Overland Park poised to move forward with 91st Street trail — Here’s how it will be funded

Overland Park's Public Works Committee may take steps this week to fund the building of a new 1.5-mile long trail on 91st Street. Image from city of Overland Park website.

Plans may be moving forward this week for a long-anticipated bike and pedestrian trail in Overland Park, with the help of both state and federal funding.

What’s happening: At Wednesday’s meeting of the city council’s Public Works Committee, the panel is poised to review an amended agreement for the ongoing building of the new bike and pedestrian trail along 91st Street, a project that has been talked about in some form for decades.