Honeywell Plant http://kcur.org en Voters Renew Health Levy, Strike Down Anti-Nuke Measure http://kcur.org/post/voters-renew-health-levy-strike-down-anti-nuke-measure <p>Voters in Kansas City, Missouri, struck down a measure in Tuesday's election that would have prohibited the city from giving incentives to companies that make parts for nuclear weapons. Voters lent their support, on the other hand, to renewing a property tax that funds neighborhood health clinics, ambulance services and Truman Medical Center. Voters also favored a ballot measure requiring that most nonprofits pay an existing city hotel convention tax. Wed, 03 Apr 2013 05:37:26 +0000 Elana Gordon 34488 at http://kcur.org Voters Renew Health Levy, Strike Down Anti-Nuke Measure Voters Weigh In On Future Of Nuclear Weapons Manufacturing http://kcur.org/post/voters-weigh-future-nuclear-weapons-manufacturing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Question 3 on </span><a href="https://www.kceb.org/useruploads/Sample_Ballots/04_13_sample_ballot_FINAL.pdf" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Kansas City, Missouri’s ballot tomorrow</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, deals with an issue that’s generated heated discussion in City Hall over the past few years. It’s about Kansas City’s future in nuclear weapons manufacturing.</span></p><p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 04:16:48 +0000 Sylvia Maria Gross 34361 at http://kcur.org Voters Weigh In On Future Of Nuclear Weapons Manufacturing KC Port Authority Buys Into Richards-Gebauer, MCC Expands To Site http://kcur.org/post/kc-port-authority-buys-richards-gebauer-mcc-expands-site <p>The Kansas City Port Authority has snapped up six buildings at Richards-Gebaur Commerce Park and is leasing a portion to Metropolitan Community College. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 21:47:42 +0000 Dan Verbeck 18691 at http://kcur.org KC Port Authority Buys Into Richards-Gebauer, MCC Expands To Site Committee Tells Council To Vote Against Nuke Plant http://kcur.org/post/committee-tells-council-vote-against-nuke-plant <p>After a contentious hearing today, a Kansas City Council Committee is recommending against full council approval of a measure to block city involvement in companies that make nuclear weapons parts. Wed, 28 Mar 2012 22:58:10 +0000 Dan Verbeck 15049 at http://kcur.org Committee Tells Council To Vote Against Nuke Plant