Last week, Mayor Sly James (center) outlined his vision for a signature Kansas City arts festival at a City Council committee meeting. Now, with the full council set to vote Thursday on the funding proposal for the festival, some are questioning the level and source of funding.
Last week, Mayor Sly James (center) outlined his vision for a signature Kansas City arts festival at a City Council committee meeting. Now, with the full council set to vote Thursday on the funding proposal for the festival, some are questioning the level and source of funding. File photo by Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com
Last week, Mayor Sly James (center) outlined his vision for a signature Kansas City arts festival at a City Council committee meeting. Now, with the full council set to vote Thursday on the funding proposal for the festival, some are questioning the level and source of funding. File photo by Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com

Questions arise over proposed Kansas City arts festival funding

October 05, 2016 03:59 PM