I came on board when it was made clear no tax dollars will be involved--the only time you’ll pay for this is when you buy your airline tickets.
The importance of KCI to the economy and quality of life in Platte County cannot be overstated.
The new airport would also allow mean “airlines have room to grow,” Stephens said.
The two bids could be an encouraging sign for folks who want the property to remain a golf course.
Bidders are Gary Martin of Platte City, a developer who worked in cooperation with the county back in the 1990s in forming the course, and Great LIFE Golf & Fitness, an outfit that specializes in the concept of combining fitness centers with golf courses.
No one knows this better than Alicia Stephens, executive director of the Platte County Economic Development Council. Hotels are here due to KCI as well as the Overhaul Base,” Stephens told Landmark reporter Valerie Verkamp this week.
“KCI is an economic development driver in Platte County. Jobs will also be created by the construction process.
Good luck finding a spot to charge your mobile device.