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With attendance down and top users moving elsewhere, JoCo parks officials fret about condition of county-run sports complexes

A Shawnee parent watching a coach-pitch game breaks off from answering a question about what he’d like to see done to the Mid-America West sports complex. He’d been talking about

A Shawnee parent watching a coach-pitch game breaks off from answering a question about what he’d like to see done to the Mid-America West sports complex. He’d been talking about



Overland Park council grants exemption needed for downtown mural project to move forward

Saying artwork will create new interest in its downtown, the Overland Park City Council unanimously voted to allow colorful painted murals on four buildings. Approval came over the objection of

Saying artwork will create new interest in its downtown, the Overland Park City Council unanimously voted to allow colorful painted murals on four buildings. Approval came over the objection of


After significant changes to Metcalf Crossing plan, developer says eyesore hotels now won’t be demolished until this fall

Neighbors eager to see two shuttered hotels in north Overland Park torn down will have to wait a little longer. Because of changes in the Metcalf Crossing development plan the

Neighbors eager to see two shuttered hotels in north Overland Park torn down will have to wait a little longer. Because of changes in the Metcalf Crossing development plan the






With new apartment buildings set to open, Overland Park will launch pilot program on multi-family recycling

Overland Park is taking a serious look at whether apartment and other multi-family project owners should be required to provide their residents with recycling. The city council voted Monday to

Overland Park is taking a serious look at whether apartment and other multi-family project owners should be required to provide their residents with recycling. The city council voted Monday to






Effort to save downtown Overland Park gazebo fails as council votes to move forward with Santa Fe Commons project

A neighborhood group trying to save the 1980s-era gazebo in downtown Overland Park went away disappointed Monday after the city council voted to award a bid for construction. Around 30

A neighborhood group trying to save the 1980s-era gazebo in downtown Overland Park went away disappointed Monday after the city council voted to award a bid for construction. Around 30