Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Midtown Kansas City Against Another QT

A former newsman offers a great deal of reporting on this neighborhood crusade to save an empty office building and thwart yet another convenient place to purchase junk food, lottery tickets, smokes and booze.

Check the eternal losing struggle to save people from themselves:

QuikTrip aims to bull its way onto 39th and Southwest Trafficway; neighbors prepare to fight back

QuikTrip's proposal to build at 39th and Southwest Trafficway and disrupt the surrounding neighborhoods erupted into public view last week, and both sides are digging in for an extended battle. From two days of reporting, here's what I've learned: QuikTrip has a contract to purchase the UBC building, which would be razed, on the northwest...

15 comments:

Anonymous said...

Did this guy say there was nothing to Hunter Biden?

And now he is reduced to commenting on convenience stores?

What a life.

Anonymous said...

He should join the faith guy Bill and write compelling stories like:

1. I worked for the KC star and Why I matter now.
2. I have such command of writing that I have to keep writing until I die
3. Relevance: Keeping my name in the public
4. Old: I might be and need to prove to my friends I can still write
5. Criticize: Religion and corporations are compelling topic Ideas for old geezers’ friends. How what We do can help solve insomnia

Anonymous said...

^^^

Somebody sounds jelly.

Charlie Horse said...

There is no such thing as too many Quik-Trips serving the food of the gods...roller food and discounted donuts after 3pm. The stores are bright, clean, and should be on every street corner.

Anonymous said...

^i^Like your whore of a wife Charlie?

Anonymous said...

JimmyCSays comes off like a self-righteous bored Brooksider. That being said... SWTFWAY is unique and a QT will create chaos on that corner. QTs are awesome but they are too awesome... they draw a ton of traffic at rush hours.

MDSF said...

....I miss WolfBurgers....

Anonymous said...

QT Doobie Dogs for the win!

Anonymous said...

Fuck you Roanoke Hippies, the QT train is a coming, better get on board, Whoot, Whoot!

Anonymous said...

it is to help the traffic flow at rush hour.

Anonymous said...

cars will be only allowed to turn left to get into the parking lot and to leave the parking lot.

Anonymous said...

The QT will stock extra pork rinds for the late night missyB crowd.

Anonymous said...

and onion rings, lots of onion rings.

Anonymous said...

there has to be a better place.

Anonymous said...

But is there any type of development that doesn't make these people upset? Kansas City is its own worst enemy.