How neighborhood organizations and school districts can protect their interests when tax incentives are granted to spur economic development was discussed during the May 9th meeting of the South Kansas City Alliance (SKCA). Shown here are, from left, Phil Glynn, a former member of the Kansas City Tax Increment Financing Commission; Stacey Johnson-Cosby, SKCA president; […]
New baseball fields, the first phase of the KC Major League Baseball Urban Youth Academy to be constructed in Parade Park in the 18th and Vine area, should be completed this fall according to Bob Kendrick, president of the adjacent Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.
Our speakers: Kansas City Mayor Pro Tem and Finance Committee Chair Scott Wagner and John Sharp, one of the co-chairs of the earnings tax renewal campaign, will speak on the need to renew the tax and the consequences of non-renewal. We will also hear from the Hickman Mills School District Superintendent, Dr. Dennis Carpenter, regarding […]
Police Chief Darryl Forte’ will be our guest speaker. We’ll get an update on what’s going on in our community, hear how the department is addressing current issues and ask questions of the Chief.
From our January meeting- guest speakers are from CenterPoint discussing the Bannister Federal Complex and the CenterPoint Intermodal Complex on 150 highway. January Meeting Announcement: Happy New Year Everyone! Our first meeting of the year will be on Monday, January 11, 2016 at 6:00pm at the South Patrol Police Station at 9701 Marion Park Dr. […]