communication received from the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners regarding special assessments for properties abutting boulevards and parkways pursuant to Section 88.812, RSMo.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990056
RESOLUTION - Amending the Westport Planning Area Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an area generally located at the northwest corner of 39th Street and Central Avenue, by changing the recommended land uses from "multi-family residential uses, low density, and multi-family residential, medium density" to "retail uses".


Adopted

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

990182
Authorizing a Municipal Agreement with the Missouri Highway and Transportation Commission for improvements to Missouri Route 210 from I-435 to Station Drive.


Passed

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

990142
Authorizing a four month $26,444.00 contract with The Wellington Group to provide consultant services to the Kansas City ASSIST (American Stop Smoking Intervention Study) project and authorizing the Director of Health to exercise an option to extend the contract for five months for a total funding not to exceed $59,501.00.


Passed

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

990178
Accepting and approving a seven month $50,000.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health to provide funding for interventions of HIV prevention to African-American men and women at-risk of becoming infected with HIV; estimating revenue in the amount of $50,000.00 in the General Fund; appropriating it to the 99 Women at Risk and MSM account of the General Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Passed

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

990179
Authorizing execution of a Second Supplemental Agreement with FINEnvironmental Consulting Engineers to provide additional remediation services on the former ATA site (a/k/a Longfellow Heights Apartments) located at 25th and Campbell Streets and to expend $30,000.00 in previously appropriated funds therefor.


Passed

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

990320
Fixing the interest rate on $32,000,000.00 maximum principal amount of Taxable Industrial Development Revenue Bond (NationsBank, N.A. Project), Series 1999 of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, authorized by Ordinance No. 990092, passed February 11, 1999, authorizing the sale and delivery of said bond to the purchaser; and declaring an emergency.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinance 90320 and that this ordinance be advanced for final consideration at this time.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Passed

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

990177
Establishing the Hodge Park Fund; appropriating $100,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Park Special Services Fund to be transferred to the Hodge Park Fund; reducing the appropriation in the KCMAC Leasehold Improvement Hodge 1998A in the amount of $865,479.00 and reappropriating it; estimating $965,479.00 revenues in the Hodge Park Fund; appropriating $865,479.00 in the Hodge Park for debt service; designating requisitioning authority; and authorizing the Director of Finance to close project accounts upon completion.


Passed

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

990195
Amending the Code of Ordinances by repealing Section 2-1611 and enacting in its place a new Section 2-1611 to authorize the Director of Finance to invest idle funds of the City in accord with Section 79 of the City Charter.


Passed

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

990180
Authorizing an Amended and Restated Airfield-Only Signatory Use and Lease Agreement with Federal Express Corporation for landing rights through April 30, 2003, at Kansas City International Airport.


Passed

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

990183
Authorizing Farm Lease Agreements between Kansas City, Missouri and Glen and Karlyn Wren, Arsene Vandendaele, Daniel and Bonita Sissom, and Plattner Brothers providing for use in agricultural purposes portions of land at the Birmingham Farm and at the Secondary Wastewater Treatment Facility owned by Kansas City, Missouri.


Passed

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

990112
Accepting various easements and deeds in Jackson, Clay and Platte Counties; releasing an easement in Jackson County; and directing the City Clerk to record the acceptance.


Passed

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

990139
Changing the name of N.E. 73rd Court, a cul-de-sac, from the west line of N. Lane Avenue, west approximately 200 feet to its terminus, to N. Lane Avenue, all within the Oak Crest Subdivision.


Passed

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

990143
(Sub.)
Accepting and approving a one year $595,233.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to provide funding to enable the City to continue clean air compliance with Air Pollution Control Regulations; reducing revenues in the General Fund in the amount of $29,818.00; increasing revenues in the General Fund in the amount of $40,157.00; reducing appropriations in the General Fund by $4,238.00; and increasing appropriations in the General Fund in the amount of $14,7577.00.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances 990228, 990229, 990230, 981262, 990057 (sub), 990090 (sub), 990156 (sub), 990205 and 990226 and that these ordinances be advanced for final reading and consideration at this time.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Passed as Substituted

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

990228
Authorizing a contract with The Hartford Insurance Company for group life insurance benefits for City employees for the period of May 1, 1999, through April 30, 2000.


