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by grovester
Thu May 23, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Tracks 215 Project
Replies: 29
Views: 1558

Re: Tracks 215 Project

I get that. That phrase seems to reflect Main and maybe one block either way.

Your definition applies to the entire TDD, which would yield different real estate valuation results, I'd think.
by grovester
Thu May 23, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Tracks 215 Project
Replies: 29
Views: 1558

Re: Tracks 215 Project

This project doesn't seem to me to be "along the streetcar line".
by grovester
Wed May 22, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Union Station
Replies: 1576
Views: 139464

Re: Union Station

It is a cool exhibit. I plan on spending a couple of summer days lying on my back underneath and pretending I'm at the beach.
by grovester
Wed May 22, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Historic Old Northeast
Replies: 316
Views: 59843

Re: Historic Old Northeast

Anybody have any Troll-B-Gone?
by grovester
Wed May 22, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fairfax District - changed from MO to KS in the 1800s
Replies: 15
Views: 793

Re: Fairfax District - changed from MO to KS in the 1800s

Do you think that affected the currents upstream? Would the bend have calmed the entire flow?
by grovester
Tue May 21, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: Porchfest
Replies: 35
Views: 6181

Re: Porchfest

Rain kept me away. Oddly there is another, (different) one scheduled for October?

I heard some chatter about rival porchfests.

Edit: the one last weekend was "Valentine Porchfest", the one in October is "Porchfest KC"
by grovester
Thu May 16, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Next Mayor 2019
Replies: 414
Views: 21028

Re: Next Mayor 2019

normalthings wrote:
Thu May 16, 2019 1:38 pm
johnmatrix wrote:
Thu May 16, 2019 1:15 pm
Didnt Reed lie about having a degree? I'd hide from his endorsement.
He walked at the graduation. Reed legitimately thought that he had earned the degree(and IIRC he pretty much had minus 1 class)
Ha! No, he knew.
by grovester
Thu May 16, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Politics
Replies: 1823
Views: 188018

Re: Politics

It will pass and be immediately appealed.

All the red states with full legislative control (both houses and the gov) are passing new bans to entice the supreme court to overturn Roe v. Wade now that Kavanaugh has been confirmed.
by grovester
Tue May 14, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5480
Views: 489241

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

So a buddy of mine that lives in OKC said they are already expanding their 4.6 mile initial line and have ordered 2 more streetcars. I don't understand why our extensions are taking forever to materialize. Also their main 4.6 mile line cost $136M or so? Seems our 2.2 mile line cost at least that mu...
by grovester
Tue May 14, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5480
Views: 489241

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

"Gerend said the addition of the two new streetcars will allow the Authority to create four-car trains for peak passenger periods"?
by grovester
Sun May 12, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Why Can't the West Bottoms Be Redeveloped....?
Replies: 395
Views: 71644

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

Good connection to RM via Beardsley and Forrester.
by grovester
Sat May 11, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Missouri Suburbs
Topic: New C. Store
Replies: 4
Views: 225

Re: New C. Store

You don't have to shout.
by grovester
Fri May 10, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Troost developments
Replies: 857
Views: 126508

Re: Troost developments

Man that is a gem waiting to be introduced to the world.
by grovester
Fri May 10, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5480
Views: 489241

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

Good idea.
by grovester
Thu May 09, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Reverb (1800 Walnut)
Replies: 210
Views: 31165

Re: 1800 Walnut

Looks like accordion door system behind a glass balcony wall.
by grovester
Thu May 09, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Next Mayor 2019
Replies: 414
Views: 21028

Re: Next Mayor 2019

Patches lead to potholes.
by grovester
Wed May 08, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2578
Views: 333232

Re: Misc Crossroads News

Rent has to be increasing, but what are the "soaring city taxes"?

They should move to 18th/vine or NE.
by grovester
Wed May 08, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5480
Views: 489241

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

Will the new cars have to go through testing? How long, and when will they do it? Daytime?
by grovester
Sun May 05, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Kansas City Music
Replies: 139
Views: 24815

Re: Kansas City Music

TrolliKC wrote:
Fri May 03, 2019 12:23 pm
Kansas City is briefly mentioned, inexplicably, in their new song "Put Some Miles On" (for those that like old alternative bands)

https://open.spotify.com/track/5fWwkrA3 ... yG-_QIWQyw
Great song, got a real Stan Ridgway vibe to it.