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Overlay and Surface Seal Programs Underway in Lee’s Summit

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Residents should expect to see road crews throughout Lee’s Summit through Labor Day as the City’s annual overlay and surface seal programs get underway. The Pavement Management Program is designed to extend the life of existing pavement by maintaining and/or restoring road surfaces. There are 15 areas throughout the city which will receive the surface seal treatment this summer. That treatment uses a mix of aggregate, oil and asphalt binders to seal...

City of Lee’s Summit’s ‘Meet the Artist’ Event Featuring Ivey Zoellers

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The City of Lee’s Summit is hosting a “Meet the Artist” reception featuring the works of local artist Ivey Zoellers. This opportunity to engage with a local artist will be on July 27 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the lobby of City Hall, 220 SE Green St., Lee’s Summit. The reception will be held during the Fourth Friday Art Walk in Downtown Lee’s Summit.   The “Meet the Artist” reception celebrates the opening of Ivey...

Community Blood Drive: “Be the real MVP” Monday, July 23 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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The City of Lee’s Summit, in partnership with the Community Blood Center, Downtown Lee's Summit Main Street, Lee's Summit Chamber of Commerce, and Lee's Summit Economic Development Council, will host a community blood drive on Monday, July 23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Howard Conference Room (second floor) of Lee’s Summit City Hall, 220 SE Green St. Visit and enter the sponsor code...

Lee’s Summit Municipal Court Announces Docket Change

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Effective September 1, 2018, the Lee’s Summit Municipal Division 243, 16th Judicial Circuit, Jackson County, Missouri the Honorable Dana M. Altieri presiding will move from a Wednesday general docket to a Tuesday general court docket.    The first Tuesday docket will be September 4, 2018 and each Tuesday thereafter. The docket times will remain the same. Please visit the court website at for additional information.

City to Celebrate Animal Control “Gone Green” at Ribbon Cutting on July 11

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The community is invited to celebrate the completion of the Lee’s Summit Animal Control solar panel installation at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 11, at the Animal Control Facility, 1991 SE Hamblen Rd., Lee’s Summit, Mo. This project began as an idea from Lee’s Summit High School student, Zach Burton, who in 2016 was trying to think of a way to promote green energy in Lee’s Summit. After approaching City leaders and meeting with them over the...