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15
Jul
2022

RideKC Wins Top Honor in North America

Date:July 15, 2022

(Kansas City, Mo. | July 15, 2022) RideKC has been named the top public transit agency in North America for midsize agencies, earning the prestigious 2022 American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Outstanding Public Transportation System Achievement Award.  

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07
Oct
2022

RideKC routes to change times, improve schedule reliability

Date:October 07, 2022
RideKC routes to change times, improve schedule reliability

(Kansas City, Mo. | Oct. 6, 2022) RideKC will make service changes starting Sunday, Oct. 9. Most of these changes are time adjustments to keep buses on schedule and improve service. RideKC’s 11 Northeast-Westside, 57 Wornall and 570 Blue Springs Express will have additional changes and improvements.

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16
Sep
2022

Public Meetings Slated for RideKC East-West Transit Study

Date:September 16, 2022

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA), in coordination with several project partners, will host two in-person meetings and one virtual meeting in October for the KCATA East-West Transit Study. The RideKC East-West Transit Study will evaluate a high-capacity transit connection between the area around the University of Kansas Health System campus in Kansas City, Kansas, and the area around the Rock Island Corridor/Truman Sports Complex (Kauffman Stadium and Arrowhead Stadium) in Kansas City,  Missouri.

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07
Sep
2022

KCATA Announces Executive Promotions

Date:September 07, 2022

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) is pleased to announce several promotions.

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10
Aug
2022

KCATA Announces New Interim CEO to Lead Bi-State Authority

Date:August 10, 2022

(Kansas City, Mo. - Aug. 10, 2022) The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) is pleased to announce Frank White III, as the new interim President and CEO. White will be transitioning out of his role of Vice President of the RideKC Development Corporation (RKCDC), an organization he helped create to facilitate transportation-oriented development along the region’s transportation corridors. The 10-member KCATA Board of Commissioners voted unanimously in favor of White.

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27
Jul
2022

KCATA Board accepts resignation of CEO

Date:July 27, 2022

At its July 27, 2022 meeting, the Board of Commissioners for the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) approved an agreement under which the Board accepted the resignation of Robbie Makinen as CEO for KCATA.

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18
May
2022

RideKC Kicks Off East-West Transit Study

Date:May 18, 2022

KCATA, in cooperation with several project partners, announces the launch of the RideKC East-West Transit Study to evaluate an east-west, high-capacity transit connection between the area around the University of Kansas Health System campus in Kansas City, Kans. and the area around the Truman Sports Complex (Kauffman Stadium and Arrowhead Stadium) in Kansas City,  Mo.  

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19
Apr
2022

RideKC Ends Mask Mandate On Public Transit

Date:April 19, 2022

Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will end the mask mandate for customers and operators following Transportation Security Administration (TSA) guidance issued on April 18, 2022.

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23
Feb
2022

RideKC Seeks Input On New Johnson County Service

Date:February 23, 2022

RideKC routes in Johnson County, Kan., will change this year as part of several pilot programs to improve public transportation.

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14
Feb
2022

RideKC Introduces New Mobile Flex App

Date:February 14, 2022

RideKC introduced a new mobile app for five RideKC Flex routes. The five zones are currently zero fare.

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