Mac’s Big Midtown Project Dead After Council Rejects Funding

By Kevin Collison A $100 million proposal that would have added 385 apartments next to the planned streetcar stop at Main and Armour is dead...

World Class Bikes Expanding in West Bottoms

By Kevin Collison Jay Luschen, the owner of World Class Bikes in the West Bottoms, has a global approach to how he rolls whether you're...

Proposed City Market Apartment Tower Hailed as Future Development Model

By Kevin Collison A 13-story, 300-unit apartment development planned for just west of the City Market was endorsed by a Port KC committee Monday after...

Streetcar to Stretch Farther Toward New Riverfront Soccer Stadium

By Kevin Collison The planned riverfront streetcar extension will be almost three soccer fields longer than originally planned to bring riders closer to the new...

Converting O’Neil Bridge to Linear Park ‘Top Priority’ for City Officials

(Editor's note, updated March 3: The city announced today it is issuing a request for proposals/qualifications to study the reuse of the existing Buck...

Mac Tweaks Big Mixed-Use Plan at Armour and Main

By Kevin Collison Mac Properties has tweaked it's big mixed-use project proposed for Main and Armour, slightly reducing its size and incentive request in response...

Gondola Linking Downtowns KCK and KCMO Pitched by UG Official

By Kevin Collison The idea of using gondolas for mass transit in Kansas City is back, but this time it's being floated by a senior...

Streetcar Track-Laying Plan Calls for Segments Moving South on Main

By Kevin Collison After what has seemed an eternity of preliminary infrastructure work, the first rails for the streetcar Main Street extension will start being...

Gillham Bike Path Nears Completion from Cleaver to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison After years of coasting when it comes to shielding cyclists, the city is racing to finish its longest protected bike path to...

UMKC Proposing Student Housing, Retail by Planned Streetcar Terminus

(Editor's note: CityScene is taking some time off for a vacation, this article originally appeared on June 30.) By Kevin Collison A new UMKC master plan...