Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Historic Kansas City Destruction Continues
Check this important column chronicling the ongoing failure of Kansas City historic preservation:
Northeast News: When a landmark isn’t a landmark
"It’s no surprise that historic buildings in this cow town tumble to the wrecking ball at twice the rate of those in cities with effective preservation ordinances. Why you ask? Older cities such as St. Louis or say for example Charlestown, South Carolina actually have a Landmarks Commission that will stand up to developer attorneys instead of folding like a cheap card table in a stiff wind."
Developing . . .