Monday, August 07, 2017
TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! KANSAS CITY UNION NO-BID NEW AIRPORT PETITION MOVES FORWARD!!!
In exchange for the promise of future work, Kansas City area union dudes have been successful in gathering petitions for a sketchy Burns & Mac new airport revenue grab deal.
To wit . . .
TAKE A LOOK AT NEW "PRIVATE" KANSAS CITY NEW AIRPORT PROGRESS THAT'S REALLY JUST A CORPORATE AIRPORT REVENUE TAKEOVER!!!
When local pundits blather about transparency . . . It's important to note that this voter info has no effective date, no sponsor info AND DOESN'T EVEN INCLUDE AN ELECTION DATE.
Take a look:
Here's what Kansas City Insiders suspect . . .
"It looks like the city council just blinked and is thinking about changing the airport vote to April, ordinance 170659 -- No date"
Actually, there's still enough time to stuff this crash & burn strategy on the November ballot. But, the insider is correct, an April vote looks like an easier sell in a lower turnout election.
And throughout this process what voters have seen is that local leaders are far more concerned about the money behind this deal than anything related to passenger convenience or amenities -- Which is probably a bad sign for the mostly secret monstrosity they plan to build.
Developing . . .