It’s a new year!  Time to look at our good ol’ days so that our future can be even brighter!  Teresa Wilke will talk with two historians about the electric trolley boom in the early part of the 20th century.  Brad Moore from the historical society of Overland Park KS will tell about the Strang Line and Katie Seale of the Missouri State Historical Society will call in about the SW Missouri Electric line.  Our history will help us define our future as our present shows the increasing difficulty of a car-centric transportation system.

ON EcoRadio KC | January 7, 2019 | 6:00 pm

Past and Future of Electric Mass Transit

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It’s a new year!  Time to look at our good ol’ days so that our future can be even brighter!  Teresa Wilke will talk with two historians about the electric trolley boom in the early part of the 20th century.  Brad Moore from the historical society of Overland Park KS will tell about the Strang Line and Katie Seale of the Missouri State Historical Society will call in about the SW Missouri Electric line.  Our history will help us define our future as our present shows the increasing difficulty of a car-centric transportation system.

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