Northpoint Development to Construct the Largest Speculative Building in Kansas City History

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Logistics Park Kansas City building will total 822,104 square feet EDGERTON, Kan. (May 5, 2015) – NorthPoint Development has announced the construction of Inland Port XIV, an 822,104 square- foot speculative building at Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC). In addition to being the largest industrial building constructed on a speculative basis in the Kansas City market, the building will be … Read More

Gardner governing body approves proposed economic development incentive policy

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(Gardner, Kan.) — On April 20, during Monday evening’s city council meeting, Gardner’s governing body approved a proposed economic development incentive policy. The policy – developed under the guidance of Gardner’s Economic Development Council – informs prospective developers of the types of incentives available and potential application of incentives to fund development projects within Gardner. “Adopting this new incentive policy … Read More

Flexsteel will bring 141 jobs to new Edgerton facility

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Rob Roberts Reporter- Kansas City Business Journal Flexsteel Industries Inc., one of the nation’s oldest and largest furniture manufacturers, will add 141 jobs at the 500,000-square-foot distribution facility it recently bought at Logistics Park Kansas City in Edgerton. Bob Marcusse, CEO of the Kansas City Area Development Council, said Flexsteel’s annual payroll will be $4.5 million. In addition, it will … Read More