What year was the Plaza Flood?

What year was the Plaza Flood?


What is the nonpoint source of pollution in Brush Creek?

The urban setting of Brush Creek's drainage basin is its nonpoint source of pollution; this is pollution comprised of emissions from vehicles, pesticides, refuse, oil, spilled gasoline, animal droppings and many other waste products of urban life.

Why is KC not in Kansas?

Kansas City, Mo., was incorporated in 1853, eight years before Kansas became the 34th state. The Missouri city took its name from the Kansas River — which was inspired by the Kanza People, Native Americans of the Kaw Nation — and was originally called the City of Kansas. It became Kansas City in 1889.

What is special about Kansas City?

World-famous for its steaks and barbecue, it is sometimes called the "Barbecue Capital." The city's legacy in jazz history can be explored in the Historic Jazz District, which was once filled with the sounds of jazz icons like Charlie "Bird" Parker and Big Joe Turner.

Why are there 2 Kansas cities?

Kansas City, MO and Kansas City, KS are both situated on either side of the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri Rivers. The name of the Kansas River, and thus the two cities and the state of Kansas, is derived from the Native American tribe known as the Kansa (Kaw) that lived on along it's banks.

What foods are native to Kansas?

These 11 Iconic Foods In Kansas Will Have Your Mouth Watering

  • BBQ. Flickr/LadyDucayne. ...
  • Bierocks. Flickr/veggietothemax. ...
  • Grebble. Yelp. ...
  • Lefse. Flickr/litherland. ...
  • Loose meat sandwich. Flickr/Jimmy Emerson, DVM. ...
  • Sour cream and raisin pie. Flickr/Larry & Teddy Page. ...
  • Pork. Flickr/Patsy. ...
  • Steak. Flickr/Mark Walker.

What is the State Food of Kansas?

Although Kansas hasn't proclaimed an official food, barbecue is commonly associated with the Sunflower State. A state could do worse than have a plate of barbecued ribs as its official food!

Which state has an official flavor?


What city in the US has the best food?

Portland, Oregon Known for its global cuisine, Portland is one of the best food cities in America.

What is the number 1 restaurant in America?

This is the best restaurant in America But the highest ranking restaurant in America is Cosme, a modern Mexican restaurant in the Flatiron District in Manhattan.

Which is the tastiest food in the world?

The world's 50 best foods

  1. Massaman curry, Thailand. One more reason to visit Thailand.
  2. Neapolitan pizza, Italy. Neapolitan pizza: always delicious no matter the size. ...
  3. Chocolate, Mexico. ...
  4. Sushi, Japan. ...
  5. Peking duck, China. ...
  6. Hamburger, Germany. ...
  7. Penang assam laksa, Malaysia. ...
  8. Tom yum goong, Thailand. ...

What US city has the most Michelin star restaurants?

New York City

Who is the best chef in the world?

Joel Robuchon

Does Gordon Ramsay have a 3 Michelin star restaurant?

Our flagship destination, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay in Chelsea, gained the ultimate accolade of three Michelin stars in 2001 and has retained them ever since, a true mark of excellence, quality and consistency.

Does Seattle have Michelin star restaurants?

Seattle unfortunately has not made the cut and therefore we have no Michelin star restaurants :/ ... Seattle does not have any.

What does having a Michelin star mean?

culinary excellence