The advocacy for this shelter is important and a MUST READ but let's go one step further . . . What's off-the-record and behind the scenes is the push to move resources for the less fortunate away from the loop.
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A Kansas City Council committee on Wednesday declined to consider an emergency cash infusion for a struggling downtown homeless shelter, with the chairwoman saying she is awaiting financial figures she requested two years ago. "We need to know what their plan is moving forward," Councilwoman Katheryn Shields, who chairs the Finance, Governance and Public Safety Committee, said of reStart Inc.s homeless shelter.