Streetcar track repair work prompts road closures this week

KC Streetcar track repair work will occur in Downtown this week – now through early Thursday morning. The work will be performed at night only, between the hours of 11 p.m. – 5 a.m. Work will take place on Main Street between 17th Street and Pershing, mainly in the Crossroads area. Work will also include the Crossroads SB Streetcar platform and curb.

Repair work will prompt the closure of Main Street in certain areas at 11 p.m. and after KC Streetcar service has concluded for the day. These closures will be at night only and traffic control will be picked up prior to morning streetcar service.
Work schedule – 11 p.m. – 5 a.m. (subject to change due to rain):
  • Tuesday, June 21: Work on Main Street between 20th & Pershing. Main will be closed between 20th & Pershing including the intersection at 20th & Main in all directions. Detour signs will be posted. parking allowed on Main St during this work.
  • Wednesday, June 22: Work on Main Street between 20th & Pershing. Main will be closed between 20th & Pershing including the intersection at 20th & Main in all directions. Detour signs will be posted. parking allowed on Main St during this work.
The noise should be minimal with the loudest activity taking place prior to midnight.  All work is weather pending so in the event of rain, work will not take place.
If you have questions or need more information, contact Donna Mandelbaum, Communications + Marketing Director, KC Streetcar Authority, 816.627.2526 (office) or 816.877.3219 (cell), or dmandelbaum@kcstreetcar.org.