Kansas City’s proposed streetcar expansion would link residential areas to downtown. However, a recent story by KCUR explains that jobs are being created in the suburbs – not in the city. A recent study showed than only 18% of jobs in the Kansas City metro are currently accessible by a public transit commute of less than 90 minutes.
Could you stomach a 90-minute commute? Or a 2-hour commute? Read or listen to the KCUR story to learn more about the realities of KC transit.