Leawood issues proclamation encouraging residents to leave lights on for Veterans Day


At its council meeting earlier this week, the city of Leawood issued a proclamation declaring Friday, Nov. 11 “Turn On Porch Lights for Veterans Day.” The proclamation is below:


Leawood has a piece of public art called “Porch Lights” on display in the northern part of the city, a piece that harkens the tradition of leaving the porch lights on to welcome veterans returning from war.