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by Critical_Mass
Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Olathe's first Mixed Use
Replies: 24
Views: 2291

Re: Olathe's first Mixed Use

200k people attend Old Settler's festival? That's equivalent to almost 10 Royals home games. I'm not buying it...
by Critical_Mass
Mon Oct 28, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Out of Town Talk
Topic: Ballpark Village v4.7 (st. louis)
Replies: 104
Views: 26517

Re: Ballpark Village v4.7 (st. louis)

I thought it was common knowledge that no such limitation exists. It's an urban myth.
by Critical_Mass
Tue Oct 15, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL: Port Authority Riverfront Project
Replies: 747
Views: 96408

Re: OFFICIAL: Port Authority Riverfront Project

Riverfront has a chicken/egg problem. While streetcar extension is planned, suburban style developments with suburban style parking continue by suburban/warehouse minded developers. They need to plan these with future streetcar in mind. When the streetcar does run through, we'll all be thinking WTF...
by Critical_Mass
Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: OFFICIAL - Strata (H&R Block's 2nd Tower)
Replies: 466
Views: 61572

Re: OFFICIAL - Strata (H&R Block's 2nd Tower)

at developer's request (again)?
by Critical_Mass
Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Cambria Hotel(SW Corner of 9th & Wyandotte)
Replies: 35
Views: 3059

Re: Cambria Hotel(SW Corner of 9th & Wyandotte)

normalthings wrote:
Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:01 am
https://compasskc.kcmo.org/EnerGov_Prod ... 992c4b6f3d

A few of the submittals were updated.
the good:
The Wyandotte side went from 2 car holes to only 1

the bad:
Less glass (windows and storefront) on the 9th street side
Building height reduced by 4'
by Critical_Mass
Tue Sep 24, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL: Port Authority Riverfront Project
Replies: 747
Views: 96408

Re: OFFICIAL: Port Authority Riverfront Project

They are considering expansion to St. Louis, Oklahoma City, Minneapolis and Nashville https://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/news/2019/05/30/bar-k-is-ready-to-fetch-more-locations.html OKC is going to feel a lot like KC soon: Parlor, Chicken N Pickle, Up-Down*, Bar K all opened or planned. (* Up-Dow...
by Critical_Mass
Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Companies moving downtown
Replies: 260
Views: 19702

Re: Companies moving downtown

The DST parcels would be very prominent, but at risk of raising the ire of KC if it blocks the P&L building out of the skyline view from the south.
by Critical_Mass
Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Reverb (1800 Walnut)
Replies: 279
Views: 47124

Re: OFFICIAL - Reverb (1800 Walnut)

Who left?
langosta, TheLastGentleman, and FangKC post a lot of photos, but I will continue post shots when I can!
by Critical_Mass
Sun Sep 22, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Hospital Hill activity
Replies: 215
Views: 46785

Re: Hospital Hill activity

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by Critical_Mass
Sun Sep 22, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Reverb (1800 Walnut)
Replies: 279
Views: 47124

Re: OFFICIAL - Reverb (1800 Walnut)

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by Critical_Mass
Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Do you have or plan to get Google Fiber?
Replies: 298
Views: 61155

Re: Do you have or plan to get Google Fiber?

What area are you seeing this price? I'm seeing $45 mo for 100+ Mbps in Longfellow / Union Hill which is comparable to Google Fiber
by Critical_Mass
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: 20th and Walnut - Oddo Development
Replies: 15
Views: 1242

Re: 20th and Walnut - Oddo Development

I suppose the ugly garage on the Bob Jones site is to accommodate this project.
The BDI / Bearing Distributors building north of this surely won't be around much longer at this rate
by Critical_Mass
Wed Sep 18, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: 1900 Grand Blvd
Replies: 35
Views: 1945

Re: 1900 Grand Blvd

Also right by the brand new Corrigan garage which never appears full
by Critical_Mass
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Companies moving downtown
Replies: 260
Views: 19702

Re: Companies moving downtown

under new ownership? or staying with KCATA for now?
by Critical_Mass
Tue Sep 17, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: OFFICIAL - Wallstreet Tower (formerly US Bank Tower)
Replies: 537
Views: 65302

Re: OFFICIAL - Wallstreet Tower (formerly US Bank Tower)

The condo org needs to relocate their security desk...the backside up against the glass is not a pretty sight. Now it's on prime display with this new public courtyard
by Critical_Mass
Sat Sep 07, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Power & Light District
Topic: Three Light
Replies: 946
Views: 147038

Re: Three Light

^come on, that's a legitimate perception, though I'd say they are not drunk but mentally disturbed (or faking it) homeless people. Yes, most are harmless but they scare my wife enough that she wouldn't take the streetcar to the library by herself.
by Critical_Mass
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Downtown
Topic: Misc Crossroads News
Replies: 2744
Views: 368770

Re: Misc Crossroads News

Sounds like FF is back!
by Critical_Mass
Tue Sep 03, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Plaza move-ins (ongoing)
Replies: 4136
Views: 459718

Re: Plaza move-ins (ongoing)

Lunetta's website has a page referencing a downtown market in KC. Are they tapped to design the proposed market on the west side of River Market? https://www.lunetta.design/#/downtownmarket/ The surrounding buildings are definitely supposed to be ones on the Plaza Looks like this project is actuall...
by Critical_Mass
Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Plaza move-ins (ongoing)
Replies: 4136
Views: 459718

Re: Plaza move-ins (ongoing)

which buildings on the plaza?