Last Published: 10/25/2007 5:28:51 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:5 - TROY NASH, JOHN FAIRFIELD, BONNIE COOPER, KAY BARNES, SAUNDRA MCFADDEN-WEAVER
 
 
 BEGINNING OF PROPOSED CONSENT ITEMS

070085
Approving the plat of Carriage Hills North First Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay 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. (SD1181)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
It was the consensus of the committee to pass the ordinance. No staff or public testimony.
Ayes: 5 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

070086
Approving the plat of Dutch Hill Apartment District, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1305)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
It was the consensus of the committee to pass the ordinance. No staff or public testimony.
Ayes: 5 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0
 
 END OF PROPOSED CONSENT ITEMS

070061
Rezoning an area of approximately 76 acres generally bounded by Blue Parkway and 51st Street on the north, 53rd Street on the south, Jackson Avenue on the west and the Missouri Pacific Railroad right of way on the east from Districts R-2b and RP to District R-1b. (13706-P)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Larry Stites, City Planning and Development, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Glenda Russell, Sheraton Estates Neighborhood Association, testified in support of the ordinance. This ordinance will allow rezoning of the area to preserve the single-family character of the neighborhood.
Ayes: 5 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

070088
(Sub.)
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to and approving the Third Amendment to the 19th Terrace and Central Tax Increment Financing Plan.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Bob Long, Tax Increment Financing Commission, testified on behalf of this ordinance and companion ordinance, 990932. Charles Miller, representing Broadway Development L.L.C. was available to answer questions from the committee. The following testified for delay in approval of this ordinance and its companion ordinance: Bill Drummond - Crossroads Neighborhood Association Angela Larson - Crossroads Neighborhood Association Jeff Becker - Crossroads Neighborhood Association Tom Levett - Levett Enterprises, Inc. These ordinances will approve the Third Amendment which provides for: a) changing the use of the property in Project 2 from commercial space and related parking to residential condominiums/retail/office and related parking; b) dividing the existing Project Area 2 into three separate Project Area (Project Areas 2a, 2b, and 2c); c) clarifies that PILOTS and EATS from Projects 2a, 2b, and 2c may be used in other project areas in the TIF Plan area if they are not needed by the project which generates them; d) the Redevelopment Project Costs for Project 2a; e) changing the use of the property in Project 12 from residential condominiums to approximately 34,600 square feet of leasable commercial space; f) revising the Redevelopment Project costs for Project 12; and making other revisions as necessary.
Ayes: 4 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

070094
Vacating the old alignment of N.W. Tiffany Springs Road north of realigned N.W. Tiffany Springs Road, Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1556-V)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Larry Stites, City Planning and Development, testified on behalf of this ordinance and answered questions from the committee. Brent Thompson, LH Egineering Landscaping Architect Surveyors, was available to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow development of adjacent of residential plats.
Ayes: 5 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

070099
Authorizing the City Manager to permit the Performing Arts Community Improvement District to waive certain solicitation requirements associated with excavation work for the South Parking Garage and to solicit the architectural and engineering design services and the construction of the South Parking garage on a design-build basis.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Galen Beaufort, Law Department, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jerry Riffle, Lathrop and Gage Law Firm representing the Performing Arts Center Community Improvement District, was available to answer questions from the committee. No public testimony.
Ayes: 5 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

990932
(Sub.)
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project 2 of the 19th Terrace & Central Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therein.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
See Ordinance No. 070088.
Ayes: 5 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

061145
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Consenting to the transfer of various tracts of land held by Land Trust of Jackson County, Missouri, and located in the Third Councilmanic District to Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council, for purposes of maintaining of such land and for redevelopment.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/14/2007)"

061146
Authorizing the Director of Finance to execute quit claim deeds to certain properties in the 3rd District located at _______________________, held by Land Trust of Jackson County, Missouri, to Heart of the City, Incorporated, and directing the City Clerk to record the deeds.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/14/2007)"

061292
(Sub.)
Amending Chapters 18 and 80, Code of Ordinances by repealing Sections Sec. 18-16. Permit required; exceptions, and repealing various sections in Chapter 80, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections to amend, simplify and clarify the provisions allowing noncommercial signs and amend the provisions regarding residential signs, and amending the definitions relating to signs and residential uses.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (3/28/2007)"

070020
Approving the plat of Blue Hills Commons, 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. (SD1292A)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD OFF AGENDA"

070021
Approving the plat of Washington Irving Condominium, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; 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. (SD1294A)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/28/2007)"

070031
(Sub.)
Vacating a portion of Pershing Road at vacated Broadway, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1464-V)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Larry Stites, City Planning and Development, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Mark Griffin, Langford and Gage Law Firm, was available for questions from the committee. No public testimony.
Ayes: 5 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0
 
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