State legislative updates

April is bringing great progress on bicycle and pedestrian policy reform in both of our state capitals. Kansas just adopted a 3 foot passing and dead red law, while a Missouri Complete Streets is moving forward. KansasGovernor Sam Brownback is now signed a bill requiring motorists to pass bicyclists with at least 3 feet of […]

April 2011 Newsletter

  BikeWalkKC is teaming up with partners across the region to present greater Kansas City’s 6th annual Bike Week. This is your opportunity to sample all things bicycle-related around the metro area.  Whether you’re into racing, bike commuting, mountain biking, fixed gear, or just want to learn how to get around town safely – we have something for […]

March Newsletter

  Free Class, Sat. March 29: Maintain Your RideLearn some great tricks and tips for keeping your bike running trouble-free. Clips of FaithNew Belguim’s film and beer festival returns for a second installment on May Bike Week May 14th-22ndBike Week will once again showcase all aspects of the local bicycling community. Mark your calendars, start […]

Bike valet parking coming soon thanks to Sierra Club

Thanks to a generous grant from the Thomas Hart Benton Chapter of the Sierra Club, BikeWalkKC is establishing a new valet bicycle parking service that will roll out this spring at festivals and community events around the metro area. The new valet bicycling parking service will help to reduce oil consumption, improve air quality, and […]

Inaugural Tour de Brew to Benefit BikeWalkKC

Tour de Brew Kansas City is KC’s newest bike ride, and it benefits BikeWalkKC, the city’s new voice for bicyclists and pedestrians. Let’s start the summer right! Dust off your bike and join us on May 22 for Kansas City’s first Tour de Brew Kansas City. This will be the most entertaining event of the year […]

Alliance for Biking and Walking awards grant to establish BikeWalkKC

BikeWalkKC’s startup is being made possible by an Advocacy Advance grant from the Alliance for Biking and Walking, supported by SRAM, Planet Bike, and Bikes Belong.  The Missouri Bicycle and Pedestrian Federation received a $30,000 matching grant establish BikeWalkKC here in one of the largest American cities without a regional bicycle advocacy organization. We’re now […]