Martin City Businesses Selling Fresh Holiday Greenery

Martin City Businesses Selling Fresh Holiday Greenery

Want real holiday decorations this year? Come down to Martin City and find fresh greenery in these local stores: Suburban Lawn and Garden An abundance of beautiful, fresh-cut Christmas trees specially grown and shipped from Oregon can be found at Suburban Lawn and Garden! Prices for trees start at $39.99. Here’s the great part… when the holidays are over and...

Meet Our New MCCID Executive Director!

Meet Our New MCCID Executive Director!

We’re thrilled to introduce you to Tiffany Moore, the new Executive Director of the Martin City CID! Now the principal consultant and owner of Built Kansas City, LLC, her professional background is in the commercial design and construction industry, which includes positions at Burns & McDonnell and Honeywell. She is an experienced adjunct professor at Johnson County Community College, working...

Welcome MCBCA Officers!

Welcome MCBCA Officers!

Each year, thousands of people come to Martin City to attend a variety of events. But do you know who often takes the lead behind-the-scenes to bring them to life? That responsibility rests on the shoulders of the Martin City Business and Community Association (MCBCA), created in 1998 before the Martin City CID existed. At that time, their primary goal...

Spirit Halloween Opens in Martin City!

Spirit Halloween Opens in Martin City!

Have you noticed any ghosts, witches, or superheroes in Martin City? Don’t worry! Our district isn’t haunted! It’s because we’ve all been getting ready for Halloween by shopping at the new Spirit Halloween store in the State Line Point Shops! Spirit Halloween has opened a temporary location in the former Gordman’s location next to Michael’s in Martin City. They carry...

Martin City Businesses could be eligible for tax abatement, tax credits, and SBA loans

Martin City Businesses could be eligible for tax abatement, tax credits, and SBA loans

The Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri has information about state and local incentives available to new or expanding businesses in Kansas City, Missouri (which includes Martin City). If you have questions about these programs, please contact Steve Rinne at the EDC to help you navigate what may be available to your business. srinne@edckc.com (816) 691-2129 *The EDC and KCMO staff make...

How The Local Library Is Helping Small Businesses

How The Local Library Is Helping Small Businesses

Many people think the local public library is great for kids and seniors but most of them don’t realize the important role it plays in the lives of small business owners and entrepreneurs. In addition to books and multimedia on creating and running a business, local public libraries often offer space for meetings and training, giving startup teams and entrepreneurs a...

School Starts August 17th in Martin City!

School Starts August 17th in Martin City!

The first full day of school for Martin City K-8 students is August 17, 2017! Centralized Enrollment for the 2017-2018 school year will take place at Grandview High School on August 2-3 and August 7-8 from 12:00pm – 6:00pm daily. This is a great opportunity for families to enroll all of their children at one location. All students, including those returning to...

Fall Tips From Martin City Animal Hospital

Fall Tips From Martin City Animal Hospital

Ahhh… the dog days of summer. Everyone knows that spring and summer are when we need to worry about fleas, ticks and heartworm disease. But did you know that fall is actually the worst time of year for dog and cat parasites? At the Martin City Animal Hospital, Dr. Libby Robertson says she sees many families fall off the parasite...

Martin City CID Supports New KCI Single Terminal Plan

Martin City CID Supports New KCI Single Terminal Plan

The Martin City Community Improvement District has voted to fully support a new single terminal plan at KCI. When the Kansas City International Airport was built in 1972, it was called the “Airport of the Future” because of the ability to drive up to your gate. Today, that concept is causing problems for travelers, creating a logistical nightmare for airlines,...

Premier Mazda Gives Back to the Community

Premier Mazda Gives Back to the Community

When you think of automobile dealerships, you probably think of impersonal businesses who care more about their bottom line than taking care of their customers. That’s not the case with Premier Mazda in Martin City, who takes pride in helping customers and giving back to our Martin City community! According to Customer Experience Manager Thomas Drinnon, owner Thomas Bies purchased...