Urban Neighborhoods Initiative

Neighborhoods
4:51 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Initiative Aims To Improve Neighborhoods Along Troost

Saundra Hayes is president of the Manheim Park Neighborhood Association. She stands in front of the Bancroft School, which is being converted into apartments.
Credit Monica Sandreczki / KCUR

Two years ago, the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce led a community-wide brainstorming session to generate five "big ideas" for improving our metropolitan area. One of those "big ideas" is to revitalize our urban neighborhoods. 

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Central Standard
10:38 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Family Fun And Health Fair At Troost Lake

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For the first half of today’s program, we discussed the needs of children and families in the Philippines. For the second half of this Tuesday's Central Standard, we turn to our own backyard: Troost Lake, at 29th and Paseo.

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