KCMO Mayoral and City Council races: what’s next?

The upcoming races for KCMO Mayor and City Council have made a lot of headlines this week! We are excited to see so many great candidates get involved, and many who are already champions for our vision to reclaim our streets as places for people to build a culture of active living. With the official […]

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 […]

Bike To Work Day Commuter Stop

BikeWalkKC wants to thank and encourage all who ride on Bike to Work Day! Stop by the BikeWalkKC office for some MAPS coffee, Panera bagels, and to preview the COMING SOON new bike lanes on Armour! Not a Gillham-Corridor commuter? Check the KC Bike Month calendar for more Bike to Work Day celebrations!

PRESS RELEASE: Man in wheelchair dies after hit-and-run

A man in a motorized wheelchair was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash this morning. The crash occurred around 9:30 a.m. near 11th and Charlotte Streets. Authorities say the victim, identified as 50-year-old Phillip Noel, was crossing the street within the marked crosswalk when the vehicle struck him and sped away. Noel was taken […]

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 […]

Partner Profile: Children’s Mercy Kansas City

At BikeWalkKC, we see a community that is barrier free, has complete biking and walking access, and has a connected culture of active transportation and active lifestyles, and we seek partners with the same vision. Children’s Mercy Kansas City (CMKC) has been that kind of partner since 2014. Founded in 1897, Children’s Mercy is one of […]

Earth Day Bike Tour Happy Hour

Join Kansas City Community Gardens and BikeWalkKC for a garden bike ride tour and happy hour! The bike tour visiting 3 gardens and an orchard will be led by BikeWalkKC. At the end of the ride, enjoy beer from KC Bier Co and food for sale by Organic Soul KC in KCCG’s Beanstalk Garden. There […]

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 […]