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PCEDC September In Action

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September Calendar Reminders

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KCI TIF and Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, September 18 at 8:00 am
Platte County Resource Center

Public Policy Committee
Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

The Edgemoor Team wants to hear from you!

Attend a community input session
(see meeting info here)

or

Take the online survey:
surveymonkey.com/r/KCIAirport

Platte County IDA Board Meeting
Tuesday, September 24 at 3:00 pm
Platte County Resource Center

Board of Directors
Friday, September 27 at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

KCI Area Development Committee
Thursday, October 3 at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC Quarterly Luncheon with Mayor Quinton Lucas!

PCEDC Quarterly Luncheon with Mayor Quinton Lucas!

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Platte County EDC Quarterly Luncheon

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Update on Kansas City Progress with KCMO Mayor Quinton Lucas

Please join us with special guest, KCMO Mayor Quinton Lucas, as we hear updates on Kansas City progress.



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A Special Thank You to our Sponsor!



When: Friday, September 6th
11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Where: The Pavilion at the Kansas City Airport Marriott
775 Brasilia Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64153

RSVP by August 30


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC August In Action

PCEDC August In Action

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August Calendar Reminders


Committee Meetings
Location:
11724 NW Plaza Cir
Kansas City, MO 64153

KCI TIF and Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, August 21 at 8:00 am

Public Policy Committee will NOT meet in August

Board of Directors
Friday, August 23 at 7:30 am

KCI Area Development Committee
Thursday, September 5 at 7:30 am


Events
PCEDC Quarterly Luncheon
Friday, September 6
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
KCI Airport Marriott
775 Brasilia Ave
Kansas City, MO 64153


Platte County EDC Quarterly Luncheon

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Update on Kansas City Progress with KCMO Mayor Quinton Lucas
Please join us with special guest, KCMO Mayor Quinton Lucas, as we hear updates on Kansas City progress.

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A Special Thank You to our Sponsor!



When: Friday, September 6th
11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Kansas City Airport Marriott
775 Brasilia Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64153


Input Needed!

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KC Rising Shared Vision Survey

KC Rising exists to achieve a shared vision of regional prosperity for all by aligning and accelerating community effort for greatest impact.

An important step of the shared vision process is to hear from a broad group about their vision of regional prosperity.

A survey was created in order to facilitate engagement from as many individuals, voices, and perspectives as possible.

Complete survey by August 22

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KCI New Terminal Project Needs Evaluation

Edgemoor / Clark|Weitz|Clarkson Project Team (Edgemoor) will be conducting a Needs Evaluation for the New Single Terminal and Parking at KCI project.

Edgemoor will be offering employee-focused programs to help build and support a sustainable workforce over the next several years.

Public input is vital to assessing the demand for programs such as workforce training, free/subsidized transportation, and access to licensed child care with extended hours to eliminate barriers.

Input captured during public meetings will help determine the demand for programs and services.Click here for public meeting dates and locations.

Complete survey by September 13


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC July Newsletter

PCEDC July Newsletter

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PLATTE COUNTY EDC NEWS


Platte County EDC Quarterly Luncheon

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When:

Friday, September 6th
11:30 am to 1:00 pm


Where: MAP

Kansas City Airport Marriott
775 Brasilia Ave, Kansas City, MO 64153

Update on Northland Progress with KCMO Mayor Quinton Lucas

Please join us with special guest, KCMO Mayor Quinton Lucas, as we hear updates on Northland progress.




Thank You to our Sponsor!

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Committee Meetings


Location:
Platte County Resource Center MAP
11724 NW Plaza Cir
Kansas City, MO 64153

KCI Area Development Committee
No August meeting

Public Policy Committee
Thursday, August 15
7:30 am

KCI & Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, August 21
8:00 am

Board of Directors
Friday, August 23
7:30 am


Northland Sports Complex Update

City staff continue to work through the process for an RFQ to be distributed for the Sports Complex. The ground all around the complex is being heavily planned and marketed by its owner, MD Management. Many concurrent steps in the process must be completed over the next few months to get the complex started.


