Troy Schulte

Government
5:26 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Charter Change Commission Considers KC Government Options

Kansas City Charter Review Commission members Andrea Bough and Quinton Lucas begin work.
Credit Dan Verbeck / KCUR

A Commission that will look for ways to change the foundation of how Kansas City Government operates has met just once and the opening session, Wednesday, heard wide ranging  recommendations that spread from finance to setup of Council Districts.

The first assurance came from Mayor Sly James who appointed the 13 member commission. He said he would not be looking over their shoulders. If the operating  charter needs change, he'll ask for proof when recommendations are written.

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Government
5:11 pm
Thu January 10, 2013

Berardi Becomes Kansas City Fire Chief

As Deputy Chief, Paul Berardi spent hours testifying before city lawmakers.
Credit kccg

Twenty-six years after signing on as a Kansas City firefighter, Paul Berardi has become the chief of the department.

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