Wednesday, July 05, 2017

KCI Single-Terminal Job Offer Skepticism

When even the KC Biz Journal begins to doubt promises from Kansas City's corporate elite . . . The hype surrounding a new terminal has spun out of control. Check the latest:

14,000 KCI renovation construction jobs - seriously? - Kansas City Business Journal

A skeptical source prompts questions regarding construction labor for the nearly $1 billion single-terminal modernization project at Kansas City International Airport. According to a 2015 study, the project would create 6,488 actual construction jobs.

4 Comments:

Anonymous said...

We have enough Mexicans to get the job done. If we don't hire a bunch of overpaid union crybabies, the cost will be about $300 million.

Anonymous said...

Only temporary jobs unless SLie makes the project last 50 years.

Anonymous said...

cronies lying.

Anonymous said...

Wow! That number is almost as much as two days of ridership on the streetcar.