Last Published: 6/4/2005 11:59:37 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - ALVIN BROOKS
Present:11 - DEB HERMANN, BILL SKAGGS, BONNIE COOPER, JOHN FAIRFIELD, TROY NASH, SAUNDRA MCFADDEN-WEAVER, JIM GLOVER, JIM ROWLAND, BECKY NACE, TERRY RILEY, CHARLES EDDY
Excused:1 - KAY BARNES
 

030571
RESOLUTION - In memory of Joe Farrell who passed away April 30, 2003.


Adopted

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

030547
RESOLUTION - Declaring May 5-12, 2003, as Preservation Week in Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

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

030548
RESOLUTION - Commending the Airline Museum at Kansas City for its outstanding contributions to historic preservation.


Adopted

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

030549
RESOLUTION - Commending Jonathan Kemper and Commerce Bank for the restoration of the National Bank of Commerce Building at 922-924 Walnut Street.


Adopted

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

030566
RESOLUTION - Designating May 9-10, 2003, as Fiesta in the Heartland, A Celebration of Cinco De Mayo.


Adopted

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

030567
RESOLUTION - Congratulating the Golden Gloves Association on its 68th anniversary.


Adopted

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

030527
RESOLUTION - Authorizing the development of financing to provide for the issuance of one or more series of revenue bonds in an approximate principal amount not to exceed $32,769,347.00 for the construction of a public parking garage for the Gailoyd Redevelopment Project.


Adopted

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

030529
RESOLUTION - Consenting to the transfer by Land Trust of certain properties in the urban core for redevelopment.


Adopted

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

030572
RESOLUTION - Authorizing an application to the Missouri Development Finance Board (MDFB) for the preliminary authorization of state tax credits in the amount not to exceed $655,000.00 to support fund-raising efforts for capital improvements and renovation efforts at the Guadalupe Center located at 1015 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez, Kansas City, Missouri.


Adopted

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

030522
Approving Traffic Regulation Nos. 56776 through 56803.


Passed

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

030491
Authorizing an Interim Concession and Lease Premises Agreement with Hertz Corporation at the Kansas City International Airport.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks
Nays: 0

030518
Authorizing execution of Supplemental No. 20 to Contract No. DTFA09-90-L- 10471, Master Site Lease at Kansas City International Airport with the Federal Aviation Administration for the installation and operation of precision approach path indicator (PAPI) light systems on Runways 27, 01R, 01L, and 19R.


Passed

Ayes: 11 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks
Nays: 0

030519
Authorizing a $3,614,678.00 contract with Federal APD for Project No. 20010129 - Parking Revenue Control System at Kansas City International Airport and the expenditure of previously appropriated funds in the amount of $3,956,864.00.


Passed

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

030472
Authorizing a $138,152.00 agreement with Highwoods Realty Limited Partnership relating to the installation, operation and maintenance of special decorative streetlight poles on public streets within the Plaza; estimating revenue and appropriating the sum of $279,317.00 to the Streetlight System Expansion account of the GO Bonds Streetlight SR2002A Fund; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

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

030473
Authorizing reconstruction of sidewalks, curbs, driveway entrances, and appurtenances Harrison Avenue from 62nd Street to 63rd Street, Locust Street from 57th Street to 58th Street, 68th Terrace from Pennsylvania Avenue to Valley Road and 69th Terrace from Ward Parkway to Valley Road; appropriating $283,714.00 from the Revolving Public Improvement Fund; authorizing assessment of the properties benefitted for the cost of the improvements; and recognizing an emergency.


Passed

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

030474
Authorizing traffic signal modifications at Holmes and 31st Street; estimating revenue in the amount of $66,168.00 in the General Fund; reducing an appropriation in the amount of $32,222.00 in the General Fund; appropriating the sum of $98,390.00 to the Holmes at 31st Street account of the General Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.


Passed

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

030478
(Sub.)
Authorizing a $400,000.00 contract with A.D. Jacobson Company, Inc., for emergency repairs and maintenance of plumbing at various City-owned facilities; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $400,000.00 in funds appropriated herein; and authorizing an additional one year renewal option subject to appropriation of funds.


Passed as Substituted

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

030479
Authorizing a $1,000,000.00 contract with Lippert Mechanical Service Corporation for maintenance and repair of heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment at various City-owned facilities; authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $890,000.00 in funds appropriated herein; authorizing the Director of Parks and Recreation to expend $110,000.00 in funds appropriated herein; and authorizing a one year renewal option.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances 030530 (sub), 030486, 030487, 030489, 030490, 030506, 030531, 030532, 030533, 030534, 030535, 030536, 030537, 030538, 030540, 030545 and 030546 and that these ordinances be advanced for final consideration at this time.
Ayes: 12 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Rowland, Nace, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0


Passed

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

030530
(Sub.)
Authorizing a one year $262,000.00 contract with University Physician Associates to provide medical direction for the City Emergency Medical Services Program.


