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New Terminal at KCI Breaks Ground!

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Let's Build KCI!

The Platte County EDC joined in the celebration for the long-awaited groundbreaking to build a new single terminal at KCI Airport this week. Demolition will begin soon and last for six months.

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Upcoming Meetings & Events

Committee Meetings

Location: Platte County Resource Center, 11724 NW Plaza Circle, KCMO

KCI Area Development Committee, 7:30 AM on Friday, April 5

  • Due to scheduling conflicts, April's meeting has been rescheduled to the above date

KCI & Platte Purchase Advisory Committees, 8:00 AM on Wednesday, April 17

Public Policy Committee, 7:30 AM on Thursday, April 18

Board of Directors, 7:30 AM on Friday, April 26

*New password for viewing meeting minutes is: action20


News & Updates

Investor News

Get details and information you need to know as the new KCI single terminal becomes a reality at BuildKCI.com

Read the latest news on the new KCI single terminal project from Edgemoor HERE.

Congrats to Commerce Bank for being named one of America's best banks. READ MORE

Congratulations to Garver for 100 years of business! READ MORE

North Kansas City Hospital offers health classes, events and complimentary wellness screenings. See full details for classes on their WEBSITE.

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CVS Midwest Distribution Center was nominated by PCEDC for a KCBJ 2019 Capstone Award in the Industrial category. Celebrating with us were project partners PortKC, KCP&L, and MarkOne. READ MORE

Platte Valley Bank offers a monthly "Eat & Educate Events for Small Business" series in partnership with Mid-Continent Public Library. Next up: Resilience, Peak Performance and Stress Management on April 17REGISTER HERE


We are proud to have so many of KCBJ's

KC's Strongest Banks as PCEDC Members


PLATTE COUNTY

HIRING EVENTS & JOB LISTINGS

All Platte County companies are welcome to send us information and flyers for upcoming hiring events, which we will share on our website jobs page as well as social media. If you have a hiring event to list, please contact Stephanie Deppen


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Just a gentle reminder to get out and vote Tuesday, April 2nd. Municipalities, fire districts, ambulance districts, school boards have ballot issues. To see what is on the ballot in Platte Countyclick here.

The Platte County EDC Board of Directors endorsed and supports Parkville’s Proposition P which is a sales tax of ½ of 1% for the purpose of providing funding for local parks including, land facilities and operations for the City.

The Platte County EDC Board of Directors also endorsed and supports Platte City’s Bond Questions 1 and 2. Question 1 is a general obligation bond in the amount of $3,200,000 for the purpose of acquiring, constructing, furnishing, equipping and improving City buildings, facilities and structures. Question 2 is a general obligation bond in the amount of $2,500,000 for the purpose of acquiring rights-of-way and designing, constructing, reconstructing, extending and improving highways, streets, roads, sidewalks, and bridges in the City. 

Every vote counts, be sure to cast your ballot!


Transportation Infrastructure Update

Buck O'Neil (Broadway) Bridge

Comments for the online public meeting for the environmental study closed March 7. Follow the projects project HERE.

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs

The bridge construction is on schedule to be completed by the end of the year. Follow the construction progress for all the projects near Tiffany Springs MarketCentre HERE.

NW Prairie View Road

Work is underway on Prairie View Road near 64th Street and expected to be complete this mid-summer 2019. Follow the project HERE.

Skyview Avenue

Construction on Skyview Ave from Ambassador Drive to Tiffany Springs Road is scheduled to begin early spring 2019.

NW 72nd Street Improvements

A contractor was selected for the 72nd Street project and construction is scheduled to start in early spring. Follow the project HERE.


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A SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR TOP INVESTORS


LEADERSHIP INVESTORS

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PLATINUM PLUS INVESTORS

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PLATINUM INVESTORS

MD Management
Park Hill School District
Platte-Clay Electric
Platte County R-3 School District
ROSNET
Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, PC
Trammell Crow Company
TranSystems
Velociti
Wells Bank

Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa
Citi
City of Weston
CVS Health
EDC of Kansas City
FiveStar Lifestyles
Gardner Construction
Harley-Davidson
Hunt Midwest
KCI Auto Auction
McCownGordon Construction


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