Last Published: 6/4/2005 11:56:06 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - KAY BARNES
Present:12 - ED FORD, TERESA LOAR, BONNIE COOPER, PAUL DANAHER, TROY NASH, MARY WILLIAMS-NEAL, EVERT ASJES, JIM ROWLAND, BECKY NACE, TERRY RILEY, ALVIN BROOKS, CHARLES EDDY
 

010143
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Ronald D. McMillan for his dedicated and tireless effort in the education/prevention endeavors targeting the high-risk urban population.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010152
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Personnelman First Class Jason L. Zumwalt as the RG Community Council Military Member of the Month.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010153
RESOLUTION - Honoring Ronald Acock on the occasion of his retirement after 26 years of service to the citizens of Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010154
RESOLUTION - Honoring John Taylor on the occasion of his retirement after more than 28 years of service to the citizens of Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010155
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Stancia J. Whitcomb-Jenkins for her dedication to the City of Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010161
RESOLUTION - Honoring Dr. Jane Knapp for her dedication to her work and the spirit she brings to her vocation.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010166
RESOLUTION - Recognizing Chuck and Beatrice Chionuma for establishing the Victor Chionuma Foundation and never letting Victor´s light go out.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010167
RESOLUTION - Honoring Kathleen Steele for seven years of outstanding public health service as the Regional Director of Health and Human Services.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010172
RESOLUTION - On the death of Clarence "Sonny" Kenner.


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010066
RESOLUTION - Amending the Washington Wheatley/Wendell Phillips/Downtown East Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an area generally bounded by 21st Street on the north, 27th Street on the south, Troost Avenue on the west and Vine Street on the east, by changing the recommended land uses for the area from "institutional", "open space", "commercial" and "residential" to "institutional", "open space", "office", "office/commercial", "mixed use: residential/commercial/open space","mixed use: residential/office/open space", "mixed use: residential/commercial" and "residential: low density" and "residential: medium density".


Adopted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010098
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Authorizing submission of an application to the Missouri Department of Economic Development in conjunction with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri for the purpose of requesting grant funds for public capital improvements for infrastructure in the Lewis & Clark Redevelopment Area of the Central Industrial District and indicating the intention of the Council to own and operate such improvements.


Adopted as Substituted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010144
RESOLUTION - Consenting to the transfer by Land Trust of certain properties in the urban core for redevelopment.


Adopted

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010082
Amending Ordinance No. 001608 by repealing Section 2 and enacting in lieu thereof a new section.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010083
Giving permission to Campbell Paint Partners, L.P., to construct and maintain an exit door swing in the public right-of-way for the building at 1535 Walnut Street; assessing an encroachment fee of $49.00; and estimating $49.00 in revenue.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010084
To reestablish Sewer District 16003, and 1062, generally located at N.E. 38th Street and Flora Avenue, all in Sewer Division 16, Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri, and repealing Section 1 of Ordinance No. 960279 passed April 4, 1996, establishing Sewer District 16003, and Ordinance No. 19436 passed August 26, 1955, establishing Sewer District 1062.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010085
To establish Sewer Districts 10060, 1062, 10063 and 10064, generally located in the vicinity of 39th street and Blue Ridge Cut-Off, all in Sewer Division 10, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010073
Authorizing execution of an amendment to the Personal Services Contract with Cynthia Khosravian to be a Senior Computer Program Analyst at Kansas City International Airport in the amount of $32,000.00 plus $2,448.00 in FICA payments.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010074
Authorizing a three year $712,509.75 Service Agreement with Sprint United Telephone of Missouri for Centrex and Centurion Voice Service at Kansas City International Airport and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in FY 2001 in the amount of $237,503.25 for Year I, and the expenditure of budgeted appropriations in FY 2002 of $237,503.25 and funds to be appropriated in FY 2003 in the amount of $237,503.25.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010075
Authorizing a $2,335,915.00 contract with Gardner Construction Company for Project No. 2001C11C - Pre-Construction at Kansas City International Airport and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $2,575,255.00.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010076
Authorizing a $500,000.00 agreement with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Co., Inc., for Project No. 2000052A - Aviation Facilities Development of Kansas City International, Kansas City Downtown and Richards-Gebaur Memorial Airports and the expenditures of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $500,000.00.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Rowland, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010070
Authorizing the Director of Human Resources to enter into a contract in an amount not to exceed $197,750.00 with Watson Wyatt & Company for development and implementation of a job definition system including a license and services agreement for the Reward TM software package from funds heretofore appropriated to Account No. 01-100-014-1500-B.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010072
Authorizing a $289,600.00 contract with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company for Contract No. 022 Northeast Industrial District (NEID) Phase III Stormwater Watershed Study; and authorizing expenditure of funding therefor.


