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  • Brush Creek Community Partners DrillDown

    1. 2. Brush Creek Overview <ul><li>an uncommon collaboration of businesses, institutions, neighborhood, faith-based and community organizations and city agencies </li></ul><ul><li>dedicated to redevelopment of the Brush Creek Corridor as the location in Kansas City in which to live, work and play </li></ul><ul><li>Elmwood Avenue to State Line, 39 th Street to 63 rd Street, with a special focus on influencing the environment contiguous to the creek. </li></ul>
    2. 3. Brush Creek Overview <ul><li>A CATALYST for assuring coordinated leadership among its diverse membership and spearheads the completion of programs mutually agreed by its members </li></ul><ul><li>SUCCESS due to active and inclusive leadership, careful planning, and proactive implementation of programs aimed at providing benefit and opportunity for all of its diverse constituents. </li></ul>
    3. 4. Major Projects Overview <ul><li>Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative </li></ul><ul><li>  I nfluence indicators of neighborhood health </li></ul><ul><li>  Connect residents to the Internet </li></ul><ul><li>  Develop an interactive website </li></ul><ul><li>  Provide leadership development </li></ul><ul><li>  Pilot a micro-project to bring redevelopment tools and resources to a targeted area. </li></ul>
    4. 5. Major Projects Overview <ul><li>Build world-class, public facilities through an indoor and outdoor tennis complex </li></ul><ul><li>Revitalize neighborhoods and realize economic development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ivanhoe Neighborhood Development Strategy in the area from 31 st Street to Emanuel Cleaver Boulevard, Prospect Avenue to the Paseo. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Brush Creek Flood Control and Beautification Project, the Corps’ Bi-State Basin Study and other public investments. </li></ul>
    5. 6. Successes <ul><li>Development of a community-based vision in the Brush Creek Corridor Land Use and Development Plan and credibly convening the community </li></ul><ul><li>Funding for the Brush Creek Flood Control and Beautification Project </li></ul><ul><li>A ten-year stream of tax increment financing revenue for the Ivanhoe and Blue Hills Neighborhoods for neighborhood improvements, including housing and infrastructure. </li></ul>
    6. 7. DrillDown Highlights <ul><li>Population: significant undercount and population change is uncovered in Swope/Elmwood, Vineyard, Oak Park, Ivanhoe </li></ul><ul><li>Decline in Hyde Park is likely due to downzoning </li></ul><ul><li>Decline in South Plaza is likely due to reconstruction of Twin Oaks and other buildings during this snapshot </li></ul>
    7. 8. DrillDown Highlights <ul><li>Average Income: significant informal economy uncovered, boosting eastside neighborhood incomes </li></ul><ul><li>Purchasing Power: density in those neighborhoods yields trade market target that was underestimated in the Census </li></ul><ul><li>Gentrification is evident in Hyde Park and South Plaza </li></ul>
    8. 18. Remarks
    9. 19. Questions? <ul><li>For More Information: </li></ul><ul><li>Brush Creek Community Partners 4743 Troost Suite 200 Kansas City, MO 64110-1727 </li></ul><ul><li>Ph: 816-523-2991 Fax: 816-523-2281 </li></ul><ul><li>Carol Grimaldi, Executive Director, [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Dan Melton </li></ul><ul><li>KCUMA Coordinator </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.kcuma.org </li></ul>

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