Local gatherings are largely forbidden and strictly monitored under pandemic health orders. This policy has destroyed several local industries including but not limited to weddings and funerals.
Here's a quick overview of the very specific economic devastation . . .
After Mayor Quinton Lucas eased some COVID-19 restrictions - Kansas City, Missouri, bars and restaurants are open a couple hours later.But event spaces in the city are facing the same restrictions they've been under for months.