Proposed Service Changes for 115 Kansas Avenue, 116 West Parallel

Date:November 07, 2017
Effective:Nov 09, 2017

Meetings about changes to 115, 116

RideKC has scheduled four public meetings to discuss proposed service changes to routes 115 Kansas Avenue and 116 West Parallel in Wyandotte County. The meetings will be held in Room 849-B at the 47th & State transit center on North 47th Street in Kansas City, Kan. The meetings are set for the following dates and times:

  • 4 to 6 p.m, Nov. 9
  • 10 a.m. to noon, Nov. 21
  • 8 to 10 a.m., Dec. 7
  • 5 to 7 p.m., Dec. 19

Staff from the Unified Government and the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority will be on hand to answer questions and provide riders the opportunity to comment on following proposed changes:

115 Kansas Avenue: Route will be altered to provide more direct service to Wild Woody’s supermarket location on South 65th Street and Kaw Drive. Route will no longer serve Kaw Drive south of Kansas Avenue, Swartz Road or South 78th Street. The route will now travel west on Kansas Ave then north on 78th Street to Riverview with new service to Cambridge Apartments. Route will serve the Amazon Fulfilment center at Turner Diagonal and Interstate 70. Scheduled times will be changed by one or two minutes between time points.

116 West Parallel: Route will be altered to provide more direct service to the Village West East development with additional services to Dairy Farmers of America and Frontier Justice. Route will no longer provide services on Parallel Parkway from North 99th Street to Village West Parkway. Route will now travel on Parallel Parkway to North 99th Street, France Family Drive to Village West Parkway before resuming the regular route.

Riders may submit comments to: Unified Government Transit, Attn: Justus Welker, Director, 5033 State Ave., Kansas City, KS 66102.

Maps of Proposed Changes

115 Kansas Avenue

115 map

116 West Parallel 

116 map

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