Rather than putting in work on the local homicide crisis, a budget catastrophe in the making and a myriad of challenges confronting Kansas City right now . . . The Mayor pens a 600+ word tribute to a council lady and attempt to explain the history of East side politics to hipsters from out of town.
Check-it . . .
Honoring Carol Coe for inspiring us to be a little more fearless, and to occasionally break into an aquarium
Outspoken former State Representative and Councilwoman Carol Coe in 2017. // Photo by Tracy Thomas The weekend before the 2019 mayoral election, former Councilwoman Carol Coe and I broke into East High School. Earlier in the week, she insisted on taking me on her personal tour of the Third District, an area we had each proudly represented in the Kansas...