Mayor James On G.O. Bond & Homicides, Incoming Missouri GOP Leader, And Baker Heads To Championship | KCUR

Mayor James On G.O. Bond & Homicides, Incoming Missouri GOP Leader, And Baker Heads To Championship

Dec 16, 2016

Mayor Sly James and Steve Kraske discussed Kansas City's need to improve the condition of sidewalks and streets through what is believed to be the largest general obligation bond proposal in city history.
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The City Council is considering an $800 million bond that may improve Kansas City, Missouri, infrastructure. Today, Mayor Sly James discusses that proposal, and the city's increasing murder rate. Then, we speak with Todd Graves, Governor-elect Eric Greitens' pick to lead Missouri's Republican Party. Finally, Baker University and Northwest Missouri State prepare for their respective national championship games this weekend.