Lee’s Summit business owner helps fill workforce gap with summer internship program

Colby Jacquemin is only 17 years old, but he is already gaining valuable on-the-job training to prepare him for his future career.

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City to host community blood drive

A community blood drive is set for July 22 at City Hall. The drive, which runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Howard Conference Room is hosted by the City of Lee's Summit, Downtown Lee's Summit Main Street, Lee's Summit Chamber of Commerce and Lee's Summit Economic Development Council.

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From St. Luke’s to John Knox, EDC delivers compelling development news

When incoming Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council Chair Machelle Riffe took the microphone at the annual luncheon last week, she was there to deliver a message — that Lee’s Summit means business and collaboration and cooperation will help get us there.

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At the confluence of Leadership & Language

Leadership. That’s a big word. Being a leader is hard work and carries with it a number of responsibilities. We are lucky enough in Lee’s Summit to have no shortage of leaders who contribute to the growth and evolution of our community through countless civic, charitable and not-for-profit organizations.

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Companion Animal Health chooses Lee’s Summit for new regional office

Companion Animal Health, a Delaware-based manufacturer of animal health lasers & rehabilitation products, will open a regional office and training center at 657 SE Bailey Road in Lee’s Summit. The new regional office will be announced at the annual Global Animal Health Homecoming Dinner and Investment Forum hosted by the Kansas City Animal Health Corridor this evening.

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Headlines from 2016

A short look back at some of the headlines and stories from Link 2 Lee's Summit's first 9 months. We look forward to continuing our community-wide project to discuss local economic development and issues concerning Lee's Summit's business community while promoting city-wide support for the businesses who help define the community and shape its future.

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