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 […]

Join Us: Walk Audits for “Improve I-70 KC”!

Take part in a series of walk audits for the I-70 corridor on Friday, June 3! Third District Councilwoman Melissa Robinson, BikeWalkKC, the City of KCMO, Missouri Department of Transportation, TREKK Design Group, Parson + Associates and others are coming together to conduct a walk audit of the crossings along a key stretch of the […]

National Walk, Bike, and Roll to School Day

Is your child’s school planning a Bike to School Day event? Click the orange button to find out what local schools are participating (so far, select schools in Lawrence, Lenexa, and KCMO) and get tips for planning an event on the National Walk, Bike, and Roll to School website. But don’t stop there! BikeWalkKC advocates […]

First Quarter Update on the 2022 Policy Platform

It’s hard to believe we’re already a quarter of the way through 2022. When we started the new year, we shared our policy platform to outline the goals we had to advocate for better walking, biking, and transit in KCMO and beyond. Now that we’re through the first three months of 2022, we wanted to […]

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 […]