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Re: UMKC projects

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$80-100 million UMKC Med School expansion looks to have received some state funds in the new Budget. Around $40 million unless something changed in the final budget
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normalthings wrote: Fri May 06, 2022 10:21 pm $80-100 million UMKC Med School expansion looks to have received some state funds in the new Budget. Around $40 million unless something changed in the final budget
There's a tweet from Bunch, obviously in support. Not sure where he got the render from.

https://twitter.com/EricWBunch/status/1 ... 2059530240
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iamrealz wrote: Fri May 13, 2022 5:01 pm
normalthings wrote: Fri May 06, 2022 10:21 pm $80-100 million UMKC Med School expansion looks to have received some state funds in the new Budget. Around $40 million unless something changed in the final budget
There's a tweet from Bunch, obviously in support. Not sure where he got the render from.

https://twitter.com/EricWBunch/status/1 ... 2059530240


Up to a $180,000,000 project as suggested by the budget Language
ection 20.825. To the Office of Administration
2 For the Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development
3 For the University of Missouri-Kansas City for the construction and/or
4 renovation needs for a Health Sciences District Development
5 including related planning, design, acquisitions, project
6 management, equipment and start-up costs, provided that any grant
7 awards disbursed from this appropriation shall be matched on a
8 50/50 basis by the recipient for project costs up to sixty million
9 ($60,000,000); and further provided project costs over sixty
10 million ($60,000,000) shall be matched on a 25/75 basis by the
11 recipient
12 From Coronavirus State FiscalRecovery - Revenue Replacement
13 Fund (2464). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $40,000,000
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$180 mil project? How much will this impact UMKC’s standing
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It depends on what the additional funds will be spent on. More research facilities would likely improve UMKC's standing.
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AlkaliAxel wrote: Fri May 13, 2022 7:40 pm $180 mil project? How much will this impact UMKC’s standing
They need billions in capital investment to catch up to our peers across the state. Truman would also need a major revamp and expansion.
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