Posts in Economic Development
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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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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Modular Business Incubator Update

The next phase of the Modular Business Incubator has launched, and we want your feedback! Our first community engagement event is Tuesday, February 13, from 5:00 to 6:30 PM, at the Community Health Council of Wyandotte County. We would love to see you there, so you can see our progress, share your ideas, and help us find our first #PopUpKCKparticipants!

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