This local special interest hit critical mass with the election of one of their most strident supporters to Council.
However, quite a few urban neighbors turned on cycling planners/consultants after a disaster on Armour Blvd.
Still the group continues to fight for more resources and champion the cause of cyclists and pedestrian.
Check their April anniversary statement . . .
What do you do when your city is named the worst bicycling city in America? You create solutions for the problem.
The beginnings of BikeWalkKC go back to 2008 when the BBC came to town. Kansas City had just ranked dead last in the League of American Bicyclists' list of bike friendly cities. The BBC wanted to know what it was like to bicycle in the worst cycling city in America, so they came to Kansas City and did a half-hour radio documentary .