Up to Date
6:00 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Construction Projects Growing In KC

Kansas City seems to be building its way to an economic recovery. Take, for instance, Cerner's proposed redevelopment of the property that formerly housed Bannister Mall -- with office buildings that could potentially house 15,000 new jobs. 

Cerner's redevelopment of the old Bannister Mall may bring 15,000 jobs to the area.
Cerner's redevelopment of the old Bannister Mall may bring 15,000 jobs to the area.
Credit Mike Kalasnik/Flickr-CC

In the first part of Thursday's Up to Date, we talk with Kansas City Star development reporter Kevin Collison about the spike in residential construction, an IKEA under construction in Merriam, a possible revamp of the historic Savoy Hotel & Grill and other projects in the metro area.

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