What's New

  • 87th Street Parkway now open; tunnel work continues
    87th Street Parkway just east of the entrance to Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park is now open. Contractors finished installing the new pre-cast pedestrian tunnel ahead of schedule. ...
  • Play with your food at Farm-ula 500 Veggie Race
    Lettuce see if you have what it takes to beet the competition during our fourth Farm-ula 500 Veggie Race at the Lenexa Farmers Market on Sept. 17....
  • Kids' coloring contest: “Why I Like Lenexa Police”
    Kids can show their appreciation of the Lenexa Police Department by entering a contest where they draw why “I Like Lenexa Police.”...
  • Back-to-school safety tips
    School is almost back in session! Here are some safety reminders from the Lenexa Police Department to discuss with your kiddos who may be walking or riding a bike to school....
  • 2023 Budget: How to learn more and share input
    How does Lenexa plan to allocate its resources next year? Here’s how you can explore the 2023 Recommended Budget and provide feedback before the Lenexa City Council considers approving the budget in late August...
  • How to use a roundabout
    Roundabouts are a way to keep traffic moving smoothly and quickly instead of traffic lights, which can interrupt the flow of traffic. ...
  • Help us rename Indian Trails Aquatic Center
    As part of the upcoming renovation project at Indian Trails Aquatic Center, the City of Lenexa intends to give this pool a new name. And we want your input! Submit ideas by Aug. 3....
  • Do you live next to public property?
    If you live next to a stream, park, trail or open land, make sure you know where your property begins and City property begins before doing an outdoor project....
  • Indian Trails pool renovation coming soon
    Indian Trails Aquatic Center at Sar-Ko-Park Trails Park is set to undergo major renovations. The $15 million in improvements, which begin this coming winter, will modernize Lenexa’s most visited pool and enhanc...
  • New Justice Center designs unveiled
    As designs for the new Lenexa Justice Center begin moving through the City’s planning approval process, the public is getting a closer look at what the new building will look like and how this facility will ben...
  • Know the signs of tech support scams
    The Lenexa Police Department has had numerous reports recently of residents falling victim to a commonly used “computer tech support” scam. Some of those victims have lost tens of thousands of dollars in this s...
  • Top tips for navigating election season
    The midterm election is coming up in November. Make sure you know Lenexa’s rules for political signs and soliciting. ...
  • Recommended 2023 budget ready for review
    The Lenexa City Council has set public hearings the 2023 Recommended Budget, which balances a property tax rate reduction with continued exceptional services....
  • City to Manage Lenexa Cemetery
    The Lenexa City Council approved a Memorandum of Understanding on June 21, 2022, to transfer property and assets of the Cemetery to the City at the end of this year. ...
  • Everyday Water Safety
    With hot summer temperatures comes the irresistible urge to cool off. Whether in your home pool, a community pool, or boating on the lake, it is important to keep water safety at the forefront of your mind....
  • Building and Maintaining Safe Pool
    Following building codes helps ensure that your pool is built safely for you, your family and your guests. That’s why the City of Lenexa requires permits and inspections for all above-ground and in-ground pools...
  • Why so many road closures?
    There seems to be a perfect storm of road construction happening right now in Lenexa, particular in the 87th Street/I-435 area. Here are a few reasons why you’re seeing so many projects causing closures at once...
  • I-435 and 87th Street Parkway closures planned
    Ramp and lane closures will impact travel around the Interstate 435 and 87th Street Parkway interchange over the next several months as work continues on a major improvement project....