A vacant house in southeast Kansas City sits in one of the ZIP codes with distressed properties in which the city hopes to leverage more banking investments with a socially responsible banking ordinance.
A vacant house in southeast Kansas City sits in one of the ZIP codes with distressed properties in which the city hopes to leverage more banking investments with a socially responsible banking ordinance. File photo by Rich Sugg rsugg@kcstar.com
A vacant house in southeast Kansas City sits in one of the ZIP codes with distressed properties in which the city hopes to leverage more banking investments with a socially responsible banking ordinance. File photo by Rich Sugg rsugg@kcstar.com

KC hopes to bring banking into distressed neighborhoods, but will banks play along?

April 07, 2017 02:38 PM