Passed

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

990229
Authorizing a contract with Cigna Dental Care for group dental benefits for City employees for the period of May 1, 1999 through April 30, 2000.


Passed

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

990230
Authorizing a contract with The Hartford Insurance Company for group long-term disability insurance benefits for City employees for the period of May 1, 1999, through April 30, 2000.


Passed

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

981262
Vacating Topping Avenue from the northwesterly right of way line of Winner Road to the southeasterly right of way line of Kansas City Terminal Railway and Topping Avenue Diversion from the east line of Topping Avenue to a point 254.47 feet southwesterly of the south line of Independence Avenue (as now established), as measured along the southeasterly line of said Topping Avenue Diversion, all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. (1283-V)


Passed

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

990057
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0191, rezoning an area of approximately 2.24 acres generally located at the northeast corner of 39th Street and Broadway Boulevard from Districts R-4 (Low Apartment), C-2 (Local Retail Business) and C-3a2 (Intermediate Business, High Buildings) to District URD (Urban Redevelopment District), and approving a development plan for the same. (12235-URD)


Passed as Substituted

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

990090
(Sub.)
Repealing Ordinance No. 980106; designating an expansion to the Kansas City, Missouri Enterprise Zone; directing the City Manager to seek state designation of the expanded zone; and providing for abatement of ad valorem taxes for the same and other local incentives.


Passed as Substituted

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

990156
(Sub.)
Approving the development plan submitted by the 39th and Broadway Redevelopment Corporation on a tract of land of approximately 2.24 acres generally located at the northeast corner of 39th Street and Broadway Boulevard; 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 39th and Broadway Redevelopment Corporation; authorizing certain tax abatement within the plan area; and authorizing the Mayor to issue a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity authorizing the 39th and Broadway Redevelopment Corporation to acquire certain property by the exercise of eminent domain.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990205
Repealing Section 1 of Ordinance No. 981002, passed August 20, 1998; authorizing the condemning and taking private property in fee simple for public use for Kansas City International Airport expansion; and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number and subject matter.


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Swope
Nays: 0

990226
Approving the plat of Vintage at Pheasant Run 1st Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Platte 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 agreement.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on second reading on pages 7-8 and that these ordinances be listed next week for third reading.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Swope
Nays: 0

990200
Calling for submission to the qualified voters of Kansas City, at the general municipal election to be held on April 4, 2000, a question authorizing the Council of Kansas City to impose a fee not to exceed $2.50 per month per recipient dwelling unit for the purpose of providing funding for residential curbside recycling services; amending Article II, entitled "Collection by City", of Chapter 62 of the Code of Ordinances, entitled "Solid Waste", by adding one new Section 62-54, authorizing the establishment and operation of such residential curbside recycling service program, and declaring the effective date thereof; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of said election; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990202
Authorizing an agreement with TX RX Systems, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $23,000.00 for the purchase of three (3) two-way repeater amplifier.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990203
Authorizing a $10,267,294.88 contract with Loch Sand & Construction Company for Project No. D09 - Rehabilitate Apron C - Phase V at Kansas City International Airport; appropriating funds in the amount of $3,294,719.00; and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $11,294,718.89.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990204
Authorizing a $702,310.00 Amendment No. 2 to an Agreement with Burns and McDonnell for Project No. C40/D09 - Terminal Apron Rehabilitation, Phase 4 and Phase 5 at Kansas City International Airport and appropriating funds in the amount of $772,310.00.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

981453
(Sub.)
Approving a Community Unit Project on an approximately 13.19 acre tract of land generally located on the east side of N. Gower Drive, north of N.W. 66th Terrace. (12197-CUP-1)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990007
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0187, rezoning an area of approximately 14 acres generally located on the north side of N.W. 90th Street, on both sides of N.W. Anglia Road, from District R-4-p (Low Apartment - Limited District) to District R-1a (One-Family Dwellings). (7269-P-2)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990106
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District CP-2 (Local Planned Business Center) on approximately a 36 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of N.E. 50th Terrace and N. Oak Trafficway. (6331-CP-8)


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990206
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Riverfront Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan approving the Riverfront Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan and designating a Redevelopment Area.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on first reading on pages 9-19 and that these ordinances be listed in the committees so designated.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990321
(Sub.)
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District CP-2 (Local Planned Business Center) on approximately an 8.77 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast corner of Blue Ridge Cutoff and 41st Terrace. (9924-CP-3)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
Ordinance 990321 was introduced by Councilmember Bacchus.

