Economic Development

Location: Director: Hours: Contact:
City Hall
701 N 7th St, Suite 421
Kansas City, KS
Katherine Carttar Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM
P: (913) 573-5730 F: E: Email
Investment Totals
Summary of Projects (2013- To Date)
  • 165 Total Projects
  • 98 Projects East of I-635 (59%)
  • $2,900,000,000 Invested
  • 68% of Total Investment East of I-635  
  • 10,297 New & Retained Jobs
  • 66% of Jobs East of I-635  
  • Future project flow indicates several trends
    • Multi-family will continue to grow across the county, but have a higher rate of growth east of 78th Street.
    • Large-scale retail growth will slow, but infill retail and local retail projects will accelerate
    • Distribution and light industrial will continue to grow. Compression of available sites will occur.

Envisioning the Future of the Former Indian Springs
American Royal
Healthy Campus