Fisher Park Playground to Be Rebuilt: Partners Invite Neighborhood Participation in Inclusive Park Project

Fisher Park is a beloved community gathering space in the Rosedale neighborhood of Kansas City, Kansas. Located centrally within an area of mixed-income housing, Frank Rushton, and Rosedale Middle Schools, and in close proximity to University of Kansas Medical Center and University of Kansas Health Systems, Fisher Park is a major asset to Rosedale.

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Historical Overview of WyCo Volume II Book Release

The second volume of the Historical Overview of Wyandotte County is currently at the printers and will hopefully be released within the next six weeks. It will include supplemental sections for the past three publications: This is the newest publication in this impressive 25-year mission/project. One purpose for this volume was to supplement the prior publications in the project.

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Turn it Down, KCK

The relaxation is going well until you hear a loud noise getting closer. It’s so loud it’s thumping through the air and the closer it gets, the more you can feel it begin to pulsate throughout your body. That quiet moment has now been disrupted by the intrusion of music blaring through speakers from a car passing by. Don’t forget to consider your neighbors this summer, KCK

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Northeast Master Plan Early Implementation

The Northeast Master Plan team has been working on securing funding to implement short-term and long-term goals of the plan. On the short-term side, the plan includes funding for early action projects. These projects are intended to be tangible improvements to the neighborhood that can be accomplished in the near term and generate momentum for larger and more long-term improvements. Historic Northeast Midtown Neighborhood Association (HNMA) and Turtle Hill Community Association have recently received additional funding through successful grant requests.

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