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.
- Cathleen Flournoy, Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City senior specialist
- Cindy Circo, Kansas City, Missouri, TIF Comission chair
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.