SURPRISE!!! CITY HALL HATES KANSAS CITY PEDESTRIANS TOO!!!
Here's a not-so-surprising sign that local government is all talk when it comes to encouraging pedestrian traffic in Kansas City i.e. that streetcar "walkable district" stuff is really just another justification for engineering and construction contracts.
Bike Walk Blog: KCMO Parking and Transportation Commission Recommends Anti-Pedestrian Spending in Downtown
The long-winded and convoluted post rants against automated pedestrian detection which actually puts walkers in the backseat when it comes to street traffic and keeps them waiting while pushing a mostly meaningless "beg button."
The deets are somewhat important for the many d-bags in this town who fancy themselves amateur urban planners. What's more fun . . .
KANSAS CITY BIKE/WALK ADVOCATES ARE NOW STARTING QUESTION THEIR SUPPORT FOR THE TOY TRAIN STREETCAR BECAUSE IT'S CLEAR THEY'RE NOTHING MORE THAN A PROP!!!
The nickles and dimes thrown to pedestrians and cyclists thanks to the Toy Train aren't making this loud-mouthed crew of activists happy and in the future we can look forward to more fighting as the toy train endangers one cyclist after the next just like it has in other cities.
Developing . . .