TKC EXCLUSIVE!!! KANSAS CITY REMINDER: KCI SINGLE-TERMINAL SCHEME CHAMPIONED BY P&L DISTRICT PLANNERS!!!
Right now, KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTERS offer a brief lesson in recent eco-devo history that should put new KCI single-terminal plans in perspective with the understanding that the idea originates from pretty much the same crew who advocated the P&L District that now costss town nearly $20 million a year.
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"Jon Stephens, the CEO of the KC Convention and Visitors Association shows up at the KCI Task Force meeting and says the airport is "dinky" and that convention planners don't like it. When cross-examined though, he says that he cannot recall a convention that was lost due to the airport. So yet one more politician (yes KCCVA and the Chamber are political organizations, not business organizations) who wants something shiny with other people's money. Should we be surprised? I think not. After all, before his KCCVA gig, Mr. Stephens was Marketing Director and President of, wait for it, the Power & Light District. Can someone say, "track record?"
Developing . . . Unfortunately . . .