The image shows the new trail, four-lane concrete road and streetlights over Bull Creek

Homestead Lane and 207th Street reopens with new pavement, lighting, sidewalks and trails

Kara Banks City News

Homestead Lane and 207th Street is now reopen to traffic. The $11.3 million project started in August 2018. Work began thanks to the increased traffic for the new Kubota distribution warehouses and the Hostess warehouse, which is currently under construction. The four-lane divided concrete street features landscaping, a 10-foot wide trail on the north side of the street and new …

Mayor Donald Roberts appears on CNBC

Edgerton’s Logistics Park Kansas City featured on CNBC

Kara Banks City News

Logistics Park Kansas City was featured on CNBC this week as part of their 2019 Top States for Business special report. A crew from CNBC filmed at LPKC in June. Kansas Governor Laura Kelly, Kansas Deputy Secretary of Transportation Lindsey Douglas, and Edgerton Mayor Donald Roberts were interviewed as part of the feature story. “LPKC is a real asset for …

Edgerton celebrates Independence Day

Kara Banks City News

The annual Independence Day Celebration drew hundreds to Martin Creek Park and Edgerton Lake on July 3. The City received rave reviews from residents about the annual event. “The Fireworks Display was one of the best we’ve ever seen! What a great job! We really enjoyed it! Thank you,” Juanita Ryan wrote to the City after the show. City council …

Street maintenance work begins week of June 24

Kara Banks City News

Crews will begin pavement work on 3rd Street between East Nelson and 56 Highway and on 4th Street between East Hulett and 56 Highway during the week of June 24. Asphalt milling and paving will be done by McAnany Construction. It should take 3 to 4 days to complete, weather dependent. Please follow detour routes. Remember to pay attention in …

The crowd at Frontier Days 2019 is seen from behind the band on stage.

Fun for all at Frontier Days 2019

Kara Banks City News

It was a wild weekend for the 48th annual Frontier Days, held June 14-15 in downtown Edgerton. From the kangaroos to the 80s glam rockers to the high-flying carnival rides, families enjoyed the beautiful weather. “It’s always good to see folks come out for Frontier Days.  The community spirit, that’s why we do it,” says Glyn Powers, the president of …

Coldpoint Logistics named finalist for Kansas Governor’s Award of Excellence

Kara Banks City News

ColdPoint Logistics has been recognized as finalist for the Kansas Governor’s Award of Excellence. A national leader in cold storage for agricultural products, ColdPoint Logistics was recognized at the Team Kansas Banquet in Manhattan, Kansas on June 4th. ColdPoint Logistics was one of four finalists out of 96 nominations from across the state. It is based in Logistics Park Kansas …

Families enjoy the Downtown Edgerton summer kickoff block party

Kara Banks City News

The Edgerton downtown summer kickoff block party was a success this year.  Dozens of families came out on a beautiful, clear evening to enjoy the festive atmosphere before sitting down to watch the first outdoor movie of the summer, Incredibles 2. Residents enjoyed getting their pictures taken in the New City Church’s photo booth and crunching on snow cones afterward. …

Twinkie Trailer Comes to Edgerton

Beth Linn City News

Come celebrate the new Hostess distribution center in Edgerton and see the Twinkie Trailer! The Twinkie Trailer will be parked on Nelson Street at the Downtown Greenspace on Tuesday, May 28 from 10 AM to 11 AM. Everyone can play yard games or decorate your Twinkie. Hostess will take photos and provide Twinkies to those that attend.

Welcome Hostess to Edgerton!

Scott City News

The City of Edgerton is pleased to announce that Hostess is set to open a distribution center at the Logistics Park Kansas City! The building will be located at 207th Street and Waverly Rd, and is set to begin construction this spring. Please see the attached press release for full details! Hostess Press Release