Former Ramada Inn site in Overland Park nearly complete — Here’s what’s going in there

A site at Shawnee Mission Parkway that used to be occupied by a Ramada Inn will soon have a new car wash and self-storage facility. Photo credit Kyle Palmer.

Drivers in northern Overland Park are likely to spot construction going on at the prominent site of two former dilapidated hotels.

What’s going there: Salina-based Charlie’s Car Wash is set to open a new location at 7260 Shawnee Mission Parkway, at the corner of the busy confluence with Metcalf Avenue, where a Ramada Inn and Knights Inn once stood.