TKC BREAKING NEWS!!! KANSAS CITY TOY TRAIN STREETCAR DESTROYING DOWNTOWN STREETS THIS WEEKEND!!!
Here's a quick word about the implications and expense of a Kansas City transit effort to nowhere . . .
SPECIAL THANKS TO KICK-ASS KANSAS CITY INSIDERS WHO WANTED US TO HIGHLIGHT THIS DOWNTOWN DESTRUCTION BY WAY OF TOY TRAIN STREETCAR!!!
"We received word from the Kansas City Streetcar Constructors (KCSC) that a special sewer line repair project will close the intersection of 10th & Main this weekend, beginning at 7 p.m. today.
KICK-ASS KANSAS CITY INSIDERS ALREADY ESTIMATE THAT THIS WILL COST A COUPLE MILLION BUCKS EXTRA FOR LOCAL TAXPAYERS!!!
From the KCSC:
"A damaged sewer line was discovered during the planned private utility work. The damaged line has caused Main Street to be undermined under two lanes of the road with a large void beneath the street. The sewer line must be repaired and the void filled promptly in order to maintain safe conditions on Main Street"
Work starts: Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m.
Completion by: Monday, Aug. 25 at 5 a.m.
Traffic Control: Please see detour map.
5am – 10pm: Northbound and southbound traffic will be flagged. Traffic crossing on 10th will not be affected.
10pm – 5am: Main Street will be closed from just north of 10th Street to just south of 9th Street.
Main Street southbound traffic will be detoured west on 9th Street to south on Wyandotte to east on 10th Street.
Main Street northbound traffic will be detoured east on 10th Street to north on Walnut to west on 9th."