Last Published: 11/9/2006 4:04:29 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - KAY BARNES
Present:12 - DEB HERMANN, BILL SKAGGS, BONNIE COOPER, JOHN FAIRFIELD, TROY NASH, SAUNDRA MCFADDEN-WEAVER, JIM GLOVER, GEORGE BLACKWOOD, BECKY NACE, TERRY RILEY, ALVIN BROOKS, CHARLES EDDY
 

061241
RESOLUTION - Honoring Veterans Day on November 11, 2006.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061231
COMMUNICATION - Notice of Temporary Traffic Regulations Numbers 59323 through 59375


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061232
COMMUNICATION - EMERGENCY REGULATION NUMBER E30084 THROUGH E40020


Received And Filed

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061222
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Auditor to prepare a follow-up report of the Capital Improvements Management Office January 2005 audit.


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061264
RESOLUTION - Calling upon the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority to suspend the negotiation and award of a contract for paratransit services.


Councilmember Eddy Move to Amend

Seconded by Councilmember Brooks
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Passed as Amended

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061180
Approving Traffic Regulation Numbers 59030, 59031, 59034 through 59152, 59154 through 59167 and 59169 through 59202.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061193
Authorizing a $1,000,000.00 Facility Repair and Maintenance Contract for Project Number 62TENIMP with Gardner Construction Company, Inc. for the Kansas City Aviation Department and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $1,000,000.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
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.


Councilmember Eddy Move To Hold On Docket

Seconded by Councilmember Fairfield
Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Held on Docket (11/16/2006)
 
 Councilmember Eddy Move to Waive Charter Requirement
MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF ORDINANCE NO(S): ADVANCE CONSENTS: 061204 061208 061209 061210 061216 061218 061207 ADVANCE DEBATES: 061203 061215 061219 061221 061194 (sub) 061168 ON THREE SEPARATE DAYS BE WAIVED AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE ADVANCED FOR FINAL READING AND CONSIDERATION AT THIS TIME.
 
Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061204
(Sub.)
Authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into a 5 year lease agreement with PM Contracting for storage space located at Richards Gebaur in building 965 at a rental rate of $1,585.00 per month.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061207
Approving the plat of Solid Rock Ministries, an addition in Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061208
Approving the plat of Woodbrooke Villas Fourth Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD0973D)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061209
Approving the plat of The Manhattan Condominium, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1259A)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061210
Approving the plat of Notre Dame Condominium, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1282)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061216
Approving the plat of Congress Business Park, an addition in Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD 1284)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061218
Approving a maintenance agreement for the final plat of Heuler Heights, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; authorizing the Director of City Development to accept and execute a certain agreement; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061203
Changing the election for a lawyer member of the Municipal Judicial Nominating Commission from December 4, 2006 to December 19, 2006; calling an election for December 19, 2006; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061215
Approving and authorizing settlement of a workers’ compensation claim filed by Kindred Rose for injuries resulting from an accident on July 13, 2003, while employed by the City.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061219
Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $69,429.55 in the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund; appropriating it to Development NC 6 account of the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061221
Approving and authorizing settlement of a claim by Grey Oaks Homes Association, Claim No. T0607-0240E.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061194
(Sub.)
Giving permission to H & R Block to construct and maintain sixteen landscape planters in the public right of way for the building at 1 H & R Block Way.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061168
Rezoning an area of approximately .9 acres generally located at 4001 N.E. 80th Terrace from District RA to District R-1aa. (13649-P)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0
 
 Councilmember Eddy Move to Waive Charter Requirement
MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENTS FOR READING OF THE ORDINANCE ON THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS IS WAIVED FOR THE ORDINANCE ON SECOND READING ON PAGE 6 OF TODAY’S DOCKET AND THAT THIS ORDINANCE BE PLACED ON THE DOCKET NEXT WEEK FOR THIRD READING.
 
Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061211
Accepting various deeds in Jackson County, Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to record the acceptance.


