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Last Published: 6/4/2005 11:52:23 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - EMANUEL ZCLEAVER(OLD)
Present:11 - ED FORD, TERESA LOAR, JIM GLOVER, PAUL DANAHER, MARY WILLIAMS-NEAL, EVERT ASJES, AGGIE STACKHAUS, KEN BACCHUS, KELVIN SIMMONS, GEORGE BLACKWOOD, JUDITH SWOPE
 

990372
RESOLUTION - Recognizing the Kansas City Police Department for their efforts in illegal dump site clean-up.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990437
RESOLUTION - Declaring April, 1999, as Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Month.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990438
RESOLUTION - Declaring March 25, 1999, as Greek Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990442
RESOLUTION - Congratulating Fred A. Curls on his 80th Birthday.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990416
COMMUNICATION - Notice received by the City Clerk regarding Petition of Protest of Zoning Change regarding Ordinance No. 981453 received on March 18, 1999.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990446
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the Director of Public Works regarding Emergency Traffic Regulation No. E-21562.


Received And Filed

990447
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the Director of Public Works regarding Traffic Regulation Nos. 54252 through 54286, Installations and Removals.


Referred City Operations Committee

990448
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the City Clerk regarding Petition of Protest of Zoning Change regarding Ordinance No. 990160 received on March 24, 1999.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990233
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Approving a plan of financing of public infrastructure in vicinity of northwest corner of I-29 and Barry Road, Platte County, Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990390
RESOLUTION - Expressing the intent of the City with respect to the offering of economic incentives to Redi-Cut Foods for relocation to Kansas City.


Adopted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990401
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to take certain steps in regard to the implementation of an activity based costing system.


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990402
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to recommend to the Council Taxpayer Accountability Budgeting and Administrative Systems, which address the structural imbalance in the city budget, including zero-based budgeting principles in the Systems; creating a senior management team to oversee the development of the Systems, to report on this matter to the Mayor and Council during the Council priority sessions, and to make certain recommendations to the Council for incorporation in future budgets.


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

990157
RESOLUTION - Amending the Shoal Creek Valley Area Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an approximately 16.5 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast corner of N.E. 108th Street and N. Eastern Avenue by changing the recommended land use designation from "residential uses" to "retail uses".


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

990404
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Establishing a policy to provide increased economic incentives to be used in tax increment financing redevelopment areas for public purposes associated with residential development in the distressed areas of the city.


Amended
Councilmember Bacchus moved to amend this ordinance. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Ford.
Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 3 - Danaher, Asjes, Stackhaus


Move To Hold On Docket
Councilmember Asjes moved to hold this item on the docket for 5 weeks. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Stackhaus.
Ayes: 3 - Danaher, Asjes, Stackhaus
Nays: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)


Adopted as Substituted and Amended

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 3 - Danaher, Asjes, Stackhaus

990405
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Supporting the use of incentives allowed under Committee Substitute for Resolution No. 990404 for the Union Hill Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Area and directing the City Manager to work with the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City and the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City to develop a plan for utilizing the economic incentives available for those projects.


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 3 - Danaher, Asjes, Stackhaus
 
 There are no items on this week's Consent Docket.

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.


Amended
Councilmember Ford moved to amend. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Swope.
Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0


Passed as Amended

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0


Move to Amend
The council voted on Councilmember Swope's motion to amend.
Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope, zCleaver(OLD)
Nays: 0

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.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

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.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed as Substituted

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed as Substituted

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

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.


Amended

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


Passed as Amended

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

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.


Adopted

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Adopted

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Passed

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

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.


Adopted

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

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.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

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


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

990332
Authorizing a Cooperative Agreement for Sewer Service between Kansas City, Missouri and the City of Weatherby Lake, Missouri for a twenty-year term; and directing the City Clerk to record same.


Passed

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

990335
Appropriating the sum of $150,000.00 for the purchase of large valves for use in construction of the Jackson-Cass Water Main Transmission System project.


Passed

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

990339
Approving Traffic Regulation Nos. 53870 through 53931 and 53933.


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990340
Authorizing expenditure of an additional $55,000.00 in connection with the City´s annual contract with Montgomery KONE, Inc., for maintenance and repair of elevators and escalators at various City-owned facilities and approving the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $55,000.00 therefor.


Passed

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

990341
Authorizing expenditure of an additional $500,000.00 in connection with the City´s annual contract with Lippert Mechanical Service Corp., for maintenance and repair of heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment at various City-owned facilities and approving the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $500,000.00 therefor.


