Posts in Downtown KCK News
Blocktoberfest Showcases Safer Street Design in Downtown KCK

During the event, 6th Street was transformed between Ann Avenue and Tauromee Avenue into a complete street with landscaping, room for bicycles and pedestrians, and expanded public spaces. The purpose of the event was to demonstrate how narrower lanes improve traffic safety by encouraging slower speeds and providing dedicated space for pedestrians and bicycles.

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Groundbreaking Held for New Juvenile Justice Center

Unified Government officials held a ceremonial groundbreaking today to recognize the official start of construction. When completed by the first quarter of 2020, the new facility will provide more effective and efficient services for juveniles in an environment that positively influences their mental and physical behaviors.

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Downtown Spotlight from Jason - September 18, 2018

Our busy September continues this weekend! Please come join us for the 2018 Latino Arts Festival! The festival will be held in the parking a lot at 5th and Minnesota, across from the Reardon/Hilton/BPU. There will be many young and emerging artists with their works on display, Children’s Art and entertainment, live music and performances, and a Lowrider Car Show

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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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Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Offers Community Feedback Sessions

The Kansas City, Kansas Public Library will be hosting three community feedback sessions to allow community members to share their thoughts on the future of the Main Library.  These sessions will be held at 1:00 PM on April 28, 6:00 PM on May 7, and 11:00 AM on May 16 at the Main Library at 625 Minnesota Avenue.

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