Last Published: 6/30/2006 10:06:53 AM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Present:4 - JOHN FAIRFIELD, BONNIE COOPER, KAY BARNES, SAUNDRA MCFADDEN-WEAVER
Out:1 - TROY NASH
 

060043
Approving a General Development Plan for the Guinotte Redevelopment Planning Area for an area of approximately 8.14 acres generally located at the northeast, southeast, and southwest corners of Guinotte Avenue and Lydia Avenue; declaring the area included in such plan to be a blighted, unsanitary or unsafe, constitute both an economic and social liability and create a menace to public health, safety and welfare; and approving tax exemption benefits for the area. (641-S)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Patty Noll, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Bob Mayer, Capital Advisors, representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions of this ordinance. Pat Sterret, EDC, was present to answer questions from the committee. Al Figuly, PIEA, was present to answer questions from the committee. Scott Belke, Belke Appraisals, presented the blight study on this project. This ordinance will allow for the conversion of a six story structure at 1400 Guinotte to live-work condominiums.
Ayes: 4 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0

060057
(Sub.)
Approving a community unit project plan in Districts R-1a and R-2b on a 47.77 acre tract of land generally located in the northeast corner of Eastern Avenue and 55th Street, east of I-435. (5604-CUP-2)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/8/2006)"

060058
Approving a community unit project plan amendment in District R-2a on a 3.11 acre tract of land generally located at the southwest corner of N. Oak Trafficway and N.E. 107th Street. (11924-CUP-7)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Vince Hustead, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. David Pavlich, Aylette Flowers Surveying, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will allow for he sale of the 32 existing multi-family units in 8 buildings on 8 lots generally located on the southeast corner of N. Oak Trfwy & NE 107th Street.
Ayes: 2 - Fairfield, Cooper
Nays: 0

060059
RESOLUTION - Approving an amendment to the Columbus Park Land Use Plan, a guide for the future land use, development, and redevelopment of the area generally bounded by the Missouri River on the north, Interstate 35/29 on the east, Interstate 35 on the south, and the Heart of America bridge approach (Locust Avenue) on the west. (245-S-2).


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "IMMEDIATE ADOPTION"
Patty Noll, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Bob Mayer, Capital Advisors, representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions of this ordinance. Pat Sterret, EDC, was present to answer questions from the committee. Al Figuly, PIEA, was present to answer questions from the committee. Scott Belke, Belke Appraisals, presented the blight study on this project. This ordinance will allow for the conversion of a six story structure at 1400 Guinotte to live-work condominiums.
Ayes: 4 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0

060087
Approving the plat of Jazz District Apartments Block 4, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept two partial deeds of release; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Barb Freeland, Jazz District Redevelopment Corp., the developer is in agreement with the conditions within this ordinance. This project will create two lots to be generally located at the northeast corner of 19th St and The Paseo.
Ayes: 3 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0

060088
Approving the plat of Staley Farms-Eighth Plat, The Enclave, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept a partial deed of release; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Darren White, Lutjen Inc, representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions within the ordinance. This project is located on the northeast side of NE Staley Farms Dr. at NE 102nd Terr. and will create 32 single family lots and 6 private open space tracts.
Ayes: 3 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0

060089
Approving the plat of Jazz District Apartments Block 5, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept partial deeds of release; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Barb Freeland, Jazz District Redevelopment Corp., the developer is in agreement with the conditions in this ordinance. This project will create two lots to be generally located at the northeast corner of 19th St and The Paseo.
Ayes: 3 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0

060090
(Sub.)
Approving the plat of Copperleaf – Second Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Mike Ballard, Lutjen Inc., representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions of the ordinance. This project is located at NE Flintlock Rd and NE 90th Street and will create 20 single family lots and four private open space tracts.
Ayes: 3 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0

060091
Approving the plat of Staley Farms-Ninth Plat, The Elan, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting and releasing various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a certain agreement; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept a partial deed of release; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Darren White, Lutjen Inc, the developer is in agreement with the conditions in the ordinance. This project is located on the northeast side of NE Staley Farms Dr. at NE 102nd Terr. and will create 32 single family lots and 6 private open space tracts.
Ayes: 3 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0

060092
Approving the plat of Walnut Triad, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept a subordination of deed of trust; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will create three multi-family residential units in a new structure to be generally located at Walnut St. and 41st St.
Ayes: 4 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

060094
(Sub.)
Authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute Four cooperative agreements for Public Improvements, A (Holly Ridge First Plat) Regional Detention Basin Agreement, A (Falcon Falls East) Regional Detention Basin Agreement, and A (Barry Towne) Regional Detention Basin Agreement, West of Missouri Highway 169 and North of NW 74th Street with the following companies: CMW Development, Falcon Falls Development, and BT Apartment, Missouri Limited Liability Companies; and a Development Fund Administrator cooperative agreement for Public Improvements East Fork Line Creek Watershed Regional Detention Basin West of Missouri Highway 169 and North of NW 74th Street, and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, CONSENT"
Travis Keifer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This project is generally located at US Hwy 169 extending from NW 76th St to NW 78th Terr.
Ayes: 2 - Fairfield, Cooper
Nays: 0

