Catherine Priebe

2020 Capstone Awards: Meet the honorees, judges

This year’s Capstone honorees show the breadth of Kansas City’s real estate development last year. The Kansas City Business Journal honors 30 projects that were selected from more than 100 submissions. Honorees were chosen by a panel of judges who looked at many factors, including project size, community impact and innovation. Winners were selected in the following …

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Construction Amid Pandemic Proves Slow But Steady

MW Builders Inc. didn’t have to wait long or look far to see how the Covid-19 pandemic would hamper construction. The Lenexa-based general contractor faced early “ups and downs” just wondering whether crew members fearful of catching the disease would show up for work consistently, President Todd Winnerman said. “There was a lot of uncertainty with the …

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Shawnee Releases Design Concepts for Wilder Bluff Park

Shawnee has release design concepts for Wilder Bluff Park. Image via city of Shawnee’s website. ____________________________________________________________________ The city of Shawnee has released new concepts for Wilder Bluff Park. Located on about 40 acres near 55th Street and Belmont Drive, the park will feature trails, a scenic lookout, playgrounds, a splash pad, shelter and open lawn area. …

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Largest Multi-Family Project to Date in Troost Revival

The biggest apartment development to date in the Hospital Hill area of Troost Avenue, 2501 Beacon Hill, has begun pre-leasing and is expected to accept its first residents in July. The 249-unit apartment project occupies a full block southeast of 25th and Troost and is managed by NorthPoint Development. Work on the $40 million development began early …

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The Children’s Place Collaborating with Sesame Street

On Sesame Street, the Neighborhood Adds a Foster Home July 8, 2019 Kim Phagan-Hansel Elmo introduces the new Sesame Street character, Karli, a muppet in foster care, during May. Photo: Sesame Workshop-Zack Hyman There’s a new kid on the Sesame Street block, and her story centers around foster care. Karli was introduced during National Foster …

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