Grand Avenue Temple Closes, Downtown Sanctuary Since 1912

GUEST COMMENTARY By Bryan Cisler After more than 100 years, today (June 27) was the final service for Grand Avenue Temple - a Methodist church in...

Sinkers Lounge Plans Fall Tee Time in P&L District

By Kevin Collison Sinkers Lounge is finally out of the Covid rough and plans to tee off this fall in the Power & Light District...

Origin KC, New $30M Hotel Planned for Berkley Riverfront

By Kevin Collison A Mississippi hotel developer is in final negotiations with Port KC to open the first hotel on the downtown riverfront, a $30...

Shop Local KC Opening Along Streetcar Route in Midtown

By Kevin Collison Katie Mabry van Dieren is bringing Strawberry Swing's flair for helping makers of all kinds prosper to a permanent location, opening Friday...

City Hall Routes Streetcar Tax Assessment Down Wrong Track

By Kevin Collison The streetcar financial board plan to inform property owners about the upcoming special tax assessment for the Main Street expansion was derailed...

Samuel Rodgers Apartment Plan ‘Capstone’ of Paseo Gateway Redevelopment

By Kevin Collison A 62-unit apartment project is in the works for the Samuel D. Rodgers Health Center campus, the final phase of the Paseo...

Grand Place, Adaptation of Former Star Building, Expects to Resume Work in September

By Kevin Collison Progress on repurposing the historic Kansas City Star building to become the Grand Place mixed-use development was delayed because of Covid and...

Mac Building a Village on Armour

By Kevin Collison Fourteen years after it began redeveloping dozens of historic buildings along Armour into market-rate apartments, Mac Properties is now striving to create...

Developer Wins Incentives for $88M First Phase of Ambitious Freight House Project

(UPDATED: The PIEA board approved a 15-year property tax abatement to assist the residential component of the proposed Freight House Village project and a...

Westside Townhome Proposal Rec Delayed by Plan Commission

By Kevin Collison A proposal to build nine townhomes on long-vacant property at 29th and Belleview was delayed Tuesday by the City Plan Commission over...