The Jackson County Circuit Court says it received 5,752 valid applications for ballots for people to vote in a mail-in election concerning possible streetcar expansion to UMKC.
The Jackson County Circuit Court says it received 5,752 valid applications for ballots for people to vote in a mail-in election concerning possible streetcar expansion to UMKC. Kansas City Star file photo
The Jackson County Circuit Court says it received 5,752 valid applications for ballots for people to vote in a mail-in election concerning possible streetcar expansion to UMKC. Kansas City Star file photo

Court qualifies more than 5,700 applicants for mail-in KC streetcar election

June 12, 2017 01:52 PM

UPDATED June 12, 2017 01:55 PM

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  • Voters head to polls for unusual Saturday election

    A steady stream of voters went to the Whole Person at 37th and Main streets on Saturday to vote for a board of directors for the newly expanded Kansas City streetcar district. Some voters said Saturday was a more convenient day to vote than the normal Tuesday, but turnout was still expected to be light.