2015 Year in Review

2015 was a great year for BikeWalkKC, for communities around the region, and for the entire walking and bicycling movement. The accomplishments this year were too many to list, but we’ve done our best to share some of the highlights. BikeWalkKC’s news and accomplishments Record year for Youth Education Program Our BLAST Kids on Bikes […]

Maggie Priesmeyer Green

Director of Programs 816-205-7056 extension 7 maggie.priesmeyer@bikewalkkc.org Blog posts by Maggie Maggie leads our programs like Adult and Youth Education, Safe Routes to School, and Women Bike KC. She also leads events like the Women’s Bike Summit and Safe Routes to School Summit. Maggie is responsible for ongoing program evaluation to measure our outcomes and […]

An Update on BikeWalkKC’s SRTS Project

In order for any community planning process to succeed regular updates on progress, knowledge gained and connections made must be provided. The Safe Routes to School Project currently underway in KCMO’s Kansas City Public School District (KCPS) has been underway since late last fall (November 2014) and has made great strides since that time. This will […]

BikeWalkKC welcomes two new additions to the staff

BikeWalkKC has seen a lot of growth over the last year, and we recently welcomed two individuals to our full-time staff: Joe Blankenship and Joshua Hoffman. Joe Blankenship will be working with BikeWalkKC as the Safe Routes to School Planner. BikeWalkKC received a two-year grant from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to […]

BikeWalkKC receives funding from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to expand SRTS efforts

BikeWalkKC receives funding from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to expand SRTS efforts  BikeWalkKC has received more than $200,000 in funding from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to turn a comprehensive, Safe Routes to School pilot project at James Elementary into a full-scale program. We will be working with […]

Consulting

BikeWalkKC offers many educational, professional development, and consulting services  to empower citizens, communities, and professionals for excellence in advocating, planning, and engineering.  Download Consulting Services Profile (PDF). Services Offered Safe Routes to School Assistance Technical assistance for school districts and municipalities seeking to improve walking/biking to school. Bike Education for Transportation Professionals Classroom and on-bike training […]

Partners

We work with many partners across the metro area on policy, events, programs, evaluation, publicity, and other projects to promote Safe Routes to School. Mid-America Regional Council Co-organize regional celebrations of International Walk to School Day Co-chair the Pedestrian and Bicycle Task Team of the Destination Safe Coalition Member of Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee […]

Staff

Our Staff The BikeWalkKC team are professional advocates, educators, planners, and consultants. They work hard every day of the year to make Greater Kansas City a better place to live, work, and play. Eric Rogers Executive Director and Co-founder Bio/Contact Laura Steele Director of Education Bio/Contact