Today is history and a milestone for a diverse local community.
The political angle . . .
The raising of the flag was organized by the city's LGBTQ Commission, Councilman Eric Bunch, Councilwoman Andrea Bough, City Manager Brian Platt, the Parks Department and the KC Proud Employee Resource Group.
The colors of the Progress Pride flag represent the Trans community and Black and Brown LGBTQ community in Kansas City.
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For the first time, the Progress Pride flag will be flown on Kansas City's City Hall during Pride Month. According to the city, historians have confirmed that it is the first time the flag will be flown on any government building in Missouri.