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City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: City Communications, 816-513-1359
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 7, 2011
Street changes for Historic 18th and Vine Jazz District
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Public Works Department is advising motorists that Highland Avenue and Vine Street will be changed to a pair of one-way streets between 17th Terrace and 18th Street beginning Monday, Jan. 24. In the changed area, traffic on Highland Avenue will travel one-way northbound and traffic on Vine Street will travel one-way southbound.
This change is being made to provide improved traffic flow in response to increased activity in the area.
“I am pleased to assist the businesses and visiting patrons of the 18th and Vine District to have a more enjoyable experience,” said 3rd District Councilwoman Sharon Sanders-Brooks.
Media inquiries about this street change should be directed to Dennis Gagnon, public information officer for the Public Works Department, 816-513-2659.