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The recent Infinite KC mapping contest sponsored by the Kansas City Public Library got our gears turning about ways to use data from KCResearch to make maps.

With a new fleet of rental bikes coming to KC this summer, the city is creating a more cycling-friendly environment. But what does that mean for the local economy and how realistic is it?
The national poverty rate is at a 25 year high. This post goes over the current situation regarding poverty - giving the numbers and the analysis of the data.

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