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Last Published: 10/10/2014 2:45:49 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - SYLVESTER JAMES, JR.
Present:12 - SCOTT WAGNER, DICK DAVIS, ED FORD, RUSS JOHNSON, MELBA CURLS, JERMAINE REED, JIM GLOVER, JAN MARCASON, CINDY CIRCO, MICHAEL BROOKS, SCOTT TAYLOR, JOHN SHARP
 

140833
RESOLUTION - Declaring Tuesday, October 14, 2014 as Henry W. Bloch Entrepreneurship Day in Kansas City.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140843
RESOLUTION - Declaring October, 2014 as National Disability Employment Awareness Month.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140834
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the Health Department disease investigation team for outstanding service.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140844
RESOLUTION - Declaring the month of October 2014 to be Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Kansas City, Missouri, recognizing the City of Kansas City team walking in the Making Strides Walk, and recognizing the City Council’s Eighth Annual Benefit for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140845
RESOLUTION - Congratulating MORE2 on its 10th anniversary.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140847
RESOLUTION - Recognizing and honoring Mary P. Gordon on the occasion of her 90th birthday.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140848
RESOLUTION - Declaring October, 2014 as Walk to School Month and the first Wednesday of October as Walk to School Day


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140862
RESOLUTION - Designating Baltimore Avenue as Royals Avenue.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140835
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E41958


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140836
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E41959


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140837
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E41968


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140838
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E4199


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140839
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATIONS E41970-E41974


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140857
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Temporary Traffic Regulations Numbers 62327 Through 62352


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140858
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION E41977


Received And Filed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Marcason (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 “Committee Advances” and that these ordinances be advanced for final reading and consideration at this time.
 
Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140744
(Sub.)
Authorizing a contract with Republic Parking System, for approximately $491,000.00 for the management and operation of the Kansas City Power and Light District Parking Garages and up to three one-year renewals.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140828
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Deborah Snoke-Adams v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. 1216-CV13968.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140819
Approving the plat of Healthcare Partners – I , an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; vacating a portion of an alley and retaining an easement; 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. (SD1487)


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140830
Estimating and appropriating revenue in the amount of $4,037,000.00 in the City Legal Expense Fund; and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140821
Accepting and approving a one year $200,772.37 contract amendment with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services that provides funding for the Maternal and Child Health program.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140802
Vacating the western 110 feet of right-of-way located directly south of the curbline of W. 52nd Street to the north property line of 239 W. 52nd Street, east of Wornall Road and west of W. Concord Avenue; reserving a utility easement; and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1690-V)


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140808
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the 2001 Main Street Tax Increment Financing Plan; approving the 2001 Main Street Tax Increment Financing Plan; designating a Redevelopment Area; and directing the City Clerk to transmit copies of this ordinance.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140829
Rezoning a 1.3 acre tract of land generally located along the west side of Baltimore Avenue between 13th Street and 14th Street from District DC-15 to District UR, and approving a preliminary development plan which also serves as a preliminary plat, to allow for the reuse of an existing building for commercial and residential uses and to allow the construction of a new mixed commercial and residential building with a parking garage. (11754-UR).


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140831
(Sub.)
Authorizing the assignment, amendment, and execution of various documents in connection with the Plaza Vista Chapter 100 economic development project, including the assignment by Plaza Vista, LLC to 48th Place Associates, LLC of certain agreements to which the City and Plaza Vista, LLC are parties, in connection with the sale by Plaza Vista, LLC of its interest in an office building and a garage located at 900 West 48th Place and 902 West 48th Place, Kansas City, Missouri; the amendment of bond documents relating to the taxable industrial revenue bonds previously issued by the City to finance the office building, in connection with such sale and assignment; the assignment of owner’s authority with respect to the real property situated within the 4840 Community Improvement District; and the execution of the Second Amendment to Condominium Declaration for The 4840 Roanoke Condominium; and authorizing and approving certain other documents.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140810
(Sub.)
Amending Section 50-261, Code of Ordinances, entitled “Unlawful use of weapons - Generally,” to conform with Senate Bill 656 enacted over the Governor’s veto; and establishing the punishment for a violation.


