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by TheLastGentleman
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Downtown Buildings with Activity
Replies: 458
Views: 124363

Re: Downtown Buildings with Activity

It never ceases to amaze me the extent to which there was no design review or any policies on the books in the 80s (and likely not much better now) for parking garage facades and ground level retail space. The 1000 block of Main went from being one of the most visuall interesting (even in its 70s/8...
by TheLastGentleman
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: We are getting a new airport!!!
Replies: 409
Views: 45254

Re: We are getting a new airport!!!

KCPowercat wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:05 pm
Not sure that counts as exciting but at this point I'll take any news
Seeing some part of the new terminal finally rising out of the rubble of one of the old donuts is pretty cool honestly
by TheLastGentleman
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Lightwell (formerly City Center Square)
Replies: 298
Views: 50722

Re: OFFICIAL - Lightwell (formerly City Center Square)

Critical_Mass wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:29 pm
Looks like it might be a primer coat. It's darker on the side to the right.
Yes, the grey is a primer coat. Black is the final color. I misunderstood the original post.
by TheLastGentleman
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Lightwell (formerly City Center Square)
Replies: 298
Views: 50722

Re: OFFICIAL - Lightwell (formerly City Center Square)

normalthings wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:08 pm
Plz tell me they aren’t painting this ugly grey.
It's just a few accents at the base. Early renderings showed them.

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by TheLastGentleman
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Kansas City Transportation
Topic: We are getting a new airport!!!
Replies: 409
Views: 45254

Re: We are getting a new airport!!!

kboish wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:30 am
BBQ fountain is real
Pendergast Memorial Beer Fountain
by TheLastGentleman
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - City Club Apartments (former Midwest Hotel)
Replies: 494
Views: 99968

Re: OFFICIAL - City Club Apartments (former Midwest Hotel)

The new stuff along main has been pretty consistently bland, so I welcome the colors and variety. Shows some creativity.
by TheLastGentleman
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Old KCPS HQ - 12th & McGee
Replies: 157
Views: 21946

Re: Old KCPS HQ - 12th & McGee

This is being demolished. https://i.imgur.com/8R8beWt.jpg https://i.imgur.com/Hs07A5I.jpg https://i.imgur.com/NFlisjl.jpg https://i.imgur.com/THhQEpw.jpg https://i.imgur.com/Upvi6Qm.jpg https://i.imgur.com/AIpEFKw.jpg https://i.imgur.com/Z1g2rBI.jpg I hope they can save this mosaic https://i.imgur.c...
by TheLastGentleman
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Reverb (1800 Walnut)
Replies: 335
Views: 66814

Re: OFFICIAL - Reverb (1800 Walnut)

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by TheLastGentleman
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - New Downtown YMCA (former Lyric Theater)
Replies: 320
Views: 59176

Re: OFFICIAL - New Downtown YMCA (former Lyric Theater)

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New stone next to old stone

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by TheLastGentleman
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - City Club Apartments (former Midwest Hotel)
Replies: 494
Views: 99968

Re: OFFICIAL - City Club Apartments (former Midwest Hotel)

https://i.imgur.com/w75vBS0.jpg https://i.imgur.com/bXErriP.jpg https://i.imgur.com/YnCzJ2N.jpg https://i.imgur.com/5libzxe.jpg https://i.imgur.com/qgmSrj4.jpg https://i.imgur.com/90jvRMI.jpg https://i.imgur.com/HvPWRB7.jpg https://i.imgur.com/pe533Sc.jpg https://i.imgur.com/XALdAOa.jpg https://i.i...
by TheLastGentleman
Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Fantasy Retrofits: Barney Allis Plaza
Replies: 168
Views: 26059

Re: Fantasy Retrofits: Barney Allis Plaza

It’s presumably just a very rough draft. There are even some graphical glitches in the video
by TheLastGentleman
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - The Continental Apartments (former Mark Twain Tower)
Replies: 197
Views: 40777

Re: OFFICIAL - The Continental Apartments (former Mark Twain Tower)

Does anyone know if the garage next door was meant to be built on? I noticed that, from the air, it has a very similar grid to the 1034 Main garage, which we know was engineered for a tower. They are also both block-wide garages. https://i.imgur.com/Pa86Juv.jpg It just really looks like it was suppo...
by TheLastGentleman
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware
Replies: 143
Views: 41002

Re: OFFICIAL - Second and Delaware

This project is just painfully slow. Website says it's opening Fall 2020

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by TheLastGentleman
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Status and future of the River Market area??
Replies: 2384
Views: 327010

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

An ordinance has been filed by Councilman Bunch to transfer the west parking lot of City Market from KCMO to PortKC. Word on the street is a development is being proposed by Flaherty + Collins (who developed Union on the riverfront and The Yards in West Bottoms). It is on the upcoming NPD committee...