Union Station Kansas City http://kcur.org en Kansas City Council Approves New Management For KC Museum http://kcur.org/post/kansas-city-council-approves-new-management-kc-museum <p>After years of discussion, the Kansas City Council Thursday approved a new long-term agreement for the Kansas City Museum. Union Station Kansas City has managed the museum since 2000. The agreement transfers it to the city’s parks and recreation department. But the bulk of the collection remains owned by Union Station.&nbsp;</p><p>"This is a very long awaited resolution to a somewhat extended and difficult partnership that we've had with Union Station," says Councilwoman Jan Marcason, who introduced the ordinance before the council. It passed with a unanimous vote.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 01:53:28 +0000 Laura Spencer 47898 at http://kcur.org Kansas City Council Approves New Management For KC Museum 6 Questions For Councilman Scott Wagner About The Kansas City Museum http://kcur.org/post/6-questions-councilman-scott-wagner-about-kansas-city-museum <p>In 2003, Scott Wagner moved to the city's historic Northeast and got interested in neighborhood issues. A year later, Wagner joined the mayor-appointed Kansas City Museum Advisory Board. "I've been involved now for nine years. I've seen quite a bit in that time," he laughs.</p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 00:09:42 +0000 Laura Spencer 40728 at http://kcur.org