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by FangKC
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - McCown Gordon HQ
Replies: 68
Views: 10297

Re: OFFICIAL - McCown Gordon HQ

McCownGordon Occupies Striking New Digs on Lower Main Street Move over Muse of Missouri, the corner of Ninth and Main finally has another attraction pleasing to the eye with the opening of the new McCownGordon headquarters, a $10.5 million do over of a bland 1970s office building. The approximately...
by FangKC
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Why Can't the West Bottoms Be Redeveloped....?
Replies: 402
Views: 72778

Re: Why Can't the West Bottoms Be Redeveloped....?

Yes.

I was imagining that perhaps they were putting a swimming pool / lap pool there.
by FangKC
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: The View at the West Bottom II (Weld Wheel Building)
Replies: 22
Views: 4613

Re: The View at the West Bottom II (Weld Wheel Building)

I wish Sunflower Development would take over the Scarritt complex. They do a good job restoring older buildings.
by FangKC
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Muehlebach Hotel / KC Club Project
Replies: 152
Views: 24089

Re: Muehlebach Hotel / KC Club Project

The last we heard it was going through a redesign because it's getting more square footage.
by FangKC
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Capping the Loop
Replies: 713
Views: 68057

Re: Capping the Loop

DaveKCMO wrote:
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by FangKC
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Troost developments
Replies: 884
Views: 129806

Re: Troost developments

Don't give up MidtownKid. We need your perspective.
by FangKC
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Why Can't the West Bottoms Be Redeveloped....?
Replies: 402
Views: 72778

Re: Why Can't the West Bottoms Be Redeveloped....?

Did they say what they are planning to do with that narrow interior courtyard?
by FangKC
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: The View at the West Bottom II (Weld Wheel Building)
Replies: 22
Views: 4613

Re: The View at the West Bottom II (Weld Wheel Building)

Wayne Reeder sold these buildings?
by FangKC
Fri Jun 14, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Capping the Loop
Replies: 713
Views: 68057

Re: Capping the Loop

It was built before 9/11 though.
by FangKC
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Capping the Loop
Replies: 713
Views: 68057

Re: Capping the Loop

Why would two-way on the north side of 670 affect large trucks? The designs I've seen simply moved Truman Road south lanes to the north side of the interstate and ran them over part of the cap. http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4048/4524391020_bd7720a73e_o.jpg http://i13.photobucket.com/albums/a279/mir...
by FangKC
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Troost developments
Replies: 884
Views: 129806

Re: Troost developments

The problem has never been about improving the neighborhood. Gentrification is not about that. It is about a certain percentage of the population that cannot afford housing--whether it be rental or ownership. That is why so many fear and fight gentrification. They are simply afraid of losing the che...
by FangKC
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Electric Park Neighborhood (East Bottoms)
Replies: 48
Views: 7857

Re: Electric Park Neighborhood (East Bottoms)

Get your first look at the J. Rieger distillery in KC’s East Bottoms as it nears opening ... A July 12 opening is planned for the expanded distillery, at 2700 Guinette Ave., in the historic Electric Park district. At the heart of the 60,000-square-foot complex, located at 2700 Guinette Ave. in the ...
by FangKC
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Troost developments
Replies: 884
Views: 129806

Re: Troost developments

Developer hits pause on New Landing Mall project The potential developer of the New Landing Mall has put the project on hold. ... However, Sunflower confirmed Wednesday that the project was on hold, though company officials declined to provide additional information. ... https://www.bizjournals.com...
by FangKC
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Next Mayor 2019
Replies: 505
Views: 26477

Re: Next Mayor 2019

The most illustrative poll would probably be one that measures the intentions of those age 40-75, since they are the most likely to turnout for a municipal election. Whoever is winning there, will probably win the election.
by FangKC
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Testing
Topic: Introduction and Test
Replies: 5
Views: 118

Re: Introduction and Test

Welcome. Take photos of good examples of urbanity and density in Italy, and post them!
by FangKC
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Westport
Replies: 2153
Views: 273362

Re: Westport

Regardless, crime happens even in Overland Park.
by FangKC
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Westport
Replies: 2153
Views: 273362

Re: Westport

I wonder why you didn't point out the man who was shot and killed in Overland Park last night. It wasn't after midnight either. It was around 7 pm. Not yet dark. Robbery suspect shot at Boost Mobile in Overland Park Authorities say an armed man has been shot and killed while attempting to rob a a ce...
by FangKC
Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Property Tax Assessments 2019
Replies: 27
Views: 793

Re: Property Tax Assessments 2019

Property assessments double, triple for some KC residents

https://tinyurl.com/y6pcowfn
by FangKC
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Liberty Memorial Musuem and Penn Valley Park
Replies: 104
Views: 15516

Re: Liberty Memorial Musuem and Penn Valley Park

I found another example of a cascading water fountain design for the north lawn of the Liberty Memorial. It's Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe in Kassel, Germany. https://i.imgur.com/xeSDfTd.jpg https://i.imgur.com/5EAy3S9.jpg https://i.imgur.com/sSK6w4A.jpg https://i.imgur.com/Ia10JuL.jpg https://i.imgur.com/...
by FangKC
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Rankings, lists, and such
Replies: 1049
Views: 152787

Re: Rankings, lists, and such

Missouri is fun but not Kansas, new study says A recent study ranks Missouri and Kansas polar opposites in its ranking 2019's most fun states to visit. ... Missouri, who ranked 12th in the nation, was rated to have the 13th best entertainment and recreation and the 15th best night life. Meanwhile, ...