Legislative Accomplishments

 

Listed below are some of the ordinances sponsored or co-sponsored by Troy Nash during his tenure on the Kansas City, Missouri City Council.  For more information on Kansas City municipal legislation, visit the City Clerk’s web-site at http://cityclerk.kcmo.org/liveweb/common.

2007

  • 070062: Adopting the recommendations contained in the December 2006 Report of the Housing Policy and Oversight Committee.
  • 070083: Commending the American Jazz Museum on the Tenth Anniversary of its opening, and affirming the Council’s intent to support events surrounding the celebration in 2007.
  • 070286: Honoring Reverend J. J. Woods, Sr., on his retirement as Pastor of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church on February 25, 2007.
  • 070334: Declaring the area generally located north of 31st Street between Wyandotte and Main Streets 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.
  • 070335: Making additional findings as to the 39th & Prospect Tax Increment Financing Plan in accordance with revisions to Missouri statute and further authorizing certain actions with respect thereto including the exercise of eminent domain for assembly of parcels in the project area.
  • 070398: Congratulating Charles Stonewall on his career and wishing him well on his newest project.
  • 070409: Authorizing a contract amendment with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, for the Troost Corridor to amend the Term and Time of Performance.
  • Number Session Title of Kansas City, Missouri, for the Troost Corridor to amend the Term and Time of Performance.
  • 070436: Adopting recommendations from the April 2007 Progress Report on Climate Protection submitted by the City’s Climate Protection Plan Steering Committee.
  • 070458: Authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into a Management Agreement with the American Jazz Museum, in the amount of $700,000.00, from the American Jazz Museum account, for management and operations of the 18th and Vine Project.
  • 070464: Waiving a conflict of interest in regard to the possible legal representation of the City by Dysart Taylor Lay Cotter and McMonigle, P.C.
  • 070493: Amending Ordinance No. 051205 by repealing Section 2 thereof and enacting in its place a new section, revising the legal description for Project 422 Admiral of the Civic Mall Tax Increment Financing Plan.
  • 070527: Recognizing a campaign to place Kansas City at the forefront of WWI Centennial Observations.
  • 070554: Honoring Micah Kubic and extending to him appreciation, gratitude and respect for his work on behalf of Councilman Troy Nash and the City of Kansas City, Missouri.
  • 070562: Honoring Lolita Martin and extending to her appreciation, gratitude and respect for her work in the City Council Office.
  • 070563: Honoring Pat Taylor and extending to her appreciation, gratitude and respect for her work in the City Council Office.
  • 070564: Honoring Pat Yeager and extending to her appreciation, gratitude and respect for her work in the City Council Office.
  • 070570: Reducing the appropriations in various accounts of the Capital Improvement Sales Tax Fund and appropriating to projects in the 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th Districts and recognizing an emergency.

