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Plan to Cap Freeway Dividing Downtown Wins Strong Fed and Private Support

By Kevin Collison Federal elected officials joined Mayor Quinton Lucas Friday to say they're confident funding can be arranged to build a four-block park deck...

New Atlanta Ballpark Considered Model for Royals Coming Downtown

By Kevin Collison If you're curious about the game plan for a potential Royals downtown ballpark, the new  home of the Atlanta Braves may offer...

Major Renovation Project Part of Kansas City PBS ‘Picture This’ Initiative

By Kevin Collison Kansas City PBS has begun the public phase of its "Picture This" campaign, a $16.5 million initiative that will renovate its office...

Pennway Point Proposal Would Add Ferris Wheel to Downtown

By Kevin Collison An entertainment district at the south end of the Broadway viaduct that would include a 170-foot Ferris wheel, neon sign museum and...

Puttery, ‘Uniquely Themed’ Miniature Golf, Rolling into Plaza

By Kevin Collison Puttery, an "immersive" entertainment concept that adds cocktails, technology and food to the classic miniature golf game is coming to the Country...

NFL Draft May Make Next Year Busiest in KC Sports History

By Kevin Collison Next year may be the busiest in Kansas City sports history including up to 350,000 visitors coming downtown next spring for the...

Downtown Gets New Park Where Dogs Run Free

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared April 30, 2021) By Kevin Collison Downtown's growing canine population--and their owners--will have another place to romp free next month...

18th & Vine Concept Called ‘Beale Street,’ Sparks Council Clash

By Kevin Collison A $23 million mixed-use redevelopment proposal backed by Mayor Quinton Lucas that would add apartments and retail space to the 18th and...

Regional Skate Park, Artworks, Could ‘Enhance’ New Buck O’Neil Bridge

By Kevin Collison Creating a regional skate park beneath the approach ramps to the new Buck O'Neil Bridge is among the ideas in a report...

Final Barney Allis Plaza Rebuild Plan Has $112.4M Price Tag

By Kevin Collison Almost three years after launching its search, the city now has solid design plan and price tag for reviving the crumbling Barney...