Why does St. Louis have much more coronavirus cases than Kansas City? Elected official offers an explanation
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Congressman Emanuel Cleaver represents the fifth district. It is an area including Kansas City and points to the east. He is also the former mayor of Kansas City, so he knows his district well. Kansas City has had a relatively small number of COVID-19 cases compared to St.
Friday, May 08, 2020
Show-Me Congressman Cleaver Explaning STL Vs. Kansas City Coronavirus Count
The former mayor of Kansas City attributes the difference to "congestion" but also, rightly notes that KCMO is a much more spread out city . . . Take a look: