CommunityKC is an online community project mapping tool designed to help organizations:
- Connect with each other
- Identify potential partners
- Become informed of local projects and initiatives
- Avoid duplication of efforts
- Network and share information
- Promote the good things occurring in Kansas City
The mapping tool was launched at the 2015 Community Development Workshop. Read about the launch in KC Digital Drive’s article Community Projects in KC: There’s A Map for That.
Read about developments on the site since 2015 at CommunityKC 2.0: How the Mapping Tool Has Evolved and What’s Next.
The community projects included in this map range in size from large projects like the redevelopment of a closed neighborhood school to small projects like a community garden or an art installation on a vacant lot. The projects are led by neighborhood organizations or are done in conjunction with a neighborhood organization.
The projects highlighted in this map engage and empower residents to make a difference in their community.