Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City fears cul-de-sacs could dry up if new rules are adopted. The city is considering requiring them to be paved in concrete, rather than less expensive asphalt.
The Raised with Love and Limits Foundation helps parents build strong relationships with their children and navigate childhood stress. Doctors link the importance of good parenting with fighting diabetes, obesity, depression and a host of other health problems children face.
Accounting firm RubinBrown presented a clean audit for Leawood’s 2016 fiscal year. The council received the 115-page comprehensive annual financial report at its meeting Monday. The audit will be available on the city’s website within the week.
The $25.6 million tax break will help Digital Evolution Group stay in Overland Park. Council members voted unanimously to grant the incentive that abates half of the property taxes on the marketing company’s home-to-be at 6601 College Blvd., as long as certain employment and salary requirements are met.
Pauletta Ashby and her son Damian Ashby returned to their Overland Park home Tuesday afternoon near the CityPlace development, only to find everything was burnt and gone. Pauletta recounted how she survived the eight-alarm fire while salvaging few remaining stuffs in the house that are important to her.
Shelly YangThe Kansas City Star
Overland Park woman returns to her burnt-out house near CityPlace development
The day after Overland Park's eight-alarm fire
Five things to know: The Overland Park apartment fire