Located approximately 12 miles south of Kansas City, Mo., the city of Lenexa, Kan. is home to more than 47,000 residents. The 34.3-square-mile city enjoys a healthy business base – including a variety of high tech and bioscience companies, as well as a number of national and international headquarters. Lenexa residents also enjoy the city’s beautiful parks and trails. In recent years, Lenexa earned a spot on CNN Money Magazine’s Best 100 Places to Live!
Known locally as the “City of Festivals,” Lenexa hosts several celebrations and events each year that draw visitors from the greater metropolitan area and beyond. One of the most popular – The Great Lenexa Barbeque Battle – is held every year at Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park. More than 185 teams participated at this year’s event!
Education is provided to Lenexa residents through the following public school districts:
De Soto, Olathe and Shawnee Mission. Private schools that serve the city include Holy Trinity Catholic Elementary School and St. James Catholic Academy.
This well-planned community has a strategic visioning effort, “Lenexa Vision 2030,” which was developed as a result of its commitment to community involvement and strategic planning. This gives citizens across Lenexa the opportunity to work together to exchange ideas and discuss issue to guide the city’s future growth and planning efforts.
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This 4-bedroom, 2.5-bath home features tons of updates and a large finished basement. The bedrooms are good size, and the master suite includes an updated bath, his/her closets and a martini deck. The park-like backyard with partial covered deck is perfect for entertaining! Call me at (913) 980-2434 to see for yourself today!