Mayor James and City Council to Dedicate Streetcar Vehicle Maintenance Facility in Honor of Lifelong Transit and Urban Development Advocate

November 6, 2013 - KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI

Tomorrow, Kansas City Mayor Sly James and the City Council will dedicate the future site of the streetcar vehicle maintenance facility in honor of a lifelong transit advocate. Construction on the facility is scheduled to begin in the Spring of 2014 and is slated for completion during Spring 2015.

Following the dedication event at the 3rd Street and Holmes Street site, the City Council will recognize the honoree during Legislative Session at 3 pm.

WHO: Mayor Sly James and City Council

WHAT: Dedication of Streetcar Vehicle Maintenance Facility

WHEN: Thursday, November 7th, 2013 at Noon

WHERE: 3rd Street and Holmes Street

Contact: Joni Wickham: 816-513-6582 or cell: 816-572-2152