UG committees to meet tonight

Two Unified Government committees are scheduled to meet tonight.

The UG Economic Development and Finance Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29.

On the agenda is a resolution to issue industrial revenue bonds up to $48 million to finance the costs of acquiring, constructing, improving and equipping a commercial multifamily facility for the benefit of Hudson Apartments, at 3600 Rainbow Blvd.

Also on the agenda is a resolution to authorize filing an application with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment for a loan under the Kansas Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund Act.

The UG’s cash and investment policy is scheduled to be presented, with no changes proposed.

Also on the agenda is a resolution to authorize offering for sale UG municipal temporary notes and general obligation bonds. The agenda lists several projects with a total of $163.6 million.

Also on the agenda is the 2022 budget, marketing plan and five-year agreement between the UG and Visit Kansas City, Kansas.

The committee also will hear the third quarter budget revisions over $10,000.

The third quarter budget to actuals report also is on the agenda.

The UG Neighborhood and Community Development Committee meeting will follow the EDF meeting.

On the NCD agenda is an ordinance amending the Landmarks Ordinance regarding historic landmarks and historic districts.

Land Bank option applications on the agenda include:

New construction, single-family homes, eight homes:
Mike Payne, one home, 3306 N. 33rd;
Camellia Newton Stanton, one home, rose garden, 2725 Sewell;
Estralita Justice, one home, 3429 N. 31st St., 3427 N. 31st St., 3425 N. 31st St.;
Jonathan Wilde, one home, 2806 S. 8th St.;
Steven Bashus, one home, 1600 S. 86th St.;
Lorena Vega, one home, 8545 Kansas Ave.;
Dr. Barbara Ann Woods, two homes, 2712 Garfield Ave., 1876 N. 28th.
New construction, commercial:
Mercedes Rubio, food truck plaza, 816 N. 9th St.

Land Bank property transfers:
Yard extension, Shawn Simmons, 2641 R N. 22nd St.

Also on the agenda is an appearance by Colleen Roberts to discuss new development and updating the Piper master plan.

To connect to the Zoom meeting, visit

The passcode is 461118.

To connect by telephone, dial toll free 888-475-4499.
The webinar ID number is 841 3340 7913.
The committee meetings also are expected to be on YouTube and on UGTV cable television.
For more information, see the agendas at