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KC Chamber Wins Top Award for Communications

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Awards & Recognition · KC Chamber

Kansas City (May 21, 2019) — The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce has been named one of 10 Communications Excellence Grand Award winners by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE), an Alexandria, Va.-based association that represents more than 8,000 chamber of commerce professionals, and 1,300 chambers of commerce, around the world. The chamber now qualifies to compete for the Best in Show award, which will be announced July 15 at the ACCE Annual Convention in Long Beach, California. Read Article
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Your chamber at Work - May 14, 2019

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KC Chamber · Newsletters

FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO On June 18, KCMO voters will elect a new mayor and city council, but there’s another measure on the ballot that, if passed, would be detrimental to the city’s economic momentum. Question 1 would impose an arbitrary 50 percent cap on the city’s ad valorem tax incentive offerings for economic development. The Chamber Board of Directors has voted unanimously to oppose Question 1. Here’s why: Read Article
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KC Chamber Opposes Question 1 on June Ballot

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KC Chamber · Public Policy

The Board of Directors of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce has unanimously voted to oppose Question 1 on Kansas City, Missouri’s June 18 ballot. Question 1 would impose an arbitrary 50 percent cap on the city’s ad valorem tax incentive offerings for economic development. Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - April 1, 2019

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KC Chamber · Newsletters

FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO Tomorrow represents a potential milestone for Kansas City’s workforce as voters go to the polls to decide whether to approve a 3/8ths cent sales tax for Pre-K for KCMO’s four-year-olds. The KC Chamber Board supports the measure and urges you to vote “yes” on Question 1 – Pre-K For KC. Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - February 20, 2019

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KC Chamber · Newsletters

FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO | CENTURIONS SPRING CLASS OF 2021 ANNOUNCED! | NEIGHBORHOOD NETWORKING WITH SAMUEL U. RODGERS HEALTH CENTER | HEALTHYKC: TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATIONS IN WORKPLACE WELLNESS | 2019 DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION SUMMIT – LEARNING FROM A PAINFUL PAST. HEALING IN THE PRESENT. WORKING TOWARD A BETTER FUTURE | CANDIDATES AND COLD ONES Read Article
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Heads of KC-Boston Chambers Place Friendly Wager on Chiefs-Patriots Game

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If the Kansas City Chiefs win this weekend’s AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots, the head of the Boston Chamber of Commerce, James Rooney, will be wearing an official Patrick Mahomes headband (complete with hair) to his next Chamber Board meeting and sending a package of lobster to KC Chamber President and CEO Joe Reardon.  Read Article