His work and reputation loom larger than any other Kansas City elected official and whilst he's a champion of civil rights . . . The legacy of the former groundbreaking cop is decidedly more conservative than the current generation of local leaders.
For those who care about the history of KCMO . . . This report is worth a look. Read more . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo - There was a celebration of a life well lived on Sunday afternoon in Kansas City, Missouri. Friends and family met downtown, for the 89th birthday of Alvin Brooks. "The best is yet to come.