Last Published: 3/19/2007 12:50:37 PM
KANSAS CITY COUNCIL RECORD
 
Upon Roll Call the following members were present:
Presided:1 - DEB HERMANN
Present:2 - JIM GLOVER, TROY NASH
Excused:1 - BECKY SCHUMACHER
 

070084
(Sub.)
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to work with the Court En Banc of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit Court of Missouri Kansas City Municipal Division, the City Prosecutor’s Office, and other justice system partners to develop plans for the implementation and operation of a community court supporting intensive supervised probation services for all divisions of the Court.


NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/21/2007)"
Marty Rigby, Prosecutor's Office, testified on behalf of this resolution. Ms. Rigby gave a brief history of what the resolution will do. This resolution would create a community court which is a new plan in the judicial system. The new resource would make it where those that cause problems in the neighborhood (drug users or those that break in house) to go to this court. The court would then take them immediately back out into the community to work with the neighborhood associations , like cleaning up the areas, building homes, etc. Several judges, lawyers and homes associations from the area were present in support of the resolution.

070103
Accepting and approving a $605,761.00 contract amendment with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to provide funding for HIV prevention services; and increasing appropriations by $134,333.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund.


NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING COMMITTEE recommends "ADVANCE AND DO PASS, DEBATE"
Ron Griffin, Health Department, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance would authorize continuation of a three year plan that was developed to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Kansas City region.
Ayes: 3 - Hermann, Glover, Nash
Nays: 0

070104
Accepting and approving a one year $65,000.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to conduct Perinatal Hepatitis B case management and surveillance activities in Kansas City, Missouri; increasing revenue in the amount of $22,333.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund; and increasing appropriations in the amount of $10,452.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund.


NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Ron Griffin, Health Department, testified on behalf of this ordinance. This ordinance would accept a contract to conduct perinatal hepatitis B cases throughout the Kansas City region.
Ayes: 3 - Hermann, Glover, Nash
Nays: 0

070130
Accepting and approving a one year $325,000.00 contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services that provides funding for the expansion of the City’s public health preparedness program’s active surveillance through the addition of communicable disease liaison staff in hospitals; and estimating revenue in the amount of $108,333.00 in the Governmental Grants Fund


NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING COMMITTEE recommends "DO PASS"
Ron Griffin, Health Department, testified on behalf of this ordinance. The ordinance would authorize a contract that would provide funds for the expansion of the city's health preparedness program.
Ayes: 3 - Hermann, Glover, Nash
Nays: 0

061239
RESOLUTION - Directing the City Manager to identify $60,000.00 within the current budget with which to fund a contract with Mustard Seeds Unlimited, Inc. for the purpose of providing a placement option for out-of-school suspensions or expulsions for students in grades 4 through 12 in the Kansas City, North Kansas City, and Hickman Mills School Districts.


NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING COMMITTEE recommends "HOLD ON AGENDA (2/21/2007)"
 
 There will be a discussion on neighborhood associations' budgetary needs. Councilwoman Hermann asked those neighborhood associations' members present to give needs assessments to the committee regarding their neighborhoods. Several neighborhoods were present in the meeting. There will continue to be neighborhood association members coming to give their needs to the council for the next several meetings. There may be a general discussion of current Neighborhood Development Committee issues.