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by FangKC
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Map of reported COVID cases in New York City by zip code. The interesting aspect of this is that the most dense parts of NYC (Manhattan) don't have the highest reports of COVID infection. At least so far. https://untappedcities.com/2020/04/02/interactive-map-of-the-coronavirus-cases-in-nyc-by-zip-co...
by FangKC
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: Sprint Center opening day pictures
Replies: 294
Views: 56571

Re: Sprint Center opening day pictures

We don't yet know how T-Mobile will handle branding. They may keep Sprint as a sub-brand for awhile for current customers in some markets.
by FangKC
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Gov. Parson has issued a mandatory statewide stay-at-home order starting Monday April 6 at midnight until April 24.

https://www.kmbc.com/article/missouri-g ... r/32035404
by FangKC
Fri Apr 03, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: American Royal leaders propose tearing down Kemper
Replies: 681
Views: 103416

Re: American Royal leaders propose tearing down Kemper

It's a great place. The former American Royal complex is a convention center. It's Kemper, Hale Arena + Governors Building There's also a large parking area for bringing in equipment and has multiple loading docks. Remember it is not Kemper anymore, it has been changed quite a bit. Also it is now p...
by FangKC
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Florida's slow response may have made its coronavirus outbreak worse

https://tinyurl.com/tgkkhz6
by FangKC
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Trump Attacks Hospitals As Insatiable ‘Complainers’ Amid Crisis

“The complainers should have been stocked up and ready long before this crisis hit,” tweeted the president, who belittled the coronavirus pandemic for weeks.

https://tinyurl.com/ulma362
by FangKC
Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2824
Views: 404025

Re: Misc Crossroads News

More news and drama over the partial building collapse- Was it legal to have tenants? The city says NO. https://fox4kc.com/2018/10/22/crossroads-building-collapse-raises-questions-leaves-residents-displaced/ It appears the owner of the building that collapsed on the NE corner of 18th and Locust is ...
by FangKC
Wed Apr 01, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Restoring Residential Density
Replies: 45
Views: 5901

Re: Restoring Residential Density

Guest Commentary: Turning Toward Greatness, Before We Get to Detroit ... Today, at 319 square miles, Kansas City is nearly four times as large as it was in 1950, and most of that new land is outfitted with infrastructure. Yet the city’s population has hardly changed. As a result, each resident is r...
by FangKC
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

New estimates show 25% to 50% of coronavirus carriers don't even have symptoms and can infect others blindly ... Now, more data showing people without symptoms are fueling the spread has top officials rethinking whether the general public should be wearing masks. New data from Iceland shows 50% of ...
by FangKC
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Governor Parson said today that drop-off in state tax revenue will blow a huge hole in the state budget, and large cuts will be necessary.
by FangKC
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 514
Views: 122489

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

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by FangKC
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 514
Views: 122489

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

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by FangKC
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 514
Views: 122489

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

The Ship saloon -- that is in the West Bottoms -- is the descendant of the original The Ship at 411 E. 10th Street (mid-block between Oak and Locust on the south side of the street). It was located in the Cortez Hotel building next to the alley. That saloon opened in 1935, and closed in 1995. When t...
by FangKC
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: American Royal leaders propose tearing down Kemper
Replies: 681
Views: 103416

Re: American Royal leaders propose tearing down Kemper

Governor Parson says Hy-Vee Arena being looked at for field hospital. He referred to it as Kemper Arena though.
by FangKC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Detroit is turning their convention center into a 900+ bed hospital. New Orleans has converted their convention center into a hospital. Someone is dying of COVID in New York City every 6 minutes -- ABC World News Tonight. In NYC: over 5,000 police officers have called in sick; 960 police officers ha...
by FangKC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - 21c Museum Hotel KC (former Savoy Hotel)
Replies: 392
Views: 79527

Re: OFFICIAL - 21c Museum Hotel KC (former Savoy Hotel)

21c temporarily closes KC hotel/gallery due to coronavirus outbreak
21c Museum Hotel temporarily closed its nine properties, including one in downtown Kansas City, due to the coronavirus outbreak.
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https://tinyurl.com/rrodtw6
by FangKC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Loews Convention Hotel (formerly Hyatt)
Replies: 3083
Views: 378645

Re: OFFICIAL - Loews Convention Hotel (formerly Hyatt)

It may open as a field hospital before a hotel. I bet they would get paid to do this so the odds certainly isn't zero. Army Corps of Engineers asks construction companies to equip buildings for COVID-19 patients The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is looking ahead in the COVID-19 fight to find places ...
by FangKC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 2:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Field hospital being set up in New York City's Central Park across from Mt. Sinai Medical Center.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B-VqIVVFlu5 ... BHfGSTpDEI
by FangKC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 2:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COVID19
Replies: 280
Views: 11679

Re: COVID19

Concourse Park in the Old Northeast has been full of people who seem to be ignoring the Mayor's order. Some appear to be from the immigrant/refugee communities, and might not be able to read the city notices about gatherings in the park.
by FangKC
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Status and future of the River Market area??
Replies: 2384
Views: 327011

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

Potential River Market Apartment Deal Would Include Affordable Units An approximately 250-unit apartment project that would include affordable housing is being contemplated for a public parking lot northwest of Fifth and Main next to the City Market. ... The potential River Market apartment develop...