Thursday, September 19, 2019
ART FAIR SNEAK PEEK: VIOLENCE KILLED KANSAS CITY COUNTRY CLUB PLAZA?!?!
According to the world's most accurate encyclopedia, this longstanding Kansas City entertainment district was established in 1922 by J. C. Nichols and designed architecturally after Seville, Spain, the Plaza comprises high-end retail establishments, restaurants, and entertainment venues, as well as offices.
And now . . .
AHEAD OF ART FAIR 2019 KANSAS CITY MEDIA INDULGES IN PLAZA VIOLENCE AND BIZ PROBLEMS!!!
Here's the latest . . .
KCTV5: Local violence beginning to affect the Plaza’s economy
“People just are not patronizing the Country Club Plaza as they had in the past because of past violence."
This is part of ongoing concern about KC violence and tourism -- Fact is, the Plaza has been hurt more than most with big name retailer departures and more generic offerings now dominating so-called "upscale" fare . . .
Timing of MSM interest in the fate of the Plaza has been horrible and might keep even more visitors at bay for the upcoming art fair this weekend.
Developing . . .