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by smh
Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KC transit-oriented development push (TOD)
Replies: 12
Views: 463

Re: KC transit-oriented development push (TOD)

Eon Blue wrote:So...much...parking... for River Market. Add this to the city garages around 5th & Main and it paints a problematic picture for our best mixed-use downtown neighborhood.


The word is the 5th and Main garages are no more.
by smh
Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Bike Lanes
Replies: 214
Views: 18390

Re: Bike Lanes

I’ve yet to see a single bike utilize the bike lanes downtown around the Power and Light area. I’ve seen more skateboard nerds than anything. It doesn't help that Two Light and Traders construction blocks the lane. But I concur that the main issue is lack of infrastructure elsewhere connecting into...
by smh
Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:46 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - East9 (former Pickwick Plaza)
Replies: 285
Views: 31913

Re: OFFICIAL - East9 (former Pickwick Plaza)

I keep running into new people at downtown events and it strikes me that a significant number of them report living in this building. Good stuff.
by smh
Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: Best Happy Hour
Replies: 6
Views: 342

Re: Best Happy Hour

Milwaukee Deli recently added a cocktail menu (finally) and at all times you can get a $6 Old Fashioned and a sidecar of Old Milwaukee. The sidecar is an entire can.

This might be the best drink value in KC, imho.
by smh
Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Status and future of the River Market area??
Replies: 1732
Views: 151875

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

ToDactivist wrote:I know...we feel the demand. will end up as 2-3 bedroom units (3rd in lower level) with outdoor patios and 2 car garage as noted. Start Q1.


How does this impact some of your denser proposals for the block, if at all?
by smh
Wed Oct 25, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: P&L District: 12th & Main Site Proposal
Replies: 1147
Views: 109904

Re: P&L District: 12th & Main Site Proposal

KCPowercat wrote:Hopefully better news then a yoga studio


I mean, I'm not too into the yoga studio, but I know several people are pretty excited about it.
by smh
Wed Oct 25, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: P&L District: 12th & Main Site Proposal
Replies: 1147
Views: 109904

Re: P&L District: 12th & Main Site Proposal

StrangerThings wrote:Still more to come for two-light as well.


I was surprised to have not heard a peep re: Meshuggah before the announcement!
by smh
Wed Oct 25, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: P&L District: 12th & Main Site Proposal
Replies: 1147
Views: 109904

Re: P&L District: 12th & Main Site Proposal

Very exciting!

Article for those interested: http://www.kansascity.com/news/business ... 65566.html
by smh
Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: We need a new airport!!!
Replies: 4054
Views: 236859

Re: We need a new airport!!!

hartliss wrote:Also on Twitter, Justin Meyer (Air Service Director at MCI) mentioned the CEO of Southwest will be in town on Friday. He wouldn't say why but I am thinking it could be related to the new terminal push.


maybe he's connecting
by smh
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Bike Lanes
Replies: 214
Views: 18390

Re: Bike Lanes

Also, didn't part of the facade collapse a year ago or so? I think that created some additional unplanned work.
by smh
Mon Oct 16, 2017 5:00 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5140
Views: 340947

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

Honestly, if you live right by a streetcar stop WoodDraw you should be using itsab.us. I too live and work near a stop and I always use it to time my arrival to the station. Rarely wait more than a minute, two tops. But I feel you re: stopping at red lights--it's BS that we could easily solve from w...
by smh
Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: Two Light - 14th & Grand
Replies: 590
Views: 83065

Re: Two Light - 14th & Grand

StrangerThings wrote:
kboish wrote:Two light tower crane is coming down today according to their twitter account. Does this mean three light ground breaking is coming?


Won't break ground this year.


Do I hear spring 2018? ;-)
by smh
Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware
Replies: 87
Views: 13609

Re: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware

Could it mean a new one will go up in its place? Well, certainly a crane will have to go back up if the project is ever to be finished. But no, I take this as a sign we're in for the long stall. Second time this has happened in recent times in KC. The other project was in the West Plaza and that to...
by smh
Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware
Replies: 87
Views: 13609

Re: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware

hartliss wrote:
smh wrote:2nd and Delaware crane disassembled today. Such a shame.


Could it mean a new one will go up in its place?


Well, certainly a crane will have to go back up if the project is ever to be finished. But no, I take this as a sign we're in for the long stall.
by smh
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware
Replies: 87
Views: 13609

Re: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware

2nd and Delaware crane disassembled today. Such a shame.
by smh
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:40 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: Bike Lanes
Replies: 214
Views: 18390

Re: Bike Lanes

Come celebrate the completion of 1/4 of the downtown bike loop project a half decade late.
by smh
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: Two Light - 14th & Grand
Replies: 590
Views: 83065

Re: Two Light - 14th & Grand

I reiterate my suggestion that Three Light should simply have a stylized "3" on top of it. Very cool and understated, imho.
by smh
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: hyde park: believe the hype?
Replies: 514
Views: 47433

Re: hyde park: believe the hype?

Who is the architect?
by smh
Wed Sep 27, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Status and future of the River Market area??
Replies: 1732
Views: 151875

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

OMG YES PLZ

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