Events


PCEDC Quarterly Luncheon
Friday, September 6
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
KCI Airport Marriott MAP
775 Brailisa Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64153


The Search for Alicia's Replacement

The search team is working diligently to begin the interview process. PCEDC Chairman Dale Brouk said, "We are very pleased with the caliber of the applicants. A true testament to the organization and its longstanding reputation. We hope to have an announcement soon."


Investor News

Member Spotlight:
Saint Luke's North Hospital

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This year, Saint Luke’s North Hospital at Barry Road is celebrating 30 years of serving the Northland. As the only hospital in Platte County, they are proud to contribute to the economic development of the community.

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During the past 30 years, Saint Luke’s North Hospital has continued to grow with the community. As the area’s only locally-owned not-for-profit and faith-based health care organization, they take pride in their unique commitment to care for the communities they serve. Read more


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Get the latest news as the new KCI single terminal becomes a reality with updates from:

IS LIVE!

June KCI Airport Freight Totals Up...Read more

Stay up on airport construction that could impact access at: https://www.flykci.com/newsroom/news-releases/

Edgemoor/CWC is offering their KC Strategic Partnership Program - a six-month intensive professional development program at no cost to Kansas City-based MBE, WBE, DBE and Veteran-owned construction and professional services firms. The deadline to apply for the 2019-2020 class is Friday, August 2, with the program kick-off and orientation to follow on Wednesday, September 4. The applicants selected for this year's class will be notified in mid-August. Learn more and apply today!

July 31st marks the last day for:

Vendors to attend concessions opportunities at the new terminal.
Citizens to complete the RideKC Next survey.

North Kansas City Hospital sponsors the 2019 Summer Concert Series at Zona Rosa Town Square on Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays now through August 10. Read more

Platte Valley Bank offers a monthly "Eat & Educate Events for Small Business" series in partnership with Mid-Continent Public Library. Next up: Cyber Security on September 18. Register here

Park University was featured on CBS News. Staff and students were interviewed on for their efforts in the World World I valor medals review initiative. Watch the video


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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 jobs page as well as social media. If you have a hiring event to list, please contact Stephanie Deppen.


Transportation

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Traffic Impacts at Old Tiffany Springs Road

Be prepared for traffic changes coming to Old Tiffany Springs Road starting Monday, August 5, 2019. KCMO says crews will make the following traffic changes as part of continued bridge construction work at I-29 and NW Old Tiffany Springs Road in...

Read more
www.plattecountyedc.com


Buck O'Neil Bridge Update

The Buck O'Neil Bridge was highlighted on KMBC 9 News on July 24, 2019. The clip summarizes promising changes in funding. A number of PCEDC members serve on the Buck O'Neil Bridge Committee.


NW Prairie View Road Reconstruction North

NW Prairie View Road

NW Prairie View Road

Prairie View Road is closed from NW 64th St. to the south extending to the Homestead Landscaping Materials driveway on the north. Detours are in place.The closure is anticipated to last through mid-September, weather permitting. Follow the project.

NW Skyview Avenue Improvements

NW Skyview Ave

NW Skyview Ave

Construction of Skyview Avenue from Ambassador Drive to Tiffany Springs Road kicked off in May. The estimated completion is fall 2019. Follow the project.

NW 72nd Street Improvements

Construction for the 1st phase is underway. 72nd Street is closed east of I-29. Business are still open. The project is expected to be completed in summer 2020. Follow the project.

 

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A Special Thank You to our Top Investors


Leadership Investors

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Platinum Plus Investors

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Platinum Investors


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


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC June Newsletter

PCEDC June Newsletter

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Announcement


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Alicia Stephens, Executive Director of the Platte County Economic Development Council, has announced that she will retire by the end of this year. Stephens is completing her second stint with the PCEDC, this one for seven years as its director. She will be retained as Special Projects Coordinator and will focus on successful completion of the Northland Sports Complex....Read more


Northland Sports Complex

The great news is that the Northland Sports Complex made it past the first step with the Kansas City City Council. It's been approved to moved forward with an RFI/Q process.

