City HERO blog


Kansas City’s reputation as an innovative, interesting city to live, work and play is catching fire.   I’m a big fan of innovation and I love having so many interesting options on everything from entertainment to restaurants to transportation. That’s … Read More »

Participate Now

Participate Now


Kansas City is proud to make reading achievement our signature community issue. As we kick off the “Turn the Page” campaign, please take a moment to volunteer your talents to our most important investment — our children.

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Hire KC Youth

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Join the effort to HIRE KC YOUTH! Employers – become and partner and register for the Hire KC Youth Summer Job & Internship Fair. Youth – don’t miss this opportunity to interview with local employers. Get more info and REGISTER NOW! 


During the first weekend of May, Kansas City will throw a series of street parties along the streetcar route as residents and visitors celebrate our dynamic downtown in a family-friendly environment. Together with Mayor Sly James and the City of … Read More »