Country Club Plaza Fight Church Fight Redux

The latest chapter in this real estate developer battle doesn't hold a lot of hope for locals given the increasing amount of double talk and legal wrangling.

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"For a second time, a developer wants to put a new tower in place of The Seventh Church of Christ, Scientist, again embroiling the 80-year-old institution in the push-pull of competing interests: building up the Plaza's density, protecting the value of nearby properties and preserving the character of the century-old shopping district."

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Country Club Plaza's height disputes shaped by unreported lawsuits over church site - Kansas City Business Journal

Litigation started in 2018 over a proposed replacement for a Country Club Plaza development helped define the debate about building heights in the neighborhood - a fight that continues today regarding the same site and involving most of the same players.