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City of Lee’s Summit Community Input

How should we distinguish our community as “world-class” as the community grows? • Provide resources for lower economic families • Define identity – what makes LS special? • Upgrade our lower economic areas • Hold landlords accountable • Continue to focus on education o College level also • Roads • Healthcare • Infrastructure • What are we measuring ourselves against? • Economically stable • Hotels • Dining • Shopping • Entertainment • Collaboration o i.e. “MIC” • Education ecosystem • Schools (1 checkmark) • Maintain downtown character • High expectations • Education • Safe • Highlight inclusion • Branding (simple) o Beyond City effort o Leverage partners to speak as one, not in silos o Find synergy • Green space/parks • Lakes • Entertainment district • Park district • How do we market that we are and are growing as world class? • Capitalize on our “Yours Truly” • Education for kids to learn multi-cultural aspects • Using tech affective/usable • Smart City • Prepare our children to be world class • Better promote what we already have in LS • Keep growing new businesses • Learn from other “best practices” communities (1 checkmark) • Decent branding • A clear, strong identity (1 checkmark) • Keep our unique culture/atmosphere (1 checkmark) • Sustainability The Novak Consulting Group Strengthening organizations from the inside out.

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Ignite! Your ideas. Our future. Community Input  

Ignite! Your ideas. Our future. Community Input