One Nine Vine Apartment Project Breaks Ground This Week

The first phase of the One Nine Vine development, a six-story apartment building with ground floor retail, is scheduled to break ground Wednesday in...

Westport High School Apartment Redevelopment Underway

By Kevin Collison Work has begun on the $52.2 million renovation of the historic Westport High School building into a 138-unit residential project called The...

Downtown Council Launches New Resident Survey

The Downtown Council has launched its annual resident survey, a tool the organization says helps it identify and lobby for improvements desired by people...

Riverfront Hotel and Apartment Projects Take First Steps Forward

By Kevin Collison A proposed $29 million boutique hotel that would be the first big commercial project on the downtown riverfront during its recent revival...

Port KC to Consider Lux Living Riverfront Apartment Plan

By Kevin Collison The first step in reviewing the proposed Lux Living riverfront apartment project is before the Port KC board today and includes a provision...

Residential Plan with $500K Townhouses Proposed for Columbus Park

By Kevin Collison A corner of Columbus Park tucked near an interstate ramp is the proposed location of a 20-unit residential project that won approval...

Boutique Hotel, Condos Planned for ‘Skinny’ Lot in River Market

By Kevin Collison A developer is planning to nestle a five-story boutique hotel and condo building amidst the "prettiest block" of 19th Century buildings in...

Downtown Gets New Park Where Dogs Run Free

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared April 30, 2021) By Kevin Collison Downtown's growing canine population--and their owners--will have another place to romp free next month...

Crossroads Plan Would Revive Film Row Buildings, Add Apartments, Retail

By Kevin Collison A sweeping redevelopment concept that would renovate two historic Film Row buildings and build an apartment project along 17th street south of...

‘Long Overdue’ 18th & Vine Plan Wins Strong Council Backing

By Kevin Collison A redevelopment proposal that preserves historic facades and builds apartments and retail in the 18th and Vine District was approved overwhelmingly by...