News & Updates

Affordable Housing: Making a Great City

Affordable Housing: Making a Great City

Rents across the state of Missouri are skyrocketing. In fact, they are rising faster than in any other state in the U.S., according to Rent.com research. In Kansas City, rents have increased by 7 percent since January 2023, reaching a ...
Join Us for the Great Kansas City Clean-Up

Join Us for the Great Kansas City Clean-Up

Join us at the "Great Kansas City Clean-Up" on April 20th! Meet at Plaza Gondola Station to help enhance Brush Creek and our community. Participate in this vital effort to boost community pride and environmental health. Register today and contribute to a cleaner, greener Kansas City!
Inaugural Plaza District Summit Postponed

Inaugural Plaza District Summit Postponed

More information will be released as planning continues. Thank you!
Recap- PDC Community Event 11/16/23

Recap- PDC Community Event 11/16/23

At our first public event on November 16th, we hosted more than 150 members of the community to inform them of our work to date. Watch the presentation and please also check ...
Happy Giving Tuesday

Happy Giving Tuesday

Every season in the Plaza District is beautiful and yet, there's nothing like the holidays. Recently it seems that all of Kansas City is paying attention to the Plaza District, in large part due to the potential sale of the Country Club Plaza Shopping Center to the Dallas-based real estate group Highland Park Village Partners, led by Ray Washburne.
Plaza District Community Event

Plaza District Community Event

November 16, 2023 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Unity Temple on the Plaza

Register here

Learn about the Plaza District Council, a nonprofit organization, established ...
Summer 2023 Updates

Summer 2023 Updates

Wondering what we've been up to?

A few recent highlights:
  • We received our official letter of 501-c-3 determination from the IRS on June 21st
  • We're enjoying a complimentary Access Membership to ...
What is the Purpose of the Plaza Area Council

What is the Purpose of the Plaza Area Council

The Plaza Area Council represents the needs and concerns of residents, nearby neighborhoods, tenants, merchants, business owners, organizations, and visitors. They rely on the Plaza as a nexus of beauty, shopping, tourism, leisure, ...
What is the Plaza Area Council?

What is the Plaza Area Council?

Formed in 2023, the Plaza Area Council is a private, nonprofit membership organization representing and collaborating with Plaza area stakeholders to support this iconic and historic district.

Why Us?

We’re a nonprofit ...