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Project will renovate Hannibal's riverfrontOpen in a New Window

...The Hannibal Courier-Post reports that the city council recently approved a $6.6 million contract for riverfront renovations. When the project is completed in late 2019 the riverfront will feature a new ...

 

Pedestrian struck and killed on Highway 63 near MoberlyOpen in a New Window

... PM CST November 15, 2018 in Top Stories Jefferson City looking for temporary municipal judge to fill new courtroom Jefferson City looking for temporary municipal judge to fill new courtroom ...

 

Rolla sales tax exemption under considerationOpen in a New Window

... have a reasonable policy that sort of addresses the issues, but we really need some direction from the city council to determine whether or not this is something that we are willing to do – not just for ...

 

Government & Politics KC Council approves east side revitalization plan. Does it give ‘false hope?’Open in a New Window

...-long discussion over a mayoral candidate’s proposal to revitalize some of Kansas City’s most distressed neighborhoods culminated Thursday with a vote of the City Council in favor of the sweeping plan....

 

Gorillas to Make Home Debut SaturdayOpen in a New Window

... Pitt State will travel to Kansas City, Mo., to take on Maryville University in the MIAA Showcase at Municipal Auditorium at 6 p.m. The Gorillas will meet the Saints in game three of a four-game schedule that ...

 

KCMO leaders still undecided on renaming The Paseo for MLKOpen in a New Window

... ordinance without consulting with the people who are going to be effected pursuant to the ordinance that we have I think is a mistake, it's not very transparent," Kansas City Missouri Mayor Sly James said....

 

Woman charged with terrorist threatsOpen in a New Window

...According to a probable cause statement, she said she was going to blow his head off at a city council meeting. Jacobs was taken into booking in May after allegedly calling the police more than once for nonemergency ...

 

Jackson County Audit Has Begun — First Up, COMBAT, The County's Anti-Crime Sales TaxOpen in a New Window

Vince Ortega, COMBAT's new executive director, hopes the audit will help him usher in some changes to the 30-year-old program. Luke X. Martin / KCUR 89.3 Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway's performance...

 

Officials Pass A Sweeping Measure To Revive Kansas City's Most Distressed NeighborhoodsOpen in a New Window

...The Kansas City Council on Thursday passed the 'Revive the East Side' measure, which would, in part help restore dangerous, vacant buildings in Kansas City's poorest neighborhoods. Laura Ziegler / KCUR ...

 

Yet another delay for the Loop Trolley — this time, snow is to blameOpen in a New Window

...University City Mayor Terry Crow was enthusiastic about the project. “It’s an incredible example of the city and county working together, which is great. The Delmar Loop has always been a place for people ...

 

KC Mayor Sly James to ‘flip the switch' at KCP&L Plaza Lighting CeremonyOpen in a New Window

...This year, Kansas City, Missouri Mayor Sly James will be the honored guest and will "Flip the Switch" on Nov. 22nd to light up the Country Club Plaza to kick off the holiday season. “The Plaza Lighting ...

 

Snow cancels Thursday Loop Trolley opening; it's now set for FridayOpen in a New Window

...Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson (face partially covered), Karla Carroll, branch manager for Busey Bank, and Kevin Barbeau, executive director of the Loop Trolley. Photo by Cristina M. Fletes, cfletes@post-dispatch....

 

CCKansasCity (66)Open in a New Window

...One of our very own instructors, Chris Lievsay, has been elected President of the Missouri Municipal League, which serves more than 640 municipalities across Missouri. Congratulations, Chris! We're so ...

 

Mayor works to keep new KCI terminal plan on trackOpen in a New Window

...Steven Dial 4:07 PM, Nov 15, 2018 The Kansas City, Missouri City Council met on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 to receive an update on the new KCI terminal project. Photo by Steven Dial/KSHB Copyright 2018 ...

 

Disbanding of Columbia police's Community Outreach Unit elicits mixed emotionsOpen in a New Window

...In October 2015, the City Council formed a 2015 Strategic Plan and chose three neighborhoods on which to focus the unit’s resources. Two officers were assigned to each neighborhood, tasked with building ...

 

City regroups after use tax failsOpen in a New Window

...The use tax would have instituted the same sales tax on purchases that apply in city limits to purchases made online. It also would have brought the city into compliance with state law requiring municipalities ...

 

Government & Politics Missouri auditor begins review of Jackson County finances, starts with anti-crime taxOpen in a New Window

...That quarter-cent sales tax was last renewed in 2016 and raises roughly $20 million a year, most of which is dispensed to a variety of law enforcement and social service agencies. Over White’s objections,...

 

Roy Clark, Country Music Hall of Fame member, dies at 85Open in a New Window

... and Jerry Lewis perform for a few laughs during the "Lewis and Clark Entertainment Expedition" for the benefit of muscular dystrophy patients at the near-capacity Municipal Auditorium on June 24, 1975....

 

Eagles Directional Signs Are Approved - Organization Hosts Regional EventsOpen in a New Window

...Alderman Carol Johnson won a three-month-long campaign to secure street signs directing motorists to the Pacific Eagles building at 707 W. Congress. The sign was approved at the Nov. 7 board of aldermen ...

 

City continues 2019 budget workOpen in a New Window

... Jessica Karins @JDKarinsKDE Thursday Nov 15, 2018 at 10:46 AM The Kirksville City Council met with city staff Tuesday to discuss the 2019 budget, and plans for the city’s expenditures were similar ...

 

GUEST COMMENTARY: Why politicians are real winners in Amazon bidding warOpen in a New Window

... While some bids were serious, there was also rather embarrassing theater, such as the mayor of Kansas City publicly reviewing Amazon products during a video address to constituents; the city of Stonewall,...

 

Days Gone By - Nov. 15, 2018Open in a New Window

...Try 1 month for 99&cent 30 YEARS 1988 Farmington voters narrowly approved a one-half cent sales tax to finance necessary improvements to the city’s water system. In a vote of 1,669 to 1,607, residents ...

 

State audit of county set to startOpen in a New Window

...That’s the $23-million-a-year program, paid for through a longstanding quarter-cent sales tax, that supports a wide range of efforts to stop drugs and violence. He said the auditor’s office would be looking ...

 

At Book Launch, The 'Queer Eye' Cast Returns Kansas City LoveOpen in a New Window

..."Mayor Sly (James) always talks about how he can't wait for America to see what it's like," Berk said, "but the world is — 190 countries — are going to see how great Kansas City is." The air dates for ...

 

Wildwood city council opts for dual-stream recycling methods into 2019Open in a New Window

... At its Nov. 13 meeting, the Wildwood City Council discussed a contract extension and possible service changes with Meridian Waste Management in relation to the city’s single-stream recycling services....

 

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