Transit Coordinating Council

KCATA co-chair,
Robbie Makinen, KCATA Board Chair
MARC co-chair, Brian McKiernan, MARC Board

Staff Contacts:
Karen Clawson,MARC  816/701-8255
Dick Jarrold, KCATA  816/346-0356

Scope of Work

The Regional Transit Coordinating Council is an advisory body to MARC, Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) and local jurisdictions and convenes on a bi-monthly basis to address regional transit planning, coordination and implementation of transit priorities. The objectives of the committee is to:

  • Provide improved forum to support coordination of regional transit operations and services, planning and related transit activities;
  • Advise on technical and policy input to existing KCATA, MARC and local groups;
  • Improve alignments between federal, KCATA and MARC planning and programming requirements and processes;
  • And support governance and structural changes to the regional transit services, over time.
Committee members (pdf)

Meetings and Activities

Meetings are held at 9:00 am the first Tuesday of the month, every other month.  The location alternates between the MARC offices, 600 Broadway, Suite 200, Kansas City, Mo.,
and the KCATA offices,1200 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108. 

Meetings are listed on the MARC calendar and are open to the public.

2015 Meeting Schedule
(No January Meeting)
March 3, 2015   (KCATA)
May 5, 2015 (MARC)
July 7, 2015 (KCATA)
September 1, 2015 (MARC)
November 3, 2015 (KCATA)

Progress Reports

September 2014 Progress Report


September 2014 Meeting Resources: Past Resources:

Meeting Archives

The archives are PDF files of the summary.