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Pedestrian Life In Kansas City

With more neighborhoods and municipalities considering 'walkability' as a goal, is the pedestrian experience in Kansas City improving? On this episode, we discuss the obstacles preventing us from having a safe, thriving pedestrian culture in Kansas City.

  • Rhianna Weilert, Local Pedestrian
  • Chris Cline, Senior Vice President, Confluence
  • Michael Kelley, Policy Coordinator, BikeWalkKC
  • Martin Rivarola, Assistant Director of Transportation, Mid-America Regional Council
  • Rick Usher, Assistant City Manager, City of Kansas City, Missouri

Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.