“In the end we’ll have a new bridge, Blue Ridge Boulevard will be fixed up and we’ll have this vacant property that will be cleaned up. It’s an example of the kind of positive project we like to see.”
Despite being isolated from family, Runions — now in his eighth and final year of service due to term limits — had one key item at his disposal: a cell phone charger that his family had dropped off for him.
Projects that are slated to receive funding if the tax is extended include conversion of the I-49 outer roads to two-way traffic, a new Kansas City Southern railroad overpass over Blue Ridge Blvd., Blue Ridge Blvd. upgrades and construction of a new bridge on Raytown Rd. just south of its intersection with Harry Truman Dr.
We’ve all heard of running in circles. But have you heard of running under a triangle? On April 29, at 9 a.m,, runners and walkers participating in the Triangle 5K will travel along a course under the famous Grandview Triangle.