Overland Park Fire Department describes 'tremendous fire' at apartment
The fire was reported Monday afternoon in a building under construction at College Boulevard and Nieman Road. Flaming debris from the blaze was sparking fires at nearby homes. This video includes footage shot by Jason Boatright.
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Rebeca Garcia, 23, is living in an income restricted apartment in the River Market's Cold Storage Lofts while she saves money to go back to school. She says that without the apartment, she couldn't afford to live downtown.
Last year the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) launched an Uber-style on demand car service for disabled passengers. But higher-than-forecast demand forced KCATA to raise its fares, causing bitter protests.
Test your knowledge of Kansas City's iconic fountains and try to name five after seeing only a small piece of each. Fountains across the city sprung to life on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, after a Fountain Day ceremony.
Kansas City firefighters arrived to find flames leaping from an abandoned house in the 3400 block of East 6th Street on Tuesday in the northeast neighborhood. Firefighters perched on the steep roof to vent the fire and attack the flames.