Kay Barnes http://kcur.org en Commission Seeks Out Advice Of Former Mayors http://kcur.org/post/commission-seeks-out-advice-former-mayors <p>The mayoral commission looking at how Kansas City should alter its basic operating doctrine hopes to get suggestions from all living ex-mayors, but the Charter Review Commission is having spotty success.</p><p>Because the outcome is so important to the basic layout of government function, members decided former mayors have a lot of valuable history to describe. The panel is trying to schedule former Mayor Charles Wheeler; former Mayor Richard Berkley is ill and unable to appear in the next week or two.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 13:05:14 +0000 Dan Verbeck 41018 at http://kcur.org Jackson County To Vote On Charter Revisions http://kcur.org/post/jackson-county-vote-charter-revisions <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53595e71e3d54-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53595e71e3d54-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53595e71e3d54-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-916134.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Jackson County voters will decide whether to approve revisions to the county charter on Tuesday's primary ballot.</p> Mon, 02 Aug 2010 16:07:41 +0000 Susan B. Wilson 6904 at http://kcur.org Jackson County To Vote On Charter Revisions Charter Sales Job Begins http://kcur.org/post/charter-sales-job-begins <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53595e71e242f-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53595e71e242f-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53595e71e242f-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-910137.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – The head of the panel redrawing proposed changes in Jackson County Missouri's charter sees new opportunities to fight discrimination and better government at the courthouse.</p> Tue, 29 Jun 2010 21:13:33 +0000 Dan Verbeck 6772 at http://kcur.org Charter Sales Job Begins