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August 26, 2014 5:22 PM

Despite streetcar defeat, there are solid signs of progress on KC’s East Side

The recent defeat of the streetcar expansion on Independence Avenue and Linwood Boulevard was a lost opportunity to help spur even more redevelopment on Kansas City’s East Side. However, it’s crucial to emphasize that many different positive projects already are underway in that part of the city.

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