Giant downtown mixed-use plan wins OK for incentives

A $100 million-plus mixed-use project involving two historic buildings and construction of a new office building in Downtown had a request for incentives approved Wednesday.

Kansas City’s Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority approved an incentives package for a project to be developed by Platform Ventures and MFH Properties LLC. And what already was a big downtown project when announced earlier this year now is bigger.

The project includes the better part of a city block. The historic Kansas…