Effective July 1, Diane Burnette will take on the District Council Chair role as David Brain rolls off to continue leading the organization in new and different ways. David will chair the ULI Governance Board and continue to serve on a national taskforce for the ULI Strategic Plan. Our sincere thanks to David for his two-year commitment of time, energy and enthusiasm to advance the Kansas City District Council. Be sure to extend your thanks to David when you see him next. If you haven’t met Diane, we hope you will during … Read More
ULI KC endorsed a proposal to transform the Barney Allis Plaza. Learn more about the project: ULI Panel Offers Bold Concepts to Energize Barney Allis Plaza – CityScene KC (By Kevin Collison) Barney Allis Plaza, a dreary downtown centerpiece, could be lowered to street level and transformed into a large event lawn flanked by garden and “adventure” playground areas, all atop a new garage, in a $63 million redevelopment concept suggested last week.The proposal endorsed by an local Urban Land Institute panel assembled was one of four options suggested and would require … Read More
Kansas City is poised to become a great city. After peaking nearly 50 years ago, population growth is once again on a healthy upward trend. Our downtown is more vibrant than it’s been for generations. Private reinvestment in Midtown areas like Armour Boulevard and the Troost corridor is exciting to see. Great things are happening. Still, there is a challenge we need to face: We’ve built a city we can’t afford. Like most cities in the country, we’ve built more infrastructure in the past 70 years than we can afford … Read More
Click here to view the ULI Kansas City Advisory Services Program presentation on the North Loop.
Development of Distinction Awards September 26, 5-7:00pm
Congratulations to the 2017 PNC Women’s Leadership Series Graduates!
ULI UrbanLand’s Magazine published an article by Joe Gose about terminal modernization for Kansas City Airport. Great read! FULL ARTICLE HERE
The report from from ULI Kansas City Technical Assistance Panel is now available from the recent study of the 12th Street Heritage corridor. Media coverage from Biz Journal too. Read More
Real Estate News Kansas City reports that local leaders return from the ULI Fall Meeting with lessons learned by real estate experts assembled in Dallas. READ FULL ARTICLE
ULI’s video library captures key lessons from the 2016 Fall Meeting. Watch these full-length presentations by real estate visionaries about the most pressing topics facing the industry. Read More