Passed

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

990134
Approving the preliminary plat of Bennington Court on approximately a 13.3 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of N. Bennington Avenue at N.E. 44th Terrace. (SD 0742B)


Passed

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

990189
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District CP-3 (Regional Planned Business Center) on approximately a 6.8 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of N. Broadway Avenue, approximately 150 feet south of N.W. 71st Street. (8063-CP-5)


Passed

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

990190
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0193, rezoning an area of approximately 3.3 acres generally located at the northeast corner of 44th Street and Cleveland Avenue from Districts R-2b (Two-Family Dwellings) and C-1 (Neighborhood Retail Business) to District URD (Urban Redevelopment District), and approving a development plan for the same. (3888-URD-1)


Passed

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

990334
Accepting various easements and deeds in Jackson, Clay and Platte Counties; releasing various easements in Clay County; and directing the City Clerk to record the acceptance.


Passed

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

990368
(Sub.)
Authorizing the transfer of funds to the 3rd & Grand Accounts in the General and Capital Improvements Funds; designating requisitioning authority; and authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into a cooperative agreement with the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority and the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, in the amount of $619,378.00 for the development of the 3rd and Grand Project.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances 990381 (sub), 990395, 990406, 990407, 990376, 990387, 990388, 990396, 990128 (sub), 990158(sub), 990159, 990160 (sub), 990161 (sub), 990163 (sub), 990186, 990187, 990338, 990399, 990330 and 990377 and that these ordinances be advanced for final consideration at this time.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Amended
Councilmember Bacchus moved to amend this ordinance. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Ford.
Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0


Passed as Substituted and Amended

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

990381
(Sub.)
Authorizing budget transactions in connection with the flood cleanup and damage on City property; estimating revenues for flood damage reimbursements from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) and insurance companies in amounts totaling $3,361,379.00; and transfers $271,560.00 from the General Fund Contingent Appropriation; appropriating $3,331.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Water Fund; appropriating $5,075.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the Sewer Fund; appropriating these resources totaling $3,641,345.00 to various funds and departments for flood damage expenses caused by the October 1998 flood; designating requisitioning authorities; and recognizing this as an emergency measure.


Passed as Substituted

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

990395
Approving and authorizing payment of a judgment in a lawsuit styled Abdiana, Inc. and Nicholas Abnos v. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Case No. CV97-12616; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990406
Directing the Director of Convention and Entertainment Centers to execute an Amended and Restated Facilities Use Agreement with the American Royal Association and the Kansas City American Royal Arena Corporation subject to certain contingencies set out in this ordinance.


Passed

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

990407
Authorizing the City Manager to enter into a contract with the Private Radio Systems Division of Ericsson Inc. for Year 2000 upgrades to the City´s public safety radio system in an amount not to exceed $900,000; and to expend money from previously appropriated funds for this purpose.


Passed

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

990376
Authorizing a $475,115.60 contract with Clarkson Construction Co., for constructing 400 linear feet of new channel for Brush Creek between Woodland Avenue and Bruce Watkins Road; authorizing a $60,000.00 agreement with KTI Construction Services for engineering services in connection with the failed retaining wall and realignment of Brush Creek; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $846,116.00 in previously appropriated funds for the project; appropriating $1,338.00 to the Youth Employment Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

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

990387
Authorizing a 20-day extension of time for completion of Contract No. 7171 special assessment water main construction near N.E. 92nd and N. Brighton.


Passed

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

990388
Appropriating the sum of $258,159.00 to complete Contract 583 Birmingham Land Application Facility Sealing of Sludge Lagoon No. 2.


Passed

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

990396
Authorizing a $50,000.00 Design Agreement with the Department of the Army, the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas, for the design of the Turkey Creek Flood Damage Reduction project and authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend the same.


Passed

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

990128
(Sub.)
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District URD (Urban Redevelopment District) on approximately a 30 acre tract of land generally bounded by Paseo Boulevard on the west, a line about 300 feet north of 17th Terrace on the north, a line about 405 feet east of Woodland Avenue on the east and 19th Street on the south.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990158
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0196, rezoning an area of approximately 16.51 acres generally located at the southeast corner of N.E. 108th Street and N. Eastern Avenue (proposed) from District R-1aa (One-Family Dwellings) to District CP-2 (Local Planned Business Center), and approving a preliminary plan for the same. (10988-CP-3)


