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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Upcoming Events

  • Monthly Event Highlights: Tension Envelopes

    April 1 - April 30

    Ever heard of Tension Envelopes? I know some have but for those who haven’t, here goes. The iconic Tension Envelope sign at 819 E 19th has been part of the Urban Core landscape for 62 years. In 1886, the William Berkowitz family came to Kansas City to start Berkowit...

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2021 Corporate Sponsors

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Office : 816.309.8250


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