Greater Kansas City Area Chamber of Commerce http://kcur.org en Missouri Governor Calls For Truce In Economic Border War http://kcur.org/post/missouri-governor-calls-truce-economic-border-war <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missouri </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Jay Nixon called for a temporary halt to what’s known as the economic “border war” between Kansas and Missouri Tuesday, in an address to the Greater Kansas City Area Chamber of Commerce.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p>Both states have a history of offering incentives to draw companies across state line.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nixon wants a temporary moratorium for the Kansas City metro area.</span></p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 23:42:24 +0000 Dan Verbeck 46740 at http://kcur.org Missouri Governor Calls For Truce In Economic Border War Best Outlook Views KC-Area Economic Growth At 5 Percent http://kcur.org/post/best-outlook-views-kc-area-economic-growth-5-percent <p>So much depends on factors influencing the Kansas City area economy, the best drawn analysis of future trends has to be flexible. Forecasters readily admit it. Mon, 12 Nov 2012 22:44:15 +0000 Dan Verbeck 27480 at http://kcur.org Best Outlook Views KC-Area Economic Growth At 5 Percent Troost Renewal Wish List Collected http://kcur.org/post/troost-renewal-wish-list-collected <p>Urban renewal planners received their first assessment of what people who live and work in the Troost Corridor want from a multi-year makeover. More than 350 people listed concerns and hopes, ranging from anti-crime security to educational opportunities.</p> Wed, 07 Mar 2012 11:41:57 +0000 Dan Verbeck 13774 at http://kcur.org Troost Renewal Wish List Collected