KCATA CEO Robbie Makinen has been making waves with a proposal to eliminate the fare on local bus routes as a way to increase ridership and provide a more equitable transportation system. Read more here: KCTV5: KCATA looking to make […]
Voters in the newly-formed Main Street Rail Transportation Development District (TDD) approved the local funding for the Main Street extension of the streetcar to UMKC. Next steps are to apply for federal funding and to complete design and construction. The […]
Building Community Through Transit
We asked developers of some of Kansas City’s most exciting projects what role transit and the streetcar has in their investments. Here’s what they had to say.
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