MAC Plan to Revive Troost and Armour with 340-Unit Apartment Project Wins Support

(Updated Feb. 7, the City Council unanimously approved the Armour Corners project Thursday, the last step necessary before a construction start expected this June) ...

Riverfront Affordable Housing Plan Denied Tax Credits, Lack of Mayoral Support Cited

By Kevin Collison A $15 million affordable apartment development proposed for the riverfront is floundering after being rejected for federal low-income tax credits, partly because...

High-Rise Apartment and Hotel Development Proposed Near Kauffman Center

By Kevin Collison An ambitious $100 million redevelopment plan that calls for three high-rise apartment and hotel buildings to be built across Broadway from the...

MAC Submits Armour Crossing Design, Plan Commission Next Up

By Kevin Collison The empty intersection of Troost and Armour would be transformed into a hub of mid-rise apartment buildings with hundreds residents, according to...

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...