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by longviewmo
Sat Oct 14, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: The KC City Flag
Replies: 66
Views: 7722

Re: The KC City Flag

Wichita's city flag has enough design mojo that there's a movement afoot to make it available as a personalized license plate. http://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article178464901.html I'm not sure if Missouri allows such a thing, and even if they did, the current KC flag blows and proba...
by longviewmo
Sun Oct 08, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: Two Light - 14th & Grand
Replies: 585
Views: 76782

Re: Two Light - 14th & Grand

NorthOak wrote:The final product of the lettering is tacky.
Font is too bold making it appear blocky - not attractive.
Viewing from the south the letters are so large it makes the building look shorter and blockier.


How does it differ from One Light?
by longviewmo
Sun Sep 24, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Plaza move-ins (ongoing)
Replies: 3086
Views: 232088

Re: Plaza move-ins (ongoing)

It's a clearance store (despite having twice the number of stores as the full-line Nordstrom, but still).
by longviewmo
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - East9 (former Pickwick Plaza)
Replies: 276
Views: 29544

Re: OFFICIAL - East9 (former Pickwick Plaza)

Yeah, one of them is even illegally parked.
by longviewmo
Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Bike Lanes
Replies: 197
Views: 15900

Re: Bike Lanes

I'm glad something is getting done, but it's a shame to see them backing down from the original vision. Does anyone know if these will be buffered or not? it's not 100% buffered, but most of grand is. here are the design plans: https://data.kcmo.org/Transportation/Final-Bike-KC-4-3-16/6phz-6gj8 I c...
by longviewmo
Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5123
Views: 323820

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

WoodDraw wrote:It takes like 15 seconds to FOIA it. I'll do it if no one has. but I assume someone at the star has.


I'm only half-joking, but I don't know if they have enough staff left for that.
by longviewmo
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Thought you guys might like this video of downtown
Replies: 7
Views: 692

Re: Thought you guys might like this video of downtown

Nice vid, and congrats on 8k likes for the page.
by longviewmo
Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: P&L District: 13th & Walnut Site Proposal
Replies: 1031
Views: 88755

Re: P&L District: 13th & Walnut Site Proposal

Joe's Facebook says they're heading up to P&L for an announcement on their new concept restaurant.
by longviewmo
Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Forum Announcements & Suggestions
Topic: Yet More New Hosting
Replies: 34
Views: 8255

Re: Yet More New Hosting

Just really slow for me.
by longviewmo
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Crossroads needs greenspace
Replies: 40
Views: 2267

Re: Crossroads needs greenspace

A great starting place to try one of these would be in one of the places where on-street parking was removed for the streetcar because the width of the remaining parking lane was too narrow, or where there's otherwise a stretch of pavement that's striped off because it's too narrow for parking. Tha...
by longviewmo
Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Missouri Suburbs
Topic: Bannister Mall/Cerner
Replies: 539
Views: 53145

Re: Bannister Mall/Cerner

Marion Ridge 2.0
by longviewmo
Mon Aug 07, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown Airport (MKC)
Replies: 20
Views: 1990

Re: Downtown Airport (MKC)

Convincing Garmin to move their flight ops from KOJC to downtown would be nice but will probably never happen...
by longviewmo
Sun Aug 06, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: KC in TV and Movies
Replies: 1628
Views: 139905

Re: KC in TV and Movies

Kansas City gets a shoutout in one of the episodes of Netflix's new show: Ozark. Main woman character says "the Plaza is quite nice".
by longviewmo
Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Bike Lanes
Replies: 197
Views: 15900

Re: Bike Lanes

flyingember wrote:How would it be paid back? Tolls on the bike lanes?


woosh woosh woosh
by longviewmo
Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown Airport (MKC)
Replies: 20
Views: 1990

Re: Downtown Airport (MKC)

earthling wrote: Crowdsource apps could allow for individual charter operators to say, allow bidding for a flight, or flex fares based on how many signup for a flight.


Already exists. Not super popular, as it's still at a price point where people who have that type of money can afford to be picky.
by longviewmo
Sun Jul 30, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KC Bike share
Replies: 401
Views: 31427

Re: KC Bike share

The trail in its current condition will eat cheap bikes.
by longviewmo
Sat Jul 15, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Regional fare payment comes to your smartphone today
Replies: 23
Views: 1515

Re: Regional fare payment comes to your smartphone today

If someone who can script is petty enough to spoof the app, that's probably the least of their nefarious deeds.
by longviewmo
Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: P&L District: 14th & Main Site Proposal
Replies: 470
Views: 53718

Re: P&L District: 14th & Main Site Proposal

KCPowercat wrote:That's technically the 13th and Baltimore block discussion based on our naming standards a decade ago.


Head to doublecheck the username on this comment.
by longviewmo
Tue Jul 04, 2017 7:34 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KC Bike share
Replies: 401
Views: 31427

Re: KC Bike share

was in downtown wichita over the weekend. looks like they're rolling out bike share, too: http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article148648349.html Because the article doesn't link to it: http://bike.zagster.com/bikeshareict/ Launched with like 3 stations... most of those listed on the map now have co...

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