More ‘Wonder’ on Troost, New Restaurant Opening

By Kevin Collison The Wonder Shops + Flats redevelopment at 30th and Troost is almost fully leased eight months after opening, evidence the nascent revival...

Kimpton Wins City Incentives, $95M Luxury Hotel Plans 2021 Opening

By Kevin Collison A $95 million Kimpton Hotel that would serve as the gateway to a proposed cultural district of Kansas City's premier art institutions...

Sponsored Post: When Amazon Came Calling, Downtown Nashville was Ready

Editor's note: In April, the Downtown Council invited CityScene KC to attend an Urban Land Institute Conference in Nashville, Tennessee with a leadership delegation...

Acme Building Revived as Home for KC Artists Coalition and Apartments

By Kevin Collison A once-battered and empty building at 3200 Gillham Road will be the new home of the Kansas City Artists Coalition, part of...

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...

Sponsored Post: Booming Nashville Skyline Offers Lessons for Downtown Kansas City

Editor's note: In April, the Downtown Council invited CityScene KC to attend an Urban Land Institute Conference in Nashville, Tennessee with a leadership delegation...

Cordish Objections Prompt Vote Delay on Downtown Office Tower Proposal

By Kevin Collison Objections by the Cordish Co. claiming the proposed Strata office tower at 13th and Main would violate the firm's 2004 development agreement...

Isle of Capri Casino Sale Renews Hope for Streetcar Connection

By Kevin Collison The pending purchase of the Isle of Capri Casino by a new owner who promises to reinvest significantly in the tired riverfront...

City’s Development Agency Relocates to River Market

By Kevin Collison The New York-based owner of the 3Y building in the River Market has landed an influential tenant, the Economic Development Corp. of...

Crossroads Office Project Planned; More Riverfront Apartments Possible

By Kevin Collison A development plan that would demolish a century-old former bank at 1822 Main in the Crossroads and replace it with a $25...