MAX Service Outreach

Date:June 16, 2017
Effective:Jun 19, 2017

Pop-Up Meetings

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will hold several “pop up” public meetings to discuss proposed service changes that would affect Main Street MAX and Troost MAX this October.

The KCATA will offer details of the proposed changes, and provide an opportunity for customers to ask questions about changes planned for both routes.

The following meeting times are intended to allow customers to meet with KCATA staff to review and comment on changes that affect them.

Monday, June 19, 7 to 9 am, Plaza Library Northbound MAX Stop
Monday, June 19, 4 to 6 pm, 12th & Grand MAX Stop
Tuesday, June 20, 4 to 6 pm, Crown Center MAX Stop
Wednesday, June 21, 7 to 9 am, 75th and Troost MAX Stop
Thursday, June 22, 7 to 9 am, Waldo MAX Stop, 7400 block of Broadway.
Thursday, June 22, 4 to 6 pm, 12th between Baltimore & Main MAX Stop
Monday, June 26, 7 to 9 am, Truman Medical Center MAX Charlotte Stop
Monday, June 26, 4 to 6 pm, Truman Medical Center Southbound Holmes MAX Stop
Tuesday, June 27, 7 to 9 am, 31st and Troost Northbound MAX top
Tuesday, June 27, 4 to 6 pm, 31st and Main Northbound MAX Stop
Wednesday, June 28, 7 to 9 am, 39th and Main Northbound MAX Stop
Wednesday, June 28, 4 to 6 pm, 39th and Main Southbound MAX Stop
Thursday, June 29, 7 to 9 am, Bannister and Drury MAX Stop
Thursday, June 29, 4 to 6 pm, Plaza MAX Stop

You may submit comments and questions by calling 816-346-0300 or by email at Comments can also be mailed to the Planning Department, KCATA, and 1200 E. 18th St., Kansas City, MO 64108. You can also give feedback about proposed changes to Main St. MAX online. 

Passenger bulletins with final details and any changes will be issued in September.  Look for them on your bus, or at

Summary of proposed service changes

Main Street MAX: The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority is seeking public input about a proposal that would move service to Grand Boulevard from Main Street downtown. The proposed route would travel along Grand Boulevard from 3rd Street in the River Market to Pershing & Grand. MAX service on Wyandotte between 16th and 12th Street would be eliminated. Weekday, Saturday and Sunday schedules will be adjusted for improved on-time performance.

Troost MAX:  The southern end of route will move to Three Trails Transit Center at Banister and Blue Ridge from Bannister and Drury. Weekday, Saturday and Sunday schedules will adjusted because the route will be extended to the Three Trails Transit Center. Saturday and Sunday frequencies will be modified. Service along Marion Ridge, East 96th Place and Hillcrest Road will end because the Bannister and Drury Park and Ride lot will be closed.

23 23rd Street: Route modified for better connections to Kansas City Health Department and Truman Medical Center. Eastbound/westbound service to travel on Troost Avenue between 23rd and 25th Street and then on Charlotte and Holmes through Truman Medical Center. End of the westbound route to be determined.

25 Troost: Staff is soliciting passenger input on possible service changes.