Friday, May 08, 2020
Mayor Quinton Lucas Flip-Flops Again & Assures May 15th Reopen After Outcry
For now, here's what Mayor Quinton Lucas says about the reopen despite previous concerns about outbreaks AND a great deal of push back from residents . . .
Fox4: Despite seeming hesitant just one day before, Mayor Quinton Lucas said Friday that Kansas City will move forward with its reopening plan on May 15.
KMBC: Kansas City mayor says city will go ahead with plans to reopen May 15
KSHB: Kansas City, Missouri Mayor Quinton Lucas said Friday the city will proceed with its reopening plan on May 15.Lucas said the city’s “responsible, methodical reopening approach” has helped flatten the curve, though there have been some setbacks in recent days.
KCTV5: According to a release from Mayor Quinton Lucas, the decision came after “extensive consultation” with the KC Department of Public Health and the Greater KC Restaurant Association.
Northeast News: Mayor Lucas also announced he will be holding a press conference Monday, May 11, to provide reopening guidelines for restaurants.
Developing . . .