West Edge http://kcur.org en Top Of The Morning News: Thursday, January 26, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-thursday-january-26-2012 <p>A daily digest of headlines from KCUR.<br /> • Missouri Lawmakers Look To Streamline School District Takeover<br /> • Health Insurance Exchange On Hold In Missouri<br /> • Council Committee Approves Tax Credits For West Edge<br /> • NBAF Could Create 600 Permanent Jobs<br /> • Kids Push To Make Jumping Jacks Missouri’s Official State Exercise</p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 13:33:38 +0000 Maria Carter 11511 at http://kcur.org An Architectural Response to Demolition of West Edge http://kcur.org/post/architectural-response-demolition-west-edge <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-5358ecdec09ca-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-5358ecdec09ca-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="5358ecdec09ca-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-984600.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo. – There are two Moshe Safdie-designed projects in Kansas City: the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, slated to open September 16th; and West Edge, an office and hotel complex near the Country Club Plaza that's been plagued with problems. A construction dispute, bankruptcy, and changes in ownership stalled the project for nearly three years.</p> Thu, 01 Sep 2011 14:55:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2292 at http://kcur.org An Architectural Response to Demolition of West Edge