Sequence Climbing Bringing ‘Bouldering’ to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Graham Hess has seen how light rail galvanized Salt Lake City's downtown, and when Kansas City started its streetcar, he knew downtown...

Union Apartments Celebrates Riverfront Opening, New Projects Planned

By Kevin Collison The Union Berkley Riverfront apartments, the first new project on the downtown riverfront since a push to clean up and redevelop the...

Crossroads Westside Finds Success in Tight Quarters

By Kevin Collison It may be a site only a developer could love, but the 221-unit Crossroads Westside project is finding success attracting tenants with...

Looking Up in the Crossroads, a Dramatic 14-Story Apartment Proposal

By Kevin Collison Copaken Brooks is proposing a 14-story apartment tower at 18th and Walnut, a striking addition to the skyline that would replace a...

Downtown CVS Reopens After Street-Friendly Remodeling

The CVS store in downtown Kansas City reopened this week after a three-month remodeling project and its new, more street-friendly look is getting great...

City Club Apartments Groundbreaking Delayed Until End of Summer

By Kevin Collison A groundbreaking for the $76.8 million City Club Apartment project at 20th and Main has been pushed back to the end of...

Affordable Apartment Project Proposed for Downtown Riverfront

By Kevin Collison An Omaha developer is proposing a 60-unit apartment project near Berkley Riverfront Park that's intended to help meet the demand for affordable...

Spring Urban Homes Tour Includes Three New Downtown Projects

The Downtown Neighborhood Association is sponsoring its Spring Urban Homes Tour Saturday (June 9), and this year's event will include three just-completed apartment projects:...

Resurrection Opens First New Downtown Church Built in Over a Century

By Kevin Collison If you're looking for a symbol of how downtown Kansas City has revived in recent years, search no further than the new...

Proposed Office Project Would ‘Fill Out’ Block Facing Barney Allis Plaza

By Kevin Collison A development agency got an early look last week at a proposed $114 million project that includes renovating two historic buildings and...