Downtown Lee's Summit
Downtown Master Plan | FREE Long-term Public Parking Map
Downtown Lee’s Summit has a unique variety of over 40 specialty retail shops plus several options for casual dining and entertainment. A recently completed streetscape project has transformed downtown with street lights, banners, new trees and landscaping.
In 2010, Downtown Lee's Summit Main Street was selected as a Great American Main Street Award Winner by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Electric Charging Station
The Parking Garage near City Hall now houses an electric vehicle car charging station. The charging station is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy award DE-EE0002538, an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act grant project administered by Metropolitan Energy Center. The Kansas City Regional Clean Cities Coalition worked with KCP&L to administer the grant.
For directions on usage, please call 1-888-758-4389.
The Wi-Fi Lee's Summit network brings free, high-speed, wireless internet to downtown Lee's Summit. Users within the coverage area can connect to Wi-Fi Lee's Summit by choosing the SSID LSWiFi from their computer's list of available wireless networks. Wi-Fi Lee's Summit provides each user two hours of free internet connection per day. View the coverage map for the latest coverage areas.
Wi-Fi Lee's Summit was created and funded through a partnership between Lee’s Summit Downtown Main Street, Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce, Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council and the City of Lee’s Summit. Grant funding was also provided to help get the project started through the Truman Heartland Community Foundation. Internet services are provided through a partnership with Time Warner Cable of Kansas City.
Wi-Fi Lee's Summit depends on local businesses who host repeaters. Repeaters are small electronic devices that extend the range of the Wi-Fi Lee's Summit signal. Find out more about hosting a repeater. Click here for FAQ's.