First District Councilman Kevin O’Neill Kevin O’Neill, a 5th Generation resident of Kansas City, MO was elected by Kansas City voters to represent the 1st District at large seat. O’Neill follows a rich tradition of those in his family who have served Kansas City including his great-grandfather, John Patrick O’Neill, who served as a City Councilman for the 1st District in 1916.
As one of 7-brothers and the father of a blended family of 5, Kevin understands the importance of family. Kevin has been the Publisher and editor of the Labor Beacon Newspaper for nearly 30 years covering both national and local politics. He has been speaking out for working families his entire career and will continue to do so in his new role as your city councilman