PART TWO OF TWO. In this two-part series, Northeast News takes a look at Kansas City’s solutions to addressing homelessness.
By LESLIE COLLINS
April 24, 2013
As cars whiz by the outskirts of George E. Kessler Park along I-35, it’s easy to overlook one of the city’s first established parks.
But beyond the trees and beyond the bluffs lies a subculture. Beyond those trees, there is desperation, there is homelessness. Despite police raids, individuals continue to flock to the woods. Some are veterans, some are those who want to escape