(Kansas City, Mo. - April 2, 2014) The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) is expanding service to Kauffman Stadium on 47-Broadway along Blue Ridge Cutoff on weeknights and Saturdays.

The extended hours will allow customers to travel to the Truman Sports Complex for Kansas City Royals night games. In addition to the ballpark, 47-Broadway offers service to downtown Kansas City, Mo., midtown neighborhoods, Country Club Plaza, east side neighborhoods, and Blue Ridge Crossing.

After 6 p.m. on weekdays, 47 will provide hourly service, with the last westbound bus departing Blue Ridge Crossing at 11:15 p.m. On Saturdays, 47 will provide hourly service after 6 p.m. and all Saturday night trips will travel between downtown and Blue Ridge Crossing, with the last westbound bus departing Blue Ridge Crossing at 11:17 p.m.

The closest stops to Kauffman Stadium for the eastbound 47-Broadway are northbound Blue Ridge Cutoff at 40th Terr. (near the Taco Bell) and northbound Blue Ridge Cutoff at 41st, (outside of ITT Tech). The closest stop for westbound 47-Broadway is on southbound Blue Ridge Cutoff between 41st Terr. and Stadium Entrance D Drive.