Providing Help
At Every Scale

At the Economic Development Corporation of KCMO, we focus on growth. Growing human capital, growing business capacity and growing city-wide prosperity.

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Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City
Programs for People

Helping our citizens achieve financial success through training, resources and opportunities.

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Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City
Tools for Projects

Using a variety of tax incentive tools that enable business to invest in their facilities and expansion efforts.

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Creating City-Wide Prosperity
Creating City-Wide Prosperity

Working at a “city-scale” to tackle challenges that no single company could do alone.

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Shawn Lauby

“It's hard to find areas across the country with so much potential for rail connection. The tracks are already there, it's just a matter of utilizing them.”

Shawn Lauby

Director, Safety & Administration, KC Terminal Railroad.

Anita Moore, Owner & Chef, Soiree Steak & Oyster House

"Small business owners are typically afraid to approach big banks, but the EDC was so easy to work with."

Anita Moore

Owner & Chef, Soiree Steak & Oyster House

Justin Clark, Owner & Chef, Urban Cafe

"LoanUp provided the extra financial push I needed to get over the finish line."

Justin Clark

Owner & Chef, Urban Cafe


EDC of Kansas City, Missouri is providing assistance with multiple
projects currently underway in the metro area.

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Investment from Business
Development Projects in 2019


New Jobs in 2019

Over $523K

Funded to Small Businesses in 2019

Over $250K

Awarded to Start Ups in 2019

Next Events
Tue 09

TIF Commission Board Meeting

March 9 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Kansas City MO 64106
Tue 16

LCRA Affirmative Action Subcommittee

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Kansas City MO 64106
Thu 18

PIEA Board Meeting

March 18 @ 9:00 am
Kansas City MO 64105
Latest News

EDCKC Grants $80,000 to Local Black-Owned Non-Profits Negatively Impacted by COVID-19

EDCKC Grants $80,000 to Local Black-Owned Non-Profits Negatively Impacted by COVID-19

Over the course of the pandemic, we’ve been working hard getting grant funding into the community to support our ...
Annual Event Details TBD

Annual Event Details TBD

In accordance with the directives of local health officials, our 2020 Cornerstone event was canceled. We are planning ...


Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City

300 Wyandotte, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64105
Phone: (816) 221-0636
Monday-Thursday, 8:00am-5:00pm