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"They are asking for a $30 hourly rate for the logistics coordinator and engagement coordinator positions, a $38 hourly rate for the coordinating director, a $21 hourly rate for a coordinating assistant, and a $16.50 hourly rate for six part-time volunteer lead positions for 25 hours a week.
"Chris Hernandez, city spokesperson, said the city is working on the contract, which depends on the daily hotel room rate. He could not give a time frame of when the contract will be finished . . . "
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - When the city cleared out two large camps where people experiencing homelessness were staying in April, it told the folks living there they could move into various hotels around Kansas City. It was part of Mayor Quinton Lucas's proposal to provide 500 hotel rooms for those in need of a place to stay for 90 days.