Passed

Ayes: 9 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Asjes, Rowland, Riley, Brooks, Barnes
Nays: 0

010097
(Sub.)
Waiving a certain special tax bill of the City upon property owned by the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority located at 1100 West 8th Street.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances 010103,010141, 010105, 010106, 010107, 010108, 001637, 010013, 010014, 010048, 010049, 010125 and 010134 (sub) and that these ordinances be advanced for final consideration at this time.
Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010103
Approving a contract with TEKsystems, Inc., for PC Lifecycle support, including technicians billed at rates of $35.00 and $45.00 per hour, through April 30, 2001, in an amount not to exceed $315,117.50 from previously appropriated funds.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010141
Authorizing the Commissioner of Purchases and Supplies to execute a Cooperative Agreement with the City of Olathe, Kansas, for the purpose of jointly accepting sealed bids and awarding term supply contracts for 2001 model year vehicles and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010105
Accepting and approving an eight month $67,792.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health to provide funding for service coordination for children enrolled in the First Steps program; estimating revenue in the amount of $67,792.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund; appropriating it to the First Step account of the Governmental Grants Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010106
Authorizing a four month $160,000.00 agreement with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment to provide pharmaceutical services for persons living with HIV/AIDS.


Passed

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010107
Accepting and approving a $48,000.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Transportation to provide funding to promote I-35 as a viable alternative fuels route for transportation and commerce; estimating revenue in the amount of $48,000.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund; appropriating it to the I-35 Corridor Clean Cities account in the Governmental Grants Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010108
Authorizing execution of a one year $50,000.00 contract with Mid-America Assistance Coalition for the provision of services related to the Kansas City homeless population.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

001637
Approving an amendment/modification to the Hospital Hill No. 2 Urban Renewal Plan by expanding the boundaries to include two additional areas generally bounded by 21st Street, Bruce R. Watkins, Forest and The Paseo and bounded by 25th Street, West Paseo, 27th Street and Bruce R. Watkins, along with a parcel at 27th and Troost and adding additional parcels for acquisition and the Beacon Hill Urban Renewal Project; and declaring the additional areas to be a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Missouri Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Law subject to certain findings and conditions.


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010013
Approving the preliminary plat of Blue Valley Industrial Park on approximately a 10.3 acre tract of land generally bounded by Blue River on the east, 12th Street on the north, Truman Road on the south, and Oakland Avenue on the west. (SD 0938)


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010014
Approving an amendment to a previously approved Community Unit Project on an approximately 27.5 acre tract of land generally located approximately 170 feet north of East 53rd Street in the city limits of Raytown, Missouri, and approximately 1400 feet east of Pittman Road. (9969-CUP-1)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010048
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District CP-1 (Neighborhood Planned Business Center) on an approximately 11.69 acre tract of land generally located at the southwest corner of N.W. Barry Road and N. St. Clair Avenue. (5905-CP-28)


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010049
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District CP-2 (Local Planned Business Center) on approximately a 6.2 acre tract of land generally located on the north side of Missouri Highway 40 and on both sides of Brentwood Avenue. (6670-CP-6)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Rowland, Nace, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010125
Approving the sale of property at 2000 Vine Street and 2001 Vine Street and authorizing the Director of Finance to execute a deed therefore and directing the City Clerk to file same.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010134
(Sub.)
Vacating the subdivision plats of "Marion Industrial Park" recorded on March 28, 1967, under Document No. B574828 in Book 32 at page 99; "Marion Industrial Park 2nd Plat" recorded on June 12, 1975, under Document No. K262727 in Book 34 at page 25; "Marion Industrial Park 3rd Plat" recorded on April 10, 1995, under Document No. K1186676 in Book K2676 at page 1041; "Marion Merrell Dow Park" recorded on April 12, 1995, under Document No. K1187017 in Book K2677 at page 682; including all lots, blocks, utility easements and building setback lines dedicated by said subdivision plats except 103rd Street therein, all in Sections 35-48-33 and 26-48-33 in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. (1203-V); authorizing certain actions in connection with this ordinance by the City Clerk and the Director of Finance.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 12 - Ford, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010173
Changing the date and time for City Council committee and legislative session meetings during the week of February 19, 2001.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading on ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on second reading on page 8 and that this ordinance be listed next week for third reading.
Ayes: 12 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinance 010073 and that this ordinance be advanced for final consideration at this time
Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Passed

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010104
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 34, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 34-51, Definitions, 34-53, Report of certain diseases and events required, 34-54, Report of certain conditions required, 34-55, Confidentiality of information and report, 34-56, Persons required to report diseases and conditions, 34-57, Quarantine and isolation, and 34-71, Powers of the director of health regarding animal diseases, and enacting in lieu thereof seven new sections of like number and subject matter.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on first reading on pages 9-11 and that these ordinances be listed next week in the committees so designated.
Ayes: 11 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

010168
Amending Chapter 50, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 50-263, Discharging firearms generally, by enacting in lieu thereof one new section that allows the discharge of weapons on airport property pursuant to a wildlife management program.


