Port KC plays a critical leadership role to ensure that Kansas City's riverfront becomes a long-term economic and cultural oasis.

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Located near major international railroad intermodal yards of six Class I railroads, numerous interstates and highways, and the central business district of Kansas City, the Port of Kansas City is a true intermodal connector.

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Port KC oversees the operation and development of a major transportation and logistics facility in Kansas City providing connections to anywhere in the world.

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Enhancing the economic vitality of Kansas City, MO through transportation, trade, commerce, and riverfront development.

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Full Navigation Season Expected in 2015

  The USACE has indicated that a full navigation season is expected for 2015. The six upriver reservoirs have ample water storage at the present time. Although there is less snowpack in the northern plains than last year, mountain snow is greater. The NOAA expects normal precipitation over the next few months. There is an adequate supply of storage … Continued

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Barges Offer New Transportation Option in Kansas City

Barges are once again docked at the Port of Kansas City – Woodswether Terminal. This is the first barge traffic since Port KC took over the terminal in 2012. “Riverborne Commerce will provide another transportation alternative that allows Kansas City to be competitive regionally, nationally and internationally. The reopening of the port helps fulfill Port … Continued

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Port KC is doing its part to revitalize Kansas City's relationship to the river through a series of beautification, recreation, and historic preservation projects along the Downtown Riverfront.
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