Kansas City Regional Grants Workshop Logistics

Area Hotels | Parking | Transportation | Lunch | Security

Area Hotels

Hotels are listed from the least to the most expensive. Hotels located within walking distance of the Richard Bolling Federal Building, or within walking distance of public transportation, include:

Hampton Inn Kansas City / Downtown Financial District Exit Disclaimer
801 Walnut Street, Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 474-9200

Holiday Inn Kansas City Downtown - Aladdin Exit Disclaimer
1215 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64105
(816) 421-8888

Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown Exit Disclaimer
1301 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64105
(816) 474-6664

Courtyard by Marriot Kansas City Downtown / Convention Center Exit Disclaimer
1535 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 221-7400

Kansas City Marriot Downtown Exit Disclaimer
200 W 12th St, Kansas City, MO 64105
(816) 421-6800

Driving Directions

Use Google Maps Exit Disclaimer – enter 601 E 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64106, as your final destination.
Detailed driving directions from Kansas City’s major airport:


Pay-to-park lots and metered street-level parking directly north of the building are available to visitors. All government-owned parking facilities are monitored by the Federal Protective Service.

Public Transportation

Richard Bolling Federal Building physical address: 601 E 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64106

From Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
To find convenient ground transportation to and from KCI, please visit the Ground Transportation Exit Disclaimer page.


Below are a few dining options inside the Richard Bolling Federal Building and some within a five-minute walk of the Federal Building. Please note, if you choose to leave the building for lunch, you must allow sufficient time for security screening to re-enter the Federal Building.

Aramark Cafeteria
Located on the east side of the ground floor of the Richard Bolling Federal Building, the cafeteria is open weekdays. Breakfast is served from 6 to 9 a.m. and lunch is served from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Cherry Street Café
Located in Room N110 on the first floor of the Richard Bolling Federal Building, the sundry and snack shop is open weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Power & Light
There are three dozen dining options located within the Power & Light district. To access a list of those options, please visit the Power & Light District Eat + Drink Exit Disclaimer page.


The Richard Bolling Federal Building requires a government-issued photo ID for you to enter the building. If you are a U.S. citizen, a driver’s license, passport, or state-issued ID from one of the 50 U.S. states is acceptable identification.

Attendees visiting from American Samoa are required to bring an alternate form of government-issued photo ID, such as a passport.

All workshop attendees will undergo 100 percent screening each time they enter the San Francisco Federal Building. Screening consists of x-raying all packages, luggage, or bags, and the use of magnetometers (metal detectors).

To the extent possible, please limit the amount of personal belongings you carry into the workshop. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early and can be admitted into the workshop beginning at 8 a.m. on June 26-27.

What items are prohibited?

  • Dangerous weapons and explosives, including firearms and ammunition.
  • Instruments or material likely to produce substantial injury or damage to persons or property such as knives with a blade of 2.5 inches or longer, club-like items, and striking devices.
  • Alcoholic beverages.
  • Controlled substances (such as illegal drugs or paraphernalia). This does not include prescription medication.
  • Dogs and other animals (identified in 41 CFR 101-20.311), except for service dogs.
  • Other items prohibited by law.
Date Last Reviewed:  March 2019