KANSAS CITY INSIDERS FACT CHECK THE NORTHLAND TOY TRAIN STREETCAR!!!
There's talk of more toy train streetcar scheming from locals who are running scared after being thrown off track in Brookside.
Newspaper: Northland streetcar option emerges, but costs are daunting
Fox4KC has more detail: Putting down track on the bridge would cost $25 million with the rest of the track to 18th Street costing $56.6 million, for a total of $81.6 million. Expanding the track to 29th Street would cost to $105.6 million.
KC Biz Journal: Costs could stop Northland streetcar line in its tracks
However . . .
KICK-ASS KANSAS CITY INSIDERS FACT CHECK THE NORTHLAND TOY TRAIN STREETCAR WITH A DEVELOPMENT THAT EVERYBODY IS FORGETTING!!!
One insider notes . . .
"I assume that you are aware that a transportation district already exists in NKC which is why the city is interested, maybe getting they are getting worried."
Actually, I didn't know that and wouldn't have learned as much from paltry mainstream news coverage. Thanks to AWESOME TKC TIPSTERS for keeping us in the know and offering just a bit of insight into motive for another series of bad moves from City Hall and their mistaken compulsion toward hipster transit.
Developing . . .