It’s not clear by how much expanded Kansas City streetcar lines would boost property values. A team of city planners and private analysts expects to know by late October.
The panel is trying to narrow potential streetcar corridors from 7 to 3.
A committee of the City Council heard how blighted areas of Seattle sprung up new growth when a streetcar went in.
The second phase of Kansas City’s planned streetcar system is being generated, even as phase one is in infancy.