THEY (i.e. local politicos and meek newsies who take notes from consultants) quickly devised an excuse to keep voters stupid.
The reality, is that from the Congressional level on down there is an effort to find a way to thwart the will of voters over the silly protesting of a few misguided d-bags who regret their decision to demonstrate inside a church hosting their political opposition.
Anyhoo, here's how KCMO is silencing any dissent or tough questions about the street sign switch for a few months . . . Meanwhile, our blog community has already reported the effort to KEEP MLK BLVD is underway.
Check the propaganda:
If you're wondering when the streets of Paseo Boulevard that have Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard signs will become Paseo once more, you may be waiting a while. Maggie Green, spokesperson for Kansas City, Missouri's Public Works Department, said the street signs will not go back up until spring 2020.