Last Published: 10/5/2009 12:20:44 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:5 - TERRY RILEY, CINDY CIRCO, BETH GOTTSTEIN, JOHN SHARP, ED FORD
 

090653
Approving an amendment to a previously approved development plan in District PD/M-1 on approximately an 8.5 acre tract of land generally located on the north side of E. 63rd Street approximately 800 feet east of Hardesty Avenue. (11077-PD-6)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Jacob Dobsch, City planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jim Bowers, representing SPX Cooling Technologies, and Jason Straub, 6100 E. 63rd St, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will amend a previously approved development plan in District PD/M-1 (light industrial, planned district) to allow expansion of an existing research and development facility, generally located at 6100 E 63rd Street.
Ayes: 5 - Riley, Circo, Gottstein, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090654
Approving an amendment to a preliminary Community Unit Project in District R-1b on an approximately 51.99 acre tract of land generally located on the west side of N. Brighton Avenue between N.E. 57th Street and N.E. 59th Terrace. (6653-CUP-1)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (9/2/2009)"
Jacob Dobsch, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Jim Bowers, representing North Hills Development Co., and Lutjen Inc., were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will consider approval of an amended community unit project plan in District R-1b (one family dwellings) to allow 152 single family dwellings, 41 multi family units in 14 buildings and multiple private open space and stormwater detention tracts in four phases, generally located on the west side of N Brighton Avenue between NE 57th Street and NE 59th Terrace. Testimony: Mike O'Brian, 5902 N. Jackson John Spots, 5827 N. Jackson Barry Tower, 5914 N. Jackson Councilman Ford had some unanswered questions and requested this be held for one week.

090669
(Sub.)
Rezoning an area of approximately 179 acres generally bounded by Swope Parkway and Bruce Watkins Drive on the north, E. 51st Street on the south, The Paseo on the west and a line midway between Wabash Avenue and Prospect Avenue on the east from Districts R-2b, R-4, R-5-p, C-1 and C-2 to District R-1b. (14028-P).


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Paul Tancredi and Bill Hart, Blue Hills Association, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will rezone the area to be in conformance with the Blue Hills Neighborhood Plan and 63rd Street Corridor Plan. Testimony: Compton Ross Jr., Seventh Day Adventist Church Charles Wiley, business owner Joyce Dorsey, area resident
Ayes: 5 - Riley, Circo, Gottstein, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090670
Rezoning an area of approximately 245 acres generally bounded by E. 51st Street on the north, E. 56th Street on the south, The Paseo on the west and a line midway between Wabash Avenue and Prospect Avenue on the east, from Districts R-2a, R-2b and C-1 to District R-1b. (14028-P-1).


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Paul Tancredi and Bill Hart, Blue Hills Association, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will rezone the area to be in conformance with the Blue Hills Neighborhood Plan and 63rd Street Corridor Plan. Testimony: Compton Ross Jr., Seventh Day Adventist Church Charles Wiley, business owner Joyce Dorsey, area resident
Ayes: 5 - Riley, Circo, Gottstein, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090671
Rezoning an area of approximately 185 acres generally bounded by E. 56th Street on the north, properties fronting the south side of E. 59th Street on the south, The Paseo on the west and a line midway between Wabash Avenue and Prospect Avenue on the east, and properties between The Paseo and Blue Hills Road south to 62nd Terrace (extended), and both sides of Park Avenue and Olive Street and the west side of Wabash Avenue south to E. 60th Street, from Districts R-2a and R-2b to District R-1b. (14028-P-2).


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Paul Tancredi and Bill Hart, Blue Hills Association, were present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will rezone the area to be in conformance with the Blue Hills Neighborhood Plan and 63rd Street Corridor Plan. Testimony: Compton Ross Jr., Seventh Day Adventist Church Charles Wiley, business owner Joyce Dorsey, area resident
Ayes: 5 - Riley, Circo, Gottstein, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090690
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District C-3a1-p on a 6.1 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of N.E. 79th Terrace and N. Oak Street Trafficway. (7839-P-10)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Larry Stice, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Tony Pricara, 20304 W 92nd St Olathe, KS., was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow for development of an ATM with drive-through lane in an existing shoping center, and to revise a condition of the previous ordinance regarding improvements of NE 79th Terrace.
Ayes: 4 - Circo, Gottstein, Sharp, Ford
Nays: 0

090078
RESOLUTION - Expressing the support of the Council for the remediation of blight by the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, in the Armour Gillham PIEA Area, including the relocation of utility lines; and directing the City Manager to assist in this effort.


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (9/23/2009)"

090365
Approving the plat of Levitt’s Resubdivision, an addition in 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 record this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1407A)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (9/23/2009)"

090521
Approving the preliminary plat of Levitt’s Resubdivision on a 0.29 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of Main Street and W. 43rd Street. (SD 1407)


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (9/23/2009)"

090646
Acknowledging and affirming the composition of the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri; and stating the intention of the Council to consider ways to address Jackson County’s concerns regarding the tax increment financing process.


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (9/9/2009)"
 
 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.