Friday, November 30, 2018
Kansas City Weekly Power Rankings
Quick peek at the strongest in town this week as everybody struggles to get things done before the holidays render work irrelevant. Read more:
Kansas City Chiefs Honcho Clark Hunt
Kicking RB Kareem Hunt to the curb after an embarrassing smackdown video might be one of the most decisive front office moves in Kansas City Chiefs history. Credit to Clark Hunt who clearly had some role in the EPIC decision that should send shock waves throughout the team and the NFL for the rest of the weekend.
Council Lady Katy Shields
$300K for affordable housing in Kansas City isn't much but the bit of regulation and tax on the new tech at least shows this Council Lady thinking creatively about transit trends. Moreover, this move reminds us that she has greater standing in the community than any of her newbie civic challengers.
Mayoral Candidate Quinton Lucas
This week the mayoral campaign move of the moment goes to Kansas City 3rd District Council Dude Quinton Lucas who doubles down on his MLK name change effort on The Paseo and pushes forward with his campaign despite skeptics.
And so . . .
This list has been compiled according to scientific TKC polling and market research data and it's a weekly comprehensive guide to local powerful people, trends and our times.