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City of Lee’s Summit to Host RecycleFEST April 13

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The City of Lee’s Summit will host a RecycleFEST April 13 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at City Hall, 220 SE Green St. This free event allows residents to recycle items, such as bicycles, athletic shoes, and cell phones, which are not typically collected through curbside recycling and would otherwise end up in a landfill. RecycleFEST collects materials that can be recycled and refurbished. Recycling reduces landfill waste, conserves natural resources, prevents...

Summit Ice Inaugural Season is Wrapping Up

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Summit Ice will close on March 24, marking the end of its inaugural season. Throughout the season, over 13,300 patrons visited and skated at Summit Ice and participated in its offered activities and classes.  “Summit Ice had a very successful inaugural season,” Joe Snook, LSPR Administrator, said. “It was complete with the Stanley Cup experience at the end of February. After closing, staff will immediately begin work on transforming the ice...

Innovative Technology Used to Inspect Water Infrastructure in Lee’s Summit

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The City of Lee’s Summit’s Water Utilities Department is taking a proactive approach to ensure the integrity of its pipeline infrastructure through the use of an innovative technology, known as PipeDiver. PipeDiver is a free-floating device, which will be used during a March 21 inspection to assess the condition of one of the City’s critical water transmission mains without interrupting water service to residents. The City is working with HDR...

Exhibit Showcasing Best of Missouri Hands on Display in Lee’s Summit

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The City of Lee’s Summit is hosting an exhibit at City Hall featuring 15 regional juried members from Best of Missouri Hands now through May 24. The exhibit showcases a dynamic range of 2D and 3D artwork including glass sculptures, fine art jewelry, photography, metalsmithing and woodworking as well as oil and acrylic paintings. This exhibit was developed to demonstrate the creativity and diversity of the artists and artisans of Missouri. Best of Missouri...