Coming Soon: Midtown Kansas City Streetcar Self-Imposed Parking Crisis

Here's a bit of HORRIBLE planning by toy train advocates and developers that will likely result in a parking town at the abandoned Burger King site . . . A testament to our local "green" dedication.

Check the outset of the disaster for those who haven't already seen it coming . . .

"Plan Commission testimony pitted the developer, planners and city officials who want to steer Kansas City away from its car dependence against nearby residents who said they have a big challenge already finding on-street parking."

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Mac Properties Plan in Midtown Advances Despite Parking Concerns

In what could be a significant policy decision for future development along the expanded KC Streetcar line, City Hall's desire to promote greater residential density overruled neighborhood parking objections Tuesday. The City Plan Commission unanimously endorsed a 318-unit development plan being pursued by Mac Properties at Main Street and Armour Boulevard.