River Market Office Plan Fizzles, KCATA Seeking New Proposals

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority has dropped the developer of a proposed River Market office project after four years without progress...

Uptown Hotel Project Moving Forward in Midtown KC

By Kevin Collison The developers of the Uptown Lofts project are moving ahead with a planned hotel at the corner of Valentine and Broadway at...

McCownGordon Occupies Striking New Digs on Lower Main Street

By Kevin Collison Move over Muse of Missouri, the corner of Ninth and Main finally has another attraction pleasing to the eye with the opening...

Westport Gets New Master Plan and Denver Biscuits, Too

By Kevin Collison The Westport District Master Plan was approved by the Kansas City Council Thursday and its sponsor plans to quickly add teeth to...

New Westport Master Plan Calls for Shorter Buildings, Wider Sidewalks

By Kevin Collison A new master plan intended to guide the future development of Westport over the next 20 years proposes height restrictions along its...

$95M Crossroads Apartment Proposal Clears First Hurdle, Challenges Remain

Updated June 28: The Kansas City Council approved the TIF amendment that will allow tax incentives to help build the project's garage at its...

Ambitious Plan to Revive Historic Troost Business District Proposed

By Kevin Collison A stretch of buildings in the heart of the historic Troost commercial district would be transformed into offices, retail space and a...

Group Hopes to Raise $500K to Defeat KC Incentive Cap Initiative

By Kevin Collison A development industry coalition backed by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce is fighting a ballot initiative they say would cripple...

National Developer Proposes Big Apartment Project in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison A $95 million development that would replace a Freight House District parking lot with a nine-story apartment tower above a three-level garage...

Plaza Hotel Proposal Revived, Seven-Story Project at 46th and Wornall

UPDATED May 7, 2019 (Editor's note: The City Plan Commission unanimously endorsed the Plaza Hotel redevelopment plan Wednesday, which also was supported by Historic KC...