Beatrice Lee, a lifelong resident of the Douglass-Sumner neighborhood in Kansas City, Kan., is leading a charge to reinvigorate the area. Recently she played a significant role in the construction of four homes made possible by a $1.2 million HUD appropriation.
Beatrice Lee, a lifelong resident of the Douglass-Sumner neighborhood in Kansas City, Kan., is leading a charge to reinvigorate the area. Recently she played a significant role in the construction of four homes made possible by a $1.2 million HUD appropriation. Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star
Beatrice Lee, a lifelong resident of the Douglass-Sumner neighborhood in Kansas City, Kan., is leading a charge to reinvigorate the area. Recently she played a significant role in the construction of four homes made possible by a $1.2 million HUD appropriation. Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star

As the Douglass-Sumner neighborhood in KCK moves forward, its matriarch stands vigil

November 11, 2014 6:06 PM