Home button
Site map button
Assessibility logo
Email button
FAQ button
Font Size
Small font
Medium font
Large font
816 969-1200
Development Tabs
HighlightsContact Us

Planning, Development and Block Grant Highlights

2017 Development Report Released

The Planning & Special Projects Department just released its new 2017 Development Report. This report includes updated Census demographics, population and housing growth statistics based on city-issued building permits, commercial growth and updated subdivision listings. To view or download this report, please follow this link.

Minor Home Repair and First Time Homebuyer Programs

Both the First Time Homebuyer Program and Minor Home Repair Program of the City of Lee's Summit are funded under the Community Development Block Grant Program through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Funds are allocated each year to these two programs when the City Council adopts the Annual Action Plan of the CDBG program. The City ...

Here are some quick facts for mobile food vending:

  • Locating on private property requires the property owner’s permission and cannot negatively impact pedestrian, bicycle, or motor vehicle traffic circulation or cause safety issues. Hours of operation are not restricted.
  • Locating in public parking spaces (on City streets) cannot be within 60 feet of a permanent (“brick and mortar”) restaurant during posted hours of operation, unless written permission from the restaurant owner is obtained.
  • Locating in the downtown area (Central Business District) is permitted from 9:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. daily. Requests can be made for other hours of operation during special occasions, such as holidays.
  • Operating during downtown festivals is permitted within the festival during festival hours. Mobile Food Vendors are prohibited within one-half mile outside the festival.
  • Mobile food vendors are required to obtain a permit from the Jackson County Health Department and meet state and county regulations.
  • Annual City permits are required in most cases.
  • For more information, contact the City’s Planning & Development Department at (816) 969-1600.