Mission Statement: The Marlborough Community Coalition is an association of residents, businesses, and partners for our diverse and historic neighborhood that serves to promote the neighborhood as a healthy, sustainable, and vibrant community by | engaging residents, institutions, and businesses | finding innovative solutions to entrenched urban problems and misconceptions | utilizing housing, green space, and the arts as core revitalization approaches, and | advocating for equitable treatment and resources. Together, we are Marlborough.

Our History

Marlborough's history tells the larger story of Kansas City’s growth, decline, and pursuit of community-building.
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Welcome to Marlborough

A vibrant neighborhood in southeast Kansas City.

For the last ten years, the Marlborough Community Coalition, a 501(c)(3), has worked hard to bring positive change to the neighborhood. The current focus on linking partners and stimulating new grassroots leadership will continue to strengthen the momentum of the area for years to come. From arts to urban gardening, the community hosts a number of exciting opportunities to get active and involved. Explore this site, and find ways to get engaged! At the end of the day, it takes all of us…residents, businesses, educators, and civic leaders to work together to achieve a common vision.

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Making Marlborough a better place to live and work. Boundaries: Gregory - 89th Street; Troost - Bruce R. Watkins 71 Highway
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We are super excited that the Heartland Conservation Alliance is training residents of Marlborough to be Green Guard Stewards - caretakers of native plants at our new green space at 81st & Troost! Let your family and neighbors know about the program! Get first hand details at the MCC Community Meeting, July 23rd, 6:30-8pm, 1809 E 80th St. or contact Sarah (info below).
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TUESDAY, 7/23 @ 6:30p
Join us for this month's Community Meeting, including information from...
- Heartland Conservation Alliance's Green Guard Program
- BikeWalkKC - Bike KC Plan
- 10 Year Anniversary Celebration (there will be cake!)

It's going to be great - see you there!
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The City of Kansas City, Mo. Government just announced the summer session of their Community Engagement University! Curious about how your Kansas City government works? Want to learn from City staff how to improve your community?Sessions will take place on the following Tuesdays: July 30th, August 6th, and August 13th from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Registration is open: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/community-engagement-university-summer-2019-tickets-64333056905

Here is an overview of the types of speakers you can expect:
- Kansas City Government 101
- 311 Call Center
- Performance Management and our commitment to transparency through open data
- Municipal Court
- The City Budget
- Mayor’s Office
- KCPD
- Health Department
- Neighborhoods and Housing Services: Animal Health, Land Bank, Dangerous Buildings, and Neighborhood Preservation
- Public Works
- Public Improvement Advisory Committee (PIAC)
- The importance of tourism in Kansas City (VisitKC)
- City Planning and Development
- Solid Waste
- Water Services
- Emergency Operations Center
- Parks and Recreation

If you are not able to attend this session of the CEU, there will be an eight-week session in the Fall of 2019 during evening hours. For more information, contact ruanda.mcferren@kcmo.org.
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