Money line . . .
Complicating this naming fight is a simple truth: Kansas City, like much of the country, struggles with segregation.
Mr. Lucas said he leaned toward giving the name to a street where white people tend to venture more often, because it could have a greater impact there. "There's something to be said for the fact that you need to make sure the entire community honors it, instead of saying, 'That's something the black folks are doing for the black folks in a black area.'