midtown weekly

June 17 - June 23
Check out all the great things happening in Midtown!

General Election - Tuesday, May 18

What you will see on the ballot:
Election of Mayor, City Council Members, Municipal Judges, plus Special Election (Question 1)

Polls Open at 6:00 a.m.
Polls Close at 7:00 p.m.

Click HERE for a sample ballot. 

Click HERE for voter status or polling location. 


Ride KC Next Survey

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) has initiated one of the largest system redesigns in agency history – RideKC Next.

The RideKC Next project is a review and redesign of current transit service focused on Kansas City, Mo. (KCMO). The goal is to make sure updates to the transit network reflects the needs, priorities, and values of people in KCMO communities.

How You Can Help:

It’s essential to get feedback from people throughout KCMO communities.The KCATA wants to hear people’s thoughts and opinions about transit.

Please take the Transit Choices Survey. The survey is open until July 31, 2019.


New Midtown Business!

The owners of Mid Coast Modern has opened a sister store just a couple doors down from their shop. Located at 318 Westport Road, Soap Bar has great new brands of skin care and self care products, including their house brand, Bear Soap. 

#shoplocalkc #shopsmall #midtownkcnow #luvmidtownkc
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Join Midtown KC Now for 2019!

We have 3 Payment Options: For your contribution, you or your organization will be listed as a donor in our Midtown Weekly newsletter for all of 2019, on our website, social media, and featured on our snazzy Donor Wall in our community room for all to see.

Thank you for supporting Midtown KC Now!
Check your neighborhood's site for their meetings & events!

Coleman Highlands
Heart of Westport
Hyde Park
Old Hyde Park Historic District
Union Hill
West Plaza

Thursday, June 20 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Midtown KC Now, 3931 Main Street, KCMO 

Have you ever wondered how your property value is determined or how to appeal that determination?

Join us to discuss these tax assessment topics with Gail McCann Beatty, Director of Assessment of Jackson County.

$15 provides lunch --- pay at door or in advance here: http://tinyurl.com/MidtownkcLunch

REGISTRATION is required for lunch via online payment, email or phone ONLY.
RSVP by emailing info@midtownkcnow.org or call 816.753.3820 ext.420 by 6/14.
JUNE 22 - 23

Saturday, June 22 - 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, June 23 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Union Station, 30 W Pershing, KCMO

Discover Where Making Happens at the 9th Annual Maker Faire KC. Bring the entire family for this celebration of invention, creativity and making with presentations, special performances, demos and workshops all weekend long.

Click on image above for more info.

more this week

midtown neighborhood forum - 6/26
hyde park film festival - 6/28
kkfi collaborations live - 6/29
kc folk festival - 6/30

aquarius' 0.3k underachievers marathon - 6/29
midtown kc now coffee klatch - 7/3
kc air show - 7/6 - 7/7

teddy bear picnic - 7/12
sesame street road trip - 7/13
midtown kc now luncheon - 7/18
union cemetery food truck friday - 7/19
big picnic @ the nelson - 7/21
illuminated waters (rescheduled) - 7/21
great car show @ wwI museum - 7/21
cowboys for cops downtown ride - 7/26
main street music festival - 7/27
spider reveal party @ kemper museum - 7/27
water lantern festival @ the nelson - 7/27
the whole person's main street music festival - 7/27
ladies night @ new element - 7/27
summer swing @ the nelson - 8/11
union cemetery food truck friday - 8/16
ethnic enrichment festival - 8/16, 8/17, & 8/18
gay softball world series  - 9/2 - 9/8
beautiful light exhibition first friday - 9/6
union cemetery food truck friday - 9/20
plaza art fair - 9/20 - 9/22
troostapalooza - 9/21
kc job fair - 10/8
porchfestkc - 10/12
fashion with compassion - 10/12
If you have events you would like featured in
The Midtown Weekly, please email info and a photo (if you have one) to LEIGH by Thursday,
the week before the date of the event.