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18
Jul
2016

Community Leaders Receive KCATA Rosa Parks SPIRIT Awards

Date:July 18, 2016

(Kansas City, MO. – July 19, 2016) On Tuesday, August 16, 2016, the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will present the 4th annual KCATA Rosa Parks SPIRIT Awards celebrating individuals and organizations that, in the spirit of Civil Rights Leader Rosa Parks, are making a difference in metro Kansas City and in public transit.

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15
Jul
2016

RideKC to Catch ‘Em All

Date:July 15, 2016

Pokemon Go contest encourages people to RideKC while exploring Kansas City.

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06
Jul
2016

New RideKC Pilot Program Offers Expanded Trans Options for Seniors, Riders with Disabilities

Date:July 06, 2016

(Kansas City, Mo. – July 6, 2016) A new pilot program broadening the transportation options for seniors and anyone with a disability starts this week in Johnson County, Ks., and eastern Jackson County, Mo.

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27
Jun
2016

Changes Coming to RideKC Routes

Date:June 27, 2016

Starting July 3, 2016, the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority will be making changes to a few RideKC routes. The changes are designed to help improve the efficiency of these different routes in Kansas City, Mo. The biggest change is an expansion to connect Southwest Blvd., the Westside, and the Northeast.

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22
Jun
2016

Ozone Alert for June 23

Date:June 22, 2016

Thursday, June 23, is an Ozone Alert!

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20
Jun
2016

RideKC Transit Expands In Johnson County on July 5

Date:June 20, 2016

(Kansas City, Mo. – June 20, 2016) New RideKC transit service will be launched July 5 in Johnson County, providing new and expanded regional connections to jobs, higher education and many restaurants and stores.

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15
Jun
2016

Ozone Alert! Issued for Thursday, June 16

Date:June 15, 2016

Thursday, June 16, is an Ozone Alert!

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14
Jun
2016

First Ozone Alert of 2016 Issued For Wednesday, June 15

Date:June 14, 2016

Wednesday, June 15, is an Ozone Alert! To promote healthy air quality, RideKC cut the cost of riding the bus in half on an Ozone Alert.

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07
Jun
2016

A story time on the bus? Shh…It’s a surprise

Date:June 07, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Surprise story times are popping up on buses around Kansas City, Kansas. During the month of June, riders on the 101 bus route may get to hear a story read by local athletes and community leaders including Mayor Mark Holland and a member of the roller derby. These individuals will be appearing at unannounced times as part of Kansas City, Kansas Public Library’s (KCKPL) Stories on the Bus program to promote summer reading and the upcoming Library in the Park.

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03
Jun
2016

Discounted Bus Fares Help Battle Regional Air Pollution

Date:June 03, 2016

During the months of June through September, RideKC will pick up part of the cost of riding the bus on Ozone Alert days, when there is a high concentration of ground-level ozone pollution.

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