18th and Vine Building Preservation

18th and Vine Building Preservation

Location: 1615 East 18th St Kansas City, MO

Stakeholders: Historic Kansas City Foundation, National Trust for Historic Preservation, residents and business owners, Downtown Council, Jazz District Redevelopment Corporation, City of Kansas City

Historic Kansas City  has been awarded a grant from the Richard and Julia Moe Fund for preservation work in the Jazz District of Kansas City, Missouri. A professional consultant will be hired to complete work that will include targeted  building assessments of the most endangered buildings in order to prioritize resources and position the buildings for reuse. The Historic 18th and Vine Jazz District is on the National Register and Kansas City Historic Register. It also contains a National Historic Landmark, the Mutual Musicians Foundation.