Upcoming Kansas City 'Bike Plan' Feedback Mostly Involves Bashing Motorists
The latest City Hall gripe sessions turns the vast majority of the Kansas City populace into the villain thanks to a small subculture of hobbyists who continue to encourage local government to provide overwhelming accommodation for a fading pastime used by weekend warriors, hobos and a lot of people who don't have to be anywhere in a hurry:
Kansas City, Missouri officials are schedule public meetings to solicit feedback on the city's comprehensive bicycle master plan. There will be four meetings to find ways to improve the plan, said Joseph Blankenship, event coordinator. "We're trying to figure out how the community wants to see biking progress in Kansas City as not only a recreational tool but as a real transportation option," Blankenship said.