Passed as Substituted

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030486
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0481, rezoning an area of approximately 3.89 acres generally bounded by Highland Avenue, E. 53rd Street, Woodland Avenue and E. 54th Street from District R-2a (Two-Family Dwellings) to District R-1b (One-Family Dwellings). (12918-P)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030487
Approving a Community Unit Project on an approximately 3.89 acre tract of land generally bounded by Highland Avenue, E. 53rd Street, Woodland Avenue, and E. 54th Street. (12918-CUP-1)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030489
Approving an amendment to a previously approved preliminary plan in District PD/RA, R-4-O (Planned District/Agricultural, Low Apartments) on approximately a 36 acre tract of land generally located on the east side of Wornall Road approximately 180 feet south of Martha Truman Road, for the purpose of deleting an approximately 8 acre tract of land from said preliminary plan and allowing a church, elementary school and offices. (4031-PD-13)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030490
Approving a General Development Plan for the Western Auto Planning Area for an area of approximately 2.9 acres generally bounded by 20th Street on the north, McGee Street on the east, the Kansas City Terminal Railway tracks on the south and Grand Boulevard 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.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030506
Approving the plat of Wilshire Plaza - Fifth Plat A Replat of Lots 2 thru 7, Inclusive, Wilshire Plaza - Fifth Plat, and Lot P1, Wilshire Plaza - First Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030531
Vacating a portion of the west side of Oak Street between 11th and 12th Streets. (1406-V)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030532
Vacating the north-south alley next east of Baltimore Avenue south of W. 10th Street. (1415-V)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030533
Vacating a portion of N.E. Flintlock Road east of relocated N.E. Flintlock Road, approximately one-quarter mile south of Missouri Highway 152. (1364-V)


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030534
Approving the plat of Staley Golf Course - First Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; and establishing grades on public ways.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030535
Approving the plat of Staley Golf Course - Second Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; and accepting various easements.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030536
Approving the plat of Staley Golf Course - Third Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; and establishing grades on public ways.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030537
Approving the plat of Staley Farms - Clubhouse, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030538
Approving the plat of Staley Farms - Fifth Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030540
Authorizing execution of a $908,496.00 Cooperative Agreement with the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri, the Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, and the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, for the purpose of providing funds for certain development and redevelopment services and directing the City Clerk to file certain documents with the appropriate offices.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030545
Amending Ordinance No. 021283 by repealing Section 3 thereof and enacting in its place a new section, revising the legal description for the Shoal Creek Tax Increment Financing Plan.


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030546
Amending Ordinance No. 021285 by repealing Section 2 thereof and enacting in lieu thereof a new section, revising the legal description for Project No. O of the Shoal Creek Tax Increment Financing Plan.


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on second reading on page 7 and that these ordinances be listed next week for third reading.
Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0


Passed

Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0

030520
Authorizing a contract with ARAMARK Corporation to provide food and beverage services for the Kansas City Convention Center Complex.


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

030166
Approving a development plan in District GP-5 (Medium Density Residential) on approximately a 73 acre tract of land generally located on the north side of N.W. Cookingham Drive, approximately 350 feet west of N. Congress Avenue/N.W. Interurban Road (west of Ferrelview). (11966-GP-5)


Waive Charter Requirements City Council
for reading of ordinances on three separate days for ordinances found on first reading on pages 8-10 and that these ordinances be listed next week in the committees so designated.
Ayes: 10 - Hermann, Skaggs, Cooper, Fairfield, Nash, McFadden-Weaver, Glover, Riley, Brooks, Eddy
Nays: 0


Assigned to Third Read Calendar

030573
Amending Chapter 2 of the Code of Ordinances by repealing Section 2-1614 and enacting in its place new Section 2-1614 which adds a subsection to allow the use of banks not within the city and/or banks within the City acting on behalf of an agent or private contractor of the City; and repealing Section 2-200 and enacting in its place a new Section 2-200 which adds a subsection to allow agents or private contractors acting on behalf of the City to deposit funds collected by them to the City bank account on terms determined by ordinance of the City Council.


Referred Finance Committee

030559
Authorizing a one year $681,940.00 contract with Truman Medical Center to provide medical and psychiatric services to inmates at the Municipal Correctional Institution.


