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08
Sep
2016

KCATA Receives Largest Grant for New Buses In 20 Years

Date:September 08, 2016

The KCATA will receive $8,986,350 to purchase new buses from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA). This award is the biggest Bus and Bus Facilities Grant KCATA has earned since 1993.

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01
Sep
2016

RideKC Offers Holiday Service On Labor Day Weekend

Date:September 01, 2016

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority announces special schedules for RideKC transit service for the Labor Day holiday weekend.

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18
Aug
2016

Popular K-10 Connect Resumes Regular Service Monday

Date:August 18, 2016

As students return to college campuses this fall, Johnson County’s popular bus service will resume its regular operating schedule between Overland Park and Lawrence.

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18
Aug
2016

UMKC, KCAI and MCCKC Travel on RideKC Transit with U-Pass

Date:August 18, 2016

Kansas City Area Transportation Authority has formed partnerships with University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC), Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) and Metropolitan Community College of Kansas City (MCCKC) to provide U-Pass, an all-access transit pass to university students.

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01
Aug
2016

RideKC Transit To Pilot Free Bus Ride Program For Paratransit Users

Date:August 01, 2016

(Kansas City, Mo. – August 1, 2016) The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will offer free bus rides for qualified paratransit users in a new pilot program.

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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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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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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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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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