Economic development items on Thursday's City Council agenda

The quarterly report from the Lee's Summit Economic Development Council and a public hearing concerning rezoning of the former downtown post office site top the agenda for Thursday's City Council session.

Rick McDowell

Rick McDowell

LSEDC President and CEO Rick McDowell will offer a quarterly report for the agency. The report will include a list of projects currently being pursued by the group, as well as status updates on projects shared with City staff. Click here for the packet provided by LSEDC.

The public hearing for the Strother Lofts projects, proposed for the former downtown USPS site is concerning rezoning of the property to mixed use. The purchase of the property is currently under contract with Yarco-Devco. Veteran developer and commercial realtor, Jim Harpool has partnered with Yarco-Devco, LLC for the proposed development. Click here to read more about Strother Lofts.

Click here to view a full agenda for Thursday's Council meeting.