Heartland Light Rail System (Kansas City, Missouri)

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Heartland Light Rail System
Type Light rail
Locale Kansas City Metropolitan Area
Operator(s) Kansas City Area Transportation Authority
Line length 12–14-mile (19–23 km)
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Minimum radius (?)

The Heartland Light Rail System was a proposed light rail system for Kansas City, Missouri. It was defeated by voters in November 2008, there are some planning in the Kansas City Smart Moves Plan.

Proposed route[edit]

The line would have run on a north and south route from Vivion Road and North Oak Trafficway to Bruce R. Watkins Roadway and 63rd Street . This route would have crossed into Cass County, Jackson County, Clay County, and over the Missouri River.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Kansas City Light Rail Map". Kansas City Light Rail Website. Retrieved 2010-02-01.

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