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East Crossroads Project Will Likely Include Over 300 Apartments

By Kevin Collison A development in the works for a two-block site in the East Crossroads will likely include more than 300 apartments and significant...

Formal Groundbreaking for Convention Hotel Set for March 1, April 2020 Completion

By Kevin Collison A ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Loews Kansas City Convention Center Hotel is scheduled for March 1, and if all goes well,...

Folk Alliance Conference Serenades Downtown Through Sunday

By Kevin Collison One of North America's biggest music events takes the stage today when downtown welcomes 3,000 musicians and industry professionals attending the Folk...

Signs Point to Softening Downtown Apartment Market

By Kevin Collison A several point drop in apartment occupancy rates indicate the downtown market may be cooling after the torrid pace of the past...

Award-Winning Chef Michael Smith Opening New Crossroads Restaurant

By Kevin Collison Renowned Chef Michael Smith is celebrating his passion for Italian cuisine by opening a new restaurant in the Crossroads Arts District next...

Historic Downtown Skyscraper for Sale, Missouri’s Tallest Residential Tower

By Kevin Collison The 909 Walnut building, the iconic, bunny-eared skyscraper that jumpstarted the 21st Century revival of the downtown housing market, is up for...

New Survey: Streetcar No Toy, It’s More Little Engine That Could

A new survey of streetcar ridership dispenses with one myth suggested by its critics--it's not being used as a free amusement park ride. Ninety percent...

Sculpture Alley Adding Public Art Venue to Crossroads Neighborhood

By Kevin Collison Several Crossroads property owners are creating a new venue for public art in downtown, designating an alley that runs behind some prominent...

City Market Begins Charging for Workday Parking March 1

By Kevin Collison The City Market will end free parking during work hours starting March 1, eliminating what had evolved to become an informal park-and-ride...

Crown Center Offers New Site for Potential Mid-Rise Apartments

By Kevin Collison Hallmark Cards, Inc. is continuing to offer choice Crown Center construction sites to outside developers, this time a 4.4-acre tract south of...