Service Updates + Text Alerts

KC Streetcar Service Daily Update: February 22, 2017

The KC Streetcar is operating with three streetcars with hours of operation of 6:00am-Midnight.


Service update from Saturday, February 4, 2017:

UPDATE: 8:21pm: KC Streetcar service resumed with 3 car service.


UPDATE: 6:06pm: KC Streetcar service resumed with 2 car service. Operating hours are until 2:00am.


The KC Streetcar suspended service at approximately 4:37pm on Saturday, February 4, 2017, when an automobile came into contact with a stationary streetcar at the River Market West streetcar stop.

This incident did involve other autos as well but only minor streetcar damage is being reported. No injuries reported.

KC Streetcar service is being supplemented with RideKC Buses and will transport passengers, for free, on the streetcar route.

This is an ongoing investigation by KC Police.



KC Streetcar Text Alerts

The KC Streetcar now has a text alert system to help notify passengers when there are major disruptions or changes to streetcar service.


Sign up by texting “KCSTREETCAR” to 797979.







Message & data rates may apply. To unsubscribe, text STOP to 797979 . For help, text HELP anytime. Your privacy is always protected and your information will not be shared. All contact information will be used only to provide KC Streetcar Rider Alert text messages.




KC Streetcar Text Alerts will only be sent when there are significant changes to streetcar service and operations due to:

  • Major service disruptions
  • Schedule alerts related to holidays, severe weather or major special events
  • Unforeseen Circumstances

These Text Alerts will not contain text messages related to general streetcar information, events or news.  You can also stay connected with the KC Streetcar on social media. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

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