Seg. 1: Arguments In Favor Of Tax Increment Financing. Seg. 2: Joint Replacement, Explained. | KCUR

Seg. 1: Arguments In Favor Of Tax Increment Financing. Seg. 2: Joint Replacement, Explained.

May 16, 2018

Segment 1: How tax increment financing helps blighted neighborhoods.

Last week, we heard arguments opposed to tax increment financing, a tax abatement measure used to incentivize urban developement. Today, we learned about the benefits of TIF districts, and why supporters say they're a crucial tool to revitalizing our neighborhoods.

Segment 2, beginning at 26:46: The ins and outs of artificial joint implants.

Everyone suffers from joint pain every now and again, but how do you know when it's time for a new hip or knee? We asked two medical experts from the Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute to explain the most common procedures, the recovery process and how life can change after a joint replacement.