Midtown Complete Streets public meeting**

Please join the city of Kansas City, MO to chat about the future of 39th Street, 43rd Street, Broadway Boulevard, Southwest Trafficway and Wornall Road in the Midtown Area! We need your help shaping the vision of the future of these streets and determine how best to enhance the area’s vibrant and diverse neighborhoods and […]

Armour Bike Lanes Ribbon Cutting

Join city leaders, project staff, and project partners for a ribbon cutting and bike ride celebrating Kansas City’s latest Complete Streets achievement!               Coffee graciously provided by Mother Earth Coffee.

UPDATE: One pedestrian killed, one injured in crash on 43rd and Main

Earlier this week, we posted a press release about a crash which occurred on Friday, July 20 which left two female pedestrians injured, with one in critical condition. We just learned yesterday that one of those victims has died. On Tuesday, July 24 21-year-old Haley Elizabeth Hackett died from her injuries. The other victim, Arlan […]

Armour Bike Lanes: What are those Bike Boxes?

You may have spied something new in the green paint going down on Armour Boulevard in KCMO: a green box at some intersections, adjacent to the bike lanes and in front of automobile traffic and the crosswalks. These “queue boxes” or “two-stage left turn” boxes offer cyclists a safe way make left turns from a right-side […]

Electric scooter sharing arrives in KC

Today Bird Scooters launched in Kansas City, MO with 100 scooters around the Downtown area. This new mobility option has a mixed record in the US so far. It could be a great way to get more people out of cars, give people more options for short trips, and/or provide first/last mile options for transit […]

Paseo bike lane public meetings start tonight

Learn about City Hall’s plans for bike lanes on The Paseo and support a high-quality design that provides maximum protection and comfort for people on bikes The City of KCMO is planning to install bike lanes along The Paseo, potentially creating the region’s longest on-street bikeway and providing new mobility options to neighborhoods with high […]

Bike to Boulevard from KCMO City Hall

Celebrate the end of Bike Month with cycling friends from across the region! Let’s gather at KCMO City Hall for an update on the Bike Plan, and then ride together to Boulevard Tours & Recreation Center for great food, drink, and comraderie. We’re celebrating our amazing members with a party at Boulevard! Don’t have a […]

BikeWalkKC’s Complete Streets Advocacy Workshop Series

Learn how to advocate for a better built environment! Join BikeWalkKC’s Policy Team for a hands-on, interactive seven-week crash course on Complete Streets. The weekly course includes seven distinct sessions, each of which build upon each other: Session 1 – Introduction to Active Transportation (Thursday, May 10, 6-8 p.m.) What is your vision for a […]

Women-Only Confident City Cycling

BikeWalkKC’s popular Women-Only Confident City Cycling series begins its first session of 2018! Join us in a safe and supportive place to learn bike handling skills, rules of the road, and other tips and tricks – all skill levels are welcome – taught by women, for women. When: Confident City Cycling is a three-class series held on […]