Connecting Downtown KC through Transit with Tom Gerend, KC Streetcar

Today’s topic focuses on transit in Downtown Kansas City and the story of the KC Streetcar. From the first Streetcar starterline to the Main Street Extension to potential east/west mobility connections, this episode covers the history and future about connecting through the urban core and beyond.

Our guest this week is Tom Gerend, executive director of the Kansas City Streetcar Authority.

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