Back on November 4, I recommended Kansas City City Council members curtail the $6 million administrative fee that PortKC would collect as part of the deal to bring the USDA to Kansas City. Two days later the city council's Finance, Governance and Public Safety Committee did exactly that, revising the related ordinance to reduce the city's subsidy from $6 million to $1.6 million.
Thursday, December 19, 2019
TAX FIGHTER PAYBACK FROM PORTKC?!?!
This local pack of policy analysts offer a hint of victory in their advocacy against a sketchy public/private partnership that has launched countless development projects with a mostly horrible record for taxpayers . . . Take a look: