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February 18 - February 24
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KCMO Public Budget Hearings

The City is inviting you to attend at least one of four public meetings set to talk about the budget being submitted for the 2019-20 fiscal year.

The proposed budget is being sent to the City Council on Feb. 14 and is scheduled to be adopted on March 21. But before that happens, you can let council members know which priorities you value most.

The budget hearings are set for:

  • Tuesday, Feb. 19, 6-8 p.m.; Southeast Community Center, 4201 E. 63rd St.
  • Thursday, Feb. 21, 1-3 p.m.; KCPD Headquarters, Community Room, 1125 Locust St.
  • Saturday, Feb. 23, 9-11 a.m.; RB Doolin Center, Board Room, 1856, NE 46th St.
  • Saturday, March 2, 9-11 a.m.; Gregg/Klice Community Center, 1600 John Buck O’Neil Way
For more information, go here.

Municipal, School & Special Election Information

Not registered to vote?
Deadline for registration to vote in the April 2 Missouri election is March 6.

Register online here: https://s1.sos.mo.gov/votemissouri/request

For sample ballot, click here.

Election Day: April 2, 2019

Polls Open at 6:00 a.m.

Polls Close at 7:00 p.m.

In Person Absentee Voting Begins: February 19, 2019

Mail-In Absentee Voting Applications mailed to Permanently Disabled: January 29, 2019

Military & Overseas Portal opens: February 15, 2019

The general election will be held June 18, 2019.

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Join Midtown KC Now for 2019!

We have 3 Payment Options: For your contribution, you or your organization will be listed as a donor in our Midtown Weekly newsletter for all of 2019, on our website, social media, and featured on our snazzy Donor Wall in our community room for all to see.

Thank you for supporting Midtown KC Now!
Check your neighborhood's site for their meetings & events!

Coleman Highlands
Heart of Westport
Hyde Park
Old Hyde Park Historic District
Union Hill
West Plaza

Midtown KC Now, 3931 Main, KCMO
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

  • Reconciliation Services/Thelma's Kitchen
  • The Whole Person/Expressions Exhibit

Please RSVP by emailing Leigh by 2/18.
$15 provides lunch. You can pay with cash, credit card, or check at the door or pay in advance here.

Please note: We moved! Parking lot is on east side of building, accessible from Walnut via 39th and 40th Streets.

Click on image above for more info.
more this week

small business and entrepreneurship mayoral forum - 2/26
mayoral, city council and school board forum @ all souls - 2/28
mayoral candidate on forum on real estate @ plexpod - 2/28
kcpt k-12 technology conference - 2/28
ta-da! inspire discover transform @ buttonwood art space - 3/1
conversation with school board candidates - 3/4
mayoral candidate forum @ mohart center - 3/4
midtown kc now coffee klatch - 3/6
mayoral candidate forum @ all souls - 3/9
future votes kc mayoral forum - 3/12
school board candidate forum - 3/12
brown bag concert @ westport presbyterian - 3/15
building financial fitness workshop - 3/15
big ten run - 3/16
westport st. patrick's day run - 3/16
st. patrick's day parade - 3/17
mayoral town hall: millennial edition @ wwI museum - 3/19
midtown kc now monthly networking luncheon - 3/21

lec mayoral candidate forum on education - 3/25
planet comicon - 3/29 - 3/31

primary election - 4/2
midtown kc now coffeee klatch - 4/3

greater kc science & engineering fair @ union station - 4/3 - 4/6
brown bag concert @ westport presbyterian - 4/12
rock the parkway run - 4/13
earth day celebration @ community christian church - 4/13
alliance for economic inclusion conference - 4/18

tedxrockhill - 4/20
disability inclusion summit - 4/30
midtown kc now coffee klatch - 5/1

troost jazz & soul experience - 5/4
edc cornerstone awards - 5/7
brown bag concert @ westport presbyterian - 5/17
valentine porchfest kc - 5/18
general election - 6/18
If you have events you would like featured in
The Midtown Weekly, please email info and a photo (if you have one) to LEIGH by Thursday,
the week before the date of the event.