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1. A Brown Out A Brown Out September/21-28/2000 Describes a long-standing "climate of discrimination" against Hispanic employees at Kansas City Power and Light.

2. Building Stands the Test of Time and Redevelopment Building Stands the Test of Time and Redevelopment September 3, 2008 Postcard image and short article on the Kansas City Power and Light building, located at 14th Street and Walnut. Completed in 1931, the 31-story building was designed by local architects Hoit, Price and...

3. Busier than Ever, Building Away at a Mightier Kansas City--Places Where Millions Are Being Spent Busier than Ever, Building Away at a Mightier Kansas City--Places Where Millions Are Being Spent February/12/1922 Illustrations and descriptions of several buildings in Kansas City, under construction or newly completed in 1922 including the following: (1) "the immense cold storage, warehouse and ice manufacturing...

4. Capstone Awards Capstone Awards April 29, 2011 The sixth-annual Capstone Awards is a supplement to the Kansas City Business Journal, which "honors outstanding real estate development projects and transactions throughout the community." Some of the...

5. Deaths and Funerals: Russell H. Bettis Deaths and Funerals: Russell H. Bettis November/10/1978 Obituary for "Russell Harrington Bettis [or Russell Bettis], 70, of 8124 Pennsylvania Lane, former assistant vice-president of the Kansas City Power and Light Co.," "president of the Westport Historical...

6. Downtown KC Comes Alive Downtown KC Comes Alive June 26, 2005 Special advertising section devoted to promoting Downtown redevelopment in Kansas City, Missouri. Includes information about Kansas City Star Press Pavilion, the Power and Light District, the H & R Block...

7. Electric Living Restored to Kansas City Electric Living Restored to Kansas City January/9/1973 Restoration of electrical power to 32,000 customers after the severe weather of an ice storm.

8. Empire Theater Removal Debated Empire Theater Removal Debated August 26, 2004 Article discusses a proposal by DST Realty to build a new headquarters for Kansas City Power & Light. The proposal would include the partial demolition of the hisotric Empire Theater at 14th and Main.

9. For Some It's Still No Light at Night For Some It's Still No Light at Night March/29/1984 Story about continued power outages due to severe weather storms.

10. Get to Work! Get to Work! April/11-17/2002 Article describing one Kansas City Power and Light employee's struggle with the company's safety and medical programs department. The employee questions the company's treatment of workers injured on the...

11. Green Impact Zone and Partners Jump Starts Transformation in Center City Green Impact Zone and Partners Jump Starts Transformation in Center City January 25-31, 2013 Article describes the state of ongoing projects being carried out within Kansas City's Green Impact Zone. The author praises Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II and city officials for their efforts in supporting...

12. Iatan 2 Plant Fires Up Iatan 2 Plant Fires Up December 8, 2010 December 7, 2010, Missouri's governor Jay Nixon "flipped the switch" on "Kansas City Power & Light's new $2 billion power plant near Weston...." Article discusses the Iatan 2 plant that adds 850 megawatts...

13. Jennings Builds Power Base by Keeping Civic Currents Open Jennings Builds Power Base by Keeping Civic Currents Open August 17-23, 2007 Article profiles Drue Jennings, retired CEO of Kansas City Power & Light and attorney.

14. Jennings Builds Power Base by Keeping Civic Currents Open Jennings Builds Power Base by Keeping Civic Currents Open September 28, 2007 This article is part of a series profiling"catalysts" in Kansas City's history to mark the 25th anniversary of the Kansas City Business Journal. Drue Jennings was attorney and then CEO of Kansas City Power...

15. KCP&L Announces New Chief Executive: Bernard J. Beaudoin to Succeed Jennings KCP&L Announces New Chief Executive: Bernard J. Beaudoin to Succeed Jennings November/9/2000 Photos and news about Bernard Beaudoin, the new "president of Kansas City Power & Light Co.," replacing "Drue Jennings as the utility's chief executive on Jan. 1," 2001. Information about 60-year-old Beaudoin,...

16. KCP&L Makes Mark on District KCP&L Makes Mark on District October 19, 2007 The Kansas City Power and Light Company will be the signature sponsor of the $850 million, nine-block, mixed-use Power and Light District project in downtown Kansas City. A clock tower featuring a wind...

17. Legal Tussle Focuses on Landmark New York Life Building Legal Tussle Focuses on Landmark New York Life Building August 12, 2010 Brenda Wood, owner of Professional Cleaning and Innovative Building Services, has sued the Kansas City Power and Light Co. for breaking a contract to sell her the historic New York Life Building at 20...

18. Making a Dent Making a Dent January 31-February 6, 2013 Article describes the current state of Kansas City's Green Impact Zone. Anita Maltbia, Executive Director of the Green Impact Zone Assistance Center, is interviewed and describes the program's successes...

19. One Kansas City Place to Be New KCP&L Digs One Kansas City Place to Be New KCP&L Digs October 3, 2008 Article tells of Kansas City Power & Light company's move to One Kansas City Place, 1200 Main St. They will occupy 270,000 square feet in the building and will be creating an "Energy Center," an interactive...

20. P&L Building Lights Up KC P&L Building Lights Up KC November 4, 2009 Postcard image and short article about the Kansas City Power and Light Building at 14th and Walnut streets. The 31-story building was constructed by local architects Hoit, Price & Barnes in 1931 and capped...