As a business led effort, we track progress toward strategic priorities. There are a lot of numbers, but the numbers tell a story and move us to action.

KC Rising measures the progress of the Greater Kansas City metro in comparison to other metros of similar size who are doing better than we are – aspirational benchmark metros. As we improve over time, moving up and to the right, then KC is rising.

So, how are we doing? Is KC rising?

KC is doing relatively well when it comes to growing the economy. The numbers tell a different story around inclusion.

The bright spot? There is diverse and expansive leadership that has come forward to help. Join us May 11 at Horizon 2022 to celebrate the efforts of all of us to help the region and its residents prosper.