To alleviate overcrowding in southwest Lee’s Summit, the new boundaries would affect 369 elementary students and 386 secondary students. Some provisions would allow students to finish in their current schools.
Whether your jam is “Twist and Shout” or “The Wheels on the Bus,” Indian Creek Library in Olathe is keeping it rocking every Friday this month as part of its Dance, Dance December program for ages 5 and under.
The Johnson County Commission approved a pay increase for Sheriff Calvin Hayden to make his salary more competitive with that of area police chiefs .The overtime budget also grew, to deal with more jail inmates.
The Harrisonville school board next week will consider a proposal to decrease early childhood offerings for 3-year-olds so the district can focus more effort on preparing 4-year-old children for kindergarten.
If you’ve ever wondered what goes into running a city council meeting, planning a real estate development or even training city police officers, the Citizen’s Leadership Academy in Lee’s Summit is the place for you.
While we agree that those in the White House have abdicated their role as leaders, we recognize that local leaders are the ones best equipped to enact meaningful and expedient solutions to climate change.
Raymore City Hall will spend about $520,000 on new improvements in the coming year, including a new entrance area that will be better for customers and will better protect the police evidence room beneath.
Maranatha and David Christie claim an appraisal of the $28,000 antique Persian rug from Knotty Rug Co. showed it wasn’t antique, might not have been Persian and “may have been altered” to appear older than it was.
Commercial buildings, a storage center and a senior living apartment would be built along the southern border of Ernie Miller Park and Nature Center, under a plan the Olathe Planning Commission recommended.
Prairie Village officials are considering a plan to raise the elevation of Mission Road between 67th and 69th streets to alleviate flooding from nearby Brush Creek that has stranded motorists and damaged nearby homes.