2006

  • 060019: Expressing sympathy on the death of G. Lawrence Blankinship.
  • 060020: Expressing sympathy on the death of Robert W. (Bob) Jackson.
  • 060037: Authorizing the City Manager to execute a memorandum of understanding with East Village, LLC and J.E. Dunn Construction Company, Inc. setting forth the intent of the parties with regard to the proposed East Village Project located in the eastern portion of the downtown loop.
  • 060055: Saluting the Greater Kansas City Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) 2006 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Celebration, “Unity in the Community: Experience It!”.
  • 060115: Amending the 2005 Consolidated One-Year Action Plan; reducing appropriation in the Community Development Block Grant Year, 31, Fund; and appropriating $85,000.00 to accounts in the Community Development Block Grant, Year 31, Fund.
  • 060115: Amending the 2005 Consolidated One-Year Action Plan; reducing appropriation in the Community Development Block Grant Year, 31, Fund; and appropriating $85,000.00 to accounts in the Community Development Block Grant, Year 31, Fund.
  • 060132: Recognizing the established partnership cultivated between the University of Missouri – Kansas City and the City of Kansas City, Missouri by committing to continually build upon the strategic alliance to the greatest benefit of the Kansas City community.
  • 060227: Declaring 2006 as Sister Cities 50th Anniversary year and saluting Kansas City’s Sister Cities program.
  • 060263: Appointing George D. Blackwood, Jr. as a member of the City Council to serve the remainder of the unexpired term of the vacant Fourth In-District Council position.
  • 060284: Authorizing the City Manager to submit on behalf of the City an application for state supplemental TIF revenues for the East Village Tax Increment Financing Plan.
  • 060334: Expressing sympathy on the death of Tony Aguirre.
  • 060341: Authorizing the City Manager to execute the Sixth Amendment of the Master Development Agreement with Kansas City Live, LLC; ratifying previous amendments to that Master Development Agreement; authorizing the City Manager to execute the City Parking Easement and Agreement with Kansas City Live, LLC and the Tax Increment Financing Commission; authorizing a $400,000.00 amendment to an agreement with Bryan Cave, LLC for legal services relating to the Kansa City Live Entertainment District Project; and recognizing an emergency.
  • 060342: Approving the issuance of Variable Rate Demand Tax-exempt Revenue Bonds (Kansas City Downtown Redevelopment District) Series 2006a and Series 2006b, by the Industrial Development authority of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, in the approximate aggregate principal amount of $115,000,000, to provide funds to finance certain redevelopment project costs; and authorizing and approving certain documents and actions in connection with the issuance of such bonds
  • 060346: Honoring DeBorah “Dee” Williams on the occasion of her retirement for service with the Housing and Community Development Department and the City Planning and Development Department after 30 years of faithful service to the citizens of Kansas City, Missouri.
  • 060358: Designating the honorary street name of H & R Block Way for a portion of 13th Street from the east line of Main Street to the west line of Walnut Street.
  • 060517: Authorizing the Director of City Development to enter into a Management Agreement with the American Jazz Museum in the amount of $624,000.00 from the American Jazz Museum account for management and operations of the 18th and Vine Project.
  • 060564: Expressing the support of the Mayor and Council for the integration of multi-modal accommodations, including bicycle, pedestrian and public transit, into the design of the new Paseo Bridge and directing the City Clerk to distribute copies of this resolution to appropriate officials.
  • 060598: Welcoming Valeria Garavini Magistrelli to Kansas City, Missouri.
  • 060602: Honoring Tony Richardson for his many contributions and volunteer service to the Kansas City community.
  • 060675: Supporting the concept of renaming Grand Boulevard in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri from 3rd Street to 22nd Street as “Grand Boulevard of the Americas” and decorating a section thereof with the flags of member nations of the Organization of American States (OAS).
