Proposal Uses Existing Garage at Ninth and Wyandotte as Foundation for New Development

By Kevin Collison A redevelopment proposal that would allow construction of a five-story apartment or hotel project above an existing garage at Ninth and Wyandotte...

Hotel Indigo Plans to Offer Creative Stay at Crossroads Arts District Location

By Kevin Collison Work on the $13 million Hotel Indigo project at 2020 Grand Blvd. is well underway with the goal of it being a...

Goodwill Selling Strategic East Crossroads Property on 18th Street

By Kevin Collison Goodwill is selling its former office, training and warehouse facility at 18th and Campbell, opening a strategic redevelopment opportunity between the East...

Port KC Endorses Downtown Office Projects, Big Google Deal; Potential Affordable Housing Discussed

By Kevin Collison The Port KC board took a big development dive Monday, endorsing plans for two downtown office buildings, learning affordable housing may be...

Last Minute Sweetener Wins Council Approval for Waddell & Reed Downtown Headquarters

By Kevin Collison After another last minute incentive compromise accompanied by the blessing of the school district, the Kansas City Council voted 8-4 Thursday to...

Waddell & Reed Project’s Lack of Sidewalk Appeal Gets Chilly Reception

By Kevin Collison The proposed design of the new Waddell & Reed downtown headquarters got a chilly reception at its first public hearing Monday, primarily...

Historic Scarritt Building and Arcade Slated as $50M Luxury Hotel

By Kevin Collison One of downtown's most historic and architecturally impressive buildings, the Scarritt, has been purchased by a Florida developer who plans to renovate...

Port KC Steams Ahead on Riverfront Projects, Charts New Boundaries

By Kevin Collison Reviving the riverfront and retreating from providing incentives in what was described as the "central business corridor" were major topics at the...

Public Garage Plan Revived at 12th & Broadway, Land Deal Back Before Council

(Updated: The City Council Finance Committee endorsed the purchase agreement for the proposed garage site at its meeting today (Dec. 11) and the matter...

Netherlands Nearing Completion in Midtown, Rooftop Bar to Offer Wide City View

By Kevin Collison From what will be the rooftop bar and café at the historic Netherlands Hotel project near 39th and Main, you'll enjoy a...