Kansas City Old School Buildings Quickly Turning Into Rubble

Right now we'll award 15K TKC bonus points (redeemable nowhere) to anybody who can place this screenshot from a movie that was produced long ago in Kansas City.

In the meantime, here's a glimpse at the urban core quickly crumbling amid cont'd Summer rain and a dearth of maintenance . . . Read more:

Owner of dangerous building in Kansas City notified of issues months before collapse

by: Heidi Schmidt Posted: / Updated: KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Emergency work to demolish a dangerous building on Kansas City's eastside was underway Tuesday afternoon. A building at 3902 Woodland started to collapse Saturday and continued to fall Tuesday morning. One of the first tasks for city inspectors was to declare the building an emergency.

Crumbling KCMO building at 39th Street, Woodland Avenue to be demolished Tuesday night

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A vacant building that's slowly crumbling and started collapsing Saturday will be torn down Tuesday night. Bricks fell from the two-story building at East 39th Street and Woodland Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri, over the weekend and again Tuesday morning, spilling debris onto Woodland.

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