Kansas City to hire coordinator to help with local marathons

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - There is no shortage of marathons in Kansas City to raise money and awareness for good causes. But they can sometimes be a headache for people living and driving through Kansas City neighborhoods.

Tuesday, the Kansas City Parks Board approved a contract to hire a race coordinator. The coordinator will help control traffic around the runs and guide drivers to detours.

The coordinator will also help decide appropriate routes for different runs in the city.

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