City Hall is no longer sure that if they build it, visitors will come . . . At least not to the Convention Center that taxpayers were forced to finance without a public vote. Meanwhile, the overbuilding pushed by City Hall threatens biz across the loop as PR hacks tout upcoming bookings but don't answer concerns about biz practices like the sketchy catering contracts at the Mike Burke hotel that threaten tank the whole operation.
Here's another worthwhile overview . . .
Kansas City navigating excess number of hotel rooms