Special thanks to Councilman Dan Fowler and Councilwoman Teresa Loar for their leadership in getting through this first step. And to Darren Hennen, our committee chair, for staying the course with us.

Many moving parts to get to the next step which would be council approval of a development agreement and financing package.


Committee Meetings


KCI Area Development Committee
No meeting July or August

KCI & Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, July 17
8:00 am

Public Policy Committee
No July meeting

Board of Directors
No July meeting

*Committee login: action20



Investor News


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Member Spotlight:
City of Riverside

The City of Riverside recently celebrated two milestones. Riverside was incorporated on June 21, 1951. Forty-three years and one day later, the Argosy Riverside Casino launched on June 22, 1994.

The City of Riverside was featured on the cover of the Kansas City Business Journal, Gambling on a new era for Riverside. The city's successful growth and development is largely due to the investments in infrastructure and economic development from gaming revenue.


Get the latest news as the new KCI single terminal becomes a reality with updates from:


GBA celebrated the firm's 50th year in the A/E industry on June 23,2109. Read more

North Kansas City Hospital sponsors the 2019 Summer Concert Series at Zona Rosa Town Square on Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays now through August 10. Read more

Platte Valley Bank offers a monthly "Eat & Educate Events for Small Business" series in partnership with Mid-Continent Public Library. Next up: Social Media Advertising on July 17. Register here


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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 jobs page as well as social media. If you have a hiring event to list, please contact Stephanie Deppen.


Transportation


I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs
The bridge construction is on schedule to be completed by the end of the year. Follow the project.

Buck O'Neil (Broadway) Bridge
The environmental study is still in process. See next steps and Follow the project.

NW Prairie View Road

NW Prairie View Road

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

Skyview Avenue
Construction of Skyview Avenue from Ambassador Drive to Tiffany Springs Road kicked off in May 2019 and should be complete in September.

Route 9 Widening

Route 9 Widening

NW 72nd Street
Construction for the 1st phase is expected to start in spring 2019 and the project is expected to be completed in summer 2020. Follow the project.

Route 9 Widening
Utility relocation is underway. Phases 1 & 2 start at the 45 Hwy intersection extending to the entrance of Riss Lake.


A Special Thank You to our Top Investors


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Leadership Investors

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Platinum Plus Investors

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Platinum Investors

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
City of Weston
CVS Health
EDC of Kansas City
FiveStar Lifestyles
Gardner Construction
Hunt Midwest
KCI Auto Auction
McCownGordon Construction
MD Management


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC June In Action

PCEDC June In Action

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June Calendar Reminders


KCI Area Development Committee
Thursday, June 6th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center
Agenda

  • I-29 Corridor Study Scope

  • KCI Area Land Development Status Update

KCI TIF and Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, June 19th at 8:00 am
Platte County Resource Center

KCMO Residents:
Are you ready to vote?
Easily find what's on the ballot, where to
vote, and more at the link below.

Public Policy Committee
Will NOT meet in June

Board of Directors
Friday, June 28th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC May Newsletter

PCEDC May Newsletter

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Upcoming Meetings and Events

Committee Meetings

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

KCI Area Development Committee, 7:30 AM on Thursday, June 6

KCI & Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees, 8:00 AM on Wednesday, June 19

Public Policy Committee, will NOT meet in June

Board of Directors, 7:30 AM on Friday, June 28

*New password for viewing meeting minutes is: action20


News and Events

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Community Development Day


Thanks to our great partners and communities who helped make the 2019 Community Development Day a great success....

Read more
www.plattecountyedc.com


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Northland Legislative Luncheon

On Tuesday, May 21, the Platte County Economic Development Council in partnership with the Northland Regional Chamber and Clay County Economic Development Council, held the annual Northland Joint Luncheon at the Embassy Suites KCI. Sponsored by...

Read more
www.plattecountyedc.com


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Coffee and Conversation with KCMO Mayoral Candidates

On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, the Northland Regional Chamber (NRC), Platte County EDC, Clay County EDC, and Northland Neighborhoods, Inc. hosted the KCMO Mayoral Candidates, Councilwoman Jolie Justus and Councilman Quinton Lucas for coffee and...

