Mayor eyes more infrastructure funds for KC + Downtown news beat

Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas becomes co-chair for a national nonprofit that develops models for building community wealth.

5 to know: Downtown news beat

KC riverfront future is riding high, says Port KC chief

Lucas hopes new post helps him steer more infrastructure funds to KC

Northland study takes KC Streetcar over the river

Oak Tower may be restored to its 1920s Gothic glory

Vegan spell falls over West Bottoms restaurant

Olive Cooke, Sylvia Metta, and Kim Conyers at the Cauldron Collective; photos by Channa Steinmetz.