KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As construction season swings into full gear, drivers in the Kansas City metro will not only notice more orange cones and barriers, but also steel plates where some crews are working. Near 32nd and Main streets, vehicles can be heard driving over the steel plates as KC Water crews work on a project.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Redux: Steel Plates Rule KCMO Streets Again
Not so long ago disgraced candidate Mark Funkhouser promised he would reduce the number of steel plates that not only kill tires but also make driving around this cowtown and otherwise miserable experience. Over the past 8 years any progress on this front was undone and now a constantly bumpy local ride is the reality. Read more: