Gov. Eric Greitens has signed a bill giving Kansas City and Independence a new tool to find property owners who have vacant or substandard homes. It’s a good decision, one that will make Kansas City a better, safer place to live.
Gov. Eric Greitens has signed a bill giving Kansas City and Independence a new tool to find property owners who have vacant or substandard homes. It’s a good decision, one that will make Kansas City a better, safer place to live. File photo
Gov. Eric Greitens has signed a bill giving Kansas City and Independence a new tool to find property owners who have vacant or substandard homes. It’s a good decision, one that will make Kansas City a better, safer place to live. File photo

Editorial: Absentee landlords are a drag on Kansas City neighborhoods. A new law could help.

July 12, 2017 6:47 PM