TKC Exclusive: Kansas City Failing Big Money Fed Mandated Water Commitments
This one is just for late night policy wonks reading the blog who dig this kind of deep City Hall fact checking...
To wit . . .
Tonight let's take a quick peek at how Kansas City is moving to stall on one of many federally mandated requirements of our water infrastructure . . .
#140679: Authorizing the City Manager to execute an Amendment to Consent Decree with the United States of America to modify the schedule of control measure implementation.
City Hall Insiders always get defensive on these posts and claim we "just don't understand" how their ordinances work . . . But this one is pretty obvious . . . There aren't many people who can argue that Kansas City isn't STILL behind when it comes to infrastructure improvements and lackluster water services fixing is a big part of it.
Like it or not, it seems Mayor Sly has presided over another dangerous era of DEFERRED maintenance in Kansas City.
There might be many who argue this point but this ordinance and a slew of documentation like it reveal that Kansas City is far behind schedule in one of our most important resources.
Developing . . .