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by FangKC
Mon Mar 25, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Louis Curtiss: The Frank Lloyd Wright of Kansas City
Replies: 43
Views: 6331

Re: Louis Curtiss: The Frank Lloyd Wright of Kansas City

1311 Manheim is for sale again. Not much progress on the interior restoration. Real estate agent says the roof has been repaired.

The interior is a complete mess. Much further gone that I had imagined.

https://www.reecenichols.com/homes-for- ... -269818927
by FangKC
Sun Mar 24, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Waters recede on the Missouri River, but major flooding remains north of Kansas City ... In the Kansas City metropolitan area, the Missouri River at Parkville crested overnight at about 35 feet. By Sunday morning, it had dropped to 34.35 feet. In Riverside, Missouri 9 remained closed Sunday in both...
by FangKC
Fri Mar 22, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Historic Old Northeast
Replies: 281
Views: 55700

Re: Historic Old Northeast

Mansion Coffee Opens Softly Inside of Byers Mansion in Kansas City's Historic Northeast A new coffee shop is almost officially open for business inside Byers Mansion in Kansas City's Historic Northeast neighborhood. Mansion Coffee has been pouring coffee for donations to anyone who stops in during ...
by FangKC
Fri Mar 22, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Renovations of apartment buildings along Armour Blvd.
Replies: 562
Views: 82341

Re: Renovations of apartment buildings along Armour Blvd.

Mac Plans to Renovate Former Red Cross Building Into Apartments Mac Properties plans to renovate the former American Red Cross building at 211 W. Armour Blvd. into 61 apartments, the latest installment in the firm’s ongoing transformation of the Armour corridor in midtown. The proposed $11.7 millio...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Troost developments
Replies: 812
Views: 118682

Re: Troost developments

KC developer eyes Troost's indoor mall for next redevelopment project The property known as the New Landing Mall , a 220,000-square-foot complex at the intersection of 63rd Street and Troost Avenue, may see new life as a developer looks to see what is possible with the property. Sunflower Developme...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Parson declares state of the emergency as floods force evacuations in northwest Missouri

https://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/ ... est_latest
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Brookside
Replies: 196
Views: 37094

Re: Brookside

New owners plan to restore East Brookside strip center gutted by fire A longtime East Brookside strip center, heavily damaged in a fire two years ago, has been sold. The L-shaped neighborhood center, from 6201 to 6213 Oak St. and from 409 to 411 E. 62nd St., was listed for $1.2 million. Gregg Johns...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: We need a new airport!!!
Replies: 5030
Views: 443502

Re: We need a new airport!!!

KCI developer announces local subcontractors for demo The team behind the $1.5 billion single-terminal project has selected subcontractors for the early work on the project. Nine of the 10 are local minority- or women-owned businesses and 55 percent of the contract dollars on this portion of work w...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: KC sci|tech|startups|entrepreneurial thread
Replies: 161
Views: 41752

Re: KC sci|tech|startups|entrepreneurial thread

Missouri is poised to become a top 10 tech state in 5 years Although some still consider Missouri a flyover state, their minds may change in the next five years. That's when Missouri is expected to rank among the top 10 states for technology industry growth , according to a new report from the Miss...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Drone video of flooding in Craig, Mo. Residents say it may be worse than 1993

https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/a ... 16554.html

Levee breached on east bank of Missouri River near Atchison

https://www.kansascity.com/news/state/k ... 28579.html
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Missouri River Towns Face Deluge as Floods Move Downstream ... The Missouri River's next major flood crest was forecast to hit St. Joseph, Missouri, at 6 a.m. on Friday and Kansas City, Missouri, 55 miles (88 km) to the south, about 24 hours later, said Mike Glasch of the Omaha District of the U.S....
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Evacuated Craig residents emotional as Missouri River breaches levees Laura Mutchler, a lifelong resident of Craig, has been through floods before in 1993 and 2011, but she said this one is different. "This is the third time I've had to leave, but if water gets in my house, it'll be the first time,...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

NOAA: Historic, widespread flooding to continue through May 'This is shaping up to be a potentially unprecedented flood season' Nearly two-thirds of the lower 48 states face an elevated risk for flooding through May, with the potential for major or moderate flooding in 25 states, according to the N...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Highway to Amelia Earhart Bridge in Atchison ‘expected to be covered within the hour’ Road closings and evacuations continue to impact areas in northeast Kansas and northwest Missouri because of flooding from the Missouri River. The city of Atchison, Kansas, said Thursday morning the highway to the...
by FangKC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Fantasy Retrofits: Barney Allis Plaza
Replies: 84
Views: 9159

Re: Fantasy Retrofits: Barney Allis Plaza

City Seeks Proposals for Big Overhaul of Barney Allis Plaza and Garage The city is seeking proposals for a major overhaul of Barney Allis Plaza and its garage, following up on a study that described the square in the heart of downtown as a “forlorn stretch of grass and asphalt.” A request for propo...
by FangKC
Wed Mar 20, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Midtown Area Apartment Boom
Replies: 52
Views: 6943

Re: Midtown Area Apartment Boom

I read an article recently that described vacant lots and surface parking as squandered land.
by FangKC
Wed Mar 20, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Why Can't the West Bottoms Be Redeveloped....?
Replies: 370
Views: 67521

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

I think that Weld Wheels building had a buyer, that was reported at one point, but it fell out of escrow for some reason.
by FangKC
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Interstate 29 north of St. Joseph closed because of flooding According to the Missouri Department of Transportation, the Interstate 29 closure at the Missouri/Iowa border has been extended farther south from Rockport, Missouri, to the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 north of St. Joseph because of f...
by FangKC
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flooding on the Missouri
Replies: 190
Views: 11975

Re: Flooding on the Missouri

Mandatory evacuation issued for city of Craig in northwest Missouri due to rising flood waters HOLT COUNTY, MO (KCTV/AP) -- The city of Craig is issuing a mandatory evacuation due to rising flood waters. The Holt County Sheriff's Office said if residents choose to stay, they need to go to City Hall...
by FangKC
Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Why Can't the West Bottoms Be Redeveloped....?
Replies: 370
Views: 67521

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

West Bottoms Flats Begins Work, First to Tackle Trademark Old Warehouses https://i.imgur.com/EA6YVrc.png Construction is underway on the $65 million West Bottoms Flats apartment project, the biggest investment to date in the historic warehouse district that until now has been the domain of low-key ...