Popeyes fast food chicken chain adding franchises in Lenexa and Shawnee

Popeye's Lenexa

As part of a 25-store expansion in the Kansas City metro, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is planning to open new franchises in Lenexa and Shawnee, adding to two existing Johnson County locations. The newest location will be at 9460 Quivira Road in Lenexa, while another new spot is expected to open in Shawnee near Nieman Road and Shawnee Mission Parkway. Photo via Popeyes' Twitter.

Johnson County is getting two new Popeyes fast food franchises, with new locations heading to Lenexa and Shawnee.

The new restaurant openings are part of the national chicken chain’s plans for more than two dozen new locations in the Kansas City metro.