FOR IMMEDIATE RELEAE: April 10, 2009
International Affairs and Trade Office closes
The City of Kansas City, Mo., International Affairs and Trade Office has been eliminated due to adoption of the fiscal year 2009-10 budget. Reduction in Force procedures also eliminated all remaining staff in that office April 3.
Established in 2000, the International Affairs and Trade Office provided services such as international affairs, protocol and diplomacy, international trade development and cultural understanding.
The City Manager’s Office will manage any in-progress projects. Questions regarding these programs should be directed to (816) 513-1408.