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Kansas City Council to Discuss Possible Two-Year Closure of Buck O’Neil Bridge

Tomorrow, Thursday April 13, the Kansas City Council will be getting an update on the current condition of the US 169 Buck O’Neil Bridge and how a proposed two year closure starting in 2019 will impact the region. The presentation might also discuss the bridge replacement and downtown freeway loop …

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Vision for future of Broadway/O’Neil Bridge and I-70 North Loop begins to take shape

People share their priorities, expectations at kickoff meeting for “Beyond the Loop” About 160 people attended the kickoff meeting of the “Beyond the Loop” study on Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Central Branch of the Kansas City Public Library. Beyond the Loop is an 18-month planning study that will lay …

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Buck O’Neil Bridge to be Dedicated on Oct. 6

Kansas City, Mo. – On Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, the Broadway Bridge on U.S. 169 crossing over the Missouri River will be rededicated as the “John Jordan ‘Buck’ O’Neil Memorial Bridge at a 10 a.m. ceremony at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. This event takes place on the 10th anniversary …

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Partners begin planning for future of the Broadway Bridge and nearby major highways

Study will identify the best options to improve traffic flow and connectivity The Broadway Bridge, constructed in 1958, serves as an important link between the Northland, Downtown and other parts of the Kansas City region. Pending approval by the Mid-America Regional Council Board of Directors and Kansas City, Missouri, City …

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We are always happy to entertain opinion pieces submitted by members of the Clay County Missouri community. For more information on our Opinion Section please click here. This past spring and summer KCUR and The Kansas City Star reported on the role the Missouri River played in the development of the Kansas City …

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