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Floods (10)
1977 Flood (9)
Disasters (7)
Country Club Plaza (5)
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September/18/1977 (2)
November/25/1977 (1)
October 291977 (1)
September 122007 (1)
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Michael Bushnell (1)

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1. 100,000 Come to See Plaza Light Ceremony 100,000 Come to See Plaza Light Ceremony November/25/1977 Brighter lights, 152,000 of them, installed following the recovery from the Plaza flood of 1977.

2. 1977 Flood 1977 Flood October 29, 1977 "Kansas City applied to the federal government yesterday for an advance of $500,000 on a total of $1,354,711 in damages to city facilities in the flood Sept. 12. The application to the Federal Disaster...

3. 5 Dead, Many Missing in Flood 5 Dead, Many Missing in Flood September/14/1977 Photo of cars floating toward the Plaza tennis courts and description of damages, power outages, etc.

4. Brush Creek Progress Offers Hope for the Future Brush Creek Progress Offers Hope for the Future June/17/1985 Call for improvements to Brush Creek to prevent a repeat of the flood of September 1977 that killed 25 people and caused $66 million in damages.

5. Flood Costs Near $100 Million Flood Costs Near $100 Million November/10/1977

6. Flood Victims Flood Victims September/18/1977 Profiles of 24 people killed in the flash flooding of 1977.

7. Floods Ravaged Plaza - 30 Years Ago Today Floods Ravaged Plaza - 30 Years Ago Today September 12, 2007 Article and photos looking back at the deadly flash flood that struck the Country Club Plaza on the night of September 12, 1977. The resulting damage was disastrous, including 25 lives lost, over 1,000...

8. Pain Lingers as Residents Ponder Flood Losses Pain Lingers as Residents Ponder Flood Losses September/18/1977 Damage costs, stories of individual losses and experiences, etc.

9. Police Tapes Show How Drama Grew Police Tapes Show How Drama Grew September/19/1977 Chronology of events in the flood, including rescues.

10. Seeking Brush Creek's Promise Seeking Brush Creek's Promise July 11, 2005 According to this article, the development of Brush Creek involved three parts: (1) a flood protection project; (2) a project prettier than the concrete trough the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers suggested;...

11. Storms Leave Their Mark on Kansas City Storms Leave Their Mark on Kansas City April/26/2001 Article reviewing the chronology of various storms and other weather-related disasters in Kansas City history back to the 1844 flood (but not including the 1826 flood).