Awards

  • The National Recognition Program for Urban Development Excellence – Certificate of National Merit
  • Kansas City Police Department - Certificate of Appreciation
  • Kansas City ATA – Honorary Bus Driver
  • The Pitch – Best Midtowner
  • Missouri APA – Dwight D Davis Award for Citizen Planner
  • Council of Development Finance Agency – National Best Use of TIF
  • KC Business Journal – Capstone Award Infrastructure
  • Main Event – Best Agency serving Midtown for 30 years
  • Missouri Main Street Connection – Best Streetscape &Public Improvement Project  
  • International Downtowns Association – Merit Award - Public Space
  • ASLA Central States – Merit Award – History Program
  • Keep America Beautiful – Certificate of Recognition
  • ASLA Prairie Gateway Chapter – Honor Award – Streetscape
  • Ingram’s Magazine – KC’s Top 29 Under 30 – Diane Burnette

The Main Event MainStay Awards, 30+ years of commitment to Main St!

Catalyst

Sustainers

Horizon

Public/Private Partnership

IJ Mnookin Lifetime Achievement Award