COVID Exposure Updates

Date:September 21, 2020

(Kansas City, Mo. - Sept. 21) RideKC has confirmed a positive COVID-19 test result for a bus operator in September, in addition to five bus operators who tested positive in April through August.  

The RideKC bus operator drove the following routes on the following dates and times, within the last month:

Date Route and time
Tuesday, Sept. 8 229 Boardwalk-KCI, 4:30-11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 8 47 Broadway, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 9 229 Boardwalk-KCI, 4:30-10:30 a.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 9 47 Broadway, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 10 Main MAX, 5-10:30 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 10 47 Broadway, 3:30-6:30 p.m.

RideKC is taking steps to prevent the spread of COVID:

  • Masks are required on board buses and at bus stops
  • Plexiglass shields the operator
  • Fares are suspended to reduce interaction and contact between customers and bus operators
  • Riders boarding at the back door on most buses

More about the impacts of COVID on RideKC is available in the passenger bulletin section of our website: