There is no easy way to overcome a “staggering” problem of violence that has spanned decades.
That was the message leaders with the Kansas City No Violence Alliance delivered Monday to a contingent of St. Louis officials who were seeking ways to combat that city’s burgeoning homicide rate.
Kansas City was named among the five best cities globally for entrepreneurship.
The City of Fountains vied against more than 50 cities around the world to land in a top five spot in the Global Entrepreneurship Congress’ Cities Challenge.
Kansas City officials said more than $1 billion has been invested in Downtown since December 2012.
On Thursday, representatives of Kansas City’s Business Customer Service Center told the Kansas City Streetcar Authority Inc. board that public and private entities have invested more than $1 billion since the 2.2-mile streetcar district was approved.