Last Published: 3/2/2009 1:50:34 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:4 - TERRY RILEY, CINDY CIRCO, JOHN SHARP, ED FORD
Excused:1 - BETH GOTTSTEIN
 

090003
Vacating the east-west alley east of Santa Fe Street north of Union Avenue, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1602-V)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will allow the development of surface parking and possible building expansion on the east side of Santa Fe Street between St. Louis Avenue and Union Avenue.
Ayes: 3 - Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090004
Vacating the plat of Valentine Condominium, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents. (1604-V)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Patricia Jensen, White Goss Law Firm, on behalf of applicant, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow the redevelopment of the existing building for multifamily rental units on the west side of Broadway about 350 feet south of Valentine Road.
Ayes: 3 - Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090014
Approving a preliminary community unit project plan in District R-4 on a .55 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of Washington Street about 300 feet south of 44th Street. (13963-CUP)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Brian Hendrickson, 180 degrees Design Studio, was present to answer questions from the committee. Eric Hydman, Plaza Westport Neighborhood Associations, testified in support of this ordinance. This ordinance will allow for eleven for-sale duplex and townhome dwelling units at 44th and Washington.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090015
(Sub.)
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary development plan in District CP-2 on approximately a 26.8 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast corner of N.E. L.P. Cookingham Drive (Highway 291) and N. Woodland Avenue. (11658-CP-1)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Olofu Agbaji, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Ford Nelson, attorney representing the applicant, and Ernie McConnell, Bank of America, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow for a 387,000 square feet (gross floor area), two-story data processing facility with standby generators and an electrical substation on 1 commercial Lot at NE. L.P. Cookingham Drive and N. Woodland Avenue.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090019
Considering the Kansas City Register nomination for the Allen Village School Historic District located at 706 W. 42nd Street as required by Section 2.911-920, Administrative Code of the City of Kansas City, Missouri. (250-S-117)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Olofu Agbaji, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Lon Clark, Landmarks Commission, and Mr. Washington, Allen Village School, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will place this property on the Kansas City Register of Historic Places.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090024
(Sub.)
Approving the preliminary plat of Bank of America Processing Facility on a 26.8 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast corner of N.E. L.P. Cookingham Drive (Highway 291) and N. Woodland Avenue. (SD-1401)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Olofu Agbaji, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Ford Nelson, attorney representing the applicant, and Ernie McConnell, Bank of America, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow for a 387,000 square feet (gross floor area), two-story data processing facility with standby generators and an electrical substation on 1 commercial Lot at NE. L.P. Cookingham Drive and N. Woodland Avenue.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090025
Amending the General Development and Land Use Plan, Kansas City International Airport, by changing the recommended land use on about 6.7 acres generally located on the west side of N.W. Skyview Avenue opposite N.W. 101st Street from GP-7 (Agricultural and Low Density Residential) to GP-3 (Regional Business). (247-S-110).


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will allow for a wedding/event facility and bed and breakfast in an existing building located at NW Skyview Avenue opposite NW 101st Street.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090026
Rezoning an area of approximately 6.7 acres generally located on the west side of N.W. Skyview Avenue opposite N.W. 101st Street from District GP-7 (Agricultural and Low Density Residential) to District GP-3 (Regional Business), and approving a preliminary development plan for the same. (9514-GP-4)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will allow for a wedding/event facility and bed and breakfast in an existing building located at NW Skyview Avenue opposite NW 101st Street.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090027
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District PD/C-2 on approximately a 10.1 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of N.E. 95th Terrace and N. Oak Trafficway. (13590-PD-7)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jim Bowers, on behalf of CACM, LLC, and Jim Kratz, Lutjen, Inc., were present to answer questions from the committee. This will allow for 41,480 square feet of existing and proposed retail, restaurant and bank uses at NE 95th Terrace and N Oak Trafficway.
Ayes: 3 - Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090028
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District M-P (Planned Industrial District) on approximately a 50.2 acre tract of land generally located at the southeast quadrant of N.W. Barry Road and N. Platte Purchase Drive. (6733-MP-7)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This will allow for 84,460 square feet of existing and proposed utility uses and an existing communications tower at NW Barry Road and N Platte Purchase Drive.
Ayes: 3 - Riley, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090050
Approving the Petition to establish The Landing Mall Community Improvement District; establishing The Landing Mall Community Improvement District generally located between 63rd Street on the north and Meyer Boulevard on the south, Troost Avenue on the west and Meyer Boulevard on the east in Kansas City, Jackson County Missouri; and directing the City Clerk to report the creation of the District to the Missouri Department of Economic Development.


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Jim Hedstrom, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Charles Remmer, Husch Blackwell Sanders Law Firm, was present to answer questions from the committee. Jennifer Hartung, St. Peters CCO, testified with questions to this ordinance. This ordinance creates The Landing Mall Community Improvement District as provided for in the Community Improvement District Act. The services provided through the creation of this District are funded through a special assessment and sales tax.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

070371
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project 1 of the Chatham Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therefor.


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

081033
Enacting a new Chapter 88, Code of Ordinances, by adding Sections 88-10 through 88-820, which comprises the zoning and development code.


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/18/2009)"

081182
(Sub.)
Approving the plat of The Woods of Somerset, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson Repealing Ordinance No. 041020 that approved the plat of The Woods of Somerset and enacting a new ordinance approving the plat of The Woods of Somerset, an addition in Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; accepting certain lands for park purposes forever, in accordance with Section 1004 of Article X of the Charter of Kansas City; authorizing the Director of Public Works and the Director of City Development to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to record this ordinance and attached agreement. 


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/18/2009)"

081266
Rezoning an area of approximately 8.78 acres generally bounded by E. 9th Street on the south, Euclid Avenue on the west, Brooklyn Avenue on the east and E. 7th Street on the north (825 Euclid Avenue) from Districts R-4 and C-2 to District R-5. (13967-P)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Michelle DeSantos, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jerry Riffle, Lathrop and Gage, Ralph Cairo, Samuel Rodgers, and Bob Gregor, Taliferro and Brown, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow for the construction of a new Samuel U Rodgers Health Center.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

081267
(Sub.)
Rezoning an area of approximately 8.78 acres generally bounded by E. 9th Street on the south, Euclid Avenue on the west, Brooklyn Avenue on the east and E. 7th Street on the north (825 Euclid Avenue) from District R-5 to District PD/R-5, and approving a preliminary development plan for the same. (13967-PD-1)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE"
Michelle DeSantos, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jerry Riffle, Lathrop and Gage, Ralph Cairo, Samuel Rodgers, and Bob Gregor, Taliferro and Brown, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow for the construction of a new Samuel U Rodgers Health Center.
Ayes: 4 - Riley, Circo, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0
 
 There may be general discussion regarding current Planning and Zoning issues. There was no general discussion. Pursuant to the following subsections of Section 610.021 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri, there may be a closed session to discuss: (1) legal matters, litigation, or privileged communications with attorneys, pursuant to subsection 1; (2) real estate, pursuant to subsection 2; (3) personnel, pursuant to subsection 3 and 13; and/or (4) sealed bids or proposals, pursuant to subsection 12. There was no Closed Session.