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by FangKC
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Politics
Replies: 1560
Views: 134097

Re: Politics

It's hard to run and win as president if you have lost your most recent political race. Beto will also no longer be a congressman if he loses the race for Senate, since he is vacating the seat to run for the Senate. Sure he could run, but he's be running against several people with a lot more name r...
by FangKC
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: East Side Development
Replies: 40
Views: 7675

Re: East Side Development

For decades a dividing line, Troost Avenue in Kansas City, Mo., sees new hope

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna918851
by FangKC
Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Building at S. 18th and Pacific, KCKS
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Building at S. 18th and Pacific, KCKS

Does anyone know anything about this building? It appears to be a former school--now called Alcott Arts Center. It's across from the Sunfresh Market at S. 18th and Pacific. I never see any activity there. It seems like it would be a perfect building to renovate into apartments. Every time I drive pa...
by FangKC
Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Historic Old Northeast
Replies: 262
Views: 42993

Re: Historic Old Northeast

Construction has begun on the new Pendleton ArtsBlock apartments on the north side of Independence Avenue at Olive. https://i.imgur.com/bHQaqvr.jpg https://i.imgur.com/FQWOza0.jpg https://i.imgur.com/sQZYOHb.jpg Update: October 10, 2018. There doesn't appear to be any visible progress since the Jul...
by FangKC
Thu Oct 11, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: East Side Development
Replies: 40
Views: 7675

Re: East Side Development

Kansas City's ‘Revive The East Side’ Plan Moves Forward But Residents Are Still Skeptical http://www.kcur.org/post/kansas-citys-revive-east-side-plan-moves-forward-residents-are-still-skeptical?mc_cid=ccbbf80ad0&mc_eid=789f96ad3c#stream/0 The ministers are still demanding Paseo be renamed MLK Blvd-...
by FangKC
Thu Oct 11, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown Tanners closing?
Replies: 123
Views: 15939

Former Tanners Now The Garment House

The Garment House brings seven levels of entertainment to Quality Hill [PHOTOS] The Garment House offers seven floors of varied entertainment and event space in the Quality Hill neighborhood of Kansas City. The first four floors at 1000 Broadway are open to the public. The remaining three are avail...
by FangKC
Thu Oct 11, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2242
Views: 256547

Re: Misc Crossroads News

East Crossroads Rolls Out the Barrel for Big New Brewpub

https://cityscenekc.com/east-crossroads ... w-brewpub/
by FangKC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: American Royal leaders propose tearing down Kemper
Replies: 669
Views: 75918

Re: American Royal leaders propose tearing down Kemper

Short video about transforming Kemper into Hy-Vee Arena

https://vimeo.com/293456355
by FangKC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2242
Views: 256547

Re: Misc Crossroads News

KC aims to 'dream big' with innovation district along 18th Street When Pinsight Media CEO Kevin McGinnis left the Sprint Corp. subsidiary in March, he knew one thing – he wanted to serve the Kansas City community in a bigger way. So he started having coffees and lunches to figure out his next move,...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Hotel Indigo Crossroads (former KC Costume Company)
Replies: 16
Views: 7160

Re: OFFICIAL - Hotel Indigo Crossroads (former KC Costume Company)

New Hotel Indigo Lifts Lasting Toast to Pioneering Crossroads Artist

https://cityscenekc.com/new-hotel-indig ... ds-artist/
by FangKC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Status and future of the River Market area??
Replies: 1982
Views: 214419

Re: Status and future of the River Market area??

Plexpod Opening Second Downtown Co-Working Space in River Market

https://cityscenekc.com/plexpod-opening ... ing-space/
by FangKC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Renovations of apartment buildings along Armour Blvd.
Replies: 530
Views: 66603

Re: Renovations of apartment buildings along Armour Blvd.

...I think it would be great to have some commercial space on Armour between Gillham and Troost , and this was probably the best opportunity for that. I don't know if MAC thought that it would be even harder to get zoning approval for mixed-use, or if residential is just more comfortable and profit...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Renovations of apartment buildings along Armour Blvd.
Replies: 530
Views: 66603

Re: Renovations of apartment buildings along Armour Blvd.

chaglang wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:01 am
They may be able to get this through CPC. Armour and Troost passed 5-0, with the Central Hyde Parkers drawing a lecture from Commission members on parking and urbanism.
Is there video of this lecturing?
by FangKC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: North of the River
Topic: One North Development
Replies: 16
Views: 3882

Re: One North Development

I'm still steamed about the loss of Sutherlands.
by FangKC
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: 95 Metcalf North Plan submitted to city
Replies: 15
Views: 2365

Re: 95 Metcalf North Plan submitted to city

The Rise and Fall of an Overland Park Icon

You Asked And We Tracked The History of the French Market

http://www.flatlandkc.org/curiouskc/his ... ch-market/
by FangKC
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: Parlor - 1707 Locust
Replies: 48
Views: 1899

Re: Parlor - 1707 Locust

Parlor Food Hall Finds Recipe for Success in East Crossroads

https://cityscenekc.com/parlor-food-hal ... rossroads/
by FangKC
Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Great Architecture from Around the World
Replies: 38
Views: 5090

Re: Great Architecture from Around the World

Morpheus Hotel in Macau. Imagine if our new convention hotel looked like this.

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https://www.archdaily.com/896433/morphe ... architects
by FangKC
Sat Sep 29, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Union Station
Replies: 1548
Views: 126350

Re: Union Station

Grimy, Glorious, Gone. The Divergent Paths of 7 Train Stations We traveled to seven rail depots in the nation’s middle. The stations, some remade and others crumbling, reflect the trajectories of their towns. ... Rescued from the edge KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If ever there was a model of a decaying stati...