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by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Hospital Hill activity
Replies: 145
Views: 25685

Re: Hospital Hill activity

Yes.
by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2317
Views: 277381

Re: Misc Crossroads News

FangKC wrote:
Mon Aug 20, 2018 5:54 pm
Bob Jones Shoes is closing.

https://www.kmbc.com/article/downtown-k ... g/22779380
Bob Jones Shoes is closed now. What should happen with the parcell?

It appears from above to have originally been four separate buildings.

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by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Beacon Hill
Replies: 313
Views: 46243

Re: Beacon Hill

Yay!
by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Uptown Shoppes
Replies: 124
Views: 14410

Re: Uptown Shoppes

We also have a potential workforce if we would train them in home repair and construction. There are unemployed living in the community. We would need to train people who can manage complicated projects like home renovation. You can have all the trained unemployed in the world, but if you don't have...
by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: East Village Transit Center
Replies: 26
Views: 2150

Re: East Village Transit Center

Why is the default proposal always to take a vacated parcel and add green space? :roll: ... Because a local banker who has a fountain on this site wants a pleasant view and for the fountain to be preserved. Therefore DTC has jumped immediately to the conclusion that "it's what the neighborhood want...
by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 467
Views: 76912

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

A TWA DC-10 flying over downtown. Look at the building density. Probably 1940s.

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by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:59 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Loews Convention Hotel (formerly Hyatt)
Replies: 2546
Views: 229728

Re: OFFICIAL - Loews Convention Hotel (formerly Hyatt)

Evening cranes.

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by FangKC
Thu Nov 01, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: KCMO Downtown Streetcar
Replies: 5382
Views: 440433

Re: KCMO Downtown Streetcar

World’s first overhead trolley tested on Broadway in early 1880s Midtown played a major role in transportation history, when tests for the first overhead electric railway car took place at Broadway and 39th street in the early 1880s . Inventor John C. Henry gets credit for first using the name “tro...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Status and future of the River Market area??
Replies: 1990
Views: 223321

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

Made in KC Artisan Cooperative Pulling Into the River Market

https://cityscenekc.com/made-in-kc-arti ... YlKxAf6_wc
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Power & Light Apartments
Replies: 518
Views: 70333

Re: OFFICIAL - Power & Light Apartments

I think there are two or three retail bays in the new annex building.
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Politics
Replies: 1750
Views: 154327

Re: Politics

Is it just me or does it appear suspiciously as though white American hegemony has made a pact with the Russian devil to suicide bomb the whole fucking thing if they can't keep it for themselves? I'm sure that's dramatically oversimplified, and, well, dramatic, but my gut thinks the whole thing sme...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Politics
Replies: 1750
Views: 154327

Re: Politics

Kids Of GOP MO Candidate Say He’s A Racist ‘Fanatic’ Who Must Be Stopped LIBERTY, Mo. (AP) — The son and daughter of a Missouri House candidate are urging people not to vote for him because he regularly espouses racial and homophobic views and dislikes Jews and Muslims. ... https://tinyurl.com/yco3...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown office vacancy
Replies: 95
Views: 14650

Re: Downtown office vacancy

I think a lot of vacant space was also leased to federal agencies when the GSA building in the East Village didn't get funded.
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Schlitterbahn Waterpark and Resort
Replies: 1123
Views: 101916

Re: Schlitterbahn Waterpark and Resort

It will join the long list for former amusement parks in the area.
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: East Village Transit Center
Replies: 26
Views: 2150

Re: East Village Transit Center

Members of the jury. please click here for evidence of the crimes I've described. If you zoom in on Street View you can clearly see that he has a poo bag in his hand. Making this one of the few good guys. If you know the history of that area, landscaping is dying from dog urine. In some tree wells,...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Status and future of the River Market area??
Replies: 1990
Views: 223321

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

Trolley car to be turned into a Made in Kansas City. I found a permit on the Compass KC site dated 10/10/2018 for the Tenant Finish of the Trolley Car. KCDowntown The River Market’s vintage streetcar — Trolley Tom — to house local retail shop, cafe ... Made in Kansas City’s new River Market shop al...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:07 am
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: East Village Transit Center
Replies: 26
Views: 2150

Re: East Village Transit Center

KCATA Hopes New Transit Center Will Spur East Village Redevelopment https://cityscenekc.com/kcata-hopes-new-transit-center-will-spur-east-village-redevelopment/?fbclid=IwAR195mkySupGqjNiDdejDokxYmWhYkSkmrEV9kyJeo3bxPK44_kzbqn9gTg The new transit center at 12th and Charlotte will replace the KCATA’s...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 467
Views: 76912

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

I've never seen a photo of the City Hall building in the City Market being dismantled. This link shows one. It is heartbreaking. You can click on the photo and zoom in.

https://pendergastkc.org/collection/105 ... -city-hall
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Development Q&A
Topic: 17th and Main Mainmark
Replies: 7
Views: 6780

Re: 17th and Main Mainmark

The new residential tower at 1800 Walnut creates hope that might someday fill an obsession of mine. I want a new apartment building here. https://i.imgur.com/ERZtYlZ.jpg The Mainmark Building used to be called the Davidson Building. Here is the block in 1930. https://i.imgur.com/tS8yG7j.jpg And plea...
by FangKC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: 1800 Walnut
Replies: 156
Views: 16387

Re: 1800 Walnut

This new residential tower at 1800 Walnut creates hope that might someday fill an obsession of mine. I want a new apartment building here.

http://kcrag.com/viewtopic.php?f=49&t=1 ... 57#p585057