By publicly posting the following written disclosure, the City of Kansas City, Missouri intends that market participants receive and use it for purposes of the independent registered municipal advisor exemption to the SEC Municipal Advisor Rule.
July 1, 2014
The City of Kansas City, Missouri (the “City”) has retained an independent registered municipal advisor. The City is represented by and will rely on its municipal advisor, FirstSouthwest, to provide advice on proposals from financial services firms concerning the issuance of municipal securities and municipal financial products (including investment of bond proceeds and escrow investments). The individuals with primary responsibility for advising the City on such matters are George Williford, Jason Hughes, and Erick Macha. This certificate may be relied upon until otherwise withdrawn by the City.
Proposals may be addressed to the City of Kansas City, Missouri at:
414 E. 12th Street, 1st Floor
Kansas City, MO 64106
With a copy to:
325 N. St. Paul Street, Suite 800
Dallas, TX 75201-3852
Formal review by the City’s municipal advisor of proposals received will only be requested on proposals which would be seriously considered by the City, as determined by the City.