Add to Consent Docket
 
 Councilmember Eddy Move to Waive Charter Requirement
MOVE THAT THE CHARTER REQUIREMENT FOR READING OF ORDINANCES ON THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS BE WAIVED FOR THE ORDINANCES ON FIRST READING ON PAGE 7-11 OF TODAY’S DOCKET AND THAT THESE ORDINANCES BE INTRODUCED AS LISTED TO THE COMMITTEE SO DESIGNATED.
 
Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Blackwood, Nace, Riley, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

061244
Authorizing the Director of Aviation to lease all or portions of the Ambassador Building at KCI, located at 12200 Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, Missouri, Platte County and payment of real estate and/or attorney fees without further City Council action.


Referred to Aviation Committee

061234
Reducing appropriations in the Capital Improvements Fund in the amount of $35,965.00 and appropriating this sum to an account in the Capital Improvements Fund for a project in the Fourth Council District; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee

061240
Approving and authorizing settlement of a lawsuit entitled Lisa Thomas v. Shaun Thomas and City of Kansas City, Missouri and Michael Berry Case No. 04CV-214365.


Referred to Finance and Audit Committee

061230
Amending Chapter 14, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 14-60, Pit bulls, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter pertaining to pit bull dogs.


Referred to Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

061239
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to identify $60,000.00 within the current budget with which to fund a contract with Mustard Seeds Unlimited, Inc. for the purpose of providing a placement option for out-of-school suspensions or expulsions for students in grades 4 through 12 in the Kansas City, North Kansas City, and Hickman Mills School Districts.


Referred to Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

061243
Amending Chapter 10, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 10-212, Distances from churches or schools, and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject matter, that provides for by-drink restaurant/bar and package liquor sales on property previously owned by and adjacent to the Baptist Theological Seminary located at North Oak and Vivion Road and provides for by-drink restaurant/bar liquor licenses in the vicinity of 51st and Oak Street.


Referred to Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

061245
Authorizing a six month $450,000.00 contract with Bill Benfer d/b/a Benfer's Tow for towing abandoned and impounded vehicles.


Referred to Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

061246
Amending Chapter 54, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new Article V, Secondary Metal Recyclers.


Referred to Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

061247
Condemning and taking street and temporary right-of-way on private properties for the construction and maintenance of Red Bridge Road, between Holmes Road and Blue River Road, said properties all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, providing for the payment of just compensation therefore; authorizing continued negotiations by the City of Kansas City; consenting to the filing of the petition for condemnation by the City Attorney, on behalf of the City; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance with the Recorder of Deeds in Jackson County, Missouri.


Referred to Operations Committee

061248
Condemning and taking temporary construction easements, fee interests or street rights-of-way, grading easements and storm drainage easements on private properties for the location, construction and maintenance of a bridge along Red Bridge Road, between Holmes Road and Blue River Road, said properties all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.


Referred to Operations Committee

061249
To change and re-establish the grades on Raytown Road for street, bridge and drainage improvements along Raytown Road from Sta. 54+60 to Sta. 67+75 (approximately 1218.92 feet); and from Sta. 73+50 to Sta. 85+68 (approximately 2533.92 feet) all in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri


