(Kansas City, Mo. – September 25, 2014) Today, the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners – Committee of the Whole gave the nod for Johnson County and the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) to develop a Cooperative Agreement that will lead to the management consolidation of Johnson County Transit.
Frequent questions about the proposed management consolidation of The JO and KCATA.
The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will celebrate the opening of its Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.
(Kansas City, Mo. – Aug. 25, 2012) Tomorrow, Tuesday, Aug. 26, is an Ozone Alert! Area transit agencies – The Metro, The JO, Unified Government Transit and IndeBus – will offer 75¢ bus rides tomorrow to promote healthy air quality.
The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority announced that Mark E. Huffer, general manager, will leave his post effective August 22, 2014.
Saturday, July 26, is an Ozone Alert! The Metro is offering 75¢ bus rides to promote healthy air quality.
On Wednesday, July 23, 2014, Kansas City Area Transportation Authority will salute individuals and organizations who make a positive difference in public transportation and in Kansas City. Join us for an evening of celebration, 5 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 23, at the Historic Firestone Building in Kansas City’s Crossroads District.
The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will host two public meetings on Thursday, July 17, to discuss Kansas City’s long-term vision for downtown transit.
KCATA and the Unified Government announce a new route that will provide vital connections and access to Kansas City, Ks., neighborhoods and the KU Medical Center.
Beginning June 1, the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) will again offer reduced fares on The Metro when an Ozone Alert! is predicted. That low fare of 75¢ will also be available on Johnson County Transit’s The JO, Unified Government Transit and IndeBus routes.
Now is the time to get Metro’s Tranz It, a special bus pass just for youth 12 to 18 years old.
The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) is increasing the number of compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles in its fleet. Fifteen new CNG buses arrived in Kansas City, and are now serving Metro bus routes. Additional CNG buses are on order and will be delivered next fall and in 2015.
In 2010, KCATA, MARC and Johnson County Transit were awarded a competitive $50 million TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) grant from the Federal Transit Administration to make infrastructure and transit improvements in Greater Kansas City. The grant funded 120 projects across the region. Now, we celebrate the completion of the final TIGER project.