KCATA Board of Commissioners Elects Officers

Posted on: Jan 24, 2018

The Board of Commissioners of the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) has elected new officers for 2018. Daniel Serda, representing Wyandotte County, Ks., was re-elected Chairman at the January board meeting. David Bower, representing Jackson County, Mo., has been elected to serve as Vice Chairman.

Johnson County Commissioner Jim Allen has been named to the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority’s Board of Commissioners.


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RideKC Receives FTA Green Light to Enter Project Development For The KC Streetcar Main St. Extension

Posted on: Jan 05, 2018

KCATA, in partnership with KCSA and KCMO, received official authorization from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to move the KC Streetcar Main Street Extension project into the “Project Development” phase.


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Christmas and New Year’s Day Transit Service

Posted on: Dec 21, 2017

Area transit providers will observe the Christmas holiday on Monday, Dec. 25, and New Year’s Day holiday on Monday, Jan. 1.


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Leavenworth Mayor, Nancy Bauder, KCATA Board of Commissioners

Posted on: Dec 20, 2017

Leavenworth Mayor Nancy Bauder has been named to the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority’s Board of Commissioners.


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Public Comment Wanted for Leavenworth County Transit Plan

Posted on: Nov 28, 2017

KCATA and MARC are developing the Leavenworth County Transit Plan.


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Transit and Pedestrian Access Planning Is Underway for 75th & Metcalf

Posted on: Nov 28, 2017

RideKC, in coordination with the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC), is hosting three public open houses for the 75th and Metcalf Transit and Pedestrian Access Improvement Plan in early December.


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Meeting Notice: KCATA Board of Commissioners Meeting Moves to Johnson County in November

Posted on: Nov 14, 2017

The Nov. 15 KCATA Board of Commissioners meeting will be held in Olathe.


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KC Streetcar completes phase one of Riverfront Extension Study, looks to secure TIGER grant funding

Posted on: Sep 29, 2017

The KC Streetcar Authority (KCSA) has approved moving forward with the next phase of technical work for the Streetcar Riverfront Extension and Multi-Modal project.  The project management team consists of the KCSA, Port KC and the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA)


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Several Changes Coming to RideKC Routes Oct. 1

Posted on: Sep 27, 2017

Many RideKC routes will change next week, including both MAX bus rapid transit lines. The changes will improve the overall efficiency of transit service, and provide service that better matches local transit needs.


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Main MAX moving to Grand Blvd. Oct. 1

Posted on: Sep 26, 2017

RideKC will launch a new route for Main Street MAX on Sunday, Oct. 1 with a free family celebration from 2 to 4 p.m. at Washington Square Park near Crown Center.


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RideKC celebrates upgraded stop with tailgate

Posted on: Sep 11, 2017

The bus stop at Kauffman Stadium and Arrowhead has had an extreme makeover, thanks to a joint effort by the Jackson County Sports Complex Authority (JCSCA) and the KCATA.


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RideKC Offers Holiday Service on Labor Day Weekend

Posted on: Aug 30, 2017

(Kansas City, Mo. – Aug. 30, 2017) The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority announces special schedules for RideKC transit service for the Labor Day holiday weekend.


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Commissioner Klobnak Passes Away

Posted on: Aug 24, 2017

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority is saddened by the death of one of its commissioners. James Klobnak represented the City of Kansas City, Mo., on the KCATA board.


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Expanded Bus On Shoulder closer to reality in KCK

Posted on: May 19, 2017

Bus On Shoulder will expand in Kansas, adding a 3.6-mile section of I-35 from Lamar Avenue through Wyandotte County to the Missouri state line


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Team Selected to Study Southern Streetcar Extension

Posted on: May 15, 2017

One year with the downtown KC Streetcar and plans are underway to look at expansion efforts. KCSA, in coordination with KCATA, selected the team led by HDR to conduct a KC Streetcar Southern Extension study to assess multi-modal transportation needs.


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