Atlas Apartment Project Revives Historic Berlau Paper Co. Building in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison It had been a long time since Boulevard Brewing President Jeff Krum restored his last building, but he couldn't resist the Romanesque...

Messenger Coffee Sending Savory Aroma of Roasting Beans and Baking Bread to Grand Boulevard

By Kevin Collison The intersection of 17th and Grand will soon become the most irresistible olfactory zone in downtown Kansas City with the arrival Oct....

ARTerra Apartment Project Underway in Downtown Freight House District; Development First Proposed 10 Years...

By Kevin Collison The 12-story ARTerra apartment project in the heart of the Freight House District is officially underway, 10 years after it was first...

Bird’s Botanicals Adds Bite to Its Downtown City Market Orchid Lineup, Carnivorous Plants

By Kevin Collison David Bird has been a colorful fixture at the City Market in downtown Kansas City for 15 years, delighting shoppers on Saturday...

Historic Pickwick Plaza Gets Its Landmark Clock Back Just in Time for Grand Opening

By Kevin Collison The historic Pickwick Plaza in downtown Kansas City is back on the clock--literally--after a $65 million redevelopment project. On Wednesday, workers were reinstalling...

River Market West II Wins Tax Incentive Approval, $23.6 Million Apartment Project

By Kevin Collison The apartment boom in the downtown River Market district got a little louder Thursday with the approval of tax incentives for a...

Historic Hotel Bray in Downtown Kansas City to be Redeveloped as Apartments

By Kevin Collison A slender downtown architectural beauty, the historic former Hotel Bray at 1114 Baltimore Ave., is being redeveloped as an apartment project by...

City Teaming with KCP&L to Provide Free On-Street Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Downtown

Three new on-street charging stations for electric vehicles are coming online in downtown, an expansion of a program sponsored by Kansas City Power &...

Kemper Arena Developer Receives State Historic Tax Credits, Last Hurdle Before Beginning Mosaic Arena...

By Kevin Collison The $39 million redevelopment of the former Kemper Arena into an amateur sports and fitness complex that's expected to draw a half...

Crossroads First Friday to Include Kids Scavenger Hunt, Rooftop Party, Sporting KC Flip Cup...

By Kevin Collison Today's First Friday in the downtown Kansas City Crossroads Arts District continues a growing trend of not just being a festive...