Passed As Second Substitute

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

990159
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0194, rezoning an area of approximately 460.27 acres generally located on the east and west sides of N. Eastern Avenue (proposed), south of N.W. 108th Street, from District R-1aa (One-Family Dwellings) to District R-1a (One-Family Dwellings). (10988-P-2)


Passed

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

990160
(Sub.)
Approving a Community Unit Project on an approximately 148.19 acre tract of land generally located on the east side of N. Eastern Avenue (proposed), approximately 2600 feet south of N.E. 108th Street. (12122-CUP)


Passed as Substituted

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

990161
(Sub.)
Approving a Community Unit Project on an approximately 120.76 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of N. Eastern Avenue (proposed), approximately 2600 feet south of N.E. 108th Street. (12123-CUP)


Passed as Substituted

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

990163
(Sub.)
Approving a Community Unit Project on an approximately 191.32 acre tract of land generally located on the east side of N. Eastern Avenue (proposed), south of N.E. 108th Street. (12125-CUP)


Passed As Second Substitute

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

990186
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Jazz District Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan approving the Jazz District Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan and designating a Redevelopment Area.


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990187
Approving and designating the Redevelopment Project of the Jazz District Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990338
Authorizing a cooperative agreement among the City, the Tax Increment Financing Commission, the Convention and Visitors Bureau and Ninth and Central, L.L.C. in connection with the pay-as-you-go plan for the project costs for the Savoy Hotel Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan; directing the City Clerk to file the agreement with the Secretary of State.


Passed

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

990399
Approving the First Amendment to the Development Plan submitted by the Jazz District Redevelopment Corporation for an area of land of approximately 30 acres generally bounded by Paseo Boulevard on the west, a line about 300 feet north of 17th Terrace on the north, a line about 405 feet east of Woodland Avenue on the east and 19th Street on the south and authorizing the Director of Finance to enter into a First Supplemental Redevelopment Contract with the Jazz District Redevelopment Corporation. (251-S-8)


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990330
Authorizing an $8,000.00 contract amendment with Guadalupe Center for a total contract amount of $39,265.00 and a $9,500.00 contract amendment with The Salvation Army for a total contract amount of $40,766.00 for the Emergency Assistance Program.


Passed

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

990377
Approving a $500.00 contract with the Italo American Cultural Foundation for sponsoring the "Opera Outreach" from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund (First Council District).


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on second reading on pages 14-16 and that these ordnances be listed next week for third reading.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0


Passed

Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 0

990327
Appropriating $1,234,521.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the General Fund for local use tax refunds; establishing a Local Use Tax Fund; appropriating $5,971,130.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance of the General Fund for transfer to the Local Use Tax Fund; designating requisitioning authority; and setting the effective date of the ordinance.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990370
Estimating revenue in the Police Grants Fund in the amount of $5,000.00 and appropriating it to cover the costs of an intelligence analyst for methamphetamine investigations.


Add to Consent Docket

990380
Authorizing an agreement with the Kansas City Board of Police Commissioners relating to cooperation on operations where appropriate.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990403
(Sub.)
Amending the Code of Ordinances by repealing Section 2-1611 and enacting in its place a new Section 2-1611 to add a member of the City Council as appointed by the Mayor to the Investment Committee.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990384
Approving Traffic Regulation Nos. 53934 through 53950, 53952 through 53980, 53985, 53986, 53988, 53990, 53992 through 54037.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990385
Authorizing a one year $250,000.00 agreement with the Jackson County Board of Services for the Developmentally Disabled to provide shared funding for transporting Kansas City, Missouri residents to and from day programs or sheltered workshops.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990386
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to enter into an agreement with the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority to provide regular transit services and Share-A-Fare transportation for the elderly and the disabled residents of Kansas City for an amount not to exceed $28,215,511.00 from funds to be appropriated in the 1999-2000 City Budget.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990389
Appropriating the sum of $360,448.00 from the 1996 Sewer Revenue Bond Fund that represents design allowance costs authorized through the Missouri State Revolving Fund (SRF) Loan Program.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990366
Authorizing execution of a Cooperative Agreement with the 18th & Vine Authority for the use of the Kansas City Jazz Film Collection for the 18th and Vine Project.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990369
Accepting deeds conveying land to the City for public use purposes from land trust which were not accepted when originally transferred and directing the City Clerk to record the ordinance.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990373
Changing the name of N. Bristol Avenue, from the west line of N. Corrington Avenue west approximately 150 feet, to N.E. 72nd Street, all within the Highridge Manor Subdivision, all in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990375
Estimating revenue in the amount of $300,000.00 in the Contribution - Laidlaw Fund account and transferring it to the General Fund; estimating it in the General Fund and appropriating it to the Laidlaw Impact Fund Program account of the General Fund for the current fiscal year and the 1999-2000 fiscal year; and designating requisitioning authority.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990391
Authorizing the Director of City Development to execute an agreement with MD Management, Inc., the developer of the Barry Towne TIF Project, and the owners of a portion of the redevelopment area to provide for payment of contributions for a portion of certain public improvements in the redevelopment area.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990400
Authorizing acceptance of an Economic-Development Initiative-Special Project Grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in the amount of $700,000.00; estimating revenue in the amount of $700,000.00 in the Economic Development Initiative Fund; appropriating it to the EDI-Special Project Grant-Little Sisters of the Poor account; and designating requisitioning authority.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