Referred Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

030560
Appropriating the sum of $50,000.00 to the Kennel accounts of the Youth Employment Fund.


Referred Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

030564
(Sub.)
Approving contracts with various agencies in the total amount of $1,383,854.00 for projects and events from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund.


Referred Neighborhood Development and Housing Committee

030561
Authorizing a Joint Funding Agreement for Water Resources Investigations between Kansas City and the United States Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, for Year 6 of a study on the effects of combined sewer overflows on the quality of water at Brush Creek and Blue River; and authorizing expenditure of budgeted funds in the amount of $225,000.00.


Referred Operations Committee

030562
Authorizing a contract increase in the amount of $9,337.00 with Pyramid Excavation & Construction, Inc., for additional work in connection with the Barney Allis Plaza Phase 1 Site Improvements project for a total contract amount of $554,330.00 and authorizing the Director of Public Works to expend $9,337.00 for the project.


Referred Operations Committee

030563
To establish Sewer District 17005 and reestablish Sewer District 1069, generally located in the vicinity of N.E. 39th Street and N.E. Prather Road, all in Sewer Division 17, in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri.


Referred Operations Committee

030565
Authorizing two STP-Urban Agreements with the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission relating to reconstruction of a signal system and geometric improvements at Independence Avenue and Paseo Boulevard and at Ward Parkway from Brookside boulevard to Shawnee Mission Parkway.


Referred Operations Committee

030550
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the Judicial Square Tax Increment Financing Plan; approving the Judicial Square Tax Increment Financing Plan; and designating a Redevelopment Area.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030551
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project 1 of the Judicial Square Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therefor.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030552
Changing the name of N.E. 95th Court to N. Ditzler Avenue, within Villas of Montclair, a subdivision in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030553
Approving the plat of Platte Woods Center, an addition in Kansas City, Platte County, Missouri; and accepting various easements.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030554
Amending Section B of Ordinance No. 000157 by deleting Condition No. 5 in connection with the rezoning from District R-4 (Low Apartments) to District PD/R-4 (Planned District/Low Apartments), and approving a preliminary plan for an area of approximately 19.55 acres generally located on the north side of N.E. 96th Street, approximately 1.5 miles east of I-435. (12359-PD-3)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030555
(Sub.)
Amending Section B of Ordinance No. 000155 by deleting Condition No. 5 in connection with the rezoning from District R-1aa (One-Family Dwellings) to District O (Office District) and approving a preliminary plan for an area of approximately 5.45 acres generally located on the north side of N.E. 96th Street, approximately 1.3 miles east of I-435. (12359-P-4)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030556
Amending Section A of Second Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 010133 by deleting Condition No. 7 in connection with the preliminary Community Unit Project on approximately a 30 acre tract of land generally located at the southwest corner of N.E. Flintlock Road and N.E. 96th Street. (12522-CUP-1)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030557
Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0482, rezoning an area of approximately 1.66 acres generally located on the east side of Hickman Mills Drive approximately 300 feet north of 109th Terrace from District R-3 (Low Apartments, Low Density) to District C-1-p (Neighborhood Retail Business - Limited District), and approving a preliminary plan for the same. (12880-P)


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030558
Approving a General Development Plan for the 41st & Paseo Redevelopment Planning Area for an area of approximately 7.15 acres generally bounded by E. 41st Street, The Paseo, Wayne Avenue, and E. 42nd Street, declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted area, insanitary or undeveloped industrial area and its redevelopment necessary and approving the ad valorem tax benefits.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030568
Approving a General Development Plan for the Ellison-Knickerbocker Planning Area for an area of approximately 5.6 acres generally bounded by Knickerbocker Place between Pennsylvania Avenue and Broadway at the southeast corner of Broadway and Armour Boulevard on the south, Armour Boulevard between Central Street and Broadway on the north, Central Street on the east and Wyandotte Street 150 feet north of Armour Boulevard on the west, declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted area, insanitary or undeveloped industrial area and its redevelopment necessary and approving the ad valorem tax benefits.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030569
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Westport Planning Area Plan by amending the Land Use Plan and Map for an approximately 0.34 acre tract of land generally located 250 feet south of Armour Boulevard on the east side of Broadway (3521 Broadway) from Retail to Office and an approximately 0.42 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of Armour Boulevard and Central Street from Office to Multi-family Residential, Medium Density.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee

030570
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Main Street Corridor Land Use and Development Plan by amending the Future Land Use Map for an approximately 0.42 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of Armour Boulevard and Central Street from Commercial to Multi-family Residential Medium Density.


Referred Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
 
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