060100
Accepting the recommendations of the Tax Increment Financing Commission as to the First Amendment to the Twelfth and Wyandotte Tax Increment Financing Plan; and approving the First Amendment to the Twelfth and Wyandotte Tax Increment Financing Plan.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Lydia McEvoy, EDC, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Roxen Koch, King Hershey, representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions within the ordinance. Randy Landes, Finance Department, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will accept the First Amendment to the 12th & Wyandotte TIF Project.
Ayes: 4 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

060101
Approving the plat of Northview 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 execute a certain agreement; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept a deed of release; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Dan Weisberg, Weisberg Engineers, is in agreement with the conditions in the ordinance. This project is located at NE 96th St and N Mersington Ave. and will create 33 single family lots and a tract for storm water detention.
Ayes: 2 - Fairfield, Cooper
Nays: 0

060102
Approving the plat of The Plaza @ Shoal Creek, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting and releasing various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/8/2006)"

060103
Approving the plat of Blue Ridge Crossing, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; releasing various documents; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept a driveway maintenance agreement, a partial deed of release and subordination of deed of trust; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreements.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. David Horn, MBS Mall Investor, is in agreement with the conditions in the ordinance. Mike Duffy, MBS Mall Investor, was present to answer This project is located at I-70 from 43rd St. to Sterling Ave. and will create seven commercial lots and one tract.
Ayes: 2 - Fairfield, Cooper
Nays: 0

060109
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project 1 of the 811 Main Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therefor.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Rochelle Parker, EDC, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance will approve the activation of Project Area I of the 811 Main TIF Plan.
Ayes: 4 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

060116
(Sub.)
Approving additional tax increment financing for the Aladdin Hotel project; authorizing the Director of Finance to enter into a financing agreement to provide such financing for the project in connection with the First Amendment to the Twelfth and Wyandotte Tax Increment Financing Plan.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
Lydia McEvoy, EDC, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Roxen Koch, King Hershey, representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions within the ordinance. Randy Landes, Finance Department, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will accept the First Amendment to the 12th & Wyandotte TIF Project.
Ayes: 4 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

060117
Approving and designating Redevelopment Project 4 of the Twelfth & Wyandotte Tax Increment Financing Plan as a Redevelopment Project and adopting tax increment financing therefor.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Lydia McEvoy, EDC, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Roxen Koch, King Hershey, representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions within the ordinance. Randy Landes, Finance Department, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will accept the First Amendment to the 12th & Wyandotte TIF Project.
Ayes: 4 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

060121
(Sub.)
Approving the final plat of Barrington Ridge Second Plat, an addition in Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri; accepting various easements; accepting an easement release; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, CONSENT"
Travis Kiefer, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Patricia Jensen, White Goss Law Firm, representing the applicant who is in agreement with the conditions in the ordinance. This project is located at NE Flintlock Rd and LP Cookingham Dr.
Ayes: 2 - Fairfield, Cooper
Nays: 0

051437
(Sub.)
Amending Chapter 39, Arterial Street Impact Fees, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 39-3, 39-4, 39-5, 39-6, 39-7, 39-8, 39-9 and 39-10, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter to make changes to various procedures and districts in the impact fee ordinance.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/8/2006)"

051461
Approving an amendment to a preliminary plan in District M-1p on a 1.63 acre tract of land generally located at the northwest corner of 18th Street and Prospect Avenue. (7372-P-23)


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Virginia Walsh, City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Kathy Hauser, Lathrop & Gage, representing the applicant who is in agreement with the conditions within the ordinance. Gene Morgan, KCCC, was present to answer questions from the committee. This ordinance will consider a plan amendment in District M-1p to allow for a 48 bed group home to be located at 18th and Prospect Ave.
Ayes: 4 - Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes, McFadden-Weaver
Nays: 0

051550
(Sub.)
Approving the First Amendment to the General Development Plan for the Downtown Loop Area by expanding the area to include an approximately .30 acres tract of land generally located at the northeast corner of 12th Street and McGee Street; finding the plan to be in compliance with Sections 100.300-100.620, RSMo; and approving ad valorem tax benefits therefore.


PLANNING, ZONING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS AS A COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE, DEBATE"
John Eckardt,City Planning, testified on behalf of this ordinance. Missy Wilson, EDC, representing the developer who is in agreement with the conditions of the ordinance. Al Figuly, PIEA, was present to answer questions from the committee. Scott Belke, Belke Appraisal, presented the blight study conducted for this ordinance. This ordinance will allow for the inclusion of the Argyle Building into the existing Downtown Loop PIEA plan. Patricia Jensen, White Goss Law Firm, on behalf of Argyle, LLC, who is in agreement with this ordinance and all conditions within.
Ayes: 4 - Nash, Fairfield, Cooper, Barnes
Nays: 0
 
 There will be a Closed Session to discuss a Real Estate transaction pursuant to RSMo 610.021(2).
 
 There was no Closed Session.