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MCCID Board Presentation On Go Bond Proposal
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MCCID Board Presentation On Go Bond Proposal

The Kansas City Missouri City Council has passed an ordinance placing an $800 million infrastructure repair plan on the April 4 ballot, seeking resident approval for a comprehensive capital improvements program. The CID Board is concerned about the impact property tax increases would have on Martin City businesses, however, they also recognize the passing of...

5 Reasons Why Martin City Is A Good Investment
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5 Reasons Why Martin City Is A Good Investment

If you haven’t ventured down to Martin City lately, you might not be aware of how much investment is being made in our district. We have a LOT going on… and we have a LOT of opportunities still to come! Here are five things that make Martin City a GREAT investment… 1. Major Infrastructure Improvements Have...

American Companies, Inc. Expands to Martin City!
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American Companies, Inc. Expands to Martin City!

Whether you know it or not, you’ve seen the work of American Companies, Inc. For the past 30 years, owner Gale Holsman and his team have provided street, parking lot, and event clean up across Kansas City, including Chiefs and Royals games, the Country Club Plaza, and even our own Irishpalooza parade. We are excited...

Congratulations to #KCCornerstone Finalists MMC Contractors and Fishtech!
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Congratulations to #KCCornerstone Finalists MMC Contractors and Fishtech!

We are honored to once again have a few of our Martin City businesses recognized as Cornerstone Finalists by the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri. Congratulations to MMC Contractors and Fishtech for making the 2017 Finalist list! We are proud to have these two incredibly valuable companies in Martin City, and especially appreciate...

Martin City Businesses Prepare For Irishpalooza!
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Martin City Businesses Prepare For Irishpalooza!

The 30th Anniversary of Irishpalooza is just around the corner and Martin City businesses have been busy making preparations for the March 12th event. Whether they are Irishpalooza sponsors or they’ve entered a float in the parade, our local businesses are coming out with a bang to support our Martin City community. Grade-A-Tree Care has plans...

2016: The Year Martin City Was The People’s Choice
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2016: The Year Martin City Was The People’s Choice

In 2016, Martin City was voted as the “People’s Choice” winner at the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri’s Annual Cornerstone Awards reception.  Just under 1000 people voted in a ten-day public Facebook contest to determine the “People’s Choice” winner, where the Martin City CID captured more than 42% of the vote. A huge THANK...

South KC Chamber President Recognized For Ten Years Of Service
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South KC Chamber President Recognized For Ten Years Of Service

We are fortunate in Martin City, to have a business community that works well together. We are even more fortunate to have the leadership of our local Chamber of Commerce supporting our district. During a recent Chamber breakfast event, KCMO 6th District City Councilman Scott Taylor surprised South Kansas City Chamber of Commerce President, Vickie...

Volleyball Beach Winter Dome Attracts People To Martin City
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Volleyball Beach Winter Dome Attracts People To Martin City

We are lucky to be able to say, Martin City has the largest beach volleyball dome in the country! The new winter dome at Volleyball Beach is a whopping 320 feet x 120 feet, and 40 feet high. There are only three sand volleyball operations under air domes in the U.S. (Volleyball Beach is the...

Small Business Saturday Is November 29th!
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Small Business Saturday Is November 29th!

What is Small Business Saturday? It’s the one day each year when individuals are encouraged to shop local to support small business owners. American Express founded Small Business Saturday in 2010 to help businesses with their most pressing need — more customers walking through their doors.  Black Friday and the day after Thanksgiving typically cater...