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Rightfully Sewn Shifts to Producing Fabric Masks to Help Healthcare Workers

By Kevin Collison Rightfully Sewn, the Crossroads workshop for training seamstresses, has shifted from making fashion wear to producing protective masks for healthcare workers encountering...

Potential River Market Apartment Deal Would Include Affordable Units

By Kevin Collison An approximately 250-unit apartment project that would include affordable housing is being contemplated for a public parking lot northwest of Fifth and...

CID Workers on Front Line Sanitizing Public Spaces During Covid Crisis

By Kevin Collison The "bumble bees" who've come to symbolize the greater commitment to the safety and maintenance of downtown have taken on a new...

Downtown Apartment Life During Covid, Has Somebody Sneezed in that Elevator?

By Kevin Collison John Pryor has it better than many dealing with the unique living challenges posed for downtown apartment dwellers during the current Covid-19...

Port KC Issues Creative Challenge for Derelict Riverfront Wharf

By Kevin Collison When things got tough for artists during the Depression, Washington hired many to paint murals and take photographs through the New Deal's...

Downtown Homeless Agencies Team to Serve Meals Despite Flooding and Virus Woes

By Kevin Collison First, a broken water pipe in early February forced NourishKC out of its dining room where it served lunch for up to...

New Garment District Concert Series Planned–After Virus Fears Calm

A new monthly concert series at Garment District Place that will feature local musicians and students from the Crossroads Preparatory Academy is in the...

Revised Waddell & Reed HQ Design Gets Thumbs Down from Neighborhood

By Kevin Collison The designer of the Waddell & Reed headquarters project has returned to the city with a revised plan that adds a small...

Lightwell Lands Two Tech Tenants

The lightwell office tower, formerly City Center Square, has landed two tech-oriented tenants: the Kansas City Tech Council and PayIt, a digital payment platform...

New O’Neil Bridge Still May See Occasional Backups for I-35 Traffic

By Kevin Collison The proposed $225 million replacement of the Buck O'Neil Bridge will directly connect I-35 and U.S. 169, but because of site constrictions...