990322
RESOLUTION - Declaring the area generally located at 5110 Ararat Drive to be a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
Resolution 990322 was introduced by Councilmember Bacchus.

990235
(Sub.)
Adopting the Annual Budget of the City for the Fiscal Year 1999 estimating the revenues for said fiscal year; appropriating for the purposes stated the sums set forth in said Budget; designating requisitioning authorities; authorizing reappropriation of certain accounts as of April 30, 1999; directing the Director of Finance and the Commissioner of Accounts to make necessary entries upon the records to show the appropriations and allocations herein provided for; authorizing inter-fund loans; and recognizing this to be an emergency measure.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990236
Levying taxes for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 for General Revenue, Health Levy, Museum Special Revenue and General Debt and Interest Funds on all property in Kansas City subject to taxation on January 1, 1999; providing for the extension of such levies by the Commissioner of Accounts; and authorizing the collection thereof by the City Treasurer.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990237
Levying a maintenance tax for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 upon all real estate, exclusive of the improvements thereon, not exempt by law from general taxation, in the East Park District in Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of maintaining, adorning, constructing, repairing and otherwise improving the parks, parkways, boulevards, roads and grounds located in the East Park District, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting of said special assessment, pursuant to Section 60 of Article III of the Charter of Kansas City.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990238
Levying a maintenance tax for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 upon all real estate, exclusive of the improvements thereon, not exempt by law from general taxation, in the West Park District in Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of maintaining, adorning, constructing, repairing and otherwise improving the parks, parkways, boulevards, roads and grounds located in the West Park District, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting of said special assessment, pursuant to Section 60 of Article III of the Charter of Kansas City.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990239
Levying a special assessment on the lots, tracts, and parcels of land in the East Park District of Kansas City, Missouri, abutting on certain boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways in the East Park District under the control and management of the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 for the purpose of maintaining, repairing, and otherwise improving the boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways in the East Park District.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990240
Levying a special assessment on the lots, tracts, and parcels of land in the West Park District of Kansas City, Missouri, abutting on certain boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways in the West Park District under the control and management of the Board of Parks and Recreation Commissioners for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 for the purpose of maintaining, repairing, and otherwise improving the boulevards, parkways, roads, streets, avenues and highways in the West Park District.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990241
Levying a special assessment for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 upon all real estate, exclusive of the improvements thereon, not exempt by law from general taxation in the East Trafficway District in Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of maintaining, improving and repairing the trafficways located in said East Trafficway District, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting of said special assessment, in pursuance of Section 60 of Article III and Section 356 of Article X of the Charter of Kansas City.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990242
Levying a special assessment for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 upon all real estate, exclusive of the improvements thereon, not exempt by law from general taxation in the North Trafficway District in Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of maintaining, improving and repairing the trafficways located in said North Trafficway District, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting of said special assessment, in pursuance of Section 60 of Article III and Section 356 of Article X of the Charter of Kansas City.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990243
Levying a special assessment for the Fiscal Year 1999-2000 upon all real estate, exclusive of the improvements thereon, not exempt by law from general taxation in the West Trafficway District in Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of maintaining, improving and repairing the trafficways located in said West Trafficway District, and providing for the manner of payment and collecting of said special assessment, in pursuance of Section 60 of Article III and Section 356 of Article X of the Charter of Kansas City.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990244
(Sub.)
Amending Article I, Section 78 of the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City entitled "Water" by repealing Sections 78-6, 78-8, 78-10, 78-13, 78-14, 78-15, 78-15.1, 78-16, 78-27, 78-28 and 78-31; and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter adjusting charges for water service.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990245
Amending Chapter 60 of the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri, entitled "Sewers and Sewage Disposal" by repealing Article I, Sections 60-2 and 60-3 and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990246
(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, and 2-1081, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like numbers, relating to the same general subject matter; and providing for employee salary increases.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990249
RESOLUTION - Accepting the rates charged by American Cablevision for basic service and associated installation and equipment charges.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990277
RESOLUTION - Providing the Director of Finance authorization to accept the proposal of Carlyle Capital Markets, Inc. to refinance a current lease on the Parks and Recreation Building ("Real Estate") under an existing Real Estate Master Lease Purchase Agreement and authorizing the Director of Finance to proceed with the development of financing in the approximate principal amount not to exceed $1,600,000 to refinance the Real Estate lease.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990302
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 60 of the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri, entitled "Sewers and Sewer Disposal" by repealing Article V, Section 60-303 "Collection and amount of stormwater fees", and enacting in lieu thereof a new section of like number establishing policy, procedures and charges for the stormwater fee; establishing an effective date of May 1, 1999; amending the Code of Ordinances of Kansas City, Missouri by repealing Section 60-302, Section 60-303 as enacted herein, and Sections 63-2 and 63-3 as enacted in Ordinance No. 981135 (3rd Committee Substitute) and enacting in lieu thereof, as part of a new Chapter 63, entitled "Storm Water Management", a new Section 63-2 of like subject matter and a new Section 63-3 of like subject matter as Section 63-303 as enacted herein; and establishing an effective date of June 1, 1999.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990303
Approving and authorizing payment of a liability claim settled with the Jewish Vocational Service against the City of Kansas City, Missouri, et al., Claim No. T98-0582 and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990304
Authorizing a contract for a term of six months with Spencer Reed Group, Inc. for up to $120,960.00 for technical support and maintenance of mainframe and network computer platforms and authorizing expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $120,960.00 .


