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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.

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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 tentatively at Pickwick Plaza

    June 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    KCStar, 11-30-2016, by Diane Stafford From subsidized housing to a saltwater swimming pool and spin classes, the 86-year-old Pickwick Plaza Hotel continues its transformation in downtown Kansas City. The block-long former hotel and bus station at Ninth and McGee streets...

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Our 20th Anniversary 

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The Urban Core Group is proud to join the Historic West Bottoms’ 3rd Annual Heritage Week celebration. Please note the special date of our monthly event. Join us from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10th as the Historic West Bottoms focuses on the rich and diverse history and culture of Kansas City’s West Bottoms!

Heritage Week events (May 5 – 12) will highlight the area’s role as a commercial – industrial district, recognize those who plan, design and build its infrastructure, honor its history and architecture, and build public awareness and support for on-going revitalization efforts. Heritage Week includes 10 events and details can be found on the the Historic West Bottoms’ website or at Historic West Bottoms’ Facebook page.
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The Urban Core Group is proud to join the Historic West Bottoms’ 3rd Annual Heritage Week celebration. Please note the special date of our monthly event.  Join us from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10th as the Historic West Bottoms focuses on the rich and diverse history and culture of Kansas City’s West Bottoms!

Heritage Week events (May 5 – 12) will highlight the area’s role as a commercial – industrial district, recognize those who plan, design and build its infrastructure, honor its history and architecture, and build public awareness and support for on-going revitalization efforts.  Heritage Week includes 10 events and details can be found on the the Historic West Bottoms’ website or at Historic West Bottoms’ Facebook page.