Referred Aviation Committee

010137
Appropriating the sum of $265,000.00 from the Hodge Park Fund; appropriating the sum of $1,130,000.00 from the Park Special Services Fund; estimating revenue in the amount of $555,205.00 in various accounts of the KCMAC Leasehold IMP Hodge 93A Fund; appropriating it to the Hodge Park II Clubhouse account of the KCMAC Leasehold IMP Hodge 98A Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010138
Estimating revenue in the amount of $1,060,790.00 in the Liberty Memorial Fund; appropriating it to the Liberty Memorial Restoration II account of the Liberty Memorial Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010139
Estimating revenue in the amount of $2,797,197.00 in the Liberty Memorial Fund; appropriating the sum of $31,897.00 to the Liberty Memorial-MDFB account of the Liberty Memorial Fund; appropriating the sum of $2,765,300.00 to the Liberty Memorial-MDFB II account of the Liberty Memorial Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010158
Estimating revenue in the amount of $145,000.00 in the Capital Improvement Fund; appropriating it to the Black Archives Bldg - FEC account of the Capital Improvement Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Referred Finance and Audit Committee

010169
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Establishing the City´s positions on matters that may come before the 107th United States Congress during its year 2001 session.


Referred Legislative, Rules and Ethics Committee

010151
Authorizing a contract with Greater Kansas City Community Foundation to provide matching funds for the URBAN minor home repair and house painting program and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $36,000.00.


Referred Neighborhood Development Committee

010156
Approving a $37,904.54 contract with A.D. Jacobson Co. for Contract No. 748 emergency repair of the influent line at the Todd Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant; authorizing expenditure of funds therefor; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Operations Committee

010157
Giving permission to Niemann Foods, Inc., to construct and maintain a ramp for disabled access in the public right-of-way for the building at 3410 Troost Avenue; assessing an encroachment fee of $156.00; and estimating $156.00 in revenue.


Referred Operations Committee

010162
Approving a $100,000.00 contract with Beemer Construction Co. for Contract No. 7676 emergency repair of 48-inch water main located at 25th and Allen Terrace near the Turkey Creek Pumping Station; authorizing a $500,000.00 agreement with Black & Veatch Corp. for permanent repair of the water main; authorizing expenditure of funds in the amount of $500,000.00 therefor; and recognizing an emergency.


Referred Operations Committee

010163
Authorizing a $100,000.00 agreement with Delich, Roth & Goodwillie, P.A., for engineering services in connection with the storm drainage improvements in the vicinity of 86th Terrace and Belleview to 88th Terrace and Ward Parkway and appropriating $250.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred Operations Committee

010164
Authorizing a $423,300.00 agreement with HDR Engineering, Inc., for engineering services in connection with the repairs to the 23rd Street Viaduct Bridge near Kemper Arena and appropriating $1,058.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred Operations Committee

010165
(Sub.)
Authorizing a $220,000.00 agreement with Harding ESE, Inc., for engineering services in connection with the replacement of the bridge on N.W. Interurban Road over Todd Creek and appropriating $550.00 to the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred Operations Committee

010150
Accepting various easements and deeds in Jackson and Platte Counties; releasing various easements in Clay County; and directing the City Clerk to record the acceptance.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010159
Accepting a Quit Claim Deed from the County of Jackson County, Missouri, conveying land to the City for public use purposes in connection with the Longview Road widening project; devoting certain portions of parcels for street right-of-way, permanent drainage easements and permanent retaining wall easements; and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010160
Accepting various deeds conveying land to the City for public use purposes for future public redevelopment for the 11th and Oak parking garage and directing the City Clerk to file same.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010171
Approving a First Supplemental Financing Agreement in connection with the Barry Towne Improvement Project.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010170
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by amending Appendix A, Section 2.7, GP-7, Agricultural and low-density residential uses to include asphalt plants and concrete mixing plants as accessory uses to quarries.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

010008
Approving a $30,000.00 contract with the Kansas City Spirit, Inc., for the Fan Fair celebration from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund.


Re-Referred Neighborhood Development Committee
Councilmember Danaher moved to re-refer this ordinance to committee. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Williams-Neal.
Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Reconsidered
Councilmember Danaher moved to reconsider 010008. The motion was seconded by Councilmember Rowland.
Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0

010174
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Amending Resolution No. 001559 which established the City´s positions on matters that may come before the Missouri General Assembly during its year 2001 Session by listing therein the local providers of health care to the indigent for which funding is being advocated and advocating utilization of tobacco settlement funds to provide emergency heating bill assistance.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for Resolution 010174 and that this resolution be advanced for final consideration at this time.
Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0


Referred Legislative, Rules and Ethics Committee

Ayes: 13 - Ford, Loar, Cooper, Danaher, Nash, Williams-Neal, Asjes, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy, Barnes
Nays: 0
 
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