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990247
RESOLUTION - Reaffirming the establishment of a City Manager form of government for Kansas City and reaffirming the role of the Mayor and Council as the policy maker.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990288
RESOLUTION - Increasing the list of the City´s state legislative priorities for 1999 by adding one new priority pertaining to sales tax rebates for qualified film production projects.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990305
RESOLUTION - Establishing a special committee of the Council to develop for consideration of the Council a "job description" for the position of Council member, to include at least the role of the Council and a Council member in conducting oversight of City operations, providing appropriate constituent services, and enacting legislation.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990306
Amending Section 2-48, Code of Ordinances, to be entitled "Mayor pro tempore," to include within the responsibilities of the mayor pro tempore serving as the ethical advisor to other council members.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990307
Amending Section 2-1012.5, Code of Ordinances, to include within the orientation received by persons elected to the Council or as Mayor, information on the ordinance process and information on their rights and responsibilities as elected officials.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990308
Enacting a new Section 2-85, Code of Ordinances, entitled "Ethics training" requiring the City Manager to assure the City´s code of ethics is widely publicized, that annual ethics training will be made available to all City employees, contract employees, elected officials, and appointed members of boards and commissions.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990309
RESOLUTION - Establishing a special committee of the Council to study the desirability of local regulations of persons lobbying the Mayor and members of the City Council.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990310
Enacting a new Section 2-1021, Code of Ordinances, entitled "Municipal Hotline" requiring the City Manager to establish a "hotline" for the purpose of receiving reports from any person of alleged inappropriate and unlawful conduct of elected officials, members of appointed boards and commissions, contract employees, employees of the City, and those doing business with the City.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990311
Enacting a new Section 2-1110.5, Code of Ordinances, entitled "Whistleblower protection." prohibiting disciplinary action against any City employee and prohibiting the refusal to hire an applicant for City employment who would otherwise be hired but for properly reporting alleged violations of any law, rule, or regulation; mismanagement, a gross waste of funds, or an abuse of authority, or a substantial or specific danger to public health or safety.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990312
RESOLUTION - Requesting the Municipal Officials Ethics Commission to review its powers and authority to investigate alleged unethical or inappropriate behavior by the Mayor, members of the Council, and senior officials of the City within its jurisdiction; and to recommend to the Mayor and Council any new legislation or Charter amendments necessary for the Commission to effectively perform its duties.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990314
(Sub.)
Providing for submission to the qualified voters of the City for their approval at a special election called for Tuesday, August 3, 1999, of the authorization to increase the convention and tourism tax of Chapter 68, Code of Ordinances; authorizing and directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of this election; authorizing and directing the City Clerk to notify the Missouri Director of Revenue if the proposal is approved by the voters; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990316
RESOLUTION - Increasing the list of the City´s state legislative priorities for 1999 by adding one new priority pertaining to a 1% increase in the hotel tax.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990293
Giving permission to Ron Berg, to construct and maintain an exit door swing in the public right-of-way (alley to east) for the building at 1523 Grand Boulevard; assessing an encroachment fee of $90.00; and estimating $90.00 in revenue.


