Broadway Area Community Improvement District

The Broadway Area Community Improvement District (BACID) enhances the quality of life of Kansas City’s Broadway Area through addressing concerns of general welfare and common good by implementing a ‘clean and safe’ program.

As the concierge of the Broadway Area district, the CID:


Works with the Prosecutor’s Office and the Kansas City Police Department to deter nuisance activity within the district


Maintains streetscape improvements


Helps the community when needed


Removes graffiti quickly, often before the morning rush hour


Assists with snow removal from public sidewalks


Keeps the public right-of-ways clean of litter and debris

Area Maintenance Attendants

Area Maintenance Attendants provide daily litter removal, landscape maintenance, snow shoveling from crosswalk and handicap areas, graffiti and poster removal, and visitor and customer assistance.

Area Awareness Officers

Area Awareness Officers provide on the street monitoring, reporting, assisting with medical emergencies, detouring illegal or suspicious behavior, and serving as on the street assistance for visitors, customers and residents of the area.

Blue Shirt Contact Info

Area Awareness Officers & Area Maintenance Attendants
Direct Line: 816.529.1020
Email: [email protected]

In case of an emergency, always call 911.


Maintenance & Safety Stats

Midtown KC Now manages the Broadway Area Community Improvement District. The CID continues to be a model for marshalling new resources to improve the image and quality of life of districts in Midtown.

2020 saw some new responsibilities for the CID with the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to the normal “clean and safe” activities, staff disinfected common public areas, worked through emergency closure orders and assisted during times of protest and unrest. Our CID staff went above and beyond to help Midtown during difficult times.

Click the button below to view up-to-date statistics on the daily maintenance and safety activities of CID staff.

Broadway Area CID
Service Area

The boundaries of the Broadway Area CID are 36th Street on the north, Wesport Road on the south and follows commercial development along the east and west sides of Broadway.

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The Broadway Area Community Improvement District is a petition driven ‘clean and safe’ initiative that was approved by property owners within its boundary and funded through a 1 cent sales tax which was approved by the registered voters of the district.

The Broadway Area Community Improvement District is a political subdivision that will continue to exist and function in perpetuity.

The Broadway Area Community Improvement District is operated by Midtown KC Now.

Broadway Area CID Mission Statement:
To advocate and execute strategies to make the Broadway CID a great place to live, work, visit and do business.