June 19, 2012 5:00 AM

Kansas City misses out on $25M federal streetcar grant

Despite losing out on a crucial $25 million federal grant, Kansas City Mayor Sly James and other city officials vowed Tuesday to press on with the downtown streetcar plan. The rejection almost surely means the city will not complete the starter streetcar route within four years, as optimists had hoped. But that doesn’t mean the project is dead, supporters said.

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