Consultant Recommends City Close Barney Allis Garage ‘Immediately’

By Kevin Collison A new engineering report is recommending the Barney Allis Plaza garage be immediately closed along with the Plaza above, ratcheting the pressure...

Streetcar Expansion Steams Ahead in D.C. and City Hall, Big Local Firms On Board

(Editor's note: The City Council approved the $4.7 million and $2.7 million contracts to continue designing and planning the proposed streetcar extension at its...

New O’Neil Bridge Still May See Occasional Backups for I-35 Traffic

By Kevin Collison The proposed $225 million replacement of the Buck O'Neil Bridge will directly connect I-35 and U.S. 169, but because of site constrictions...

Barney Allis Plaza Rebuild Estimate $61.7M, Anticipated Completion Fall 2022

By Kevin Collison The city review for rebuilding Barney Allis Plaza and its underground garage tentatively has chosen a $61.7 million option that would lower...

MoDOT Recommends New O’Neil Bridge Option, Direct Access to I-35 and Bike/Pedestrian Provision

By Kevin Collison A new Buck O'Neil Bridge that would provide a direct connection between U.S. 169 and Interstate 35, and include a 10-foot path...

Streetcar Leader Praises New Fed Funding Report, Optimistic About Extension Plan

By Kevin Collison A new federal transit funding report released Tuesday has streetcar officials optimistic the planned Main Street extension from downtown to UMKC should...

Guv Pledges Money, But Big Questions Remain for Buck O’Neil Bridge Project

By Kevin Collison Now that Gov. Parsons says the state will provide the final funding to replace the aging Buck O'Neil Bridge, the next big...

New Streetcar Authority Chair Works to Keep City Fiscal Support on Track

By Kevin Collison Jeff Krum has hopped onboard as new chairman of the KC Streetcar Authority with a push to keep City Hall financial backing...

Public Garage Plan Revived at 12th & Broadway, Land Deal Back Before Council

(Updated: The City Council Finance Committee endorsed the purchase agreement for the proposed garage site at its meeting today (Dec. 11) and the matter...

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...