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 […]

Taking on Traffic Laws - A How-To Guide for Decriminalizing Mobility

“Taking on Traffic Laws” Working Webinar

BikeWalkKC and Safe Routes Partnership are hosting a “working webinar” for people and organizations interested in hearing more about the guide, asking questions, and participating in breakout groups to talk through how to take action to address these unjust traffic laws. BikeWalkKC and the Safe Routes Partnership are proud to present Taking on Traffic Laws: […]

Merriam Connected Corridor Plan Open House

You’re invited to attend the Merriam Connected Corridor Plan public open house on Tuesday, April 12 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Merriam Community Center. The plan is a joint effort among Overland Park, Merriam, the Unified Government of Kansas City, Kansas and Wyandotte County, and Mid-America Regional Council to envision the future of the Merriam Corridor, a 4-mile […]

Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd Pedestrian Facilities Open House

Join KCMO and the Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd. Pedestrian Facilities planning team on Wednesday, April 6, between 4:00-6:00 p.m., at Brush Creek Community Center for the second  open house! The project team will be providing updates on how they have incorporated your feedback into their plans. The goal of this Planning Sustainable Places (PSP) Study […]

Vision Zero Intersection Improvements Open House (virtual)

In May 2020, KCMO City Council passed the Vision Zero resolution to eliminate traffic fatalities and serious injuries on our streets by 2030, while increasing safe, healthy, equitable mobility for everyone. Goals for Vision Zero KC Create safer streets for everyone, in all neighborhoods Eliminate traffic fatalities and serious injuries by 2030 Implement low-cost, high-impact pilot projects […]

Vision Zero Intersection Improvements Open House (in-person)

In May 2020, KCMO City Council passed the Vision Zero resolution to eliminate traffic fatalities and serious injuries on our streets by 2030, while increasing safe, healthy, equitable mobility for everyone. Goals for Vision Zero KC Create safer streets for everyone, in all neighborhoods Eliminate traffic fatalities and serious injuries by 2030 Implement low-cost, high-impact pilot projects […]

Prospect Ave. bridge over I-70 public meeting

MoDOT Kansas City will be hosting a public information meeting regarding this project from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29 in the conference room at the KCMO Police East Patrol Campus located at 2640 Prospect Ave. in Kansas City, MO. Please note that NO formal presentations will be made. The public can attend the meeting any point […]

Taking on Traffic Laws - A How-To Guide for Decriminalizing Mobility

Press Release: BikeWalkKC and Safe Routes Partnership unveil “Taking on Traffic Laws” guide and webinar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2022 CONTACTS: Amy Scrivner 816-205-7056 x4 513-919-9613 cell amy.scrivner@bikewalkkc.org Marisa Jones 610-428-4827 marisa@saferoutespartnership.org            BikeWalkKC and Safe Routes Partnership unveil “Taking on Traffic Laws: a How-To Guide for Decriminalizing Mobility” with a webinar on April 20 In communities across the United States, there are laws that criminalize the simple acts […]

Open House- 11th/12th Complete Streets Corridor Study

Save the date: the City of KCMO and the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority are planning an in-person open house to share findings from the 11th/12th Complete Streets study. Come see the potential for an east-west corridor that prioritizes transit, pedestrians, and bicyclists! 11th/12th Complete Streets Open House Wednesday, March 2 from 4 p.m.- 6 […]