Referred to Operations Committee

061229
Approving the plat of One Park Place, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1173)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061233
Approving the preliminary plat of Manchester Plat on a 1.58 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of Manchester Trafficway about one-half mile south of 23rd Trafficway. (SD 1268)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061235
Adopting certain revisions to the Major Street Plan for Kansas City by revising the location of Tiffany Springs Parkway from its present termination west of N. Green Hills Road and providing for its extension east to U.S. Highway 169, and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices. (175-S-22)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061236
Rezoning an area of approximately 90 acres generally located on the west side of N.E. Reinking Road about one-half mile north of N.E. 96th Street, from District R-1aa to District R-1a. (13540-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061237
Approving a preliminary community unit project plan in District R-1a on a 90 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of N.E. Reinking Road about one-half mile north of N.E. 96th Street. (13540-CUP-1)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061238
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District R-1a on an 8.9 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of N. Platte Purchase Drive and on both sides of proposed N.W. 78th Street. (12969-CUP-2)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061242
RESOLUTION - Expressing the Council’s support for extension of the Katy Trail to Kansas City, and directing the City Clerk to distribute copies of this resolution.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061250
Authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into a Pre-Development Agreement with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri and the Alexander Company for the redevelopment of the old federal courthouse at 811 Grand.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061251
RESOLUTION - Authorizing an application to the General Services Administration for historic monument conveyance of the Federal Building to the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061252
Approving a General Development Plan for the Old Federal Courthouse PIEA Redevelopment Area generally bounded by 8th Street on the north, McGee Street on the east, 9th Street on the south and Grand Avenue on the west, declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted area, insanitary or undeveloped industrial area and its redevelopment necessary for the preservation of the public peace, prosperity, health, safety, morals and welfare; and approving the ad valorem tax benefits pursuant to Section 100.570, RSMo 1994.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061253
Approving the First Amendment to the General Development Plan for the Crossroads Planning PIEA Area which expands the original area to include an area of approximately 4.39 acres generally bounded by 20th Street on the south, 18th Street on the north, Grand Avenue on the east and Walnut Street on the west; declaring the additional area of approximately 4.39 acres to be a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority law; finding the First Amendment to the General Development Plan for the area to be in compliance with Sections 100.300-100.620, RSMo; and approving the ad valorem tax benefits therefore.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061254
Amending the General Development and Land Use Plan, Kansas City International Airport, as amended, by deleting approximately 76 acres generally located on the east side of N. Platte Purchase Drive between N.W. 100th Street and N.W. 108th Street and adding said 76 acres to the Nashua-Newmark Planning area. (247-S-104)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061255
Rezoning an area of approximately 27 acres generally located at the southeast corner of N. Platte Purchase Drive and N.W. 108th Street from Districts GP-7 and RA to District R-4. (13661-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061256
Approving a community unit project in Districts GP-7 and R-4 on approximately a 27 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast corner of N. Platte Purchase Drive and N.W. 108th Street. (13661-CUP-1)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061257
Rezoning an area of approximately 202 acres generally located east of N. Platte Purchase Drive and south of N.W. 108th Street from Districts GP-7 and RA to District R-1a. (13662-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061258
Approving a community unit project in District R-1a on approximately a 202 acre tract of land generally located east of N. Platte Purchase Drive and south of N.W. 108th Street. (13662-CUP-1)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061259
Rezoning an area of approximately 36 acres generally located east of N. Platte Purchase Drive and south of N.W. 108th Street from District RA to District R-4. (13663-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061260
Approving a community unit project in District R-4 on approximately a 36 acre tract of land generally located east of N. Platte Purchase Drive and south of N.W. 108th Street (13663-CUP-1)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061261
Rezoning an area of approximately 26 acres generally located at the northeast corner of N.W. 100th Street and N. Platte Purchase Drive from Districts GP-7 and RA to District C-2. (13664-P)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061262
Rezoning an area of approximately 26 acres generally located at the northeast corner of N.W. 100th Street and N. Platte Purchase Drive from District C-2 to District PD/C-2. (13664-PD-1)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061263
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District URD on approximately a 217.62 acre tract of land generally bounded by Front Street on the south, Universal Avenue and Reynolds Avenue on the west, the Missouri River on the north and I-435 on the east. (10333-URD-4)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

061265
Approving the plat of Executive Park Sixtieth Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting and releasing various easements; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD0084UU)


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
 Councilmember Fairfield Move To Introduce

061266
Authorizing the City Manager to negotiate a Development Agreement regarding the Gailoyd Tax Increment Financing Plan.


Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
 Councilmember McFadden-Weaver Move To Introduce

061267
Authorizing acceptance of a $128,700.00 grant award with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide funding to support special projects for the City of Kansas City, Missouri; authorizing execution of a contract in the amount of $128,700.00 with Swope Community Builders for the City to provide resources to support the Linwood Housing area neighborhood initiative project; increasing revenue in the amount of $128,700.00 in the Econ Dev Initiative-HUD Grant Fund; and increasing appropriations in the amount of $128,700.00 in the Econ Dev Initiative-HUD Grant Fund.


Referred to Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee
 
MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS