Gondola Linking Downtowns KCK and KCMO Pitched by UG Official

By Kevin Collison The idea of using gondolas for mass transit in Kansas City is back, but this time it's being floated by a senior...

Streetcar Track-Laying Plan Calls for Segments Moving South on Main

By Kevin Collison After what has seemed an eternity of preliminary infrastructure work, the first rails for the streetcar Main Street extension will start being...

Gillham Bike Path Nears Completion from Cleaver to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison After years of coasting when it comes to shielding cyclists, the city is racing to finish its longest protected bike path to...

UMKC Proposing Student Housing, Retail by Planned Streetcar Terminus

(Editor's note: CityScene is taking some time off for a vacation, this article originally appeared on June 30.) By Kevin Collison A new UMKC master plan...

North Loop Among ‘Freeways without Futures’ in New National Report

(Editor's note: CityScene is taking some time off for a vacation, this article originally appeared on June 2.) By Kevin Collison The downtown North Loop is...

Streetcar Looks East and West to KU Med in Proposed New Study

By Kevin Collison A one-mile streetcar extension that would take passengers west on 39th Street from the new Main Street line and across the border...

North Kansas City Thinks Big with New Apartments, Streetcar Extension

By Kevin Collison Rising from the heart of North Kansas City, a nine-story apartment project is a prominent symbol of the big goals set by...

ABC Storage Slated to Become Lofts, Latest Exact Deal on Streetcar Route

By Kevin Collison Exact Partners has snapped more properties on Main Street in anticipation of the streetcar extension: the six-story ABC Storage building at 3244...

Streetcar Authority Looks to Extend Line Over River to Booming North KC

By Kevin Collison The KC Streetcar Authority is pursuing a long-sought extension over the river into North Kansas City, seeking proposals that would result in...

Downtown Council Seeks Federal Grant to Advance South Loop Deck Plan

By Kevin Collison The Downtown Council is applying for a federal grant to continue planning an estimated $160 million South Loop Link that would create...