New Development Proposal Surfaces for Third and Grand in River Market

By Kevin Collison A mixed-use project that includes 145 apartments has been selected by the development arm of the KCATA as its first choice for...

Big Affordable Housing Project Planned Near Downtown on Paseo

By Kevin Collison An ambitious plan to redevelop 11 deteriorated apartment buildings along The Paseo between Ninth and 14th streets into 197 affordable apartments was...

Downtown Library District Gets New Dog Pad

By Kevin Collison Downtown dogs have a new pad to hang out by the Central Library garage, an artificial approach to better accommodate nature's call. The...

Downtown Council Steps Up Outreach to Homeless

By Kevin Collison The Downtown Council is continuing its outreach to the homeless population with plans to hire a social worker and find a new...

ArtsBlock Creating a Cultural Haven on Independence Avenue

By Kevin Collison ArtsBlock, a new project near downtown on Independence Avenue, more than lives up to its name by offering places for artists to...

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...

Madison Flitch Brings ‘Tree to Table’ Style to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison John Pryor has returned to his native Kansas City from Boston to contribute to downtown's revival, crafting and selling unique furniture harvested...

Small(er) Westside Historic Rehab Apartment Project Moves Forward

By Kevin Collison Two years after first being proposed, the developer of a former power substation building at 2645 Madison near the Boulevard Brewery has...

NorthPoint Plans $60M Apartment Project by Berkley Riverfront Park

By Kevin Collison NorthPoint Development is planning a $60 million apartment development near Berkley Riverfront Park that could begin accepting what's anticipated to be...

New Playground Opens at West Terrace Park

By Kevin Collison Downtown boosters like to say it's becoming a place where people can live, work and play, and last week a couple hundred...