Posted on Jun 07, 2018

On June 5, 2018, the Rotary Club of Kansas City, Kansas hosted the annual State of the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas. The Club has a long history of hosting this annual address, dating back to the 1960’s.

Mayor David Alvey delivered his first address as Mayor of Wyandotte County. An estimated 350 people were in attendance to hear the mayor. He spoke about building and supporting strong neighborhoods which are key to the future of KCK.  The mayor is calling for a better quality of life for KCK residents and increased economic growth by improving the traditional neighborhoods in the city. “We must pay more attention to our neighborhoods, because our neighbors deserve a better quality of life and because only by improving the quality of life in our neighborhoods will we grow our tax base,” according to Mayor Alvey.

Mayor David Alvey and KCK Rotary Club President Fred Zimmerman