A mural of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Prospect Avenue in Kansas City’s East Side. Residents objected to a proposal to rename Prospect Avenue after Dr. King.
A mural of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Prospect Avenue in Kansas City’s East Side. Residents objected to a proposal to rename Prospect Avenue after Dr. King. The New York Times Christopher Smith
A mural of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Prospect Avenue in Kansas City’s East Side. Residents objected to a proposal to rename Prospect Avenue after Dr. King. The New York Times Christopher Smith

Kansas City is one of a few big cities with no street named for Dr. King. Here’s why.

April 16, 2018 05:53 AM