Read more
www.plattecountyedc.com


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Don't forget to vote!

Want to know the ballot issues where you live?


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Memorial Garden Luncheon

The Law Enforcement Memorial Garden will remind us of this ultimate sacrifice...

Read more
kclemg.org


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New Member Welcome, 3F30 Architects!

3F30 Architects was created to provide an Architectural process, from concept to post occupancy, that is smooth and enjoyable for our clients. 3F30 also exists because...

Read more
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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.

KCI Airport reports April 2019 with a one percent decrease from April 2018. For the year to-date, total passengers in and out total are up 1.1 percent.

MORE HERE

Platte Valley Bank offers a monthly "Eat & Educate Events for Small Business" series in partnership with Mid-Continent Public Library. Next up: Social Media Advertising on July 17REGISTER HERE

North Kansas City Hospital offers health classes, events and complimentary wellness screenings. READ MORE

PLATTE COUNTY
HIRING EVENTS & JOB LISTINGS

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


Transportation

RideKC Next

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RideKC Next

The RideKC Next project is a comprehensive review and redesign of transit service focused on Kansas City, Mo., conducted by the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) as part of our mission to connect people with opportunities....

Read more
ridekc.org

Transit in Platte County specifically serving our employment hubs has been a longstanding conversation. Alicia participated in a workshop identifying the next version of transit. Please help the KCATA determine what that should be.

Learn more and stay updated by regularly visiting the project webpage.

Check RideKCNext.org again soon to see a list of RideKC Next community meetings and events to attend.


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Construction Alert: NB/SB I-29 Closures

Reminder/Construction Alert: Crews will close NB/SB I-29 @ NW Old Tiffany Springs Rd. @PlatteEDC for bridge construction this weekend. @KCIAirport travelers beware. 

Read more
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Plan Ahead: 152 Bridge over I-35 Demo

Construction/Traffic Reminder: Crews will demo the 152 Bridge over I-35 @LibertyMissouri this weekend, starting Friday night. Please plan ahead. Info--> 

Read more
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I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs
The bridge construction is on schedule to be completed by the end of the year. Follow the project.

Buck O'Neil (Broadway) Bridge
The environmental study is still in process. See next steps and Follow the project.

NW Prairie View Road

NW Prairie View Road

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

Skyview Avenue
Construction of Skyview Avenue from Ambassador Drive to Tiffany Springs Road kicked off in May 2019.

Route 9 Widening

Route 9 Widening

NW 72nd Street
Construction for the 1st phase is expected to start in spring 2019 and the project is expected to be completed in summer 2020. Follow the project.

Route 9 Widening
Utility relocation is underway. Phases 1 & 2 start at the 45 Hwy intersection extending to the entrance of Riss Lake.


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A Special Thank You 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
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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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153


Coffee with the Candidates

Coffee and Conversation with the KCMO Mayoral Candidates


You are invited to join the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce, Platte County EDC, Clay County EDC, and Northland Neighborhoods, Inc. for coffee and conversation with our KCMO Mayoral Candidates, Councilwoman Jolie Justus and Councilman Quinton Lucas. 

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This event is free and open to all members and guests to attend. 
The program will begin promptly at 7:30 am.

WHEN: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
7:30 am - 8:30 am

WHERE: The Royal Room at Briarcliff
4131 N. Mulberry Dr., Kansas City, MO 64116

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce at northland@northlandchamber.com or 816-455-9911


Platte County Economic Development Council
11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

REMINDER: Northland Joint Legislative Luncheon

Northland Joint Legislative Luncheon

Presented By:

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Join us as we hear updates from our Missouri State Legislators about the session in Jefferson City

WHEN: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

WHERE: Embassy Suites KCI
7640 NW Tiffany Springs Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64153

A Special Thank You to our Sponsor!

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Deadline to RSVP is May 15

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact 

Stephanie Deppen at sdeppen@plattecountyedc.com or 816-270-2134.