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.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990371
Accepting and approving a $6,930.00 contract amendment with the Missouri Department of Health to provide additional funds for the Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Project of the Women, Infant and Children (WIC) Program; estimating revenue in the amount of $6,930.00; and appropriating it to the WIC Nutritional Program 1999 account.


Add to Consent Docket

990378
Approving a $5,000.00 contract with Harmony Grand Chapter District #2 for sponsoring the "Midwest Regional Conference Gala of the Grands" from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund (Fifth Council District).


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

990379
Approving a $3,500.00 contract with Scarritt Renaissance Neighborhood Association for sponsoring the "Scarritt Renaissance Calendar for the year 2000" from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund (First Council District).


Move To Introduce City Council
Councilmember Asjes moved to introduced an ordinance. Councilmember Glover objected.
Ayes: 8 - Ford, Loar, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Swope
Nays: 1 - Glover


Add to Consent Docket

990449
Reducing the appropriation in the amount of $78,000.00 in Account No. 99-100-089-7566-T in the General Fund; appropriating it to the LCRA Public Improvements - CD5 account in the General Fund; authorizing execution of a $78,000.00 Cooperative Agreement with the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, for the installation of public improvements adjacent to Infill Housing Urban Renewal Project Area Nos. 152A, 152B, 152C and 152D; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee
Ordinance 990449 was introduced by Councilmember Bacchus.

990450
RESOLUTION - Endorsing legislation that requires the collection of gross receipts and compensating use taxes on sales made through the Internet.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee
Resolution 990450 was introduced by Councilmember Swope.

990451
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 66, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 66-10, Fees, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter; and establishing the effective date.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee
Ordinance 990451 was introduced by Councilmember Swope.

990452
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 80-480, Fees, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter; and establishing the effective date.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
ordinance 990452 was introduced by Councilmember Swope.

990453
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 14, Code of Ordinances, entitled "Animals" by repealing Sections 14-22 and 14-35, and enacting new Sections 14-22 and 14-35, increasing license fees and impound fees for dogs and cats; amending Chapter 62 entitled "Solid Waste", by enacting a new Article VII, entitled "Fees", and within that Article a new Section 62-221, entitled "User Fees", establishing fees for services provided by the Department of Environmental Management; amending Chapter 64, entitled "Streets, Sidewalks and Public Places" by repealing Section 64-115 and enacting a new Section 64-115, increasing the fee for excavation permits; and amending Chapter 28, entitled "Floodplain management" by repealing Section 28-5 and enacting a new Section 28-5, increasing the fee for special exceptions.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee
Ordinance 990453 was introduced by Councilmember Swope.

990453
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 14, Code of Ordinances, entitled "Animals" by repealing Sections 14-22 and 14-35, and enacting new Sections 14-22 and 14-35, increasing license fees and impound fees for dogs and cats; amending Chapter 62 entitled "Solid Waste", by enacting a new Article VII, entitled "Fees", and within that Article a new Section 62-221, entitled "User Fees", establishing fees for services provided by the Department of Environmental Management; amending Chapter 64, entitled "Streets, Sidewalks and Public Places" by repealing Section 64-115 and enacting a new Section 64-115, increasing the fee for excavation permits; and amending Chapter 28, entitled "Floodplain management" by repealing Section 28-5 and enacting a new Section 28-5, increasing the fee for special exceptions.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on thrree separate days for ordinances found on first reding on pages17-19 and that these ordinances be listed in the committees so designated.
Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Glover, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Stackhaus, Bacchus, Simmons, Blackwood, Swope
Nays: 0

