Chatham to Get a Facelift

Kansas City’s Planned Industrial Expansion Authority has unanimously approved a 25-year tax abatement plan for a $9.3 million historic renovation of the 1920s-era Chatham Hotel.

Tony Krsnich, CEO of Landmark Investment Group LLC, said efforts to turn the 47,000-square-foot abandoned building at 3701 Broadway into 40 units of affordable senior housing have been ongoing for two years.


Flint Hills to Revitalize Baldwin City Historic Schoolhouse

BALDWIN CITY — The Baldwin City Council voted unanimously Monday to support a plan to redevelop the former junior high school on Chapel Street into 30 apartments.

Flint Hills Holdings Group LLC asked the city to support the plan as it prepares application for historical preservation tax credits from the Kansas Housing Resources Corporation. The deadline for applications for the tax credits is Friday.