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City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: Meg Conger, Aide to Councilman Johnson, 816-513-6509
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2011
Councilman Johnson comments on light rail proposal
The Office of Kansas City, Mo., Councilman Russ Johnson, Chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee,
is issuing the following statement regarding the recently filed light-rail petition. “I do not support placing any illegal initiative on the ballot,” said Councilman Johnson.
Councilman Johnson will be meeting with the City’s Law Department staff to discuss legal issues regarding petition initiatives. Councilman Johnson may comment further after those meetings.
For more information or media inquiries, please contact Meg Conger, aide to Councilman Johnson, 816-513-6509.