Referred City Operations Committee

990294
RESOLUTION - Supporting applications to the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) and Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) for 1998 TEA-21 Transportation Enhancement Funding.


Referred City Operations Committee

990295
Authorizing the Mayor and the Director of Public Works to execute Document No. 990040 an official drawing package locating the Missouri-Kansas state line in relation to State Line Road between Kansas City, Missouri and Leawood, Kansas.


Referred City Operations Committee

990296
Approving Traffic Regulation Nos. 53795 through 53863, 53865, 53866, 53868 and 53869.


Referred City Operations Committee

990297
Authorizing a $99,500.00 agreement with Black & Veatch for Contract No. 7350 design of small main replacements within the distribution system bounded by the Clay County Plate No. 30; and authorizing expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $109,450.00.


Referred City Operations Committee

990298
Authorizing a $99,995.00 agreement with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Co. for Contract No. 654 completion of the Brookside Area drainage and sanitary sewer study; authorizing expenditure of previously appropriated funds therefor; and appropriating $250.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred City Operations Committee

990299
Authorizing a one year Lease Agreement with renewal options with Valentine-McCormick-Ligibel, Inc., for office and exterior space at Kansas City Downtown Airport.


Referred City Operations Committee

990300
Authorizing a $38,000.00 amendment to a Service Maintenance Contract with Hunt Plumbing Company, Inc., at Kansas City International, Downtown and Richards-Gebaur Airports.


Referred City Operations Committee

990301
Authorizing Amendment No. 2 to a contract with Aviation System Maintenance, Inc., (ASMI) for the Instrument Landing System Multi-Year Maintenance Agreement at Richards-Gebaur Memorial Airport granting a 90-day cancellation clause.


