Mar. 1: Share-A-Fare In Phase A

Date:February 28, 2015

(Kansas City, Mo. – March 1, 2015) Due to road conditions, the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) has activated Phase A of the Inclement Weather Plan for the Share-A-Fare paratransit service. Many customers may experience delays of 30 to 60 minutes past scheduled pickup times.

Share-A-Fare (SAF) is a transportation program that provides alternate transportation to persons whose disability prevents them from using the regular fixed-route bus service.

Customer questions or cancellations can be directed to the Share-A-Fare office at (816) 842-9070.

Where to Get Information

Customers can stay informed on the status of Metro buses:

Customers can also track their buses using our live bus-tracking tool, WebWatch. A mobile-friendly bus tracker is available at

Metro bus customers can contact the Regional Call Center at (816) 221-0660. Regular hours for the Call Center are from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays. Details of the emergency snow reroute plan are available online.

Travel Tips for Metro Customers 

  • Please use caution getting on and off buses. We expect thawing and refreezing over the next several days. Even if pavement looks clear, it may be icy.
  • Dress for the weather. 
  • Carry a cellphone.
  • Be cautious walking to the bus stops and boarding buses.