Wednesday, December 04, 2019
PAY FOR PLAY!!! WADDELL & REED STAY WINNING MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED MILLION BUCKS IN CORPORATE WELFARE FOR DOWNTOWN KANSAS CITY MOVE!!!
There was a myth that the new City Hall administration would bring big money gimmies to corporations to an end . . . Here's a reality check tonight . . .
Waddell & Reed Selects Downtown Kansas City Site For Its New $140 Million Headquarters
During a Wednesday city council committee meeting regarding approval of the local incentives for the project, the Overland Park-based financial services company revealed that it has selected 1400 Baltimore Ave . . . Members of the Neighborhood Planning and Development Committee voted 3-1 in favor of the city’s incentive package — worth more than $40 million over 15 years — for Overland Park-based Waddell & Reed to build a new headquarters and move more than 900 employees to 14th Street and Baltimore Avenue.
The Missouri Works program dolled out $62-MILLION for a grand total of $106-MILLION IN CORPORATE WELFARE.
Developing . . .