Kansas City is centrally located in the US which reduces the likelihood that KC-based operations will become a target for disruption. Kansas City is consistently ranked among the best for constant, uninterrupted power service. Kansas City also offers one of the lowest utility costs in the country (approximately .05¢ per kWh), significantly decreasing operating expenses.
The U.S. Geological Survey map shows the Kansas City area to be in relatively little threat to significant activity for earthquakes.
The National Severe Storm Lab map illustrates the total annual threat of tornadoes in the U.S. The mean number of days per year with one or more events within 25 miles of KC is 1.0 days.
Businesses locating within Kansas City and the state of Missouri are eligible for several incentive programs which, at the time of initial investment, offer direct cost reductions.
Five-year decreasing discount equivalent to one year of free electricity.
SubTropolis Technology Center is located within a Missouri Enterprise Zone allowing a 50% reduction in real property tax.
Flexible, tailored programs.
Based on job creation and capital investment.
Local jurisdictions have discretionary programs developed to reduce or eliminate property tax on machinery and equipment.
Contact SubTropolis Technology Center regarding your specific need.
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