Saturday, September 28, 2019

Does Port KC Promise Hold Any Water???

The Pitch is hurting and doesn't really have the resources to perform the investigative work they once proudly published.

And so this note seems like little more than a press release from a shadowy local organization that has consistently operated behind the scenes as a DARK MONEY source for Kansas City development.

Check the argument and then realize that even most insiders don't completely understand how this organization functions and most residents don't even know it exists. Checkit:

Amid mounting criticism, Port KC decides it will stay out of the downtown incentives game moving forward

The Central Business Corridor (Port KC) Earlier this week, the Port Authority of Kansas City approved a proposal that would give the mayor and city council more discretion in which projects the agency incentivizes in the downtown area. "Economic success and quality job growth for KC depends upon collaboration and partnership," Port KC President and CEO Jon Stephens said in...

11 comments:

Anonymous said...

They looking at other areas of town to plunder or is a real fraud investigation getting started up?

Anonymous said...

Wow maybe they will build a port in Brookside or Waldo.

Anonymous said...

Was it necessary to quote Bike Lane Bunch in this article?

Anonymous said...

How bout we just null and void all the developers tax breaks and incentives effective immediately.

Most of KC's economic problems will vanish for a day, until it's time to start chasing them down to pay up.

Anonymous said...

Makes you wonder how much cash, gifts, and "other" benefits the bottom 99% here will never see in their lifetimes Stephens has been pocketing.

Anonymous said...

I thought Bunch was out building Parklets for the homeless or screwing up the streets. Who let junior be a spokesperson???

Anonymous said...

Port KC always has and always will be a ripoff.

Anonymous said...

Those tata’s hold a lot of water!

Anonymous said...

Milk.

Anonymous said...

That is a luscious set of tits.

Hyperblogal said...

"Unless invited" simply means, business as usual.