Kansas City International Airport

Marc LaVoie
September 12, 2017 - 6:23 am
Kansas City's mayor, Sly James, spent more than a full hour in studio Tuesday on Kansas City's Morning News. The mayor took questions from listeners about the latest developments with a new terminal at Kansas City International Airport. James is a vocal supporter of modernizing the airport. James...
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Marc LaVoie
September 07, 2017 - 6:28 am
The Kansas City airport selection committee shocked a lot of people by choosing an outsider to develop a billion-dollar terminal at KCI. Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate LLC of Bethesda, Maryland, in suburban Washington, D.C., was chosen over two companies that were considered favorites;...
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Bill Grady
August 30, 2017 - 6:54 am
The KCI selection committee placed a one-week hold on the selection of a contractor for a single terminal because of an ethics complaint against council member Jolie Justus, who co-chairs the panel. We've confirmed that the ethics complaint on Jolie Justus, which she denies there's a conflict of...
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AECOM KCI Proposal
Bill Grady
August 16, 2017 - 5:49 am
Negotiating the one terminal plan for Kansas City International Airport has hit a speed bump, with the airport selection committee asking for more financial information. AECOM, the nation's largest airport developer, submitted numbers by the deadline last week that its top executives say make it...
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Bill Grady
July 03, 2017 - 6:46 am
An advocate for the disabled is pushing to make sure that any renovations to Kansas City International Airport make allowances for everyone. everyone. A group called The Whole Person is keeping a close eye on design plans for a new terminal at KCI. Of particular interest whether the restroom...
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Bill Grady
June 14, 2017 - 5:50 am
After over two hours behind closed doors, Kansas City councilmembers say they have finalized the bidding process for renovations at Kansas City International Airport. The addendum is in two parts, companies that want to rebuild KCI have 45 days to submit their qualifications. They have another 15...
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May 30, 2017 - 3:24 pm
Kansas City, MO - City manager Troy Schulte said today the city will now open up the bidding process to redesign and build a new single-terminal at the Kansas City International Airport, after another company expressed interest in designing, building and financing a new single terminal at KCI . “...
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Bill Grady
May 24, 2017 - 6:16 am
Kansas City taxpayers sounded off Tuesday night on Burns & McDonnell's plan to renovate KCI with a single terminal. A public hearing at the airport Marriott Hotel drew a packed house. More than two dozen speakers asked city council members and Burns & Mac representatives about the plan to...
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Kansas City International Airport
Marc LaVoie
May 12, 2017 - 6:10 am
One of Kansas City's largest employers is stepping forward with a bold plan to take over financing and construction of a single-terminal project at Kansas City International Airport. Burns & McDonnell, the world's third-largest airport engineering firm, is proposing that it take over the job of...
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Jim Cunningham
May 01, 2017 - 6:42 am
She is no stranger to aviation and she is one of only three women overseeing an airport in Missouri. Melissa Cooper says she has to face her office chair away from the window in her office at Wheeler Downtown Airport in Kansas City, otherwise she would never get anything done. All those aircraft...
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