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LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Congress Passes Last-Minute Tax Changes

Congress, at almost the last minute, has passed a large number of tax changes, including retirement plan issues that will become effective in 2020, as well as extensions through 2020 of a number of tax provisions that had expired or were about to end.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: DEMDACO to Introduce New Retail Concept

DEMDACO is to introduce its first retail concept at Kansas City’s Legends Outlets shopping outlet center this spring.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary

January 14, 2020 Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute (KCOI) celebrated the 20 year anniversary of their first surgery.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Council Approves Amended Final Plan For Ranch Mart Shopping Center

An amended Final Plan for the redevelopment of the Ranch Mart North Shopping center has received approval by the City of Leawood.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Three-Legged Stool

The three-legged stool is a metaphor for how the post-World War II generation looked at planning for retirement, each leg representing an employer pension, employee savings and Social Security.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: TCC Verizon Opens New Location in Leawood

LEAWOOD, Kan. (Nov. 15, 2019) - Round Room LLC , the nation’s largest Verizon Authorized Retailer, announced today the opening of its new TCC store in Leawood at 5280 W. 119th St. The company hosted a community event on Nov. 15 at the new location to connect with members of the community.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Jewish Community Center Breaks Ground on New Family Recreational Center

September 17, the leaders at the Jewish Community Center broke ground on a new 32,000 square feet recreation center.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Temporary Sculpture to be Installed at Leawood City Hall

The Art in Public Places Initiative of the Leawood Arts Council is pleased to announce the temporary installation of a kinetic sculpture by John King.

OVERLAND PARK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2020 Census is coming, and everyone counts!

In 2020, our nation will conduct the once-a-decade census, with the goal of counting every person in the United States once, only once and in the right place.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Governors Kelly & Parson Sign Historic Agreement

Governors from both Kansas and Missouri, along with State and local elected officials from both sides of the State line, gathered at Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas to celebrate the signing of a historic agreement to put a stop to the so called “border war” over economic development business attraction policies that have lured jobs back and forth along the Kansas and Missouri borders for the past decade.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber & Kauffman Partner on Workforce Readiness Survey

The Leawood Chamber and Economic Development Council are working with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and K-12 school superintendents to increase the local talent pipeline - and we’re asking for your input.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Active Development Projects in Leawood Receive Recommendation for Final Plan Approval

The Planning Commission has recommended approval of the Final Plan for Three Hallbrook Place, a four-story 120,000+ square foot office building to be constructed on an 8.46 acre tract located at the south-east corner of College Boulevard and State Line Road.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: AdventHealth Grows Partnership with Ganassi Racing

AdventHealth, one of the nation’s largest faith-based health systems, will expand its relationship with Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) and team up with Kyle Larson on the No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for the 2019 Monster Energy Open, as the team looks to earn a spot in the Monster Energy All-Star Race.

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