Envisioning A Black Silicon Valley, Cindy Hoedel's Life In The Flint Hills, And Local Listen

Dec 21, 2016

Vewiser Dixon stands on part of the land he wants to develop into a tech hub for minority entrepreneurs, across the street from Lincoln College Preparatory Academy.
Credit Lisa Rodriguez / KCUR 89.3

Over concerns about the exclusivity of the local tech scene, one Kansas City man wants to create a startup community near the 18th and Vine District for minority entrepreneurs. We also hear from a former Kansas City Star writer about her life in the Flint Hills and the transition to new work. Finally, Bill Brownlee presents the latest Local Listen, electro-funk duo The Floozies.