Port KC Approves $60M Riverfront Apartment Plan, Summer Work Start

By Kevin Collison NorthPoint Development plans to break ground on a 353-unit apartment complex near Berkley Riverfront Park this summer after the Port KC board...

Big Apartment Project Proposed Near Plaza at 48th and Belleview

(Updated July 7, 2020. The developer of the proposed Dylan apartment project, Action Pact Design Group, has gone out of contract for the property...

New Chapter Planned for Historic River Market Water Building

By Kevin Collison The historic Water Building in the River Market is slated for another round of renovation after a previous revival went bust in...

Proposed Freight House District Apartment Project Backtracks Size

(Updated May 7: The developer of the planned Tracks 215 apartment deal lost his national partner this week but did obtain local tax incentives...

City Council Narrowly Approves Waddell HQ Design Despite Objections by Neighborhood, City Planners

(Updated: Citing the late Kenny Rogers tune "The Gambler," Mayor Quinton Lucas cast the deciding vote in a 7-6 City Council decision to approve...

Developers Leave the Light On for Downtown Hotel Projects

(Editor's note May 15: The City Council unanimously approved revisions to the incentive package for the redevelopment of the historic KC Federal Reserve Bank...

Key East Crossroads Corner Paved for Brewery Parking, Other Uses

By Kevin Collison After decades of scraggly existence, the northwest corner of 18th and Locust has been transformed into a 225-space controlled and paved public...

Guest Commentary: Turning Toward Greatness, Before We Get to Detroit

(Editor's note: This presentation that's been making the rounds of local civic groups recently offers a strong public policy and economic case for continuing...

East Crossroads Corner Being Rebuilt, Deli and Bar Planned

By Kevin Collison A building that collapsed at the corner of 18th and Locust in the East Crossroads in October 2018 is being replaced with...

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...