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by earthling
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: 2019 Mayor/Council Elections
Replies: 162
Views: 21739

Re: 2019 Mayor/Council Elections

It shouldn't be as bad as Funkhouser years now that there is more natural momentum downtown but downtown won't be on the Mayors plate as much.
by earthling
Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: KC in TV and Movies
Replies: 1703
Views: 212572

Re: KC in TV and Movies

Ah, didn't catch that both seasons were filmed at same time.
by earthling
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: KC in TV and Movies
Replies: 1703
Views: 212572

Re: KC in TV and Movies

Queer Eye liked KC, doing another season here... https://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/tv/article231684163.html In season 3, the Fab Five visited the Jones sisters in Kansas City, Kansas. After the episode aired, their Jones Bar-B-Q business on Kaw Street gained tens of thousands of Instagram fol...
by earthling
Tue Jun 18, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Liberty Memorial Musuem and Penn Valley Park
Replies: 120
Views: 16071

Re: Liberty Memorial Musuem and Penn Valley Park

Image

"Glory to the fallen martyrs," referring to prison riots on a Peruvian island in 1986.
by earthling
Tue Jun 18, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Liberty Memorial Musuem and Penn Valley Park
Replies: 120
Views: 16071

Re: Liberty Memorial Musuem and Penn Valley Park

I walked by today and it's already cleaned up nicely.

What's up with Peruvian protest graffiti around city... from decades ago?
by earthling
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Generic ongoing KCATA thread
Replies: 258
Views: 45299

Re: Generic ongoing KCATA thread

Oops, you're right. It's entire system for major election days.
by earthling
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Generic ongoing KCATA thread
Replies: 258
Views: 45299

Re: Generic ongoing KCATA thread

All KCATA buses are free to ride today, including KS side. Give it a try if you've never ridden a bus.

Use Google Maps to set destination and click on the transit icon. It will show buses coming to nearest stop that will take you there.
by earthling
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Next Mayor 2019
Replies: 535
Views: 27702

Re: Next Mayor 2019

Justus has experience dealing with Jeff City and some seem to like her. Can't see Lucas having any impact at the state level.

BTW, bus rides are free tomorrow for the election.
by earthling
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies
Replies: 1692
Views: 146236

Re: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies

Meanwhile our personal property taxes jump up as biz get tax breaks.
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Where to Pee for Free in downtown KayCee
Replies: 7
Views: 392

Re: Where to Pee for Free in downtown KayCee

Was waiting for that...

So is there a public restroom (or friendly to non-customers) in Xroads? Starbucks?
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies
Replies: 1692
Views: 146236

Re: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies

DC Biz Journal on opposition... The decision, however, faces stern opposition, as House Democrats, led by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., have threatened the block the move. The American Federation of Government Employees, meanwhile, slammed the decision, ...
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies
Replies: 1692
Views: 146236

Re: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies

DC is a major 'intellectual haven' (moreso than NYC and Boston % wise) so not surprising. And it was a Trump admin decision moving to red states. Politico on the cost savings aspect... https://www.politico.com/story/2019/06/13/usda-kansas-city-area-1529072 KC has had some decent momentum with Fed ag...
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies
Replies: 1692
Views: 146236

Re: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies

Starland news.. https://www.startlandnews.com/2019/06/usda-kansas-city/ The USDA team is evaluating multiple Class A office properties in Kansas and Missouri for its 120,000-square-foot space, which will house both agencies and 568 employees. The Kansas City region was selected for its existing con...
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies
Replies: 1692
Views: 146236

Re: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies

Plenty of "Kansas" bashing on WaPo chat over this...
https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/ ... 3e4c10366f
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies
Replies: 1692
Views: 146236

Re: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies

Starland news.. https://www.startlandnews.com/2019/06/usda-kansas-city/ The USDA team is evaluating multiple Class A office properties in Kansas and Missouri for its 120,000-square-foot space, which will house both agencies and 568 employees. The Kansas City region was selected for its existing conc...
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies
Replies: 1692
Views: 146236

Re: Kansas, Missouri battle over companies

Star article on USDA consolidation into KC. KC region being major animal/agriculture center and significant existing Fed employment apparently factors in decision. https://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article231442813.html There should be enough downtown available space for 500 employ...
by earthling
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Where to Pee for Free in downtown KayCee
Replies: 7
Views: 392

Where to Pee for Free in downtown KayCee

Yes, these guides exist for other cities. Maybe this will show up in Google search. Please post others. Union Station - By visitors booth, in large hall or downstairs near concession stand Crown Center - The hotel lobbies, Panera off the square, to left of Fritz's City Market - Lobby between Local P...
by earthling
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Westport
Replies: 2165
Views: 274116

Re: Westport

johnmatrix wrote:
Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:50 pm
earthling wrote:
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:30 pm
Yup, Midtown violent crime happens often and I'm sure you'll be happy to point every one out. You should create a new thread in all caps for each incident just to make sure we are all well informed. &&&
Odd post.
You're trolling and you know it.
by earthling
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Westport
Replies: 2165
Views: 274116

Re: Westport

Yup, Midtown violent crime happens often and I'm sure you'll be happy to point every one out. You should create a new thread in all caps for each incident just to make sure we are all well informed. &&&