The Cordish Companies was awarded the Community Guardian Business Award for redefining downtown Kansas City with the establishment of the Kansas City Power & Light District. This award is presented to a Company that values family and understands that giving back to Kansas City is both a privilege and a responsibility.
Maryland Live! Casino was selected as the Project of the Year by the Baltimore Business Journal in the March Real Estate & Development Issue. The $500 million project , which opened adjacent to the Arundel Mills Mall in June 2012, has become the highest-grossing casino in Maryland.
The Casino was recognized by the Division of Career and College Readiness (DDCR) for its ongoing business partnership with Anne Arundel Community College.
In recognition of The Cordish Companies’ partnership with Commercial Interiors, a minority-owned business.
The Cordish Companies was recognized for their collaborations with minority businesses.
The Power & Light District won its Gold Award in the Innovative Design and Development of a New Project category. This category honors and recognizes projects which relate to a specific new shopping center and demonstrate how a specific design or construction problem was solved or how new standards in design and construction were established.
The Kansas City Power & Light District (KCP&L) is a shining example of urban land renewal and public/private partnership at its best. The district was the culmination of forty years of City efforts that transformed an area of urban blight into a vibrant downtown core which now attracts 8 million visitors. KCP&L is an engine for both future growth throughout the City and the greater metropolitan area.
Award given for the Power & Light District’s positive impact on the community.