  • 060676: Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $160,000.00 in the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund; appropriating it to the Development NC 3 account of the Capital Improvements Sales Tax Fund; and designating requisitioning authority.
  • 060713: Naming the 27th Street Bridge at Paseo Boulevard the “Herman A. Johnson Bridge.”
  • 060816: Amending Chapter 54, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Article IV, Salvage Motor Vehicles and Salvage Motor Vehicle Parts Dealers and enacting in lieu thereof a new article of like number and subject matter and applying appropriate regulation and fees concerning the establishment of a salvage motor vehicle and salvager motor vehicle parts dealer license and permit.
  • 060943: Authorizing the City Manager to execute a Funding and Acquisition Agreement with the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri and J.E. Dunn Construction Company and a Development Agreement with the same parties for the implementation of Project 1 of the East Village Tax Increment Financing Plan and directing the City Manager to identify funds to cover certain potential shortfalls.
  • 060980: Directing the City Manager to explore various means of publicly financing construction of the Buck O’Neil Education & Research Center.
  • 060993: Designating September 15 – October 25, 2006, Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • 061006: Expressing the Council’s support of the November 7, 2006 ballot issue, Missouri’s Stem Cell Research and Cures Initiative, and urging Kansas Citians to vote for the initiative.
  • 061015: Directing the City Manager to identify $5 million for public infrastructure at the former Richards-Gebaur Airport.
  • 061025: Approving the plat of The Chalfonte Condominiums, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of City Planning and Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents.
  • 061048: Reducing appropriations in the Capital Improvements Fund in the amount of $541,000 and appropriating these sums to various accounts in the Capital Improvements Fund for projects in the First, Second, Third, Fourth and Sixth Council Districts.
  • 061145: Consenting to the transfer of various tracts of land held by Land Trust of Jackson County, Missouri, and located in the Third Councilmanic District to Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council, for purposes of maintaining of such land and for redevelopment.
  • 061146: Authorizing the Director of Finance to execute quit claim deeds to certain properties in the 3rd District located at _______________________, held by Land Trust of Jackson County, Missouri, to Heart of the City, Incorporated, and directing the City Clerk to record the deeds.
  • 061241: Honoring Veterans Day on November 11, 2006.
  • 061280: Approving an amendment to the Oak Park North Area Plan by amending the Proposed Land Use Plan and Map for an area of approximately 2.0 acres generally located at the northwest corner of 39th Street and Prospect Avenue to recommend retail commercial uses instead of low density residential and retail commercial uses. (385-S-15)
  • 061281: Rezoning an area of approximately 2.0 acres generally located at the northwest corner of 39th Street and Prospect Avenue from Districts R-2b and C-2 to District URD. (13676-URD)
  • 061296: Approving the plat of One Park Place, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of City Development to execute and/or accept certain agreements; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached documents. (SD1173)
  • 061313: Reducing an appropriation in the Capital Improvements Fund in the amount of $216,000.00 and appropriating it to the Parks CD3 – 12th Street Streetscape account in the Capital Improvements Fund for a project in the Third Council District.
  • 061326: Expressing the Council’s intent to provide additional tax increment financing for Project 1 of the 39th & Prospect Tax Increment Financing Plan; authorizing the Director of Finance to enter into a financing agreement to provide such financing for the project.
  • 061330: Congratulating the Bishop Hogan Preparatory Academy football team for placing second in the Missouri State High School Athletics Association Class 2 State Championship.
  • 061349: Consenting to the Mayor’s Reappointment and appointment of Directors of the Board of the Performing Arts Community Improvement District.
  • 061420: Honoring Larry Stewart, Kansas City’s Secret Santa.