Platte County Economic Development Council, 
11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC May In Action

PCEDC May In Action

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May Calendar Reminders


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KCI TIF and Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, May 15th at 8:00 am
Platte County Resource Center
Agenda Items:

  • Outline needs for I-29 Corridor Taskforce

  • Utility map for KCI Area Land Development Taskforce

Public Policy Committee
Will NOT meet in May.

Board of Directors
Friday, May 17th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center




Northland Joint Legislative Luncheon

Presented by:

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Join us as we hear updates from our Missouri State Legislators about the session in Jefferson City.

WHEN: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
11:30 am – 1:00 pm

WHERE: Embassy Suites KCI
7640 NW Tiffany Springs Pkwy., Kansas City, MO 64153

A Special Thank You to our Sponsor!

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Deadline to RSVP is May 15


NEVER MISS NEWS UPDATES

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Connect with us to get early updates and Platte County business news.

 
 

 PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC April Newsletter

PCEDC April Newsletter

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Northland Joint Legislative Luncheon

Presented by:

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Join us as we hear updates from our Missouri State Legislators about the session in Jefferson City

WHEN:
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
11:30 am – 1:00 pm


A Special thank you to our sponsor!

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Upcoming Meetings and Events

Committee Meetings

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

KCI Area Development Committee, 7:30 AM on Thursday, May 2
Key Agenda Items:

  • Outline need for I-29 Corridor Taskforce

  • Utility map for KCI Area Land Development Taskforce

KCI & Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees, 8:00 AM on Wednesday, May 15
Public Policy Committee, will NOT meet in May
Board of Directors, 7:30 am on Friday, May 17

*New password for viewing meeting minutes is: action20


Community Development Day - Exclusive Invitation for Members

May 13, 2019 at The National Golf Club of Kansas City

Join us as we host local brokers, developers and builders at our annual Community Development Day. Please register before May 2nd. Read more


News and Updates

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Insights on Insight Missouri

With our partners from the City of Riverside and the Kansas City Aviation Department, the Platte County Economic Development Council was a sponsor of Insight Missouri which is a marketing event coordinated by the Missouri Partnership and Missouri ...

Read more
www.plattecountyedc.com

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The Business of Cannabis

The Platte County Economic Development Council participated in a webinar hosted by our national association - IEDC. The speakers included an attorney from Husch/Blackwell-Denver, City of Sacramento and the City of Calgary. At our E.D. Pros lunch...

Read more
www.plattecountyedc.com


Welcome New Members!

A.L. Huber General Contractors is a full-service general contractor with projects that include corporate offices, financial institutions, warehouses, manufacturing, education facilities, medical and office buildings, renovations of historic structures, and more.

David Park an individual.


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.

KCI Airport reports March 2019 as the 18th consecutive month of growth, first million-passenger month of the year and third busiest March in airport history. MORE HERE

atte Valley Bank offers a monthly "Eat & Educate Events for Small Business" series in partnership with Mid-Continent Public Library. Next up: Legal Considerations for your Small Business on May 15REGISTER HERE

North Kansas City Hospital offers health classes, events and complimentary wellness screenings. READ MORE


PLATTE COUNTY
HIRING EVENTS & JOB LISTINGS

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


Transportation Infrastructure Update

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs

I-29 Bridge / Tiffany Springs
The bridge construction is on schedule to be completed by the end of the year. Follow the project.

Buck O'Neil (Broadway) Bridge
Comments for the online public meeting for the environmental study closed March 7. Follow the project.

NW Prairie View Road

NW Prairie View Road

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

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

Route 9 Widening

Route 9 Widening

NW 72nd Street
Construction for the 1st phase is expected to start in spring 2019 and the project is expected to be completed in summer 2020. Follow the project.

Route 9 Widening
Utility relocation is underway. Phases 1 & 2 start at the 45 Hwy intersection extending to the entrance of Riss Lake.


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A Special Thank You 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


FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

 
 

Connect with us to get early updates and Platte County business news.

PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400Kansas City, MO 64153

Northland Joint Legislative Luncheon

Northland Joint Legislative Luncheon

Presented By:

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Join us as we hear updates from our 
Missouri State Legislators 
about the session in Jefferson City

WHEN: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

WHERE: Embassy Suites KCI
7640 NW Tiffany Springs Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64153

A Special Thank You to our Sponsor!

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RSVP no later than May 15. 

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact 
Stephanie Deppen at sdeppen@plattecountyedc.com or 816-270-2134.

Platte County Economic Development Council
11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

Community Development Day - A special invite for PCEDC members

Community Development Day - A special invite for PCEDC members

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2019 Community Development Day

Exclusive Invitation to PCEDC Members

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Please join us as we host local brokers, developers and builders at our annual Community Development Day on May 13th at The National Golf Club of Kansas City.

Cost is $200 per member and that includes golf, lunch, drinks on the course and 19th hole drinks and food plus great networking opportunity with the local real estate community and developers. A limited number of spots are available so first come, first served.

Hope to see you there!




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Become a Sponsor

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Sponsorships include a booth at the Community Expo, golf at The National, your company's name and logo on event and marketing materials, as well as food and beverages.

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Questions? Contact Molly Ramirez by email or 816.270.2126


A Special Thanks to our Sponsors

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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC April In Action

PCEDC April In Action

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April Calendar Reminders

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KCI Area Development Committee
Friday, April 5th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

KCI TIF and Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, April 17th at 8:00 am
Platte County Resource Center

Public Policy Committee
Thursday, April 18th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

Board of Directors
Friday, April 26th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC March Newsletter

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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.

Read More


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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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400Kansas City, MO 64153
















PCEDC March In Action

PCEDC March In Action


March Calendar Reminders


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KCI Area Development Committee
Thursday, March 7th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

  • Please join us as we plan for the year and discuss the new I-29 Corridor and KCI Area Land Development taskforces

KCI TIF and Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, March 20th at 8:00 am
Platte County Resource Center

Public Policy Committee
Tuesday, March 26th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

Board of Directors
Friday, March 29th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center



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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC February Newsletter

PCEDC February Newsletter

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PLATTE COUNTY

LABOR AVAILABILITY ASSESSMENT

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The Platte County EDC engaged the Docking Institute of Public Affairs to provide a labor study report to assess the available labor pool within the Platte County Labor Basin. The Docking Institute conducted research and 1,090 phone surveys within the 8-county labor basin to complete the assessment. We are excited to share the findings with you. You can view the full report as well as our workforce presentation at the links below.

Platte County Labor Availability Assessment
Platte County Workforce Presentation

A special thank you to our study sponsors: 

Kansas City Aviation Department, Spire Energy, KCP&L - An Evergy Company, City of Riverside, and the EDC of Kansas City. 


Upcoming Meetings & Events

Committee Meetings

Location: Platte County Resource Center, 11724 NW Plaza Circle, KCMO
During inclement weather, PCEDC will cancel committee meetings if the Park Hill School District closes.

KCI Area Development Committee, 7:30 AM on Thursday, March 7
KCI & Platte Purchase Advisory Committees, 8:00 AM on Wednesday, March 20
Public Policy Committee 7:30 AM on Thursday, March 21
Board of Directors, 7:30 AM on Friday, March 29 **Changed from normal monthly schedule**

*New password for viewing meeting minutes is: action20

Welcome New Members

  • Polsinelli law firm provides value through practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial services, real estate, intellectual property, mid-market corporate, labor and employment, and business litigation.

  • Four Points by Sheraton Kansas City Airport is conveniently located minutes from Kansas City International Airport (MCI).


News & Updates

Congratulations!

Investor News

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Read the latest news on the KCI New Terminal project from Edgemoor. READ MORE

Kansas City Business Journal's
HEALTHIEST EMPLOYERS 2019 HONOREES

5-99 EMPLOYEES

  • Pro Athlete, Inc.

