Despite concerns about the budget at the outside of the COVID-19 pandemic, Mayor & Council approved MILLIONS of dollar for an ambitious development project and now a sign of economic hope inside the loop are at risk after an EPIC money move.
To wit . . .
THE PROPOSED DOWNTOWN KANSAS CITY HQ FOR WADDELL & REED MIGHT NOT BE NEEDED NOW THAT THEY'VE SOLD OUT AND WILL BE RIPPED APART!!!
If anything, a great many high-end metro jobs might be on the chopping block.
The word so far on the downtown project . . .
“Waddell & Reed Financial and Macquarie are mindful of the building project in downtown Kansas City and completely appreciate the potential impacts the transaction may have on the community,” Roger Hoadley, vice president of communications, said in an email.
“We will be working with all the appropriate parties and reviewing plans closely, carefully and collaboratively and will provide updates over the coming weeks and months.”
Translation for those who don't want to accept the cruel realities of the biz world . . .
DON'T HOLD YOUR BREATH FOR WADDELL & REED CONSTRUCTION TO SAVE DOWNTOWN KANSAS CITY!!!
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