Neighbors and community groups are reacting after Kansas City validated a petition to return Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to its former name The Paseo. Michael Patton has lived on the street 38 years. "I enjoy living on The Paseo, but I see the need for Martin Luther King Boulevard to exist in Kansas City," Patton said.
Saturday, May 11, 2019
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The debate is becoming a uniquely Kansas City affair . . . Factions and longtime leaders in the 3rd District are pushing back against some members of the clergy while Northeast residents lead the effort in a move that is mostly focused on historic preservation. Here's another mainstream report on the ongoing battle for control of local streets.