On this episode, Director of Development Services Ryan Elam and Assistant Director of Plan Services Josh Johnson discuss the role of Development Services and the updated comprehensive plan as well as provide an overview of recent development activity in Lee's Summit.
On April 6, voters will be presented with a ballot question regarding tax levy fund reallocation. If approved, the City would shift 10 cents of the $1.4563 levy from debt service to general operations. The overall levy is not projected to change and is not accompanied by an overall tax increase.
On this episode, City Manager Steve Arbo, Chief Technology Officer Steve Marsh and Facilities Manager Brian Page discuss the ballot question and its potential impact for the City of Lee's Summit.
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On this episode, we’re digging into the City’s bond projects! Listen as City Manager Steve Arbo and Development Services Director Ryan Elam give us a progress report on the renovations happening at Police Headquarters, where things stand with the two new fire stations – Fire Station No. 4 and Fire Station No. 5 – and what’s next for the Downtown Market Plaza.
On this episode, Assistant Fire Chief Dan Manley, who is also co-chair of the Kansas City Regional COVID Vaccine Workgroup, and Dr. Steve Salanski, co-chair of the City's Health Education Advisory Board, discuss COVID-19 vaccine distribution and answer frequently asked questions about the vaccines.
The new "Digging Into Development" series explores development projects, how the development process works and the roles within Development Services. On this episode, Director of Development Services Ryan Elam and Project Manager Mike Weisenborn discuss the LSR7 bond projects, Summit Orchards and the role of the project manager.
The City is in the process of reviewing and updating its comprehensive plan, which will guide future development in Lee's Summit. On this episode, City Manager Steve Arbo, Director of Development Services Ryan Elam and Director of Economic Research at the Missouri Department of Economic Development Jeff Pinkerton discuss the resilient economy element of the plan and how Lee's Summit can prepare for the future.
The City is in the process of updating its comprehensive plan, which will guide development for the next 20 years. On this episode, Assistant Director of Plan Services Josh Johnson and Environmental Specialist Kara Taylor discuss the sustainable environment element and what they're hoping to achieve through the comprehensive planning process.