Welcome to Ignite! Fuel Our Future.

Welcome to the digital version of Ignite! Fuel Our Future, the City of Lee's Summit's comprehensive plan. The plan provides detailed guidelines for new development in the Development Guide and an in-depth analysis of the seven essential elements that will ensure the finest quality of life for all generations for the next 20 years. The plan can be downloaded in its entirety or by individual section.

What is a Comprehensive Plan?

The City of Lee's Summit actively engaged the community in the review and update of the City's comprehensive plan. The comprehensive plan articulates a series of goals, policies, actions and standards to guide the community’s physical development and programs over a 15 to 20-year timeframe. It serves as the basis for economic development, quality residential growth and general improvements for the protection of the quality of life for Lee's Summit residents and businesses. Community participation was critical in forming the plan to ensure it fulfills our shared vision of a vibrant community ensuring the finest quality of life for all generations. There were numerous opportunities for involvement via focus groups, community discussions and surveys.



Looking for information about a place?


Find detailed information with our map-based tool and a guide for the physical development of the city. Useful for developers and for those who are interested in how, where, and when development should occur.


View the Development Guide



Fuel Our Future Plan Elements

To continue to ignite “a vibrant community ensuring the finest quality of life for all generations” over the next 20 years, the Lee’s Summit community created plans around seven essential elements of a successful community.