Marley Blonsky wants all bodies on bikes in support of BikeWalkKC

Cycling celebrity Marley Blonsky is hosting a film screening and live podcast taping on October 18, in support of BikeWalkKC’s adult bicycle education programs. The fundraising event, titled Marley Blonsky Wants All Bodies on Bikes, will be held at Screenland Armour in North Kansas City.

As a champion for inclusive bicycling communities, Blonsky is an ideal […]

October 11th, 2023|Transportation|0 Comments

Take the Green Commute Challenge

Challenge yourself and your community to bike, walk, carpool, vanpool, scooter, or ride transit to work this fall for Kansas City’s Green Commute Challenge, October 1 – 31.

The free, annual challenge encourages individuals and workplaces to find alternatives to driving for daily work commutes.

Throughout the month of October, participants record green commute trips to earn […]

September 27th, 2023|Climate Change, Transportation|0 Comments

Join the ride to Kauffman Stadium

Enjoy a community bike ride to the Royals game vs. the Astros on September 17. BikeWalkKC will lead rides from Kansas City and Lee’s Summit.

Community rides make for a great social event that welcome and encourage new riders to give biking a try alongside more experienced bikers. So, invite a friend and join BikeWalkKC’s Ride […]

August 25th, 2023|Transportation|0 Comments

Find sustainable transportation options with new app & website

Need help navigating your transportation options in the Kansas City region? With the new WAY TO GO app and website, you can find greener ways to get around town, and be part of a community interested in a climate-friendly future. 

The Mid-America Regional Council has updated and rebranded its well-established RideShareKC program as WAY TO GO […]

August 23rd, 2023|Climate Change, Transportation|0 Comments

KC Fire Department goes electric

The Kansas City, MO Fire Department is taking a step towards a more sustainable future by transitioning to electric vehicles.

The city announced this week that the fire department will now have 45 new electric vehicles (EVs), including 14 Ford Mustang Mach-E’s, 27 Chevrolet Bolts, and four 150 Ford Lightnings. The light fleet vehicles are assigned to Administrative […]

June 14th, 2023|Transportation|0 Comments