As Honeywell Closes a Kansas City Plant, Workers are Dealing with the Fatal Aftereffects

The Pitch | November 24, 2009
The U.S. Department of Labor maintains a list of 785 toxic substances verified as having been used at the site, which will soon be abandoned. But people have been abandoned, too: former workers who live with chronic pain, who struggle to breathe or who have died.

The Pitch

Kansas City leaders may have shuttered the brothels and torn down the stockyards that once defined the town--and the mobsters may have blown themselves up in disco bombings back in the '70s--but there are still plenty of stories to tell...
More »
Contact for Reprint Rights
  • Market Served: Metropolitan Area
  • Address: 1701 Main St., Kansas City, MO 64108
  • Phone: (816) 561-6061