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by FangKC
Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Proposed: Hyatt House Hotel- 900 Broadway
Replies: 48
Views: 3624

Re: Proposed: Hyatt House Hotel- 900 Broadway

Hyatt House Hotel Wins Incentive Approval, Work to Begin This Spring

https://cityscenekc.com/hyatt-house-hot ... is-spring/
by FangKC
Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Economic development and tax abatements
Replies: 14
Views: 2390

Re: Economic development and tax abatements

Coalition has signatures to force vote on new KC incentives cap A petition asking Kansas City voters to limit property tax abatements has been certified by the City Clerk’s office and had a first read before the City Council on Thursday. The clerk's office certified 2,321 valid signatures on a peti...
by FangKC
Mon Dec 03, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Crossroads Hotel (2107 Central)
Replies: 99
Views: 20253

Re: OFFICIAL - Crossroads Hotel (2107 Central)

New Italian restaurant opens in the Crossroads Hotel [PHOTOS]

https://tinyurl.com/ya5tagqr
by FangKC
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: We need a new airport!!!
Replies: 4837
Views: 395017

Re: We need a new airport!!!

I know people are balking at the price of building the new airport terminal, but here's some perspective. LaGuardia Haters May Have to Find a New Airport to Insult LaGuardia Airport unveils a new look tomorrow as part of an $8 billion face-lift . Travelers will have to determine whether it’s still t...
by FangKC
Sun Dec 02, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2375
Views: 287318

Re: Misc Crossroads News

by FangKC
Sun Dec 02, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 468
Views: 81178

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

Look at all the rooftop signs.

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by FangKC
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Amazon searching for second HQ
Replies: 344
Views: 40664

Re: Amazon searching for second HQ

Amazon’s HQ2 Decision Was Always About Transit ... Those who tuned in from the very first episode of Amazon’s hunt for an HQ2 may recall one telling element of the initial bid for its next quarters outside of Seattle: The tech giant wanted good transportation. Wherever Amazon landed, direct access ...
by FangKC
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5390
Views: 446432

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

A U.S. Transit Atlas That Ranks the Best (and Worst) Cities for Bus and Rail

Go to bottom of list (streetcar).

https://tinyurl.com/y8qvuran
by FangKC
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2375
Views: 287318

Re: Misc Crossroads News

Former City Bank Building renovation for Church of Scientology.

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by FangKC
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Historic Old Northeast
Replies: 268
Views: 48717

Re: Historic Old Northeast

Kansas City University construction update.

Looking east from Paseo (north of Independence Avenue).

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by FangKC
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Historic Old Northeast
Replies: 268
Views: 48717

Re: Historic Old Northeast

Quinlan Place construction update (Paseo between E. 8th and 9th streets).

Looking northeast from E. 9th and Paseo.

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Looking southeast from E. 8th and Paseo.

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by FangKC
Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Mark Twain Tower going residential?
Replies: 142
Views: 25546

Re: Mark Twain Tower going residential?

One of Downtown’s Last Big, Empty Historic Buildings Slated for Apartments

https://cityscenekc.com/one-of-downtown ... YyhkydNYA0
by FangKC
Thu Nov 29, 2018 12:11 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown Buildings with Activity
Replies: 336
Views: 77942

Re: Downtown Buildings with Activity

It seems their experience is mostly historic building renovations. However, they appear to have done several, so they have experience managing projects. New build might be their next step in real estate.

https://www.downtownlincolnapts.com/
by FangKC
Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Beacon Hill
Replies: 319
Views: 48266

Re: Beacon Hill

by FangKC
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown Buildings with Activity
Replies: 336
Views: 77942

Re: Downtown Buildings with Activity

Those parcels would have been needed for the Wellington Place towers project that never panned out. That plan included two towers on each side of Grand that were connected by a sky-bridge I believe. I don't know if the current owner was the party that proposed that back in 2006, or the parcels were ...
by FangKC
Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Unbuilt KC
Replies: 37
Views: 7442

Re: Unbuilt KC

I think the Wellington Place towers project died because of failure to win economic incentives combined with the economic crash of 2008.
by FangKC
Mon Nov 26, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Plaza Residential Development
Replies: 17
Views: 1134

Re: Plaza Residential Development

It is my understanding that they do not own all of the lots potentially to be redeveloped. My dentist just informed me that he owns several homes in the neighborhood that St. Lukes is pressuring him to sell to them. I was referring just to the lots in the photo above that are bordered with red lines.
by FangKC
Mon Nov 26, 2018 2:04 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Unbuilt KC
Replies: 37
Views: 7442

Re: Unbuilt KC

by FangKC
Sun Nov 25, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Troost developments
Replies: 777
Views: 103960

Re: Troost developments

‘Who are you building it up for?’ Troost revitalization raises affordability concerns For decades, Troost Avenue has been Kansas City’s shorthand for separation: east from west, black from white, poverty from opportunity. That partition, a legacy of government policies that promoted discrimination ...