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by FangKC
Tue Jan 22, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Westport
Replies: 1936
Views: 240467

Re: Westport

Local breakfast/lunch chain will open 13th area location in Westport The Big Biscuit, a breakfast and lunch restaurant chain that started in 2000, is busy building four new locations throughout the region, but it's most interesting addition might be the closest to home. According to The Kansas City...
by FangKC
Tue Jan 22, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: AT&T Building Renovation, 8th Street and Locust
Replies: 8
Views: 545

Re: AT&T Building Renovation, 8th Street and Locust

AT&T has a deal to sell 13-story HQ tower, leave Downtown for other KC site ... A lawyer for Maxus told the board that the company plans to complete a major renovation of the building, but that it hasn't been determined whether the building will be reused as an office building or converted for resi...
by FangKC
Tue Jan 22, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Lumi Neon Museum Kansas City
Replies: 2
Views: 763

Re: Lumi Neon Museum Kansas City

During the interview on camera KMBC did with Vedros, I noticed in the background the Dixie Lan Bar-B-Que sign from the Jazz District. https://tinyurl.com/y8urwtpa Sign collector trying to raise funds for KC Neon Museum ... Usually that story is associated with a business, but when the business is no...
by FangKC
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: 1800 Walnut
Replies: 178
Views: 21037

Re: 1800 Walnut -- REVERB tower

Copaken Brooks Starts Work on Crossroads Apartment Tower Construction of a 14-story apartment tower called REVERB at 18th and Walnut kicked off today, according to a release from Copaken Brooks. The $40 million project, first reported last June by CityScene KC, is expected to be completed in the su...
by FangKC
Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Missouri Suburbs
Topic: Bannister Mall/Cerner
Replies: 593
Views: 90435

Re: Bannister Mall/Cerner

but how many Cerner employees without kids will be living in a tiny 3 bedroom no basement rental ranch house in Ruskin Heights next to a section 8 rental that changes occupants and owners frequently? they will never even pass through that area on the way to Lees Summit or Johnson County, if they bu...
by FangKC
Sun Jan 20, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: Missouri Suburbs
Topic: Bannister Mall/Cerner
Replies: 593
Views: 90435

Re: Bannister Mall/Cerner

I think that area east of Raytown doesn't have enough infrastructure. Noland Road, E.75th, E. 87th, Westridge/Harrison, Norfleet, Rickey Rd., Phelps Rd., Rhinehart Rd., Military Rd., Brickyard Rd., and Little Blue Road all need to be widened. Several of the main numbered artery streets need to be co...
by FangKC
Sat Jan 19, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Missouri Suburbs
Topic: Bannister Mall/Cerner
Replies: 593
Views: 90435

Re: Bannister Mall/Cerner

most of the houses in Raytown and Center SDs are older, and while they might have full accreditation they don't have the reputation of Blue Valley or Lees Summit SDs, but the highest performing districts are usually the most affluent Just being pedantic here, but the area of KCMO south of Longview ...
by FangKC
Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Missouri Suburbs
Topic: Bannister Mall/Cerner
Replies: 593
Views: 90435

Re: Bannister Mall/Cerner

There are middle class and luxury houses in KCMO that are in the Center, Lee's Summit, and Raytown school districts. Some are a short drive east of the Cerner campus down Bannister Road. There is also plenty of land to develop for new housing around those neighborhoods. There is also plenty of KCMO ...
by FangKC
Fri Jan 18, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: AT&T Building Renovation, 8th Street and Locust
Replies: 8
Views: 545

Re: AT&T Building Renovation, 8th Street and Locust

It could be they didn't want to spend the money for upgrading the systems and renovating the building.They have a fairly large campus at 63rd and Euclid.
by FangKC
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - 909 Walnut
Replies: 378
Views: 48473

Re: OFFICIAL - 909 Walnut

Historic 909 Walnut Building in New Hands, Second Spokes Rolling In The historic 909 Walnut apartment building has a new owner, and one of the first changes will be the opening of a second downtown outlet for Spokes in the former Scooters coffee shop space. The 35-story tower at Ninth and Walnut, t...
by FangKC
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: AT&T Building Renovation, 8th Street and Locust
Replies: 8
Views: 545

AT&T Building Renovation, 8th Street and Locust

I'm starting a new thread for this building, since AT&T is moving out, and the building is being sold. AT&T Leaving Downtown, Selling Building; Prospective New Owner Plans Major Renovation AT&T is shutting down operations at its 13-story downtown headquarters at 500 E. Eighth St., and has an agreeme...
by FangKC
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: On-going downtown development projects
Replies: 357
Views: 88745

Re: On-going downtown development projects

AT&T Leaving Downtown, Selling Building; Prospective New Owner Plans Major Renovation https://cityscenekc.com/att-downtown-hq-being-sold-new-owner-plans-major-renovation/?fbclid=IwAR3bK2UrhxBaXsZMsJul2WkIbascaK0vQzZU93U6JwRd8rbAEOd58_bKEUU I started a new thread for discussion of this building. htt...
by FangKC
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown office vacancy
Replies: 105
Views: 17794

Re: Downtown office vacancy

Although Somera isn't ready to reveal specifics, it does plan to upgrade the 30-story, 663,656-square-foot office tower, spokeswoman Hope Wheeler told the Kansas City Business Journal. Located at 1100 Main St., City Center Square includes tenants such as the Kansas City Business Journal, Alight Ana...
by FangKC
Thu Jan 17, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: We need a new airport!!!
Replies: 4910
Views: 417343

Re: We need a new airport!!!

KCI repairing historic 'Super Hangar' facility Even with plans to build a new terminal in the works, crews are fixing the oldest hangar at Kansas City International Airport. The "Super Hangar" is separate from the passenger terminals. It sits east of the main facility and currently houses Aviation ...
by FangKC
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown office vacancy
Replies: 105
Views: 17794

Re: Downtown office vacancy

I was surprised they are planning to update the building, and not convert it to residential.
by FangKC
Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 469
Views: 84432

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

Back in the time when there were cocktail lounges in bus terminals. Good times.

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by FangKC
Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: The KC City Flag
Replies: 98
Views: 14807

Re: The KC City Flag

Why is your girlfriend ignoring the Liberty Memorial?
by FangKC
Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: North Plaza Hotel- 46th and Broadway
Replies: 81
Views: 13388

Re: North Plaza Hotel- 46th and Broadway

The neighbors with views had years before to form a corporation, buy the air rights and restrict height. They didn't. The City needs to ignore this "right-to-their-view" crowd in the approval process. I'm assuming some who oppose it are Parkway Tower people. No one stopped their 13-story tower when ...
by FangKC
Mon Jan 14, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: On-going downtown development projects
Replies: 357
Views: 88745

Re: On-going downtown development projects

Where are the AT&T staff moving? Does anyone have any idea how many people work there?
by FangKC
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Politics
Replies: 1768
Views: 170775

Re: Politics

They could go on strike.