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January 20, 2014

KC’s dilemma: Fund pensions now, pay off Power & Light District debt later

To pump up public pension funds this year, Kansas City wants to restructure the bonds that funded the creation of the Power & Light District. But restructured debt doesn’t disappear. The city would be borrowing money from the next generation to pay for its current responsibilities.

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