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KC Streetcar Main Street Extension Project Advances Federal Funding Request

Posted on: Sep 12, 2018

The KC Streetcar project team recently applied for federal funding for the Main Street Extension to University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC), marking a crucial step in moving the street extension project towards construction. 

 

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Free Rides on Election Day

Posted on: Aug 03, 2018

RideKC routes will offer free fares all day on Tuesday, Aug. 7, to make it easier for citizens to vote. 

 

 

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27th & Prospect Building Demolition Slated

Posted on: Jul 25, 2018

KCATA will host a ceremonial building demolition event at 10 a.m. Aug. 1, 2018, on the southeast corner of 27th & Prospect.

 

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Joe Peterson joins RideKC Board

Posted on: May 25, 2018

KCATA welcomed Joe Peterson to the Board of Commissioners. Peterson was appointed to the Board by Mayor and CEO of Unified Government of Wyandotte County/ Kansas City Ks. David Alvey.

 

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Anne Post joins RideKC Board

Posted on: May 24, 2018

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) welcomed Anne Post to the Board of Commissioners. Post was appointed to the Board by Kansas City, Mo. Mayor Sly James and started in April.

 

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3-Trail Transit Center To Celebrate Opening With Dedication

Posted on: May 23, 2018

KCATA, 3 Trails West, Inc. and the National Park Service will dedicate a major transit hub which is both high-tech and historic at 12:30 p.m., May 31. The 3-Trails Transit Center is at 9449 Blue Ridge Blvd.

 

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KCATA Partnerships Drive Rider Safety

Posted on: Mar 20, 2018

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority continues its award-winning track record as one of the safest and most secure transit authorities in the country.

 

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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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