10th Annual Community Development Workshop

The Community Development Workshop (CDW) is presented in partnership with several Kansas City, MO and Kansas City, KS nonprofits. The workshop has provided an annual opportunity to learn with leaders in community development, collaborate with other neighborhood change-makers, and be empowered to transform your community. The CDW is open to anyone who is seeking to […]

Summer Bike Club with BikeWalkKC and KC Public Library

Kids learn how to use a bicycle for transportation through weekly bike rides and earn a bike of their very own! This FREE program is an exciting course of 8-9 lessons that combine knowledge of the rules of the road with on-road bike skills. Kids also get hands-on bike maintenance training before taking home bicycles, […]

Youth Learn-to-Ride Class

All parents and kids of all grade levels are invited to our Youth Learn-to-Ride Class in Liberty, MO. Our expert instructors will give on-bike lessons in balancing, pedaling, steering, and stopping for kids who are ready for a little extra motivation and encouragement. We recommend bringing your own helmet, but we will be happy to […]

I-70 Walk Audits

How do you cross I-70 now? What would make it safer for people who walk, bike, and take the bus? Third District Councilwoman Melissa Robinson, BikeWalkKC, the City of KCMO, Missouri Department of Transportation, and others are coming together to conduct a walk audit of the crossings along a key stretch of the I-70 corridor from The Paseo […]

National Bike to Work Week

All over Kansas City, workers bicycle to their jobs at construction sites, restaurants, and offices. You can, too! Refresh your cycling skills with BikeWalkKC’s YouTube videos in English or Spanish. Is your workplace bike friendly? The League of American Bicyclists keeps a database of Bicycle Friendly States, Communities, Business, and Universities who meet set criteria. […]

Confident City Cycling with Olathe Public Library

This course teaches you to be a safer, more confident rider on trails and city streets. Learn state and local bicycling laws, how to avoid road hazards, and more. Don’t forget! Air up your tires and bring your bike and helmet. This class will include indoor and outdoor activities. Need a helmet? Let us know: […]

Tresa biked to work, and you can, too!

Tresa Carter loves to walk. She enjoys spending time in nature, even when the nature is nestled in between houses and sidewalks in her KCMO neighborhood. Her dog, Winnie, takes in the scents and sounds while Tresa waves to her neighbors and soaks up the sunshine.  As BikeWalkKC’s Director of Community Planning, she wants to […]

Charlie’s House Youth Bike Rodeo

Youth of all ages are invited to join us for tons of fun on Saturday, April 30. Sign up for one of our sessions and spend an hour practicing your bike handling and safety skills. No need to bring a bike– you can borrow a bike and a sanitized helmet from us! 3 sessions to […]

2022 Bike Friendly State Rankings for Kansas and Missouri

Understanding the Bike-Friendly State Rankings for Kansas and Missouri The League of American Bicyclists recently released their 2022 rankings of bike-friendly states, and the results were a mixed bag for Kansas and Missouri. Kansas improved from 37th in 2019 to 30th in 2022. Missouri regressed, falling from 35th in 2019 to 45th in 2022.  The […]