Referred City Operations Committee

981073
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District URD (Urban Redevelopment District) on approximately a 5.42 acre tract of land generally bounded by 46th Street on the north, 47th Street on the south, Summit Street on the west and Jefferson Street on the east. (9497-URD-5)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990251
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Brush Creek Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan; approving the Brush Creek Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan; and designating a Redevelopment Area.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990252
(Sub.)
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project A of the Brush Creek Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990253
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project B of the Brush Creek Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990254
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project C of the Brush Creek Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990255
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project D of the Brush Creek Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990256
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan; approving the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan; and designating a Redevelopment Area.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990257
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 1 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990258
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 2 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990259
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 3 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990260
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 4 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990261
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 5 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990262
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 6 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990263
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 7 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990264
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 8 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990265
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 9 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990266
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 10 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990267
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 11 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990268
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 12 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990269
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 13 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990270
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 14 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990271
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 15 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990272
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 16 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990273
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 17 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990274
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 18 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990275
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 19 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990276
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project Area 20 of the KCI Corridor Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990279
Vacating the east-west alley next south of 31st Street from the west line of Holmes Street to the east line of the north-south alley next west of Holmes Street, in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. (1306-V)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990280
(Sub.)
Vacating part of the northwest and northeast corners of 4th Street and Forest Avenue; and part of the northwest corner of 5th Street and Lydia Avenue dedicated by "Guinotte Manor", a subdivision in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, and all utility easements, except for a sewer easement over, under, along and across said portions of right of way. (1281-V)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990281
Changing the name of Walnut Woods Drive, from the south line of Bannister Road south approximately 600 feet to its terminus, to Hocker Avenue, within the Walnut Woods Subdivision, all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990282
(Sub.)
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District GP-7 (Agricultural and Low Density Residential Uses) on approximately a 50 acre tract of land generally located at 4214 N.W. Cookingham Drive. (10426-GP-2)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990283
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0200, rezoning an area of approximately 1.23 acres generally located at 1310 N.W. Vivion Road from District RA (Agricultural) to District M-1-p (Light Industry - Limited District), and approving a preliminary plan for the same. (7632-P-2)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990284
Amending the General Development and Land Use Plan, Kansas City International Airport, as amended, by changing the land use designation from general transient retail business and medium density residential uses to regional business uses for an approximately 2.3 acre tract of land generally located on the east side of N. Amity Avenue at N.W. 87th Street (proposed). (247-S-67)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990285
Amending the General Development and Land Use Plan, Kansas City International Airport, as amended, by changing the land use designation from general transient retail business and medium density residential uses to medium density residential uses for an approximately 46.5 acre tract of land generally located east of N. Amity Avenue and south of Missouri Highway 152. (247-S-68)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990286
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0197, rezoning an area of approximately 2.3 acres generally located on the east side of N. Amity Avenue at N.W. 87th Street (proposed) from District GP-7 (Agricultural and Low Density Residential Uses) to District GP-3 (Regional Business), and approving a development plan for the same. (12103-GP-4)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990287
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0198, rezoning an area of approximately 46.5 acres generally located east of N. Amity Avenue and south of Missouri Highway 152 from Districts GP-7 (Agricultural and Low Density Residential Uses) and GP-5 (Medium Density Residential Uses) to District GP-5 (Medium Density Residential Uses), and approving a development plan for the same. (12103-GP-5)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990248
Reducing the appropriation by the sum of $35,000.00 in the PIAC Projects-LUT/CD4 account of the General Fund; appropriating it to the Historic Survey- 49/63 Neighborhood-LUT account of the General Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990317
RESOLUTION - Endorsing the application of Steel Manufacturing & Warehouse Co. of Kansas City to the Missouri Department of Economic Development, Brownfields Redevelopment Program, for state remediation tax credits pursuant to Section 447.708 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990278
Authorizing the Mayor to accept a $2,723,093.00 grant from the United States Department of Justice; estimating and appropriating revenue in the amount of $265,066.00; accepting a $37,500.00 contribution in matching funds from Jackson County; accepting a $120,000.00 contribution in matching funds from the Kansas City Board of Police Commissioners; estimating revenue in the total amount of $3,165,354.00; appropriating revenue in the amount of $3,165,354.00; designating requisitioning authority; approving a $375,000.00 cooperative agreement with Jackson County and a $1,200.000.00 cooperative agreement with the Board of Police Commissioners for various law enforcement and crime prevention programs; approving a $100,000.00 cooperative agreement with the Kansas City, Missouri School District for the Project S.A.I.L. program; and directing the City Clerk to file the agreements.


Referred Neighborhood and Community Services

990289
Authorizing an amended agreement with St. Luke´s Shawnee Mission Medical Group to renew, for one year, the current wellness program for members of the Fire Department.


Referred Neighborhood and Community Services

990290
Accepting and approving a one year $541,612.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health to provide funding for a sexually transmitted disease control program and reducing revenue and appropriation accounts in the amount of $39,113.00.


Referred Neighborhood and Community Services

990291
Authorizing a one year $76,376.00 contract with the Full Employment Council, Inc., to provide lead abatement supervisor training services.


Referred Neighborhood and Community Services

990292
(Sub.)
Accepting and approving a ten month $314,557.00 amended contract with the Missouri Department of Health to provide funding for maternal and child health services; increasing revenue in the General Fund in the amount of $78,316.00; reducing revenue in the General Fund in the amount of $92,095.00; increasing appropriations in the General Fund in the amount of $33,930.00; reducing appropriations in the General Fund in the amount of $47,709.00; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Neighborhood and Community Services