Cultivating Healthy Communities with BWKC and the Aetna Foundation

The Aetna Project, Building Collective Health: Community Interventions for Northeast KC, is in full swing! Early last fall, BikeWalkKC was selected as one of 25 grantees for the Aetna Foundation’s Cultivating Healthy Communities program and awarded a community grant to work in partnership with Children’s Mercy Kansas City. Since then, we’ve been hard at work […]

Beyond the Loop: 2 Refined Alternatives public meeting #2**

Please RSVP to Join the Conversation! As you know, the Broadway/O’Neil Bridge will need to be rehabilitated or replaced in the coming years and several options have emerged for a re-imagined North Loop in the context of a reconfigured river crossing. Public input on the changing needs of the region has informed an initial series […]

Truman Road Complete Street Community Meeting**

The City of Kansas City and the Mid America Regional Council invite you to a community meeting to learn about and provide feedback on conceptual designs for the Truman Road Complete Street Plan. When and Where: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 4:30-6:00 p.m. Gregg-Klice Community Center 1600 John “Buck” O’Neil Way (17th Ter & Paseo) Kansas […]

Beyond the Loop: 2 Refined Alternatives public meeting #1**

Please RSVP to Join the Conversation! As you know, the Broadway/O’Neil Bridge will need to be rehabilitated or replaced in the coming years and several options have emerged for a re-imagined North Loop in the context of a reconfigured river crossing. Public input on the changing needs of the region has informed an initial series […]

BikeWalkKC Supports Streetcar Planning Ordinance

BikeWalkKC has submitted a letter of support for Ordinance No. 171032, which allows for further planning of proposed streetcar expansions. We believe that it is in the best interest of the city to continue to create a system that embraces all modes of transportation. You can read the letter below: January 10, 2018 Councilman Jermaine […]

Complete Streets are a reason to #FeelGoodFriday!

by Michael Kelley, Policy Coordinator Well, it took a three-hour session, two trips to City Hall, and one wooden bow tie, but… KCMO is getting Complete Streets! Yesterday, the Complete Streets ordinance came up for a vote before the City Council’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and passed, which we were expecting. The ordinance was co-sponsored […]

Complete Streets Ordinance Heading to City Council

Download our Complete KC Info Sheet! The recent passage of the ballot measure to build a new terminal for KCI has already brought a number of benefits to the City of Fountains. In addition to demonstrating that our city can come together for an important cause, it is a prime example of the next chapter in […]