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The latest news from the Tower Homes Association!

Our next general meeting is May 12, 2018 at 10am

Please join us at the Waldo Public Library, Room A, beginning at 10am for our next General Meeting. We’ll go over several bits of news and announcements for the neighborhood and have a discussion on tree removal. Our hope is … Continue reading

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Spring Dumpster Day is Saturday, May 5th

OUR NEXT DUMPSTER DAY IS SATURDAY, MAY 5, FROM 8AM UNTIL NOON OR UNTIL THE DUMPSTERS ARE FILLED.   There will only be 3 dumpsters for yard and garden debris and big trash items. No special bundling of yard and … Continue reading

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Now accepting applications for Curbside Appeal Grant Giveaway!

Curbside appeal grants are funds given away out of our general membership account that are to be used to improve the curbside appeal of your house/property. Right now, we give away 3, $100 grants this year by a random drawing of … Continue reading

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Emerald Ash Borer in Waldo: Treatments, Removals and Replacements

Green dots represent Ash trees. Those in red were slated for removal from January to April 2018. Ash trees being treated are not yet identified on the map. Treatments Since 2016 only trees in “Good”, which is excellent condition, are … Continue reading

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City breaks ground on GO KC sidewalk repair

The City is pouring concrete for the first round of GO KC Sidewalk repairs, making good on the promise to add or enhance sidewalks throughout Kansas City over the next 20 years. On Friday, Mayor Sly James, City Manager Troy … Continue reading

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KCPD Crisis Intervention Team Helping those with Mental Health Issues

Please see the link below on a great 10 minute story detailing the work being done by KCPD’s Crisis Intervention Team to assist the homeless and mentally ill in KC. The pro-active, cooperative effort of KCPD’s Crisis Intervention Team, area … Continue reading

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Public Works and KCPD partner to improve downtown parking access

As Kansas City’s downtown momentum continues to attract more residents, visitors and businesses, the Parking Services Division of the Public Works Department and the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department have partnered to support downtown businesses and residents through a parking … Continue reading

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ER of Brookside Grand Re-Opening on April 21st

Come see the newly expanded ER of Brookside and enjoy food, fun and prizes! Research Medical Center – Brookside Campus has also welcomes two new Orthopedic Surgeons:

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Waldo Neighbors in Need

The following information was taken from the Go-Fund-Me Campaign for Bob and Ardythe: Ardythe and Bob (Christiana and Chabala ) ARE HOME!! This couple {80 and 85 years young} have been married over 55 years!! Help us show them the … Continue reading

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KCPD Warning regarding Package Bombs in Texas

In light of the recent package bombings in Austin, the following bulletin was sent to us by KCPD and asked to share: As of yet, these incidents have been isolated to Austin, TX. NETF Awareness Bulletin Two Fatalities in Austin … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] General Meeting from March 10, 2018

Special Guest- Councilman Kevin McManus and Councilman Scott Taylor Update on PIAC sales tax renewal on the April Ballot Update on what’s being done on Wornall Road and around Waldo. Website for info – http://kcmo.gov/wornall Phone numbers are attached to … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] KCMO Weekly Video Update

Here is the Weekly Report by KCMO on various projects and announcements: The Weekly Report provides news and insight about Kansas City, Mo. programs and services provided by City departments. For more information, visit kcmo.gov/weeklyreport.

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General Meeting Coming up on March 10th, Saturday at 10am

Please join the Waldo Tower Neighborhood Association for our next General Meeting, happening on Saturday, March 10th, at 10am in the Waldo Public Library. We’ll be in Meeting Room A. We’ll welcome a representative from Spay & Neuter Kansas City to have … Continue reading

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Wornall Road Improvements Announcement from KCMO

The following information is located on the city’s website at kcmo.gov/wornall but they do not include information for the CURRENT construction, which is actually being done by Infrasource, the contracting company for Spire. THAT work is scheduled to end in … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] Town Hall with Missouri State Rep Greg Razer

My phone wasn’t acting very well for me this morning so the video is broken up into two parts (below):

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[VIDEO] Public Forum to Discuss Economic Incentives in Kansas City

The public meeting we held last week to discuss economic incentives for big developers in Kansas City was well-attended with a number of folks showing up to learn how their tax dollars are affected. We learned how each of our … Continue reading

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Video of Public Meeting to Discuss Water Main Replacement and Sewer Rehab in Waldo

Click the image to read the full .pdf that was provided at the meeting, including the contact info for the project managers. Should you have any questions or concerns it is recommended that you reach out to the project managers directly … Continue reading

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Waldo Neighborhood Unites with Advocacy Groups in an Effort to Educate Voters about Economic Incentives

Millions of Kansas City, Missouri tax dollars are given away to developers each year in the name of economic development but does this help or hurt tax payers? This is the question that one neighborhood group hopes to answer with … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] Really long but informative video from KCMO

This week we found a KCMO update that had a lot of little updates in one including an update on Go Bond projects, two announcements regarding the budget finance public feedback meetings, an announcement about the renewal of the PIAC … Continue reading

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Town Hall with Missouri State Representative Greg Razer

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