The Green Street Beat dives into major stories and events happening in Lee’s Summit through interviews with the people behind the scenes making it happen. Join host Eric Stoyanov as he explores what makes the city such an incredible place to live and work, with new episodes bi-weekly.
Digging Into Development: Guiding Development
On this episode, Director of Development Services Ryan Elam and Assistant Director of Plan Services Josh Johnson discuss the role of Development Services and the updated comprehensive plan as well as provide an overview of recent development activity in Lee's Summit.
Digging Into Development: Restaurant Sector
On this episode, Assistant Director of Plan Services Josh Johnson and Project Manager Dawn Bell discuss the Lee's Summit restaurant scene. They focus on new restaurants and what will be coming soon to the community.
April 6 Election Primer
On April 6, voters will be presented with a ballot question regarding tax levy fund reallocation. If approved, the City would shift 10 cents of the $1.4563 levy from debt service to general operations. The overall levy is not projected to change and is not accompanied by an overall tax increase.
On this episode, City Manager Steve Arbo, Chief Technology Officer Steve Marsh and Facilities Manager Brian Page discuss the ballot question and its potential impact for the City of Lee's Summit.
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Digging Into Development: City Bond Projects
On this episode, we’re digging into the City’s bond projects! Listen as City Manager Steve Arbo and Development Services Director Ryan Elam give us a progress report on the renovations happening at Police Headquarters, where things stand with the two new fire stations – Fire Station No. 4 and Fire Station No. 5 – and what’s next for the Downtown Market Plaza.
The COVID-19 Pandemic & Vaccine Distribution
On this episode, Assistant Fire Chief Dan Manley, who is also co-chair of the Kansas City Regional COVID Vaccine Workgroup, and Dr. Steve Salanski, co-chair of the City's Health Education Advisory Board, discuss COVID-19 vaccine distribution and answer frequently asked questions about the vaccines.
Digging Into Development: LSR7 & Summit Orchards
The new "Digging Into Development" series explores development projects, how the development process works and the roles within Development Services. On this episode, Director of Development Services Ryan Elam and Project Manager Mike Weisenborn discuss the LSR7 bond projects, Summit Orchards and the role of the project manager.