Rider Bulletins

Posted on: Jul 23, 2015 - 10:46 AM

Effective: Jul 23, 2015

On July 26, 2015, the nation celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990. In the 25 years since President George H.W. Bush signed a sweeping law prohibiting discrimination against people with disabilities, mobility and accessible public transportation have expanded. It’s a historical moment that the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority recognizes as part of this national celebration.

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Posted on: Jul 17, 2015 - 09:25 AM

Effective: Jul 17, 2015

Effective Friday, July 17, the 38-Meadowbrook will be rerouted because of road construction in front of the administration building at Maple Woods Community College. The change will remain in place until July 24.

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Posted on: Jul 16, 2015 - 04:16 PM

Effective: Jul 27, 2015

The Mississippi & Prairie View Park-and-Ride at Liberty Fire Station #1 will close for 30-60 days due to construction.

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Posted on: Jun 30, 2015 - 11:41 AM

Effective: Jul 15, 2015

Come celebrate all the good things happening on Prospect, July 15, at the Emmanuel Community Center. 

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Posted on: Jun 17, 2015 - 04:15 PM

Effective: Jul 01, 2015

IndeBus, IndeAccess and IndeAccess+ will be managed by the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority, effective July1, 2015. The City of Independence has approved the new partnership, and KCATA is expected to approve the management agreement at the June 24 Board of Commissioners meeting

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Posted on: Jun 01, 2015 - 09:39 AM

Effective: Jun 29, 2015

The 123-23rd Street route will provide better access to the new Davita Dialysis Center at Truman Medical Center. 

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Posted on: Jun 01, 2015 - 09:20 AM

Effective: Jun 28, 2015

The Metro will move its western ending point for the 39-39th Street route because of construction at KU Medical Center

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Posted on: Jun 01, 2015 - 09:17 AM

Effective: Jun 29, 2015

The Metro will add bus service for the 155-55th Street route serving University of Missouri-Kansas City, the Country Club Plaza and the Shops on Blue Parkway. 

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Posted on: May 15, 2015 - 08:00 AM

Effective: Jun 01, 2015

For $12 a month, 12- to 18-year-olds can get a Tranz It and take The Metro and MAX to work, school or anywhere The Metro goes.

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Posted on: Apr 30, 2015 - 01:27 PM

Effective: May 01, 2015

Beginning May 1, these passes will be accepted to travel on local routes on The Metro, The JO, Unified Government (UG) Transit and IndeBus. In addition, UG Transit and the IndeBus will honor the Three-day Pass. http://www.jocogov.org/dept/transit/fares/buy-passes

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Posted on: Apr 23, 2015 - 01:04 PM

Effective: Apr 21, 2015

Due to the street closure at 14th & Summit, southbound 27-27th Street buses will travel the regular route to 13th & Broadway, continue south on Broadway, and west on 17th Street to resume the regular route. Northbound buses will travel the reverse route into downtown.

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Posted on: Mar 26, 2015 - 09:19 AM

Effective: Apr 01, 2015

Starting Wednesday, April 1, The Metro’s 105-Rosedale will reroute due to construction on Merriam Lane. The reroute will be in effect until construction is complete, which is expected in November of this year. 105 will travel on I-35 between Mission Road & 18th St. Expressway. 

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Posted on: Mar 12, 2015 - 01:41 AM

Effective: Mar 01, 2015

Spring in Kansas City brings the chance of severe thunderstorms and tornadoes in the region. During most storms, your travel on The Metro will not be affected. However, Kansas City may experience severe storms or tornado warnings. In the most severe storms or during a tornado warning in the immediate area of your Metro bus, the bus operator will give you directions about safety. The Metro’s dispatch office will be in contact with bus operators during severe weather.

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Posted on: Jan 30, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Effective: Feb 01, 2015

Johnson County Transit will be managed by the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority. Johnson County Government and KCATA officially approved the new partnership in December, to be effective Feb. 1, 2015

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Posted on: Aug 15, 2014 - 09:50 AM

Effective: Aug 14, 2014

August 14, The Metro began reroutes on 28-Blue Ridge and 31-31st Street for the closure of 40 Highway between I-70 and Manchester. The following reroutes will be in effect immediately until approximately April 2015.

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