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22
Apr
2015

Metro Day Pass, Visitor Pass Good For Regional Travel

Date:April 22, 2015

The Day Pass costs $3 and is available on board Metro, MAX and IndeBus vehicles. Customers buy the pass directly from the bus’ farebox for $3 cash, and the pass is good until midnight on the date purchased.

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22
Apr
2015

Day Pass, Visitor Pass Good For Regional Travel

Date:April 22, 2015

Under a multi-agency agreement, transit riders can use a Day Pass to travel on any of the four local transit services in the region. Kansas City Area Transportation Authority, Johnson County Transit, Unified Government Transit and the City of Independence all will accept the Day Pass from Metro and MAX buses on local transit routes. In addition, Unified Government Transit and the IndeBus will honor the three-day Visitor Pass.

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03
Apr
2015

Route 47-Broadway Serves The K

Date:April 03, 2015

RideKC is ready to take fans to Kauffman Stadium, with transit service on 47-Broadway along Blue Ridge Cutoff seven days a week.

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27
Mar
2015

Organizations Join Forces to Assess Pedestrian/Bicycle/Transit Safety in Kansas City

Date:March 27, 2015

Approximately 45 persons from neighborhoods, special interest organizations, Local, State and Federal agencies will gather on March 27, 2015 to conduct the Missouri Pedestrian/Bicycle/Transit Safety Assessment on the Prospect Avenue Corridor from 22nd St. to 39th St. in Kansas City.

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12
Mar
2015

Bus Driver Appreciation Day Is March 18

Date:March 12, 2015

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) is encouraging people to celebrate “Bus Driver Appreciation Day” on Tuesday, March 18. Driving a Metro bus isn’t an easy job, but the best drivers make it look that way. KCATA Metro bus drivers provided nearly 16 million trips last year, getting people to work, school, shopping and medical appointments. We are asking Kansas City to say “Thank you” to a bus driver on March 18.

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12
Mar
2015

National News: Record 10.8 Billion Trips Taken On U.S. Public Transportation In 2014

Date:March 12, 2015

Americans took 10.8 billion trips on public transportation in 2014, which is the highest annual public transit ridership number in 58 years, according to a report released today by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA).

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05
Mar
2015

Metro Ridership Nears 16 Million in 2014

Date:March 05, 2015

Metro ridership continued to grow in 2014. The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) customers logged more than 15.9 million trips last year, the third highest annual ridership in nearly two decades.

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18
Feb
2015

Joe Reardon Named CEO of KCATA

Date:February 18, 2015

Joe Reardon, former Mayor/CEO of the Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Ks., has been selected as the new President & CEO of the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA).

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02
Feb
2015

Public Meetings About Changes To Paratransit Application Process

Date:February 02, 2015

KCATA will host several public meetings during the week of Feb. 9 to discuss proposed changes to the application process for Share-A-Fare paratransit service.

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31
Jan
2015

Feb. 11: Public Meetings About Long-Term Vision of Downtown Transit

Date:January 31, 2015

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will host two public meetings on Wednesday, Feb. 11, to update the public on Kansas City’s long-term vision for downtown transit.

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