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31
Oct
2017

Kansas City Region Offers Free Rides on Election Day

Date:October 31, 2017

RideKC routes will offer free fares all day on Tuesday, Nov. 7, to make it easier for citizens to vote.

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14
Nov
2017

Meeting Notice: KCATA Board of Commissioners Meeting Moves to Johnson County in November

Date:November 14, 2017

The Nov. 15 KCATA Board of Commissioners meeting will be held in Olathe.

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09
Nov
2017

Veterans Program Surpasses Half a Million Rides

Date:November 09, 2017

The Free Fare for Veterans program began in April of this year, and the program has provided more than 500,000 rides and distributed more than 3,500 passes.

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30
Oct
2017

KCATA Asking Residents, Businesses About Travel Near 71 Highway

Date:October 30, 2017

KCATA is now collecting public input for the next phase of the Connecting Swope Project. This study will identify ways to improve connections across U.S. 71 Highway to the Prospect MAX line. The study team will recommend projects and programs to address issues of access, safety, convenience, and comfort in the area.

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16
Oct
2017

RideKC Forming Advisory Committee

Date:October 16, 2017

KCATA is currently accepting applications for members to join the RideKC Advisory Committee. We are looking for active community members who would like to serve on our new RideKC Advisory Committee.

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29
Sep
2017

KC Streetcar completes phase one of Riverfront Extension Study, looks to secure TIGER grant funding

Date:September 29, 2017

The KC Streetcar Authority (KCSA) has approved moving forward with the next phase of technical work for the Streetcar Riverfront Extension and Multi-Modal project. The project management team consists of the KCSA, Port KC and the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA)

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27
Sep
2017

Several Changes Coming to RideKC Routes Oct. 1

Date:September 27, 2017

Many RideKC routes will change next week, including both MAX bus rapid transit lines. The changes will improve the overall efficiency of transit service, and provide service that better matches local transit needs.

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26
Sep
2017

Main MAX moving to Grand Blvd. Oct. 1

Date:September 26, 2017

RideKC will launch a new route for Main Street MAX on Sunday, Oct. 1 with a free family celebration from 2 to 4 p.m. at Washington Square Park near Crown Center.

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12
Sep
2017

Veterans Pass Available At RideKC Headquarters September 19

Date:September 12, 2017

A special one-day RideKC Veterans Pass event is slated for the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 19. From 8 a.m. to noon, veterans can come to the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) offices at 1200 E. 18th Street to get their Veterans Pass. People can reach the KCATA on RideKC’s 108 Indiana or 25 Troost routes.

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11
Sep
2017

RideKC celebrates upgraded stop with tailgate

Date:September 11, 2017

The bus stop at Kauffman Stadium and Arrowhead has had an extreme makeover, thanks to a joint effort by the Jackson County Sports Complex Authority (JCSCA) and the KCATA.

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