1,500-4,999 EMPLOYEES

  • JE Dunn Construction

  • KCP&L, An Evergy Company

5,000+ EMPLOYEES

  • Burns & McDonnell

  • Saint Luke's Health System

Kansas City Aviation Department reports that 827,733 passengers arrived and departed through Kansas City International Airport’s gates in January, a 2.0% increase from January 2018. Passenger boardings were up 2.0%, with a total of 413,777 boarded. For the year to date, total passengers in and out total 827,733, up 2.0%. Year-to-date passenger boardings are 413,777, up 2.0%.

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

Platte Valley Bank offers a monthly "Eat & Educate Events for Small Business" series in partnership with Mid-Continent Public Library. Next up: Funding Options for your Small Business on March 20REGISTER HERE


Buck O'Neil Bridge

Don't miss the chance to share your thoughts! MoDOT is still accepting comments for the environmental study through March 7th.

Take the Survey


For more information on the study, visit:
Buck O'Neil Bridge Environmental Study

PLATTE COUNTY

HIRING EVENTS & JOB LISTINGS

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


Transportation Infrastructure Update

152/Kansas Project:

What You Should Know

The bridge on Route 152 over I-35 will be closed for 4 months beginning in May 2019. Lane closures on Kansas Street and Route 291 will also be expected during construction. The project is expected to be completed by the end of August 2020. Although the project is in Clay County, it impacts the entire Northland.

You can view a simulation of the new interchange, construction maps, and detour maps HERE.

Focus on Bridges

The Governor's $350 million bonding proposal could advance the funding of 4 bridge replacements in Platte County. The Platte County bridges are part of 28 total bridges in MoDOT's Kansas City District that are scheduled for repair or replacement in the current STIP. The Buck O'Neil Bridge is not on this list of bridges.

Learn more about the Governor's proposal HERE.


I-29 Bridge,
Tiffany Springs

Follow progress on construction of the new I-29 bridge near Tiffany Springs MarketCentre and other projects HERE.

Skyview
Avenue

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

NW Prairie
View Road

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

NW 72nd Street Improvements

The 72nd Street project from I-29 to N. Polk is out to bid. Construction will start early spring with a 18-24 month completion time frame.


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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


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

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


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

RSVP for the First Quarter Luncheon!

RSVP for the First Quarter Luncheon!

PLATTE COUNTY EDC 1ST QUARTER LUNCHEON
Best in the Midwest | Missouri DED


Join us as we hear about the Best in the Midwest initiative and how it will transform Missouri's Department of Economic Development into the top economic development agency in the Midwest.

 

Sponsored by:

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Panel discussion speakers:

  • Rob Dixon, Director, Department of Economic Development

  • Michael Lanahan, Director, Business and Community Solutions

  • Amy Sublett, Director, Missouri One Start

  • Maggie Kost, Director, Strategy and Performance

When:
March 1, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Where:
Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa
777 Northwest Argosy Casino Pkwy 
Riverside, MO 64150


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC Reminder: Inclement Weather Policy

PCEDC Reminder: Inclement Weather Policy

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Inclement Weather Policy Reminder

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In case of inclement weather, PCEDC will cancel scheduled committee meetings if the Park Hill School District closes.


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153

PCEDC February In Action

PCEDC February In Action

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February Calendar Reminders

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KCI Area Development Committee
Your input is needed for this important meeting
Thursday, February 7th at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

  • We will discuss the new taskforces (I-29 Corridor and KCI Area Land Development) and set agendas for the year.

Presidents Day
The PCEDC office will be closed on Monday, February 18th in observance of Presidents Day.

KCI TIF and Platte Purchase TIF Advisory Committees
Wednesday, February 20th at 8:00 am
Platte County Resource Center

Public Policy Committee
Thursday, February 21st at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center

Board of Directors
Friday, February 22nd at 7:30 am
Platte County Resource Center


Platte County EDC First Quarter Luncheon

Friday, March 1st from 11:30 am - 1:00pm
Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa

Join us for special guest speaker Rob Dixon with the Missouri Department of Economic Development. For more details or to sign up, click below.

Sponsored by:


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PCEDC MISSION | Promote and enhance economic development in Platte County

Platte County Economic Development Council | 11724 NW Plaza Circle, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64153