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281. Light-Rail Proposal Takes Two More Hits Light-Rail Proposal Takes Two More Hits HNTB Corp., consultants for the light-rail plan for Kansas City, reported that there isn't enough money to fund the $1.5 billion proposed system. On the same day, the City Council learned that the petition... Transportation; Railroads; Mass transit;

282. Light Rail Rolls Light Rail Rolls In November 2006, Kansas City voters approved a light rail plan proposed by long-time light rail proponent Clay Chastain. Critics of the plan charge that it is not economically feasibe; however, the Kansas... Transportation; Mass transit

283. Light Rail Petition Looks to "Veto" Chamber of Commerce Decision Light Rail Petition Looks to "Veto" Chamber of Commerce Decision Discusses a petition drive led by activist Clay Chastain to demonstrate public approval of light rail to Kansas City International Airport, despite the Chamber of Commerce's determination that the public...

284. Light Rail Initiative Mirrors FOCUS Report, Competes with City Proposal Light Rail Initiative Mirrors FOCUS Report, Competes with City Proposal Article describing how Clay Chastain's light rail initiative meets requirements of Kansas City's FOCUS development plan.

285. Light Rail Challenge Light Rail Challenge Describes various factors contributing to the difficulty of implementing light rail in Kansas City.

286. Light Rail a Heavy Headache Light Rail a Heavy Headache Article about the proposed light rail service planned to not pass through Northeast Kansas City but to the west and south of it, with information on its approval rating in the neighborhood. Also comparison...

287. Light in the Early West: Berenice Chouteau Light in the Early West: Berenice Chouteau Biographical book about the life of Berenice Chouteau (1801-1888), the first white woman in the Kansas City area in 1821 along with her husband Francois. Book contains several illustrations and descriptions,...

288. Lifetime Expectation--Kansas City Artist Creates Enduring Art Lifetime Expectation--Kansas City Artist Creates Enduring Art Short article about Kansas City artist Carolyn Payne. Payne creates paintings on ceramic tiles that become murals. Her work can be found across the states and at the Country Club Plaza. She started Payne... Artists; Arts & crafts; Murals; Painting;

289. Lifetime Achievement Lifetime Achievement The recipients of the Edward Tanner awards include El Dorado Inc. for architecture (Holbrook Loft); John Rufenacht Associates for interior design; and Outdoor Environments Inc. for construction. Edward... Awards; Architecture;

290. Lifestyles: Study Links Prayer to Recovery in Heart Patients Lifestyles: Study Links Prayer to Recovery in Heart Patients Article about the study by Dr. William Harris "and other researchers at the Mid America Heart Institute, the heart program of St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, MO," revealing higher recovery rates in...

291. Lifestyles: Kansas City, MO, Homeless Couple Weds after They Met at Soup Kitchen Lifestyles: Kansas City, MO, Homeless Couple Weds after They Met at Soup Kitchen Photos and article about the wedding of a homeless couple (LaToyya West and Raymond Robinson) at the soup kitchen "at the Grand Avenue Temple United Methodist Church in Kansas City, MO."

292. Lifestyles of the Rich and Subsidized Lifestyles of the Rich and Subsidized Article analyzes the use of property tax abatements to encourage development of Downtown real estate.

293. Lifestyle: Renovating a Neighborhood Lifestyle: Renovating a Neighborhood Article discussing architectural renovation of older historic buildings in Midtown neighborhoods for adaptive reuse, with photos.

294. Lifestyle: A Family Down and Out Lifestyle: A Family Down and Out Photos and article about the growing number of homeless families in Kansas City and charitable institutions for their aid such as the Salvation Army Emergency Lodge and "a low-income housing project in...

295. Lifestyle Conveniences, Tax Abatement Provided with Historic Lofts Lifestyle Conveniences, Tax Abatement Provided with Historic Lofts Advertising article featuring 2029 Wyandotte St. historic four-story building being converted to the Frieght House Lofts. Apartments;

296. Lifeless Streets Mar KC Convention Complex Lifeless Streets Mar KC Convention Complex Columnists critiques the new grand ballroom addition to the Kansas City convention complex. The architecture does not connect to the streets around it and the setting is sterile and empty. To the south,... Architecture;

297. Life-Long Faith in His Cotton Picker Finally Rewarded John Daniel Rust Life-Long Faith in His Cotton Picker Finally Rewarded John Daniel Rust File containing an Illustration and biographical article about John Daniel Rust, or John Rust, an inventor of a cotton-picking machine around the time of World War II. Resident of Independence, Missouri...

298. Life-Changing Law Life-Changing Law Several residents of Kansas City whose lives were impacted by the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act are interviewed. The interviewees discuss how the law affected access to jobs, access to housing,... Laws; Civil rights; Civil rights demonstrations; Discrimination; Segregation

299. Life, Liberty, & the Pursuit of Credit Life, Liberty, & the Pursuit of Credit Article about "the new Equal Credit Opportunity Act," allowing women to receive the same opportunity for financial credit as men by law.

300. Life's Treasures on Sale: Sisters Left Home Filled with Memories Life's Treasures on Sale: Sisters Left Home Filled with Memories File containing a biographical article about the antique furniture auctioned off from the house of the late Ernest Kellerstrauss, a "Kansas City poultry breeder" residing at 309 West 115th Street by his...