Councilmember Sharp (Second by Reed) Move to Amend

Seconded by Councilmember Reed
Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0


Passed as Amended

Ayes: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Circo (Second by Brooks) 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: 13 - Wagner, Davis, Ford, Johnson, Curls, Reed, Glover, Marcason, Circo, Brooks, Taylor, Sharp, James, Jr.
Nays: 0

140840
Approving a settlement agreement with CenturyLink with an estimated back tax payment of $504,498.00, and authorizing the City Attorney to execute the necessary settlement documents.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

140853
Authorizing the acceptance of a $50,600.00 grant from and a contract with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for the purpose of investigating discrimination complaints in employment.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

140859
Adopting the 2015-2016 Citywide Business Plan including Council Goals, the Financial Strategic Plan, and the Balanced Scenario of the Five-Year Planning Model; directing the City Manager to include the assumptions of the Financial Strategic Plan and the Five-Year Planning Model into the upcoming budget; and directing the City Manager to align departmental strategic plans and business plans to the Citywide Business Plan.


Referred to Finance, Governance & Ethics Committee

140849
Accepting and approving a $40,000.00 grant from Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to implement a work plan that encourages healthy eating and active living in Kansas City; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Neighborhoods, Housing & Healthy Communities

140842
Approving the Petition to establish the River Market Community Improvement District; establishing the River Market Community Improvement generally bounded by the south bank of the Missouri River on the north, I-70/35 on the south, Missouri 9 Highway on the east and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad on the west in Kansas City, Jackson County Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to report the creation of the District to the Missouri Department of Economic Development.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140860
RESOLUTION - Recognizing a new blight study and reaffirming the finding of blight made in Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 140223.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140861
RESOLUTION - Approving a policy for the application of real property tax abatement to speculative industrial or warehouse facilities located within an Enhanced Enterprise Zone.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

140841
Authorizing condemnation and taking of private property located at 9251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri in fee simple for public use for reclamation of blighted, substandard or insanitary area within the Bannister & I-435 TIF Redevelopment Area; receiving evidence, and making a determination, that this property is blighted, substandard or insanitary; providing for the payment of just compensation therefore; authorizing continued negotiations by the Public Works Department; consenting to the filing of the petition for condemnation by the City Attorney on behalf of the City; and authorizing the City Clerk to cause this ordinance to be recorded in the office of the Recorder of Deeds for Jackson County, Missouri.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140846
Authorizing a $638,000.00 design professional services contract with Tetra Tech, Inc. for the Blue River Central Inflow and Infiltration (I/I) Reduction Area 1 Project.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140850
Authorizing a $650,000.00 design professional services contract with CDM Smith, Inc. for the Blue River Central Inflow and Infiltration (I/I) Reduction Area 2 Project.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140851
Authorizing a $4,140,500.00 contract with Ace Pipe Cleaning, Inc. for the City-Wide Sewer Line Cleaning and Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) Inspection and Manhole Locating and Opening Project.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140852
Authorizing a contract for approximately $5,173,000.00 with Pyramid Excavation and Construction, Inc. for the replacement of water mains in the area of McGee Street to Chestnut Avenue and E. 65th Street to E. 89th Street.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140854
Authorizing a contract for approximately $2,050,000.00 with Blue Nile Contractors, Inc. for the replacement of water mains in the area of Hickman Mills Drive to Bristol Terrace and E. 109th Street to E. 113th Street.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140855
Authorizing a contract for approximately $5,339,000.00 with Kissick Construction Company, Inc. for the replacement of water mains in the area of Myrtle Avenue to Hardesty Avenue, E. 32nd Street to E. 45th Street and along Hardesty Avenue from E. 53rd Street to E. 57th Street.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

140856
Authorizing the Director of Water Services to execute a $420,000.00 Funding Agreement between the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri and the City of Kansas City, Missouri for the extension of the Platte Purchase Park branch sewer for sanitary sewer service in the First and Second Creek drainage basins.


Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
 
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