A woman was found with gunshot wounds on the westbound Interstate 470 ramp from View High Drive late Thursday night near Lee’s Summit, Kansas City police said. She was later pronounced dead at a hospital.
The city of Lee’s Summit has agreed to buy the Longview Recreation Center from Metropolitan Community College. The purchase will provide a fitness center for west side residents. The center will be renovated.
Three Lee’s Summit high schools join You Be You, a teen mental health campaign sponsored by Jewish Family Services. Also: a Sunset Valley Elementary sixth-grader attended Fuel Up to Play 60 national conference.
The city of Lee’s Summit is offering financial help for first-time homebuyers of as much as $3,000 to help with closing costs and down payments. Also: Bridge Space coworking space launch party is Sept. 5.