Faced with scathing criticism about a controversial development incentive request, the Kansas City Council on Thursday rejected a proposal designed to help retain a global construction company in the West Bottoms. The council voted 9-4 against a parking deal that is part of a larger subsidy proposed to keep BlueScope and its 339 high-paying jobs at 1540 Genessee St.
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Mayor & Council Reject Controversial Tax Break For Kansas City West Bottoms Project
Maybe the only good news today, it seems that the pandemic and #BlackLivesMatter movement have put the economic "Border War" on hold far more effectively than political deals . . . Read more: