Voter voices: Kansas City has a shortage of affordable housing

Developers have made certain Kansas City has plenty of luxury apartments. But the shortage of housing for low-and-middle- income residents is acute. How can Kansas City's next mayor address the issue?
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Developers have made certain Kansas City has plenty of luxury apartments. But the shortage of housing for low-and-middle- income residents is acute. How can Kansas City's next mayor address the issue?

Allison Kite reports on City Hall and local politics for The Star. She joined the paper in February 2018 and covered Midterm election races on both sides of the state line. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism with minors in economics and public policy from the University of Kansas.