Streetcar

Port KC
KMBZ News Staff
September 25, 2019 - 5:02 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Some changes are coming to Kansas City's Historic Riverfront. Port KC has updated plans for a number of development projects near the River Market and Berkley Riverfront Park worth more than $225 million, including an option for affordable housing in the district. Mariah Shields...
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Bill Grady
May 01, 2018 - 5:47 am
Ballots are being mailed Tuesday for Kansas City residents to vote on extending the streetcar line. The extension would be the final link in the chain to expand the line south to UMKC, Rockhurst University and the Plaza. The streetcar route extends north to the River Market district. Voters in the...
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Kara Marxer
January 08, 2018 - 4:43 am
The Federal Tranportation Administration is giving the green light for Kansas City to move ahead with the next stage of development for the streetcar extension. The move doesn't guarantee any federal money, but it sets the stage, said Donna Mandelbaum with the Kansas City Streetcar Authority. "It...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
July 21, 2017 - 9:02 am
The Kansas City Streetcar Authority shut down service for about 20 minutes Friday morning around 7:30am due to an agitated man who had jumped on top of a news van and refused to come down near Union Station. RIDER ALERT #kcstreetcar temp suspended due to unrelated incident at Union Station stop. @...
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The Kansas City Streetcar turns near Union Station
Twitter-Ride KC
Bill Grady
May 05, 2017 - 3:40 pm
A party will be held at Union Station on Saturday as Kansas City's streetcar system celebrates it's first birthday. Donna Mandelbaum of the the streetcar authority tells KMBZ things have gone better than expected. "Two million rides does exceed expectations," Mandlebaum says. "Conservatively we had...
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Kansas City Streetcar Authority
Bill Grady
April 13, 2017 - 7:21 am
Kansas City, Mo - The Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway recently reviewed 21 transportation development districts (TDD) in Jackson County, including Kansas City's Streetcar. Scores of others statewide were examined. Galloway, painting in broad strokes, said the districts have engaged in...
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