Big Redevelopment Plan in Works for Historic KC Armory on Main Street

(Editor's note: CityScene KC is taking a little time off to recharge its batteries in the Black Hills. Following the recent FTA decision to fund...

Promise of Streetcar Expansion Prompts Developers to Pursue $16.3 Million Apartment Project on Main...

(Editor's note: CityScene KC is taking a little time off to recharge its batteries in the Black Hills. Following the recent FTA decision to fund...

‘Great Day for KC,’ Feds Green-Light Main Street Extension of Streetcar

(Editor's note: Updated Sept. 3 with new renderings of planned Country Club Plaza streetcar stop and a schedule for the Main Street extension presented...

Plan to Rebuild Barney Allis Plaza Revived by Council

(Updated Sept. 3. Supporters of rebuilding Barney Allis Plaza and its underground garage hope to obtain City Council approval next March to fund the...

KC Streetcar Seeks Sponsors to Replace Sprint

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Streetcar Authority is pitching its fleet for advertising now that Sprint is no longer around as its primary sponsor. "Sprint...

Study Seeks to Reunite River Market and Columbus Park

(Updated Nov. 10, 2020: The Downtown Council and the city are holding a self-guided public open house from Nov. 11 through Nov. 29 to...

East Village Transit Center Opening in Early August

By Kevin Collison The new East Village Transit Center at 12th and Charlotte, the final installment in a $56 million service improvement program by the...

Streetcar Riverfront Plan Downsized, Backers Seek $14.2M from Feds

(Editor's note: Updated Sept. 10, 2020. The KC Streetcar Authority announced it received $14.2 million in federal funding to expand the line to the...

Streetcar-Related River Market Mixed-Use Project Progressing

By Kevin Collison A proposed, streetcar-oriented $65 million apartment and hotel project is rolling along in the River Market, with a final development agreement with...

Crumbling Barney Allis Plaza Now ‘Hotspot’ for Downtown Problems

By Kevin Collison Less than a month after a consultant urged its immediate closure, the problems at Barney Allis Plaza and its garage continue to...