Growth Corridors

GROWTH CORRIDORS PARKS

Cedar Creek Area

  • Location: North of College Blvd (111th St.) west of K-7 Hwy., south of K-10 Hwy.
  • Description: 1200 acres available for mixed-use business park; all utilities in place
  • Development: Brotherhood Bank & Boilermakers Union headquarters (coming soon), Atmos Energy, medical office building, Two multi-tenant  office buildings, Cedar Creek Market
  • Comments: Beautiful business campus setting; excellent accessibility to K-7, K-10, I-35, and I-435

K-7 Highway Corridor

  • Location: From approx. 1 mile east of K-7 Hwy. to Lone Elm road, south of K-10 Hwy. to approx. 125th St.
  • Description: Approx. 1800 acres available for mixed-use business park; water and sewer utilities in place
  • Development:  ALDI Inc. distribution center, Honeywell - Aerospace division
  • Comments: Excellent accessibility; K-7 interchanges at College Blvd. (111th) and 119th St.

K-10 Highway & Ridgeview Corridor and College & Ridgeview Corridor

  • Location: From approx. one-half mile west of Ridgeview Rd. to approx. one-half mile east of Ridgeview Rd., south of K-10 Hwy. to approx. one-half mile north of College Blvd. (111th)
  • Description: 300+ acres available for quality mixed-use business parks and retail; utilities in place
  • Development: Corporate Ridge Office Park - National Board of Respiratory Care and Healthridge Fitness, Ridgeview Plaza, Watson's Superstore, Prairie Ridge Developments, Garmin, Terracon, Farmers, Premier Global Services 
  • Comments: Excellent visibility and accessibility; K-10 interchange and along Ridgeview Rd.

West 119th Street Corridor

  • Location:  West of I-35 from Ridgeview to Renner, along both sides of 119st St.
  • Description:  Commercial and light industrial development; utilities in place
  • Development:  XPEDX,  I-35/119th Street Technology Park, Aberdeen Village, Bass Pro Shop
  • Comments:  Excellent accessibility to I-35 interchange

Kansas City Road Corridor

  • Location:  West of I-35, from 119th to 127th St.
  • Description:  Approx. 50 acres available for light industrial development; all infrastructure in place
  • Development:  Mid-Central/Sysco, Pepsi-Cola General Bottlers, Cintas, Tompkins Industries, Benchmark Express, Rosehill North and Rosehill South Business Parks
  • Comments:  Excellent accessibility; I-35 interchange at 119th, prime I-35 visibility, rail available.

East 119th Street Corridor

  • Location:  East of I-35 along 119th St., to approx. Blackbob Rd., south to approx. 123rd St. and along Strang Line Road
  • Description:  Hot commercial / retail development corridor; over 1 million sq. ft. of retail development since 1998; new development currently under construction
  • Development:  Olathe Station shopping center (anchors: SuperTarget, AMC Studio 30), NorthRidge Plaza shopping center (anchor: Borders Books & Music, Old Navy, Dick's), US Bank, Home Depot, Hampton Inn, Comfort Suites, Fairfield Inn, many restaurants
  • Comments:  Excellent I-35 accessibility and visibility at 119th St.

K-7 Highway & West Santa Fe

  • Location:  intersection at K-7 Hwy. and Santa Fe (135th Street)
  • Description:  Commercial and retail development sites
  • Development:  West Market Shopping Center (anchor: Price Chopper grocery), West Santa Fe Plaza (anchor: Goodyear/Maurer Tire Company and restaurants) - Wal-Mart
  • Comments:  Prime commercial area serving fast-growing residential development; Santa Fe recently widened to five lanes from K-7 to downtown

East Santa Fe & Blackbob Road

  • Location:  Along Santa Fe (135th St.) from approx. Brougham Dr. to Pflumm Rd., and from 132nd to 138th along Blackbob Road
  • Description:  Hot commercial / retail development; over 800,000 sq. ft. of retail development recently completed or under construction
  • Development:  Alden Center shopping center (anchors: Wal-Mart, Men's Warehouse), Blackbob Market Place (anchors: Lowe's Home Improvement and Hen House grocery), Kohl's Department Store, Hy-Vee grocery,  Prairie Life Center
  • Comments:  Prime Retail area surrounded by upscale residential development

Old 56 Hwy. Corridor and Lone Elm Road

  • Location:  Along Old 56 Hwy. west of I-35 to approx. Lone Elm Rd., south to approx. 151st St. and along Lone Elm Road
  • Description:  100 acres for heavy and light industrial development; utilities in place
  • Development:  Dymon Inc., Deerfield Business Park; ADM Arkady, Marley Cooling Tower, MacKinzie Business Park
  • Comments:  Excellent accessibility to I-35 with interchanges at Old 56 Hwy. and 151st St.; rail available to some sites; convenient to The Great Mall of The Great Plains

151st Street and Interstate 35 Area

  • Location:  Along 151st St., west of I-35 to approx. Lone Elm Road
  • Description:  Hot commercial / retail area; over 1 million sq. ft. of new retail development
  • Development:  The Great Mall of The Great Plains; Olathe Medical Center complex, Holiday Inn, Sleep Inn, Microtel Inn, Toys R Us, UMB Bank, and numerous restaurants
  • Comments:  Prime retail market drawing from an estimated 60-mile radius; excellent accessibility to I-35, K-7/U.S. 169 Hwy.

151st Street and Lone Elm Road

  • Location:  At the intersection of 151st St. and Lone Elm Road
  • Description:  Commercial / light industrial development sites; utilities available to serve most sites - can be extended as needed
  • Development:  Olathe Medical Center complex; Gerson Company; Cedar Lake Village; under construction - YMCA facility
  • Comments:  Excellent accessibility to I-35 and K-7/U.S. 169 Hwy., future expansion of 151st St. to the west will make New Century Airport easily accessible; sites adjacent to Cedar Lake Park, former ALDI Inc. distribution facility (250,000 sq. ft.)

U.S. 169 Highway

  • Location:  Along U.S. 169 Hwy., approx. 159th St. south to approx. 167th St.
  • Description:  Approx. 350+ acres available for commercial / light industrial development; all infrastructure in place
  • Development:  TransAm Trucking headquarters; South Olathe Business Park; Deerfield South Business Park; National Service Center/Foodbrands
  • Comments:  Easy access to I-35 at 151st St.; rail available to some sites.

167th & Lone Elm

  • Location:  At intersection of 167th St. and Lone Elm Rd
  • Description:  Light Industrial
  • Development:  PacSun, FedEx, Smartpost
  • Comments:  Excellent accessibility to I-35 and K-7/U.S. 169