“We didn’t launch last week, it’s launching on April 9th,” says co-organizer Bill Nigro. “We just felt we weren’t 100 percent ready.”
The trolleys were initially slated to start March 5th ahead of the Big 12 Basketball Tournament and Kansas City’s infamous St. Patrick’s Day wilding. The launch date was then moved to March 19th before being delayed again.
Nigro and transportation czar Bill George’s game plan: