Historic Old Northeast

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: Historic Old Northeast

Post by FangKC » Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:00 pm

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Fri Mar 29, 2019 10:51 pm
Progress on Kansas City University School of Medicine and Bioscence's Center for Medical and Surgical Simulation on the west side of the campus facing Paseo.

Looking east from Paseo.

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Re: Historic Old Northeast

Post by FangKC » Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:37 am

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Pendleton ArtsBlock. All the windows are in, and they are starting to apply the brick facade.

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Now with brick.
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Post by FangKC » Sat Jul 20, 2019 12:55 am

619 Forest Avenue has been demolished.

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Does anyone know what's going on with 613 Forest Avenue. Is it being renovated, or demolished? Three additional houses have been demolished on the south end of the block.

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1940 tax photo of the property.

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Re: Historic Old Northeast

Post by Riverite » Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:37 am

They're so beautiful, so sad to see them go

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Post by FangKC » Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:02 am

The library has posted some new images. Here is one of 611-13 Forest in the 1980s.

https://kchistory.org/islandora/object/ ... y%3A120854

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Re: Historic Old Northeast

Post by warwickland » Fri Aug 16, 2019 11:42 am

FangKC wrote:
Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:02 am
The library has posted some new images. Here is one of 611-13 Forest in the 1980s.

https://kchistory.org/islandora/object/ ... y%3A120854
this looks urban new englandy.

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Re: Historic Old Northeast

Post by FangKC » Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:22 pm

PH Coffee is now open. It's location is on the northeast corner of Lexington and Brooklyn in Pendleton Heights.

https://tinyurl.com/yyguof78

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Post by FangKC » Wed Oct 23, 2019 9:26 am

The first phase of the renovation of the Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall is complete.

https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/ka ... estoration

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Post by FangKC » Wed Nov 13, 2019 9:03 pm

ArtsBlock Creating a Cultural Haven on Independence Avenue

https://cityscenekc.com/artsblock-creat ... ce-avenue/

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Re: Historic Old Northeast

Post by FangKC » Fri Nov 22, 2019 6:46 pm

Big Affordable Housing Project Planned Near Downtown on Paseo
An ambitious plan to redevelop 11 deteriorated apartment buildings along The Paseo between Ninth and 14th streets into 197 affordable apartments was approved by a city development agency Thursday.

The $18.5 million Jazz Hill Apartments project is intended to provide affordable housing and a social service network to support its residents, particularly veterans, according to developer Maxus Properties.
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https://cityscenekc.com/big-affordable- ... -on-paseo/

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https://www.google.com/maps/@39.1000707 ... !1e3?hl=en

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Post by FangKC » Fri Nov 22, 2019 6:49 pm

The large brick apartment buildings to be renovated were built between 1896 and 1906 and are located along the west side of an impressive stretch of the historic boulevard. Eight of the 11 buildings are currently vacant.
I didn't realize that most of these buildings were vacant.

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Re: Historic Old Northeast

Post by flyingember » Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:26 pm

These are some of my favorite buildings in the city and is a great sign they’re thinking affordable too.

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Re: Historic Old Northeast

Post by FangKC » Wed Dec 04, 2019 3:22 am

New mixed-income apartments open in Pendleton Heights with a focus on local artists


https://fox4kc.com/2019/12/03/new-mixed ... l-artists/

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