Who We Are

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The Urban Core Group is a grassroots effort dedicated to learning more about how urban pioneers are preserving and enriching our Kansas City experience.

Our Mission

What We Do

What We Do at Kansas City Urban Core Group

Each month we gather to discover and learn how new projects and redevelopment efforts are revitalizing our urban core. Learn more about us by attending one of our monthly events as a guest.

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Join our group! Meet others who care about our urban core, learn about your city's history and future, and support the preservation and revitalization of Kansas City's urban neighborhoods.

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Our Harvesters food drive has helped with obtaining over 500 meals (so far) and the Urban Core Group will match $200 in donations to the Harvesters online food drive. Click http://kcurbancoregroup.harvestersvfd.org to donate!


Upcoming Events

  • Monthly Event Hosted by Hardesty Renaissance EDC

    January 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmJan2017

    The Hardesty Federal Complex was the economic heart and soul of the upper Blue River valley from the Missouri River to Brush Creek, and Benton to Blue Ridge Boulevards. It served as the main commodity market for four states, pulling them out of the Great Depression. Throu...

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Our 20th Anniversary 

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