LATEST ARTICLES

Plaza Luxury Apartment Tower Returns, Potential 2022 Start

By Kevin Collison A 15-story, luxury apartment project first proposed five years ago near the Country Club Plaza is returning to City Hall next month...

Nighthawk Lands at Hotel Kansas City

By Kevin Collison The new Hotel Kansas City, which has picked up great reviews for its design and support for local artists, is serving up...

Spokes Rolls Into Crown Center

By Kevin Collison Spokes Cafe & Cyclery is rolling into its third downtown location at Crown Center, proof to its owner the welcoming reputation it...

Work on $57M Fashionbilt Lofts May Start Next Spring

By Kevin Collison The developer of the proposed 222-unit Fashionbilt Lofts near Quality Hill is wrapping up his application for historic tax credits and anticipates...

Lazia Reopens at Crossroads Hotel with New Chef and Menu

Lazia has returned to the Crossroads Hotel after a long, Covid-layoff, and the restaurant reopened last week with a new chef and menu still...

Gondola Linking Downtowns KCK and KCMO Pitched by UG Official

By Kevin Collison The idea of using gondolas for mass transit in Kansas City is back, but this time it's being floated by a senior...

Peacock to Add Culinary Color to Westport Corridor

By Kevin Collison Chef Brian Mehl wants Peacock, his latest culinary creation, to resonate with the spirit of the original Plate restaurant he opened in...

Mayor ‘Bullish’ About Federal Grant for South Loop Link Proposal

By Kevin Collison A recent trip to Washington has left Mayor Quinton Lucas "bullish" that federal funding to help start building a long-sought deck and...

Holiday Pop-Ups Returning to Downtown

The holiday spirits are returning to downtown with the opening of two, festive pop-up bars, one in the Power & Light District, the other...

Streetcar Track-Laying Plan Calls for Segments Moving South on Main

By Kevin Collison After what has seemed an eternity of preliminary infrastructure work, the first rails for the streetcar Main Street extension will start being...