990413
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 2-1332, Eligibility; retirement benefits, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990414
(Sub.)
Estimating revenue in the amount of $5,000,000.00 in the Liberty Memorial Fund; appropriating it to the Liberty Memorial State Grant account; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990415
(Sub.)
Estimating revenue in the amount of $1,200,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Fund; appropriating it to the 99 Swope Park Renovation Grant account; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990417
Authorizing the first amendment to the Energy Conservation Performance Contracting Agreement with Johnson Controls, Inc., for energy related improvements for City-owned facilities of the Convention and Entertainment Centers Department.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990418
RESOLUTION - Providing authorization to proceed with the development of financing for various improvements to the sewer system through the issuance of tax-exempt revenue bonds by the City in an approximate principal amount not to exceed $6,000,000.00 and authorizing certain other actions pursuant thereto.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990419
RESOLUTION - Providing authorization to proceed with the development of financing for the second energy conservation performance improvements to be performed at City-owned facilities of the Convention and Entertainment Centers Department through a Lease Purchase Agreement in the approximate principal amount of $3,600,000.00.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990420
Reestimating revenue in certain accounts by the sum of $1,155,000.00; appropriating $1,155,000.00 to various accounts; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990440
(Sub.)
Authorizing the Director of Information Technology to enter into contracts with Sprint, Southwestern Bell Wireless, Southwestern Bell, MobilePhone, and Telecommunications Accounting System for telecommunications services; and authorizing the expenditure of funds previously appropriated and also appropriated in the 1999-2000 budget.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990441
(Sub.)
Authorizing the City Manager to enter into a contract with the Private Radio Systems Division of Ericsson Inc. for public safety radio system equipment and related services in an amount not to exceed $3,735,000; and to expend money from previously appropriated funds for this purpose.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990408
RESOLUTION - Approving the reappointments of James S. Hughes and Dr. Michael Weaver, and the appointment of Judith Swope, as trustees of the Metropolitan Ambulance Services Trust.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

990444
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 10-216, Number of retail alcoholic beverage licenses, and 10-331, distance from churches and schools, and enacting in lieu thereof two new sections of like number and subject matter.


Referred Finance & Administration Committee

981074
Approving the Fourth Amendment to the Development Plan submitted by the 47th and Jefferson Redevelopment Corporation on a tract of land generally bounded by 46th Street, 47th Street, Summit Street and Jefferson Street; and authorizing execution of a Fourth Supplementary Contract with the 47th and Jefferson Redevelopment Corporation.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990411
Authorizing execution of a Lease Agreement with the Junior College District of Metropolitan Kansas City, Missouri, for a term of 20 years at an annual rate of $10.00 per year for use of City-owned property at 2700 E. 18th Street.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990412
(Sub.)
Approving the preliminary plat of Rolling Hills South on approximately a 4.3 acre tract of land generally located on both sides of 108th Terrace, east of Bridlespur Terrace. (SD 0850)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990421
(Sub.)
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Second Amendment to the Uptown Tax Increment Financing Plan approving the Second Amendment to the Uptown Tax Increment Financing Plan; and designating an expanded Redevelopment Area.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990424
(Sub.)
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project No. 11 of the Uptown Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project; and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990426
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project No. 13 of the Uptown Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project; and adopting tax increment financing therein.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990439
Authorizing execution of a Second Amendment to Grant Agreement with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the Prospect Corridor Neighborhood Development Project and authorizing execution of a Second Amended Cooperative Agreement with Health Midwest Partners for Change, Inc., and Housing and Economic Development Financial Corporation for the Project.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990443
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Establishing the Kansas City, Missouri Parking Authority for the development of short term and long term parking strategies and solutions within the Central Business District in downtown Kansas City.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990445
(Sub.)
Authorizing a $30,000.00 Cooperative Agreement with the Housing Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, for pre-development costs of public housing for Heritage House consistent with Committee Substitute for Resolution No. 970908, passed June 26, 1997.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

990409
Accepting and approving a one year $516,354.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health to provide funding for a comprehensive program of HIV/STD prevention in the Kansas City region; estimating revenue in the amount of $369,055.00 in the 99 AIDS Counseling and Testing account; reducing revenue in the amount of $413,941.00 in the 00 AIDS Counseling and Testing account; and reducing appropriations in the amount of $44,886.00 in the AIDS Prevention Program account.


Referred Neighborhood and Community Services

990410
Authorizing a one year $130,000.00 contract with the LeadBusters, Inc., to provide various community education programs.


Referred Neighborhood and Community Services