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Community members tour area facilities

On Monday, October 24, four city council members, three steering committee members, one citizen, two city staff members, and three consultants toured five area recreational facilities. 441 more words

What the community wants and how to fund it

Recently, some residents have requested specific information about funding for building new recreational facilities. This indicates that city staff needs to do more public education about this issue and how the Parks and Recreation Facilities Master Plan fits into the overall process currently underway. 691 more words

Process and early concept renderings

At Monday evening’s Merriam City Council meeting, staff presented an update on the Facilities Master Plan process, which included early concepts and renderings. This post summarizes the presentation. 391 more words

Two key sets of findings from the Parks Facilities Survey

During this past week, staff has delved deeper into results of the statistically-valid Parks Facilities Survey we discussed in our last post. Because of the detail involved, it is important for everyone to understand all aspects of the data. 471 more words

Survey results bring community needs into focus

At the Sept. 22 Facilities Master Plan Steering Committee meeting, staff from Pros Consulting, SFS Architecture, ETC Institute, and consultants from Confluence presented findings from a statistically valid survey; proposals for a preliminary program plan; and an analysis of site configurations. 691 more words

Frights, Flights and Friday Night Lights


Last month, we shared all things Pumpkin Spice and while we’re still savoring that delicious and popular flavor, it’s time to move into October and talk about fun, seasonal activities taking place in Merriam and across Kansas City! 289 more words