Authorities Jumped the Gun in Declaring K.C. Fire Safe

The Pitch | August 28, 2007
Kansas City Fire Chief Smokey Dyer suggested that downtown workers and residents shouldn't worry about debris falling from the sky or the ominous cloud now drifting among the high rises -- but internal EPA and Kansas City Fire Department documents suggest otherwise.

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