TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! AFTER KANSAS CITY BUILDING COLLAPSE CITY HALL DELAYS DEMOLITION & BLIGHTS COLUMBUS PARK NEIGHBORHOOD!!!
This afternoon our blog community offers a fact check against so much hype about the upcoming effort to demolish dangerous buildings in Kansas City.
Let's remember this promise from not so long ago . . .
KC Mayor Sly James announces $10 million plan to demolish dangerous buildings in the city
Now . . .
Take a look the reality on local streets . . .
OUR TKC BLOG COMMUNITY OFFERS FIRST WORD ABOUT A DANGEROUS BUILDING THAT RECENTLY COLLAPSED AND WAS SLATED FOR DEMOLITION WHICH HAS NOW BEEN DELAYED THANKS TO CITY HALL!!!
Here's the word . . .
"TKC, that building that fell in Columbus park TWO WEEKS AGO is just sitting there . . All demolition has stopped. The top floor was just taken off and the owner is trying to save the bottom two floors. City Hall is allowing it to sit there, trashed. It's a mess."
Make no mistake, the ruling has been handed down that this building needs to go:
Fox4: Engineers say 100-year-old building must be demolished
And yet, MORE THAN TWO WEEKS LATER the structure still stands and reminds us of so many empty promises from Mayor Sly's Administration while neighbors endure more blight thanks to City Hall's inability to destroy dangerous structures in the urban core.
Developing . . .