The Kansas City Council voted 11-2 Thursday in favor of a new sales tax for the InterContinental Hotel on the Plaza, after the hotel agreed to provide jobs for Kansas City residents and money for blighted home repairs.
The Kansas City Council voted 11-2 Thursday in favor of a new sales tax for the InterContinental Hotel on the Plaza, after the hotel agreed to provide jobs for Kansas City residents and money for blighted home repairs. File photo by Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com
The Kansas City Council voted 11-2 Thursday in favor of a new sales tax for the InterContinental Hotel on the Plaza, after the hotel agreed to provide jobs for Kansas City residents and money for blighted home repairs. File photo by Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com

InterContinental tax approved after hotel agrees to help fix up blighted homes

October 06, 2016 06:04 PM