Development

Port KC plays a critical leadership role to ensure that Kansas City's riverfront becomes a long-term economic and cultural oasis.

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Transportation

Located near major international railroad intermodal yards of six Class I railroads, numerous interstates and highways, and the central business district of Kansas City, the Port of Kansas City is a true intermodal connector.

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Port KC oversees the operation and development of a major transportation and logistics facility in Kansas City providing connections to anywhere in the world.

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Growing the economy of Kansas City’s port district through transportation, global commerce and development.

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The Latest News from Port KC

KC Streetcar to the Riverfront Public Meeting

On January 24, 2019, the public was invited to review and provide comment on the proposed route to extend the existing KC Streetcar to Berkley Riverfront.  Other options for review included station stop locations and a new proposed bicycle and pedestrian connection bridge. The project management team for KC Streetcar to the Riverfront was on-site to … Continued

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Port KC—40 Years Of Change, Determination And Growth

By Heather Ervin of Waterways Journal The Kansas City, Mo., we know today is a diverse and populated metropolitan area on the Missouri River, the nation’s longest river that extends from the Rocky Mountains of western Montana and down 2,341 miles to the mouth of the Mississippi River at St. Louis, Mo. Incorporated by Frenchmen … Continued

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Port KC Announces New President & CEO

Development Professional Jon Stephens to Lead Organization KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The Board of Commissioners of Port KC announced today that it has selected long-time economic development and civic executive Jon Stephens as President & CEO. With more than two decades of leadership experience spanning development, tourism and civic affairs Stephens comes to this new role from … Continued

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Port KC selects Nossaman LLP for P3 counsel

Missouri River Terminal to be developed through Public-Private Partnership  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Aug. 27, 2018) – On August 27, 2018, the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, (Port KC) Board of Commissioners approved the selection of Nossaman LLP and John Smolen, lead partner on the project, to advise Port KC staff in the formation of … Continued

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Port KC is doing its part to revitalize Kansas City's relationship to the river through a series of beautification, recreation, and historic preservation projects along the Downtown Riverfront.
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