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The Latest News from Port KC

Kansas City: Connecting Our Riverfront For Everyone

The Kansas City: Connecting Our Riverfront for Everyone (KC CORE) project will extend the mobility and economic development benefits of the Kansas City Streetcar to a long dormant area near downtown – catalyzing economic development and job creation. But the project is much more than a streetcar extension. KC•CORE includes an extension of multi-modal amenities to the … Continued

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ROLLING TO THE RIVER

KC Streetcar completes phase one of Riverfront Extension Study, looks to secure TIGER grant funding (Kansas City, Missouri) – Bringing a streetcar line to Berkley Riverfront is now one step closer. During today’s board meeting, the KC Streetcar Authority (KCSA) approved moving forward with the next phase of technical work for the Streetcar Riverfront Extension … Continued

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Berkley Riverfront Streetcar Extension Study

The results of KC Streetcar Riverfront Extension and Multi-Modal Feasibilty Study were presented Wednesday, May 31, at a public open house at the Arabia Steamboat Museum. The public attended to view and comment on the proposed route to extend KC Streetcar to Berkley Riverfront. Please click this link for an overview of the study, which … Continued

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Star Wars fans attempt world record to benefit charity

Thousands of Sith Lords, Jedi Knights, Ewoks and humans filled Berkley Riverfront on May 6, 2017. They were all gathered to achieve a common goal– to set the Guinness World Record for largest lightsaber battle in the galaxy at an event called “Battle 4 KC.” Each ticket holder was given an official, custom lightsaber. Many … Continued

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Team selected to study Streetcar expansion and multi-modal connections to Berkley Riverfront

Streetcar service to a newly developed riverfront? Bus routes and bike lanes connecting downtown to Berkley Riverfront Park? This could be our future. The KC Streetcar Authority (KCSA), in coordination with Port KC and the KCATA, selected the team led by Burns and McDonnell to conduct a Streetcar Riverfront Extension and Multi-Modal Feasibility Study to … Continued

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