Kansas School for the Deaf in Olathe has a refurbished gym, complete with a refinished and freshly painted floor, thanks to the Big 12 Legacy Project. When the conference announced it would plant its men’s basketball tournament here through 2020 it introduced the idea of giving back to the area. The improvements at KSD follow the new courts constructed at the Urban Youth Baseball Academy as a legacy project.
Zipcar, an international car-sharing service, launched eight vehicles at four new downtown Kansas City locations on Monday. People can rent a car by the hour or by the day, seven days per week, online or through a mobile app.