2005

  • 050027: Rezoning an area of approximately 45.58 acres generally located between Prospect Avenue and Benton Boulevard south of 27th Street and north of Linwood Boulevard, and along the south side of 31st Street from Agnes Avenue to Waldron Avenue from Districts R-4 and C-2 to District R-2b. (13242-P)
  • 050056: Approving the preparation and submission of an application to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in accordance with the Comprehensive Environmental Response and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA), as amended, for two $200,000.00 Brownfield Cleanup Grants.
  • 050134: Approving the plat of Carlton Plaza Condominiums, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements; authorizing the Director of Public Works to accept certain agreement; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.
  • 050192: Directing the City Manager to take the steps necessary to remove the Housing and Economic Development Financial Corporation from any involvement with the 18th & Vine Development.
  • 050209: Authorizing execution of a $712,944.85 contract with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority for purchase of property in the Troost Corridor, from 22nd to 47th Streets.
  • 050233: Recommending that the City of Kansas City recognize the flag which consists of three red horizontal stripes on a field of gold as the official flag of the Vietnamese American community
  • 050360: Endorsing the American Public Health Association’s National Public Health Week, to be recognized and celebrated in Kansas City, Missouri, thus advancing the work of the Kansas City Health Commission.
  • 050427: Authorizing a $624,000.00 Management Agreement with the American Jazz Museum for management and operations of the 18th and Vine Project.
  • 050463: Approving the plat of K.C. Live, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; and accepting various easements.
  • 050468: Approving the plat of The View, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting various easements and agreements; releasing various easements; and establishing grades on public ways.
  • 050471: Authorizing execution of a $900,000.00 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, the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, and the Downtown Economic Stimulus Authority for the purpose of providing funds for certain development and redevelopment services.
  • 050473: Authorizing the City Attorney to file a Satisfaction of Judgment in the lawsuit styled City of Kansas City, Missouri v. Bethel AME Church, Case No. 99CV204308 in Jackson County Circuit Court.
  • 050487: Designating the 30th day of April of 2005 as “Día de los Niños’: Celebrating Young Americans”.
  • 050504: Commending Andi Udris on his years of service as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri.
  • 050505: Vacating the north-south alley east of Main Street north of 13th Street and the north-south alley west of Main Street from 13th Street to 14th Street, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents in Jackson County. (1505-V)
  • 050506: Vacating the north-south and east-west alleys east of Baltimore Avenue between 14th Street and I-35/670, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents in Jackson County. (1506-V)
  • 050507: Vacating a portion of 13th Street and a north-south alley east of Walnut Street, and directing the City Clerk to record certain documents in Jackson County. (1509-V) 050585 2005 Urging the City Manager to identify funding to develop a Summer Youth Employment Program for in-school Kansas City youth 14 to 18 years of age.
  • 050600: Authorizing execution of a $228,000.00 contract with the Neighborhood Housing Services for the administration, management, and servicing of a loan portfolio consisting of 1,600 single and multi-family loans made from the Community Development Block Grant, HOME, Section 108 and HOPE III programs.
  • 050601: Authorizing execution of a $200,000.00 contract with the Kansas City Missouri, Homesteading Authority (KCMHA) for funding assistance of the Waltower Building.
  • 050602: Authorizing execution of a $190,000.00 contract with the Kansas City Missouri, Homesteading Authority (KCMHA) for funding assistance of the Sosland Building.
  • 050612: Amending Ordinance No. 021134 by repealing Section 1 and enacting in its place a new section to clarify the area in which to work is to be done and repealing Section 6; reducing the appropriation in a 3rd District PIAC contingency account by $13,921.00; transferring it to an account to pay for curbs and sidewalks in the 3rd District for Project 6928; authorizing the refunding of any special assessments paid for this project.
  • 050765: Congratulating the Silver Haired City Council on their 25th Year Anniversary.
  • 050816: Authorizing the Director of the Department of City Development to enter into an agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District to fund one staff member to support the City Brownfields Program; and accepting $50,000.00 of additional in-kind staff support services for the City Brownfields Program from the Corps through funds provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
  • 050912: Declaring the week of July 17-23, 2005, as Probation and Parole Officer Week.
  • 050965: Welcoming to Kansas City the participants to the Parents of Murdered Children National Conference, and offering support and thanks for the mission pursued by the organization.
  • 051002: Congratulating Chief Richard “Smokey” Dyer, Kansas City, Missouri, Fire Department, for receiving the Fire Chief magazine “Fire Chief of the Year Award,” at the International Association of Fire Chiefs Conference and offering thanks and support for his service to Kansas City.
  • 051018: On the passing of James I. Threatt, former assistant city manager and director of housing and community development for the City of Kansas City.
  • 051053: Declaring August 26, 2005, as the 85th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment of the United States Constitution
  • 051094: Welcoming His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore to Kansas City, Missouri.
  • 051099: Honoring the birthday of Jazz legend Charlie Parker.
  • 051118: Authorizing execution of a $125,000.00 contract with Swope Community Builders, Inc., for provision of a 39th Street TIF Plan and Planning Study in the Prospect Corridor area.
  • 051125: Recognizing the Ivanhoe Neighborhood Plan as the Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council’s guide for future development and redevelopment for that part of Kansas City, Missouri, that is generally delineated on the north by 31st Street, on the south by Brush Creek, on the east by Prospect Avenue and on the west by Paseo Boulevard.
  • 051136: Designating September 15 through October 15, 2005, Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • 051210: Approving a first amendment to the general development plan for the Truman Road Business Park Area, by expanding the area to include an area to the north roughly bounded by the Kansas City Terminal Railway on the south, Spruce Avenue on the west, Cloon Avenue on the north, and Elmwood Avenue on the east.
  • 051237: Reducing appropriations in the Capital Improvements Fund in the amount of $140,335.00 and appropriating it to an account in the Capital Improvements Fund for various projects in the Third Council District; and designating requisitioning authority.
  • 051288: Directing the City Manager to implement a Youth Commission to promote positive civic engagement, strengthen positive perceptions about youth, foster community development and provide youth in the decision making processes
  • 051435: Recognizing National Transit Tribute to Rosa Parks Day on December 1, 2005.
  • 051452: Welcoming Jack C.K. Chen to Kansas City as the new Director-General of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office.
  • 051470: Declaring December 1, 2005, as World AIDS Day in Kansas City.
  • 051549: Authorizing the Director of Finance to execute an agreement of assignment, amendment, subordination and consent with AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance, Inc., and Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in regard to the AmerisourceBergen Chapter 100 bond issue.

