Many Prairie Village residents had lobbied for the city to purchase the property to create a new park, but the city backed out of negotiations after concerns that the property’s deed restrictions would prevent it from using the land as a park.
What’s your reaction to the news of the sale? What kind of homes do you think would be most appropriate for the area? Are you glad to hear Homestead should be able to continue operating as a pool and tennis club?
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