Wednesday, May 01, 2019
DOWNTOWN DEVELOPERS STAY WINNING OVER JOURNALISM: FORMER KANSAS CITY STAR HQ WILL HOST NEW PLAYGROUND FOR LOCAL HIPSTERS!!!
Sign of the times on the prospects of a fading local career path and better reporting than the former hack developer sponsored blog provided this morning:
FOX4KC: Former Kansas City Star building to become entertainment center with sand volleyball
The building at 17th and McGee will be transformed into an indoor/outdoor entertainment center and office complex.
Luke Wade, one of KC Crew`s founders, leads a nonprofit that organizes adult athletic and rec leagues in the metro. He said his group will be instrumental in providing programming at the forthcoming fun center.
"This parking lot will be transformed into three sand volleyball courts," Wade said Wednesday.
The building itself is getting a major facelift. On Wednesday afternoon, a crew of workers toiled away with machines that stirred up the dust amid a hissing noise.
Developing . . .