MENU

UMKC project good for urban core

The  Beacon Hill area of Kansas City is going through some positive changes, due, in part, to the new housing on Troost being built by the University of Missouri-Kansas City. The project, intended for students and employees from the nearby Hospital Hill complex, is attracting private investment in such developments as businesses and upscale homes near Bruce Watkins Drive; and, at the same time, a long-standing racial divide is being mended. Read the Kansas City Star story.


Tags: , .
  • Recent UMKC News

    Why Mainstream Economists’ Theory of Finance is Useless

    Professor Michael Hudson, University of Missouri, Kansas City, and a … Read more

    KCUR: It’s ‘Dinovember’

    Kansas City Parents At Center Of Viral ‘Dinovember’ How do … Read more

    UMKC Foundation President Honored with Fundraising Award

    Local chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals names Murray … Read more

    More