FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2015 City’s Home Repair & Paint Programs help residents make home improvements Program applications are now available to qualified residents Spring is a time for renewal—and the perfect time to make home improvements. On May 1, 2015, The City of Kansas City, Mo., opened home repair applications for three Neighborhood […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2015 Scheduled race events are expected to impact traffic in Kansas City this weekend. Road closures for the race events are as follows: May 2, 2015: Purple Stride | 7:00 a.m. The race will impact traffic along Oak St., Volker, Paseo Blvd., and 52nd St. Additional race information, including a […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 29, 2015 CONTACT: Douglas Jones, City Auditor, (816) 513-3300 City Auditor’s Office makes recommendations to protect personally identifiable information Today, the City Auditor’s Office released an audit on how the City protects the personally identifiable information it collects and maintains. Personally identifiable information is any information that can be used to […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 28, 2015 Municipal Court treatment participants begin community garden planting with a garden party on Saturday WHAT: Photo and interview opportunity. Individuals participating in drug treatment and other programs through the City of Kansas City, Mo., Municipal Court’s problem-solving courts will hold a garden party and kick off planting season at […]
April 24, 2015: This evening, Kansas City celebrated the installation of the first streetcar station stop, located at 16th and Main streets, with a party at the newly constructed streetcar platform.
April 24, 2015: Two scheduled race events are expected to impact traffic in Kansas City on Saturday and Sunday.
April 23, 2015: Today, the City of Kansas City, Mo. City Council approved a committee substitute to the vehicle for hire ordinance (ordinance 150203) which establishes City-wide requirements for companies and drivers operating under Kansas City’s vehicle for hire code.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 23, 2015 Public invited to bike, walk, stroll and play at Ward Parkway open streets festival Cycle in The City, an initiative led by the City’s Bike KC program will transform a portion of Ward Parkway boulevard to a family-friendly open streets festival on Saturday, May 16th, from 2-5 p.m. Cycle […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 22, 2015 Suggestion Results in City-wide partnership, tree-planting along SW Blvd. Collaborative tree-planting supports small businesses Image is everything—especially for small businesses in Kansas City who rely on storefronts to attract and keep customers. This Earth Day, City leaders and community partners joined local small businesses to plant 27 new trees […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 22, 2015 City Auditor’s Office makes recommendations to improve lease management Today, the City Auditor’s Office released an audit on General Services’ management of the City’s leasable real estate assets which include buildings, land, and antenna sites. The audit identified several asset improvements such as computerized lease records, the hire of […]