Thriving Arts Scene, Innovative Culture, Unrivaled Nightlife.

Techweek Kansas City

The inaugural Techweek Kansas City will take place Sept. 14-20, 2015 and will be presented in partnership with the Downtown Council’s Launch KC initiative.

Downtown Council Urban Heroes

The Downtown Council is pleased to announce our 2014 Urban Heroes: Shawnna Journagan, Martin Mini, Rusty Sneary, Dave Sullivan and Jason Swords!


Connecting our Destinations, Catalyst for Development

  • Project Overview

    The streetcar will be operational in late 2015, free to ride and operate daily in mixed traffic primarily on Main Street connecting Union Station and the River Market.

  • Economic Development

    Over 60 development projects – an estimated $1.2 billion investment – have been completed, started construction or announced within the boundaries of the Transportation Development District. A map of the projects can be found here.


Get Involved Today, Shape Tomorrow


The Downtown Council (DTC) is committed to making certain that your membership brings value to you and your organization.

Committees & Initiatives

The DTC is committed to and invested in the long-term health and sustainability of the greater Downtown community.

Art in the Loop

Art in the Loop contributes to the visual identity, enrichment and revitalization of Downtown Kansas City.


Building Strong & Healthy Neighborhoods

Building a Safe Downtown

Our Safety Ambassadors provide a reassuring presence on the streets, Metro stops, parking lots & the Central Library seven days a week.

Ensuring a Clean Environment

Our Maintenance Ambassadors are dedicated to keeping streets clean, friendly and inviting to ensure a remarkable urban experience.

Greening Up Your District

Improving our physical environment and the pedestrian experience are crucial to Downtown’s quality of life.

Contact Us

Downtown Council of Kansas City – 816.421.1539

1000 Walnut, Suite 200, Kansas City, Missouri 64106

Copyright , All Rights Reserved, Downtown Council of Kansas City