Top Of The Morning News: Monday, October 22, 2012
Aviation officials look at plan that would mean big changes at KCI. Food conference attendees want presidential candidates to take a closer look at the nation’s food policy. That and more news from KCUR.
KCI Airport Proposal Would Mean Major Changes
Observers have been given their first up-close look at the latest vision for the future KCI Airport, all built on the site of current Terminal A. It would change many familiar features at the airport from baggage handling to transportation around and inside the proposed complex. Read more here.
Food Policy Lacking In Presidential Debates
More than 200 students, researchers and policymakers attended a food insecurity conference at the University of Missouri in Columbia last week. Discussion revolved around food costs, access to fresh produce, and strategies for changing negative outcomes of not having enough food. Participants said these issues should be an issue in the presidential elections. Find out more here.