Posts in Director's Letter
Downtown Spotlight from Jason - August 7, 2018

In July, County Administrator Doug Bach announced that the Unified Government had reached an initial agreement with The Merc to be the operator of a downtown grocery store. He gave some details on the location (the parking lot at 5th and Minnesota) and the cost to the UG, but there were still plenty of questions to be answered.

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Downtown Spotlight from Jason - May 1, 2018

It feels like Spring has finally, actually, eventually arrived, and activity Downtown has begun to increase. Activity is already starting in The University of Kansas Health System's building (formerly the EPA building, but it needs a new name), and the DTSKCK Board was visited by some representatives of KUHS, who shared their vision and ideas about their exciting project.

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Newsletter Spotlight from Jason - March 6, 2018

Hello Everyone! Welcome to my very first newsletter as the new Executive Director for Downtown Shareholders!

To begin, I could not be more excited about starting work with this unique, diverse and wonderful community. My welcome has been very warm so far, and it makes the learning curve more manageable when you have

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From Chuck - Thank You & Welcoming the New Director

Good day to you. Welcome to this transitional, February edition of our newsletter.  I communicated I would be leaving Downtown Shareholders of Kansas City, Kansas, Inc. earlier in this space. A search for a new executive director began then, and I am pleased to announce the search has concluded

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