RideKC Bike is a partnership of the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority, BikeWalkKC, and Drop Mobility. The system provides a unique integration of public transit and shared use mobility. A mix of traditional pedal bikes and electric-assist bikes provide residents and visitors with healthy, sustainable options for getting around Kansas City. The system is a part of the RideKC regional transit family of mobility services, including Bus, MAX, Streetcar, and now shared use bikes.


The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority is dedicated to connecting people to opportunities throughout the Greater Kansas City metropolitan region. Created in 1965 through special state legislative action in both Missouri and Kansas. KCATA is the title sponsor of the RideKC Bike and RideKC Scooter program.

BikeWalkKC is a nonprofit bicycle/pedestrian advocacy organization serving greater Kansas City. Our programs and services empower citizens, communities, and professionals for excellence in advocating, planning, and engineering for better walking and bicycling. BikeWalkKC is the owner and operator of the shared use mobility system.

Drop Mobility is a leading shared electric micromobility solutions provider for cities across North America. Drop operates a micromobility platform truly integrated into city transportation infrastructure, while providing highly reliable systems that entail not just quality hardware, but also attention to detail in software, operations and user experience.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, the largest not-for-profit health insurer in Missouri and the only not-for-profit commercial health insurer in Kansas City, has been part of the Kansas City community since 1938. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City provides health coverage services to more than one million residents in the greater Kansas City area, including Johnson and Wyandotte counties in Kansas and 30 counties in Northwest Missouri. Blue KC is our Founding Partner, providing the the initial investment to bring bike share to Kansas City and ongoing support for  healthy, active living in our community.

Local government agencies are public sector partners providing funding and logistical support:

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • City of North Kansas City, MO
  • City of Lenexa, KS
  • Johnson County, KS Parks and Recreation District
  • Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, KS


RideKC Bike is made possible by a group of generous sponsors and partners that have come together to transform our city into a healthier, more accessible, more livable, and more vibrant place to live, work and visit. For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at info@ridekcbike.com.

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