Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Letter of the Week: Kansas should invest in public health

Sept. 19, 2016: It happens every day. Public-health workers protect the health of people and the communities where we live, learn, work and play. Improving access to vaccines, planning for public health emergencies, preventing infectious disease and lead poisoning and developing programs that ensure easy access to healthy food and physical activity contribute to better health for us all.

Letters to the Editor

Readers share thoughts on City Hall, clean coal, voting

Sept. 8, 2016: I am always glad to see Kansas City’s East Side being developed. But the Sept. 5 article on A4, “Once-blighted corner of 27th and Prospect has new ray of hope,” points out that $5 million was raised in private and government funds to “acquire decrepit and vacant properties on the southwest corner of 27th and Prospect.”

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