Transportation Articles

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.

October 29, 2019 | Posted in Transportation
The Bond Bridge with the Connected KC 2050 logo

Connected KC 2050, the regional transportation plan for Greater Kansas City, serves as a blueprint for managing our transportation system for the next 30 years.

September 30, 2019 | Posted in Transportation
Woman on a phone in a cab

There are many things to consider when deciding whether or not to use alternative commute options. RideshareKC’s Guaranteed Ride Home program aims to make that decision easier by offering two free rides home per year in case of emergency.

June 10, 2019 | Posted in Transportation
Passengers boarding a RideKC bus

Ride hailing, bike sharing, electric scooters — with all of these new ways to get around, the transportation environment in the Kansas City region is rapidly changing.

June 7, 2019 | Posted in Transportation
Green traffic light with blue sky background

These communities joined Operation Green Light.