Kansas City Troost Fest Fact Check
Troost Fest is a wonderful occasion wherein guilty and "progressive" white people can make themselves feel better about all of their advantages. Also, I hear they have this really great grilled corn on the cob specialty.
However . . .
Our favorite aspect of Troost Fest is the fact that after dark the location of the celebration is magically transformed back into a ghost town as people beat it out of there for at least another year. Again, this is the difference betwixt PR leadership and/or real community development.
More in a bit . . .