Westside happenings

Discuss items in the urban core outside of Downtown as described above. Everything in the core including the east side (18th & Vine area), Plaza, Westport, Brookside, Valentine, Waldo, 39th street, & the entire midtown area.
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Re: Westside happenings

Post by DaveKCMO » Sat Jul 07, 2018 11:15 am

KCRat wrote:Apologies if this was posted somewhere else, I searched for "sequence climbing", "bouldering", etc. and didn't find anything

At 17th & Washington (1710 Washington St) a warehouse is being turned into a bouldering gym called Sequence Climb that also features a multi purpose training room for yoga and fitness classes.

City Scene KC write up on Sequence Climbing: https://cityscenekc.com/sequence-climbi ... rossroads/

Foundation plan from kcmo development map: http://maps.kcmo.org/kcgis/rest/service ... ents/24649

Looked like they cut the slab and poured the spread footings a week or two ago (I live close to the place and pass it on my drive to work everyday)Image
I'm told they're spending $4 million on the build out.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by WSPanic » Sat Jul 07, 2018 2:00 pm

Great use of that space. If YJs is really moving to the old Sylvia's spot, that block could be getting a good boost.

Maybe time for someone to give the Coda/Pauly's/Jilly's spot another go.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by FangKC » Sat Jul 07, 2018 2:11 pm

I figured YJs would move to the East Crossroads instead of further west.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by WSPanic » Sat Jul 07, 2018 2:18 pm

FangKC wrote:I figured YJs would move to the East Crossroads instead of further west.
My only source is the rumors from May back on page 104 of the Misc Crossroads News thread.
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Re: Westside happenings

Post by FangKC » Sat Jul 07, 2018 5:59 pm

Has anyone rented that space in the "Busy Bee Cafe" building, at E. 18th and Locust, since it's been renovated? That would be a good location for YJs.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by KCRat » Sun Jul 08, 2018 6:05 pm

FangKC wrote:Has anyone rented that space in the "Busy Bee Cafe" building, at E. 18th and Locust, since it's been renovated? That would be a good location for YJs.
At one point I remember seeing the Pending New Business Licenses saying "Grad School" was moving there, however the address for Grad School is now listed as the old CODA building.

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Post by WSPanic » Sun Jul 08, 2018 6:22 pm

There’s a place called Grad School in Springfield MO. Wonder if it’s them.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by KCPowercat » Sun Jul 08, 2018 7:15 pm

It was them when it was east Crossroads so I assume it is even at the new location.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by WSPanic » Sun Jul 08, 2018 7:20 pm

Where was it? Never heard of it.

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Post by KCPowercat » Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:04 am

They never opened in the east Crossroads but were going into the busy bee at 18th and cherry if I remember right.

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Post by DaveKCMO » Wed Jul 11, 2018 8:25 pm

KCPowercat wrote:They never opened in the east Crossroads but were going into the busy bee at 18th and cherry if I remember right.
That guy is asking too much money for the space.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by FangKC » Mon Aug 27, 2018 2:33 pm

Charlotte Street Launches New Performance Space on Broadway

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by bobbyhawks » Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:06 pm

Don't know if this was mentioned before, but from what I heard (and now on their website), the old Novel/Lil's restaurant/house on 17th will be home to Fox and Pearl (from the Hank Charcuterie folks). Since the originally chosen location on Summit and Cesar Chavez will not be ready for some while, the old Novel building will be a temporary location, eventually supplanted by (at the moment) a Middle-Eastern restaurant.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by FangKC » Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:39 am

Fox and Pearl Expanding ‘Midwestern Bistro’ Quarters on West Side

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by mgh7676 » Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:09 am

Apparently the apartment project at 17th and Madison is still going to happen. According to EPC Real Estate's website, construction is beginning this summer. I thought this one was dead?

http://epcrealestate.com/properties

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by KCtoBrooklyn » Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:10 am

Still alive. I have been seeing a number of docs showing up on Compass related to this project. I believe the retail/mixed-use portion of the project has been nixed, but it's going forward as residential.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by Critical_Mass » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:10 pm

It's been under construction for a couple months or more. The townhomes are framed and the apartment foundation poured.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by mgh7676 » Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:56 pm

Critical_Mass wrote:
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:10 pm
It's been under construction for a couple months or more. The townhomes are framed and the apartment foundation poured.
Wow, I guess it has been longer than I thought since I was last over there. Thanks for the info.

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by Critical_Mass » Thu Jan 10, 2019 5:40 pm

I was told they haven't decided if the townhomes will be rental or for sale. Contact them if interested!

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Re: Westside happenings

Post by FangKC » Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:16 am

Looking SW at W. 17th and Madison.

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Looking south from W. 17th.

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