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1. Bridge Carries Pedestrians To Kansas City's Beginnings Bridge Carries Pedestrians To Kansas City's Beginnings November/6/2002 Story on the recently completed Town of Kansas Bridge located near of the intersection of 2nd and Main Streets in the River Market area. The bridge is 635 feet long and reaches to a three-story overlook...

2. City Market a Mainstay in KC History City Market a Mainstay in KC History August 1, 1963 Article about the land designated originally as a market area, still used as such.

3. Down by the River Down by the River August 2001 Photos, map, and article about the resurgence (especially since urban renewal in the 1990s centering around the City Market and Delaware Street) of the River Market, the site of the original Town of Kansas...

4. Ground Breaking: The New Glam in the River Market Ground Breaking: The New Glam in the River Market March 2001 Photos and article about the "glamorous ground breaking on the newest development in the River Market area, Conover Place at 210 [West 5th Street]. ..the first major step in a master plan [led by "developer...

5. Kansas City Riverfront Area Kansas City Riverfront Area Photos, illustrations, and information on the riverfront area of Kansas City, also known as the Levee or Westport Landing in the early to middle 1800s and later known as the River Market, City Market (especially...

6. Municipal Airport Municipal Airport Aerial view of airport and runway, looking northwest; also shows part of River Market area.

7. New Renovations Hold Big Expectations New Renovations Hold Big Expectations December 30, 2008 Work is progressing on changing portions of the south bank of the Missouri River near the River Market area. It will involve restoring a portion of the area to the way it would have looked to early settlers,...

8. Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park Photos, maps, and information on the 17-acre Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park, dedicated in October 1998 "between the Paseo and Heart of America bridges" and named for former Kansas City mayor Richard...

9. River Quay River Quay Publication in the file about the River Quay's first anniversary, along with other early 1970s publications.

10. Riverfront Visions: Port Authority Interviews Developers for 'Urban Village' Riverfront Visions: Port Authority Interviews Developers for 'Urban Village' December 16, 2003 Lead article in Star Business section which relates "Now, for the third time in six years, the Port Authority of Kansas City is trying to reclaim that neglected shore of the Missouri River and leap-frog...

11. Souvenir of Inspection of New Wabash Bridge over Missouri River at Saint Charles, Missouri, Perpetuating Souvenir of Inspection of New Wabash Bridge over Missouri River at Saint Charles, Missouri, Perpetuating the Route of the Historic Old Trail October/29/1936 Illustration of the Kansas City riverfront, circa 1855-1864, and of the Saint Louis riverfront.

12. The Adventure of Outdoor Shopping The Adventure of Outdoor Shopping June//1973 History of the area "[dating] back to October 13, 1856, when the City Council enacted an ordinance authorizing the construction of a City Hall and Market House."

13. The River Market: reviving old town for good. The River Market: reviving old town for good. 2000 Article, reprinted from web site http://bradleyosborn.com/the_river_market.pdf, tells the story of the River Market area from the arrival of the earliest explorers through its current revival.

14. The Riverfront Gamblers The Riverfront Gamblers January//1991 Article about the redevelopment of the River Market area of Downtown and the complex dealings and business executives involved, including Cliff Jones, Roger Buford, Howard Lubow, Dale Schulte, and Bette...

15. The Riverfront Gamblers The Riverfront Gamblers January//1991 Photo and biographical sketch of Roger Buford, "the project developer and part owner of Historic Constructors, Inc., a construction-management firm that is a partner in River Market Ventures," describing...

16. This Was Missouri: A Portfolio of Early Street Scenes This Was Missouri: A Portfolio of Early Street Scenes January//1955 Photo of "The Market" in the 1870s, with a crowd of horse-drawn carriages.

17. Three Developers Are Considering River Project Three Developers Are Considering River Project December 6, 2003 Developers from Houston, Chicago and Cleveland have responded to the Kansas City Port Authority's request for qualifications to develop the river front. Plans envision an "urban village of residences,...

18. Urban Housing With a View Urban Housing With a View March 22, 2008 Article about the Morgan Group's plan to build a $48 million luxury apartment complex in the River Market area in late April. The 323-unit Market Station is the "largest downtown residential construction...