In Your Community > Northland

KCMO north of the River, plus North Kansas City, Liberty, Parkville, Gladstone, Riverside, etc.

BikeWalkKC Programs and Activities

Youth Education
Our four Local Spokes youth education programs teach kids the skills they need to bike and walk safely and confidently to school or around their neighborhood. Since 2012, our programs have served nearly 20,000 kids at dozens of schools in the North Kansas City, Park Hill, and Kearney districts. Learn more.

Bike Share - Now in North Kansas City!
Our RideKC Bike program now includes three pedal bike stations in North Kansas City. Since 2012, bike share users have offset more than 100,000 pounds of carbon and burned more than 7.5 million calories.

Safe Routes to School
BikeWalkKC provides technical assistance and programs to schools and school districts to help them get more kids walking and biking to school. Learn more.

Current Campaigns and Advocacy Issues

North Kansas City Bicycle Master Plan

Route 92 Centennial Bridge at Leavenworth

Current Public Projects

GO KC: infrastructure bonds for sidewalk repairs

KCMO Bike Plan

Burlington Road Cycletrack: North KC

Local Resources in the Northland

2008 Trails KC master plan (KCMO)

2003 Walkability plan (KCMO)

Riverside Trail Information

Parkville Route 9 Corridor Study

Northland Trails Vision Plan
A master plan for trails connecting all communities in Clay and Platte Counties

Liberty Healthy Street Design Assessment
A study of how the community's built environment impacts the health of residents.

How you can get involved

KCMO Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee
Fourth Mondays at 4:30 p.m. KC Health Department, 2400 Troost Avenue

BikeWalkKC Advocacy Mailing List
Get email alerts about important news in your community. This is a low-volume list.

KCMO City Hall Information

Find your KCMO City Council members
Each district has two representatives at City Hall. 1st, 2nd, and 4th Districts include parts of the Northland.

Suburban City Halls

Kansas City BCycle in North Kansas City

Upcoming Events

Tue 20

Confident City Cycling in North Kansas City

August 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun 25

Tour de Shawnee**

August 25 @ 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Sep 14

Maintain Your Ride in NKC

September 14 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Sep 28

2019 Bike MS: Kansas City**

September 28 @ 8:00 am - September 29 @ 5:00 pm

Stats and Highlights

Almost 2,000 Northland kids have been served by our Youth Education programs

Kansas City BCycle users have offset 100,000 pounds of carbon and burned 7.5 million calories

KCMO has a Complete Streets policy and is Bronze Level Bike Friendly Community