Dear Kansas City voters: Focus on these five key City Council races

Please stop paying attention to the no-contest mayoral election and start watching some crucial City Council races. Kansas Citians deserve a strong, diverse and well-informed 12-member council. The top two vote-getters in council primaries on Tuesday will face off in the June 23 general election.

Dear Kansas City voters: Focus on these five key City Council races

Please stop paying attention to the no-contest mayoral election and start watching some crucial City Council races. Kansas Citians deserve a strong, diverse and well-informed 12-member council. The top two vote-getters in council primaries on Tuesday will face off in the June 23 general election.

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