Transportation Articles

November 19, 2021 | Posted in Transportation
Bike in protected bike lane next to car

RideShareKC's award-winning Green Commute Challenge made its return in 2021 with a renewed sense of purpose.  

August 18, 2021 | Posted in Transportation
Screenshot from the Advanced Air Mobility virtual meeting

Kansas City is known as the Paris of the Plains, but one day that could change to Paris of the Planes. 

April 20, 2021 | Posted in Transportation
Man riding a bike down a city street

The newly adopted Kansas City Regional Climate Action Plan aims to transform the metropolitan area into a more resilient, equitable and healthy community. The plan builds from a long track record of success along with shared communitywide goals to create stronger, healthier, more vibrant communities.

March 24, 2021 | Posted in Transportation
Green traffic light with blue sky background

Have you ever been driving down a stretch of road and realize you keep hitting green light after green light — almost like the signals are timed just right to keep you moving?

March 10, 2021 | Posted in Transportation
Woman with a laptop working from home

As we approach one full year of pandemic life, commuters are looking back on how their commute changed over the past year.

September 29, 2020 | Posted in Transportation
Planning Sustainable Places project plan with public feedback on post-it notes

Fifth round of MARC Planning Sustainable Places grants will fund 14 area projects

September 8, 2020 | Posted in Transportation
Bus and streetcar at intersection in the River Market

In partnership with RideKC, the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce and the Full Employment Council, MARC has launched the Safe Commute Guide to help employers and commuters get to work safely during COVID-19.

July 16, 2020 | Posted in Transportation
The Bond Bridge with the Connected KC 2050 logo

In June, the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) Board of Directors adopted Connected KC 2050 as the new metropolitan transportation plan for the Kansas City region. It serves as a blueprint for managing the region’s transportation system and identifies improvements for the next 30 years.

June 18, 2020 | Posted in Transportation
Climate Action Mind Mixer logo

In anticipation of its Climate Action Plan, Climate Action KC and MARC have been conducting a series of Climate Conversations on a variety of topics related to climate change and resilience.

February 19, 2020 | Posted in Transportation
Connecting our region

The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA), several local jurisdictions and MARC are hosting an open house to publicly display final draft designs for a regional wayfinding signage system for the Kansas City metro.