City contracts for disposal & recycling services at former landfill

The City of Lee’s Summit has entered into an agreement with KC Dumpster Company to provide a variety of disposal services at the Resource Recovery Park, located at 2101 SE Hamblen Rd. Available disposal services include household trash, household hazardous waste, recycling, and yard and brush disposal.

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Nineteen talented young people selected for June 1 Got Talent

Talented young people from throughout the metropolitan area will be featured in the ninth annual Got Talent, scheduled for 7 p.m. June 1 at the Lee’s Summit High School Performing Arts Center. Tickets for the show are $15 and are available at LSTalent.com, at both Lee’s Summit Hy-Vee stores and at the Lee’s Summit Price Chopper stores.

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Rotary Club launches Brewfest to benefit local nonprofit groups

The Strother Brewfest will feature more than 40 breweries, wineries and distilleries with beers hailing from as close as downtown Lee’s Summit breweries Smoke Brewing Company, Fringe Beerworks and Grains & Taps to Kansas City-area and regional brew houses.

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A new name to honor a near-40-year legacy

Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation announced last week the renaming of the Legacy Park Community Center (LPCC) to the J. Thomas Lovell Jr. Community Center at Legacy Park in honor of Tom Lovell, LSPR’s previous Administrator.

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LS Parks announces summer lineup for Legacy Park Amphitheater

With the summer season just around the corner, Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation has released its summer slate of concerts and events for the Legacy Park Amphitheater. The lineup will include artists who have played in local, national, and international venues; free children’s events, concerts, and more from May through October.

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UCM Lee’s Summit summer camps include STEAM Coding, Stories for Justice and College Application Essay

The University of Central Missouri will offer several engaging and educational summer camps during July, ranging from coding to social justice writing, at the Lee’s Summit campus.

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Local entrepreneur, Raina Knox, launches strategic planning software service

Stratex Solutions, LLC, released today Ascend, a proprietary software empowering organizations to reach their goals. Ascend software transforms typical organizational planning cycles to an approach that embeds planning into daily operational functions. This creates a strategic planning process that is virtually effortless and allows the organization to spend less time planning and more time executing the most critical priorities.

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