Kansas City GO Bond

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beautyfromashes
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Re: Kansas City GO Bond

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I don't see much on the list for Midtown.

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Re: Kansas City GO Bond

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WoodDraw
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Re: Kansas City GO Bond

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Can someone explain to me the flood control bonds? My understanding is that it was needed to retain federal matching funds, correct?

But $150 million, and they're only using $1 million in the first year?

kboish
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Re: Kansas City GO Bond

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WoodDraw wrote:Can someone explain to me the flood control bonds? My understanding is that it was needed to retain federal matching funds, correct?

But $150 million, and they're only using $1 million in the first year?
Gotta get in line for the funding still.

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Re: Kansas City GO Bond

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70% of roads are poor or worse condition in 2018
https://twitter.com/KCMO/status/1102965072115183619

4x the winter pothole cases as last year
https://twitter.com/KCMO/status/1102966312085741568

Lots of bridge work funded by the go bond (some examples)
https://twitter.com/KCMO/status/1102968145269141504
https://twitter.com/KCMO/status/1102967869955076096

Funding not shown, but related. The LED streetlight rollout starts this year in 1st and 4th district. Has a 6 year breakeven.
https://twitter.com/KCMO/status/1102968539747635201

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