Southtown

2017 KC Marathon Road Closures

Kansas City Marathon Road ClosuresThe 2017 Kansas City Marathon will take place Saturday, October 21, between 7:00 AM and 1:00 PM. This great event may create delays for many of our Southtown area, Brookside and Troost businesses and neighborhoods, so we encourage you to plan ahead and be patient. We also encourage businesses to make employees and customers aware to avoid unnecessary frustration.

Southtown’s Star Summer Intern

Hello everyone! I am Bre Hunter, a proud Kansas City, Missouri native. Currently I am a Speech Communications major with a theatre emphasis at Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi. It is truly a privilege and an honor to be serving with the Southtown Council this summer.

Major Investment for RMC

Earlier this year, HCA Midwest Health announced a $93 million investment from HCA Healthcare. The investment includes $23 million for Research Medical Center (RMC). “This new investment allows us to continue to provide high-quality and highly specialized care focused on complex, critical patients, close to home,” says Jackie DeSouza-Van Blaricum, RMC Chief Executive Officer.

Make Room on Your Plate.

If you haven’t tried Plate yet, make sure to put it on your to-do-list! Located at 6201 Oak Street, Plate offers delicious Italian food that will keep you coming back for more!

Owners Christian and Andrea Joseph, who also own Season + Square, a local spice shop just down Oak Street, opened Plate in 2015. With an energetic happy hour, family-friendly environment as well as the perfect date location, Plate simply has it all.