Hotel Bravo! Gets No Applause from TIF Commission

By Kevin Collison Hotel Bravo!, an ultra-luxury hotel proposed next door to the Kauffman Center, experienced a possibly fatal setback Thursday when the TIF Commission...

Big Halloween Weekend at Union Station Includes Spooky Attic

By Kevin Collison Union Station is scaring up so new business this Halloween season by opening its unused attic space as a haunted house attraction. The...

Waddell & Reed Coming Downtown, Two Sites Considered HQ Finalists

Editor's note: The Enhanced Enterprise Zone Board endorsed the property tax abatement recommended for the Waddell & Reed development Wednesday, the recommendation will now...

Small(er) Westside Historic Rehab Apartment Project Moves Forward

By Kevin Collison Two years after first being proposed, the developer of a former power substation building at 2645 Madison near the Boulevard Brewery has...

Mayor Stays Close to City Hall with TIF Commission Nominees

In his first important round of appointments, Mayor Quinton Lucas has stayed close to City Hall in nominating members for the city's most high-profile...

Diane Burnette Leaves a Resurgent Main Street for Washington

By Kevin Collison Diane Burnette has one big regret leaving Midtown KC Now, formerly MainCor, for a new job with the Urban Land Institute in...

A Year Later, No Sign of Hy-Vee Arena

By Kevin Collison A year after the Hy-Vee Arena amateur sports center opened in the West Bottoms following a $39 million redevelopment, it's still invisible...

NorthPoint Plans $60M Apartment Project by Berkley Riverfront Park

By Kevin Collison NorthPoint Development is planning a $60 million apartment development near Berkley Riverfront Park that could begin accepting what's anticipated to be...

New Playground Opens at West Terrace Park

By Kevin Collison Downtown boosters like to say it's becoming a place where people can live, work and play, and last week a couple hundred...

Avenue Logistics Relocating Office from Kansas to Crossroads

Avenue Logistics is relocating its 30 employees from Overland Park to a renovated building at 18th and McGee in the East Crossroads. The firm will...