St. Louis' MetroLink light-rail system went through many phases of expansion, first connecting East St. Louis, Ill., and Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The same kind of demand for more links is likely in Kansas City once the streetcar downtown goes on line.
St. Louis' MetroLink light-rail system went through many phases of expansion, first connecting East St. Louis, Ill., and Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The same kind of demand for more links is likely in Kansas City once the streetcar downtown goes on line. File photo The Kansas City Star
St. Louis' MetroLink light-rail system went through many phases of expansion, first connecting East St. Louis, Ill., and Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The same kind of demand for more links is likely in Kansas City once the streetcar downtown goes on line. File photo The Kansas City Star

Kansas City streetcar expansion will follow St. Louis MetroLink’s success — eventually

August 07, 2014 10:06 AM