Wednesday, October 04, 2017
NEIGHBORS RAGE OVER KANSAS CITY RAT'S NEST WHILST 311 ACTION LINE FAILS!!!
Reality check for every Kansas City voters who ever believed City Hall talk of improvement for infrastructure and services.
Excellent community journalism on the subject of broken promises and continued blight . . .
Fox4: A frustrated homeowner in the Marlborough neighborhood is tired of seeing piles of trash next door. The problem near 73rd Street and Flora Avenue is all too common in the urban core.
For months, she's called the city's 311 action line to complain about the trash and overgrown weeds that haven't been cut.
She says the garbage smells so bad in the summertime, it keeps her from going outside in her yard to enjoy her own property. The trash has attracted rats, snakes and other vermin, that Vinson and her son, Darryl, are not accustomed to seeing.
Although the city has issued five citations to the property owner this year, neighbors say nothing has changed.
Developing . . .