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Why The Kansas City Region's Gradual Reopening Is So Confusing

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On a recent call arranged by the Mid-America Regional Council, Kansas City leaders discussed whether the metro should adopt the same guidelines for deciding if a city or county is ready to move to the next step of reopening.

In a move that could add to the confusion, the Kansas City Health Department director says he's anticipating a need to tighten up again before the end of June.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Danie Alexander is the senior producer of Up To Date.
Mackenzie Martin is an associate producer at KCUR. Reach out to her at or on Twitter @_macmartin.