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City of Lenexa, Kansas

 
Overview
As a quality community, the City of Lenexa is committed to excellence in public service through partnerships with people as they pursue their dreams.

Lenexa is a community of more than 45,000 residents located in Johnson County, Kansas in the southwestern portion of the Kansas City metropolitan area. The City lies approximately 12 miles southwest of downtown Kansas City, MO and approximately 25 miles east of Lawrence, KS.

Lenexa has developed a reputation as a desired residential community, providing quality public safety and recreation services in a thoughtfully planned environment of well-maintained infrastructure. Residents are also drawn to Lenexa by its nationally recognized public schools, its low crime rate and by the area's abundance of high paying jobs.

Excellent medical facilities, restaurants, shopping, and the full array of religious institutions are available in either Lenexa or very nearby. The Kansas City area is home to a variety of nationally recognized attractions.

Lenexa residents who are sports and outdoor enthusiasts are within a short drive of pro football, baseball, NCAA Division-I sports, ice hockey, indoor and outdoor soccer and tennis. This City of Lenexa operates twenty-eight parks, three swimming pools and four tennis court facilities. Basketball, golf and sand volleyball are also available in Lenexa as are safe jogging trails and picnic areas.

The region's nationally recognized cultural amenities are enjoyed by residents and visitors alike. They include the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, Bartle Hall and Municipal Auditorium, the Hallmark Visitors Center, Kemper Arena, the Kansas City Museum, the National Agriculture Hall of Fame, the Ft. Leavenworth Frontier Army Museum, the Kansas City Art Institute, the Kansas City Symphony, Lyric Opera, the Kansas City Ballet and many other activities and venues.
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The Fire Department fought an early morning blaze at KT Fryers located in the Greystone Shopping Center on 87th Street Parkway
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City of Lenexa, Kansas


12350 W. 87st St. Parkway
Lenexa, KS 66215-2882
913-477-7500