2004

  • 040089: Approving the plat of Vine Street Place, an addition in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; accepting and releasing various easements; establishing grades on public ways; authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute a certain agreement; and authorizing the City Clerk to file this ordinance and attached agreement.
  • 040221: Reducing appropriation in the Capital Improvement Fund by $311,500.00 and appropriating it for the purpose of demolition of dangerous buildings.
  • 040294: Amending Resolution No. 040050 to correct the recommended use in the Little Blue Valley Area Plan for a 2.37 acre area on the east side of Emery Street approximately 200 feet south of Highway 40 from community commercial services to planned light industrial.
  • 040315: Enacting a new Section 2-141, Code of Ordinances, entitled Reorganization of departmental duties to empower the City Manager to shift responsibilities between departments within his management control if not otherwise restricted by the City Charter.
  • 040317: Honoring Robert Salazar as he retires from the Kansas City, Missouri Fire Department with 26 years, 7 months of service.
  • 040351: Approving the Urban Renewal Plan for the area of approximately 51 acres generally bounded by 39th Street on the north, 42nd Street on the south, Forest Avenue on the west and the Paseo on the east, said plan to be known as the Manheim Park Urban Renewal Plan. (604-S)
  • 040433: Declaring the area generally located between the Big Blue River on the north and E. 23rd Street on the south, from the Missouri Pacific Railroad right- of- way on the west to Manchester Trafficway on the east as a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Planned Industrial Expansion Law.
  • 040440: Authorizing execution of a Cooperative Agreement among the City, the Tax Increment Financing Commission of Kansas City, Missouri, Pershing Road Development Company, LLC, Commerce Bank, N.A. for the construction of the Kansas City IRS Service Center in accordance with the Pershing Road Redevelopment Tax Increment Financing Plan.
  • 040441: Declaring the area generally located in the northwest and southwest quadrants of the overpass of Interstate 35 above Southwest Boulevard and more fully described below as a blighted and insanitary area in need of redevelopment and rehabilitation pursuant to the Planned Industrial Expansion Law.
  • 040453: Honoring the Coalition of Hispanic Organization Civil Rights Committee on holding its Fourth Annual Latino Civil Rights Summit.
  • 040488: Amending Chapter 62, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Sections 62-230, 62-232, 62-250, 62-251, 62-254, and 62-258 through 62-262, and enacting in lieu thereof new sections of like number and subject matter placing the weed abatement program under the Parks and Recreation Department.
  • 040537: Honoring and recognizing Ms. Dorothy A. Stroud for her untiring volunteer efforts to the Parks and Recreation Department and the City of Kansas City, Missouri.
  • 040545: Honoring the Magnifica Produzione, Inc., on its production of an Italian Serenade.
  • 040630: Authorizing an application to the Missouri Development Finance Board for the preliminary authorization of state tax credits in the amount not to exceed $1,500,000.00 to support fund-raising efforts for the acquisition and renovation of a facility located at 3801 Topping Avenue to serve as a food storage and distribution center for Harvesters.
  • 040663: Approving an amendment to the Sports Complex Area Plan, being that part of Kansas City bounded by 23rd Street on the north, Chrysler Avenue on the east, 67th Street on the south, and the Big Blue River on the west, by modifying the Land Use Plan and Map for an area of approximately 2.6 acres generally located on the north side of 23rd Street Trafficway, east and south of Television Place (Blue Summit Drive) (specifically located at 8500 and 8600 E. 23rd Street, 8622 E. 23rd Street Trafficway and 8612 Stark Avenue) to recommend industrial uses instead of residential uses. (101-S-7)
  • 040664: Amending Chapter 80, Code of Ordinances, by adding a new section to be known as Section 80-11A0566, rezoning an area of approximately 2.6 acres generally located on the north side of 23rd Street Trafficway, east and south of Television Place (Blue Summit Drive) (specifically located at 8500 and 8600 E. 23rd Street, 8622 E. 23rd Street Trafficway and 8612 Stark Avenue) from Districts R-2b (Two Family Dwellings) and C-1 (Neighborhood Retail Business) to District M-2a (Heavy Industry). (13149-P)
  • 040757: Recognizing and welcoming the Endowment for the Growth of Giving and the Nest Egg Giveaway to Kansas City.
  • 040765: Authorizing the Director of City Development to offer for sale the vacant land at 2742 Prospect and 2718 Prospect.
  • 040782: Welcoming Ambassador Andrew Mhando Daraja to Kansas City, Missouri.
  • 041001: Approving a Utility and Gas Line Easement Agreement between the City and AGS Real Estate Holdings, L.L.C., for the purpose of providing service across the Blue River in the Sheffield Industrial Area and authorizing the Director of Public Works to execute said Agreement.
  • 041060: Amending Section 2-521, Code of Ordinances, entitled duties of director to explicitly authorize the director of Neighborhood and Community Services to contract with neighborhood and other nonprofit groups for the abatement of violations of ordinances within the director enforcement responsibilities, including the property maintenance, weeds, and nuisance codes.
  • 041075: Authorizing the Director of City Development to execute an eighth contract amendment with the Housing and Economic Development Financial Corporation (HEDFC) in the amount of $3,695,126.00 for homeownership assistance; single and multi-family housing development; development assistance; and operating and loan management services from October 1, 2004 through November 30, 2004; and recognizing an emergency.
  • 041088: Authorizing execution of a first amended agreement extending the time for a contract with the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority for restoration of building facades in the 3100 block of Troost Avenue in the Troost Corridor.
  • 041127: Approving a first modification to the general development plan for the Oak Pointe Redevelopment Planning Area for an area of app %