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Last Published: 2/21/2007 10:04:37 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - CHARLES EDDY
Present:4 - ALVIN BROOKS, BILL SKAGGS, TERRY RILEY, JOHN FAIRFIELD
 

060800
Increasing the appropriation in the KCMBU Police Drug Enforcement Fund and appropriating to the KCPDU Police Drug Enforcement Fund to add three officers and conduct more investigations.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Paul Key, Property Allocations, stated that the funding would allow KCPD to hire 3 additional officers and to conduct more investigations
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Fairfield
Nays: 0

060815
Authorizing a $1,613,000.00 Sixth Amendment to the original agreement with M.J. Harden Associates, relating to the Geographic Information System and Storm Water Planning Contour mapping updates for the 2006 and 2007 Programs; and authorizing the Director of Information Technology to expend $1,613,000.00 for the agreement.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Gail Roper, Information Technology, explained that this ordinance would be the sixth amendment to the agreement with M.J. Harden Associates. It allows them to move forward with the Geographic Information System (GIS) and Storm Water Planning Contour Mapping system updates.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Fairfield
Nays: 0

060827
Authorizing the transfer of $3,160,092.00 in the 2003 KCMAC-C3 (ERP Project) Fund from the Enterprise Resource Planning accounts of the Information Technology and Finance Departments to new accounts in the Information Technology Department for the purpose of implementing additional functions of the PeopleSoft system and designating requisitioning authority.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Gail Roper, Information Technology, explained that this ordinance was for the ERP project for the Peoplesoft system implementing additional functions.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Fairfield
Nays: 0

060831
RESOLUTION - Supporting a refinancing of the President Hotel project.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "IMMEDIATE ADOPTION"
Debra Hinsvark, Director of Finance, stated that this ordinance would assist the developer for the President Hotel to refinance at a better rate and get additional funds for the project. There was discussion regarding weather this would place the City at further risk or obligation. Ms. Hinsvark said that she would work with the developer to reassure that the City did not incur additional responsibility.
Ayes: 3 - Eddy, Skaggs, Fairfield
Nays: 0

060636
(Sub.)
Estimating and appropriating $225,000.00 in the Convention and Tourism Fund.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (8/9/2006)"
This item was held until 8/9/2006
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

060664
(Sub.)
Calling for submission to the voters of Kansas City, at a special election to be held on November 7, 2006, a question authorizing the City Council to establish by ordinance a program to regulate residential rental properties; directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of the election not later than August 29, 2006; and stating the intent of the City Council to seek revisions in state law to allow civil penalties for code enforcement violations and to expand the use of receiverships for absentee-owned properties.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (8/9/2006)"
David Park, Neighborhood and Community Services, stated that he had followed on a request by Councilman Brooks to use Ridge Point Apartments as a case study. Mr. Parks said that the department sent 36 inspectors to the property and found a great number of violations. Chief among the violations was exposed wires, fire damaged building and blocked plumbing. The true owner of the property has not been identified. There was discussion regarding the proposed score card for inspections and a grading system additionally the committee discussed a way to insure that a responsible party is listed for all properties. There was much public testimony for and against the proposed inspection and subsequent fees (see sign in sheet on file).
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

060795
(Sub.)
 Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by enacting a new section to be known as Section 2-53, Limitation on contributions for Mayor and Council elections.


FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (8/9/2006)"
Councilman Eddy, requested that this ordinance be held for another week to allow the Dorothy Campbell, City Attorney that has been working with Councilman Eddy on the ordinance.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0

060796
COMMUNICATION - Notice received from the Bond Financial Advisory Committee regarding Resolution 06/12/06.


RECEIVED AND FILED
The Communication was received and filed.
Ayes: 5 - Eddy, Brooks, Skaggs, Riley, Fairfield
Nays: 0
 
 The Finance and Audit Committee may hold closed Sessions pursuant to the Sections RSMO 610.021 (1), (2), and (3) respectively to discuss legal, real estate or personnel matters. THERE WAS NO CLOSED SESSION.