TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! DESPERATE FOR CASH KANSAS CITY PREPARES TO SELL NAMING RIGHTS TO CONVENTION & ENTERTAINMENT VENUES!!!
The level of corporate influence over Kansas City is only getting worse and now some of our favorite local places will remind us of this tragic fact of life.
A rather KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTER tells us . . .
"Not sure if you saw this, but the convention center and downtown auditoriums have their naming rights up for sale."
Check the link that offers a guide to buying co-opting and thereby destroying Kansas City History.
And here's a screenshot . . .
Sadly, selling corporate naming rights is a longstanding trend among municipalities desperate for cash. I'm trusting residents to politely decline to use the corporate name . . . Also, if Kansas City elected officials are auctioning off Kansas City . . . I'm hoping Burns & Mac will at least pony up a bit of cash to name the lame Dowtown "Toy Train" Streetcar.
DEVELOPING . . .