Prairie Village Planning Commission advances new building design restrictions. The Prairie Village Planning Commission this week recommended approval for the initial set of home design restrictions proposed by city staff after months of work with area homeowners and builders. The recommendation will come before the Prairie Village City Council for final approval in the coming weeks. [‘We don’t want to be Olathe’: Prairie Village planners pass tear-down rules — Kansas City Star]
Attorneys talk to television stations about Westside Family Church case. Rebecca Randles and Brad Russell, the attorneys representing the plaintiffs and Westside Family Church respectively in the case filed this week regarding whether the church failed to fulfill a duty to keep Kessler Lichtenegger away from children, talked to KMBC on Thursday. [Lenexa church sued over sexual assault at summer program — KMBC]
Hazardous waste collection Saturday. The Johnson County County hazardous waste facility will be accepting household chemicals and paint as well as electronics starting at 8 a.m. Saturday morning. An appointment is required to make the drop off. Call 913-715-6907 to make the appointment. The location is inside the wastewater treatment plant near I-35 and Lamar.
Roeland Park Aquatic Center has early closing. The pool at the Roeland Park center will close at 4 p.m. on July 4 and be closed all day on July 7. Normal summer hours, which include lap swimming from 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m Monday through Friday, Saturday from noon to 7:30 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m., as well as open swim hours from noon to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday, will resume each following day.
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