Sunday, October 22, 2017
Kansas City Sunday Night: Development Agenda Dominates City Hall Despite Police Demand For Support Amid Homicide #116
Here's just a quick glimpse at where we stand this evening . . .
Weekend murder was confirmed today as the local quotient of killing continues to steadily increase this year over last:
Fox4: Police say body found inside KCMO residence is victim of homicide
"The deceased was identified as 24-year-old Reyanna M. Fisher. The cause of death is not being released at this time, but police said her death is being investigated as a homicide.
"The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS hotline at (816) 474-TIPS."
Meanwhile . . .
- The KCPD Chief continues his advocacy for increased budget funding in order to put more officers on the streets.
- City Hall hypes infrastructure improvements that's moving slowly and STILL hasn't addressed some of the top concerns for residents like street lights, repair and better sewers.
- Meanwhile, Kansas City's political establishment and most local corporations are devoting most of their resources to building a new airport in hopes that economic development will improve the current murderous slump which embroils the metro.
In the last two weeks before the election, debate over competing agendas will persist as special interests battle to determine the future course for Kansas City.
Developing . . .