Kansas City Mayor’s Office

When the National Civic League named Kansas City, Missouri, an All-America City for progress in third-grade reading proficiency, it signaled that we’re on the right path. But we’re not done yet. In the coming year, we must keep our foot on the pedal to remove barriers, expand opportunities, and continue building cross-sector collaboration to achieve third-grade reading proficiency for all kids in our community. Read more on Mayor James’ blog.