South KC Perspectives by John Sharp

  • August 25, 2017

    Gotta gripe...

    The free event allows residents and business owners with concerns about city, county or state government services to discuss them face-to-face with authority figures.

  • August 8, 2017

    Bay Water...

    With the start of school, comes new hours for The Bay.

  • August 8, 2017

    Developer Incentives...

    "I had hoped no economic development incentives would be necessary to spur redevelopment around the new Cerner campus.  However, boarded up commercial buildings... make these areas eligible for incentives." - John Sharp

  • August 8, 2017

    Flood Wall...

    Only days before the recent flood, funds for flood protection for the Dodson Industrial District were approved.

  • August 8, 2017

    Back to...

    Voters go back to the polls to vote on two contradictory streetcar questions and on minimum wage.

  • July 7, 2017

    To Build...

    South KC Perspective To Build or Not to Build, That Is the Question for KCI Airport By John Sharp Spokespersons from different sides of the ongoing debate on whether to build a new single terminal to replace the three existing terminals at KCI Airport will state their case at the...

  • May 31, 2017

    Report Reveals...

          South KC Perspective Additional Contaminants Found at Bannister Federal Complex By John Sharp Persons attending the May 11 meeting hosted by CenterPoint Properties concerning its plans to clean up contamination at the vacant Bannister Federal Complex learned that its lengthy investigation of the site found additional contaminants...

  • May 8, 2017

    City Manager...

    135th Street and Holmes Rd did not make the cut this year. John Sharp gives the run down on what did, as well as the Bannister Federal Complex clean up plans, Hickman Mills board of education vacancies, and the Cornerstone Awards.

  • May 3, 2017

    Bannister Federal...

    John Sharp reports on CenterPoint's plan for demolishing the Bannister Federal Complex as well as bond projects, Red Bridge Library/Wonderscope, the No More Trash! Bash and more in his April 18 column.

  • April 21, 2017

    Know a...

    The South Kansas City Alliance wants to recognize those who have gone above and beyond their expected duties to improve south Kansas City.

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