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Diverse Growth, Eye-Popping Plans and Humor at Luncheon

A variety of developments across the region were highlights of the 2017 Clay County State of the Cities Luncheon March 24. The annual meeting sponsored by the Clay County Economic Development Council featured reports from representatives of Excelsior Springs, Gladstone, Kansas City, Kearney, Lawson, Liberty, North Kansas City, Pleasant Valley …

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Gladstone Rotary Serves Pancake Breakfast

Gladstone Rotary will sponsor its annual pancake breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on March 11 before the Snake Saturday parade. Advance tickets are $5 a piece and include all you can eat of pancakes, sausage and biscuits and gravy. Ticket-holders are eligible for door prize drawings throughout the morning. …

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Little Gulley Park Will Receive New Playground Equipment

Gladstone – If you have been to the Little Gulley Playground lately you’ve probably noticed the equipment needs to be replaced and that the playground, which is centrally located in the Meadowbrook neighborhood, is underutilized. At the July 11th city council meeting, the council approved a resolution authorizing the City …

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Six area cities recognized as Communities for All Ages

On Friday, June 17, the Mid-America Regional Council recognized the cities of Blue Springs, Gladstone, Mission, Liberty, Raymore and Roeland Park as “Communities for All Ages.” The awards were presented at a meeting of the First Suburbs Coalition at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Drive, Roeland Park, Kansas. …

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Construction Begins on Rock Creek Trail

Construction of the Rock Creek Greenway Trail Phase 1 has begun. In 2015, the City of Gladstone was awarded $450,000 in Federal Transportation Enhancement funding for the construction of the trail. The Rock Creek Trail is a 10-foot-wide shared-use concrete trail that will follow Rock Creek for about 1 mile …

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Annual 5K Run/Walk To Help Area Children, Families

Children and their families in Clay, Platte and Ray counties who deal with mental illness will benefit from the fifth annual Heart and Sole 5K Run/Walk Saturday, April 30. Sponsored by Tri-County Mental Health Services, the event this year kicks off Children’s Mental Health Week, May 1-7. “This is an …

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