BY ROXIE HAMMILL, Special to The Star The shadow of the Kimberly-Clark plant loomed over plans for a big new cold-storage plant near Gardner, as neighbors last week protested the development plans for Lineage Logistics. Ultimately, though, the county commission unanimously approved the facility, which will be on the northwest corner of 159th Street and New Century Parkway. About a dozen … Read More
Area Development Forum Recap EDC President, Greg Martinette attended the Area Development Consultants Forum in New Orleans June 5 – 7. The event brought together many of the leading site consultants for presentations, panels and roundtable discussions focused on the most current trends influencing corporate site selection. During the two-day forum, Martinette was able to participate in a program of insightful presentations given by leading … Read More
Bartlett & West is an engineering and technology solutions firm. Bartlett & West takes a rounded view in creating value for its clients. With a portfolio of professional solutions—from engineering to landscape architecture, from GIS to information management, from field services to sustainable development—Bartlett & West employee-owners deliver innovative solutions to a wide range of public and private clients. Bartlett & West … Read More
Click here to view the full Kansas City Business Journal article. A partnership formed by Independence Lodging Inc. is seeking planning and zoning approval for one of the metro’s first Tru by Hilton hotels on a vacant site southeast of 117th Street and Blackbob Road in Olathe. Deepak Parmar, owner of the Independence-based hotel development firm, said a recommendation of … Read More
ICSC Convention Recap The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) real estate convention, RECon 2017 was held from May 21 – 24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. This year, the conference lived up to its billing as the “World’s Largest Retail Real Estate Convention” with an estimated crowd of 37,000. The impact of technology and social media on retail continued … Read More
Click here to read the full Kansas City Star article by Roxie Hammill Lineage Logistics, a large national cold storage business, may locate at Johnson County’s New Century AirCenter, pending discussions of a 50 percent, 10-year tax abatement. County commissioners unanimously voted Thursday to declare the county’s intent to issue industrial revenue bonds and grant the tax abatement. The vote … Read More
Among the many gems located in New Century, Kan., is CFS West Holdings, Inc. (trade name The C.F. Sauer Company), a company that has recently celebrated numerous accomplishments including various awards and facility upgrades. Established in 1887 in Richmond, Va., CFS West Holdings primarily manufactures condiments, but also produces spices, flavorings and sauces. One of CFS West Holdings’ brands, Duke’s … Read More
See the full story from KCTV5 here. Big developments are on the horizon for the City of Gardner. The City is now planning $21 million worth of development to take place over the course of the next 18 to 24 months.
A Bronze Investor, Butler Avionics offers a vast array of services from new installations and retrofits to avionics, instruments and radar troubleshooting and repair. Located at New Century AirCenter, Butler Avionics has a talented team of professional technicians and is the premier avionics repair specialist in the Southwest Johnson County area.
Click here to read the full story from Gardner News. Rick Poppitz Special to The Gardner News The Feb. 28 meeting of the planning commission was held at the Gardner Senior Center located at 128 E. Park Street, due to audio-visual technology upgrades currently being installed in city hall council chambers. The commission separately considered rezoning requests for two properties. … Read More