Saturday, May 20, 2017

The Kansas City Saturday Link Look

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Cowtown Medical Industrial Complex

Kansas City Health Organizations Launch Collaborative Health Science District

Some of Kansas City's largest health organizations announced on Friday the launch of a collaboration centered on Hospital Hill. The "UMKC Health Sciences District" includes the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Truman Medical Centers, Children's Mercy Hospital and the Kansas City, Missouri, Health Department, among other partners.

Burns & Mac Cheering Events

Two public hearings scheduled for KCI proposal

Two public hearings have been scheduled to provide more information and seek community feedback on Burns & McDonnell's proposal to build and privately finance a new single terminal at Kansas City International Airport. The City Council may vote June 15 on a preliminary agreement between the city and the company to pursue the private financing approach to modernizing the airport.

Golden Ghetto Troop Fight

Founder disputes police claims that his military charity is a scam

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Police arrested a man who said he was soliciting donations for military care packages Thursday. Aaron Johansen of Ogden, Utah was arrested for trespassing and violating the city's soliciting ordinance at the Arium Apartments. Overland Park police also warned residents the organization he was representing, Helping Heroes, is a scam.

Training Day Across State Line

Active Shooter Incident class held in Kansas City, Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Unfortunately, more and more active shooter incidents are happening throughout the world. It's a situation no one wants to be in. On Friday, the Downtown Shareholders of Kansas City, Kansas hosted an active shooter incident class at the KCK Police Department.

Local Last Place

Royals can't hold late lead, fall 4-3 to Twins in extra innings | FOX Sports

MINNEAPOLIS - Kennys Vargas reached the end of the bench, where he was met by fellow Puerto Rican Eddie Rosario. The two hugged and then started dancing in a circle while embracing. Vargas started a late-inning celebration for the Minnesota Twins on Friday.

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Anonymous said...

The bosses want and need an airport project.


Anonymous said...

If a new terminal is to be built, normal municipal bond financing makes more sense economically.

The trick of purported private financing is inefficient in comparison.