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Planning managers looking for input on ways to improve pedestrian, bus stop access at 75th and Metcalf

Organizers from RideKC are looking for public input on how to improve pedestrian access and the bus stops at the intersection of 75th Street and Metcalf. The intersection is one

Organizers from RideKC are looking for public input on how to improve pedestrian access and the bus stops at the intersection of 75th Street and Metcalf. The intersection is one

Overland Park passes developer’s request for tourism STAR bonds for Brookridge redevelopment on to state for approval

By Roxie Hammill The possibility of public financing for the Brookridge development through tourism STAR (sales tax and revenue) bonds remained alive Monday as the Overland Park City Council passed

By Roxie Hammill The possibility of public financing for the Brookridge development through tourism STAR (sales tax and revenue) bonds remained alive Monday as the Overland Park City Council passed

Council moves proposal for $48.5 million Edison district in downtown Overland Park forward

By Roxie Hammill Plans for a five-story office and entertainment complex in downtown Overland Park moved forward Monday as the city council directed its staff to research a tax increment

By Roxie Hammill Plans for a five-story office and entertainment complex in downtown Overland Park moved forward Monday as the city council directed its staff to research a tax increment

Overland Park sets hearing date on 1 percent Community Improvement District sales tax for Regency Park redevelopment

By Roxie Hammill Overland Park residents will get their chance to weigh in December 18 on a proposed special sales tax to overhaul the Regency Park shopping center. The council

By Roxie Hammill Overland Park residents will get their chance to weigh in December 18 on a proposed special sales tax to overhaul the Regency Park shopping center. The council

After developers come in with application just before deadline, OP council will consider STAR bonds for $2 billion Brookridge project tonight

By Roxie Hammill Brookridge developers just squeaked by their deadline last week to submit an application for STAR (sales tax and revenue) bonds for the massive $2 billion project. Tonight

By Roxie Hammill Brookridge developers just squeaked by their deadline last week to submit an application for STAR (sales tax and revenue) bonds for the massive $2 billion project. Tonight

Despite plan’s violation of public finance incentives policy, Overland Park committee advances 108 Metcalf TIF project

By Roxie Hammill Although a deal to redevelop the old 435 Overland Park Place Hotel grounds technically violates the city’s policy on public financing, a city council committee moved it

By Roxie Hammill Although a deal to redevelop the old 435 Overland Park Place Hotel grounds technically violates the city’s policy on public financing, a city council committee moved it

Man pleads no contest to murder charge from 2015 shooting in northern OP

A 20-year-old Kansas City, Kan., man has pleaded no contest to second degree murder charges stemming from a 2015 shooting in northern Overland Park that left two men dead. Marquise Deondre

A 20-year-old Kansas City, Kan., man has pleaded no contest to second degree murder charges stemming from a 2015 shooting in northern Overland Park that left two men dead. Marquise Deondre

Gerlach wins easy reelection to 4th term as mayor in Overland Park, but 2 city council incumbents fall

The steady, understated presence at the head of the Overland Park governing body isn’t going anywhere. Mayor Carl Gerlach walked away from Tuesday’s election with an easy victory over conservative

The steady, understated presence at the head of the Overland Park governing body isn’t going anywhere. Mayor Carl Gerlach walked away from Tuesday’s election with an easy victory over conservative

Despite tepid response to design, OP council advances plans for $182 million retail and apartment project near Town Center Plaza

By Roxie Hammill With hopes of adding some pizzazz to the entertainment offerings near its convention center, the Overland Park City Council Monday night approved land use and development agreements

By Roxie Hammill With hopes of adding some pizzazz to the entertainment offerings near its convention center, the Overland Park City Council Monday night approved land use and development agreements

Neighbors say they heard as many as 30 shots fired during domestic disturbance near 95th and Nall

Residents of the neighborhood surrounding the Nall Hills Shopping Center at 95th Street and Nall Avenue awoke to the sound of gunfire early Sunday as a man involved in an

Residents of the neighborhood surrounding the Nall Hills Shopping Center at 95th Street and Nall Avenue awoke to the sound of gunfire early Sunday as a man involved in an

Overland Park City Council candidates on the issues: Tax incentives, priority issues in northern OP, open forum

Based on input from our readers, we asked the candidates running for Overland Park City Council to respond to three questions about issues facing the city. Here are their responses:

Based on input from our readers, we asked the candidates running for Overland Park City Council to respond to three questions about issues facing the city. Here are their responses:

Overland Park, CFD2 crews knock down fire at house undergoing renovation in northern OP

Firefighting crews from the Overland Park Fire Department and Consolidated Fire District No. 2 this morning extinguished a fire that had broken out in a home in northern Overland Park

Firefighting crews from the Overland Park Fire Department and Consolidated Fire District No. 2 this morning extinguished a fire that had broken out in a home in northern Overland Park