E-Bikes 101 Information Session

Catch the e-bike buzz at Spokes Cafe and Cyclery on Feb. 23rd! We’ll be sparking conversation about the new RideKCBike e-bikes, hubs, and app– it’s sure to be electrifying!

Middle School BLAST: Bigger, Smarter, and Faster

Your junior high gym class was never like this! Education Instructor Jill Iwanski recounts her adventures in our newest Youth Education pilot: BLAST for Middle Schoolers. The BikeWalkKC education team sent a crew of instructors to Northeast Middle School (NEMS) in the Kansas City Public School District for a trial  of our premier youth education […]

How to get the most out of a public meeting

Do you ever wonder how you can affect change in your own neighborhood? Policy Coordinator Michael Kelley shares how you can join the conversation at public meetings and speak up for what matters to you. BikeWalkKC regularly works in both the advocacy and planning realms to foster policy and changes to the built environment that […]

Advocacy Opportunity: KC Streetcar Public Meeting

Speak up for bicycling and walking! Attend this public meeting to learn more about proposed bike and pedestrian connections along the future KC Streetcar route to the Berkley Riverfront. Questions about active transportation advocacy? Email info@bikewalkkc.org. Questions about this meeting? Email info@kcstreetcar.org.

Donated bikes make all the difference for area families

One of the barriers families find difficult to overcome when they decide to travel by bike is simply owning a bike. Even used bicycles can be expensive! And once you get a bike, you have to maintain it– there are lots of moving parts that need to be kept clean and lubricated, and you can’t get […]

“First of its kind” private-public-nonprofit electric bike share hits Kansas City

BikeWalkKC is pleased to announce a new partnership with RideKC and Drop Mobility, a leading micro-mobility provider to bring shared-use electric assist bicycles to Kansas City. The newly branded RideKC Bike program, powered by Drop Mobility’s hardware and software, launched today with a press conference at RideKC’s headquarters. RideKC and BikeWalkKC are planning a “soft” rollout: a handful of e-bikes are expected […]

Advanced Maintain Your Ride

Join BWKC’s instructors to build on the content covered in Maintain Your Ride, with a more advanced spin. Topics to be covered include: overhauling bottom brackets, hubs, forks, truing wheels, etc.

KC Tweed Ride 2018

In the spirit of “The Golden Age of Bicycles,” BikeWalkKC cordially invites you to attend in the ninth annual Kansas City Tweed Ride – Velocipede & Tweed Indeed! Please join us on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at Kessler Park in Kansas City, MO for an afternoon of sophisticated social revelry upon the most marvelous machines […]

Halloween Bike Rodeo

Saddle up for some Halloween fun with BikeWalkKC, Family Bicycles, New Belgium Brewing, and Bier Station! Proceeds benefit the education programs of BikeWalkKC.

Traffic-calming demonstration in Rosedale

In 2013, Kansas City, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri took great steps to make Southwest Boulevard safer for cyclists when they painted bike lanes from the Crossroads District in KCMO all the way to Merriam Lane. These efforts have continued to evolve and improve over the last five years, and a new effort in Rosedale […]