New KCI Traffic Crisis Cont'd FOREVER

On Sunday tens of thousands of readers debated our note & review of New KCI's traffic hot mess.

The aftermath . . .


Our only complaint . . . There's hope that this will get better and that sentiment is misguided and FALSE

As we noted: Traffic, parking and congestion will only get worse as more people use the airport.

Check the local response to KICK-ASS TKC BLOG COMMUNITY journalism . . .

When KCTV5 visited on Tuesday, it was clear a lot of people are still unfamiliar with the layout and the rules. We saw people stopping beside traffic enforcement, more than once, asking where to go. At the curb, for every car loading, there were at least five just sitting, a string of blinkers flashing. We shot video from one corner for at least ten minutes with many of the same cars still stopped.

The first attempted fix from airport officials was to add more obvious signage to the cell phone lot. That’s where you’re asked to wait for your passenger to call once they are standing at the curb. Not getting off the plane. Not waiting at baggage claim. Standing at the curb.

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Airport arrivals aggravation persists 1 month into new terminal's operation

It has been exactly one month since the new KCI terminal opened to much fanfare. There have been hiccups along the way. One that persists is people stuck in traffic snarls trying to pick up passengers at the arrivals area.