Together We Grow – Investing in ElevateEdgerton!
ElevateEdgerton! is a public-private economic development partnership serving as the proactive advocate for the economic advancement of the City of Edgerton, Kansas. ElevateEdgerton! initiates programs and services to attract and retain business, encourages diverse development by partnering with allies and ensures Edgerton stays a pro-business community. The partnership provides high-value opportunities to investors through promotion and communication, networking and leadership. For more information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, 913-882-2500.
NorthPoint Development is a privately held real estate development company specializing in complex master-planned projects. NorthPoint has logistics-oriented developments in 11 markets across the United States and serves as the real estate developer for Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC), a 1,700-acre inland distribution hub in Edgerton that includes a public private partnership and BNSF’s newest intermodal facility.
City of Edgerton
Maintaining small-town values is a signature trademark of the people of Edgerton — and development is welcomed here. Residents and businesses are invited to come grow with this dynamic community in southwest Johnson County. New roads, projects and new opportunities are paving the way for a bright future in Edgerton. Going the distance for each other, Edgerton is a small town with a huge heart.
Gardner Edgerton USD 231
Gardner Edgerton USD 231 serves the communities of Gardner and Edgerton in the southwest corner of Johnson County, Kansas. At the heart of two growing communities, Gardner Edgerton schools currently house approximately 6,100 students. The district includes seven elementary schools (PreK – 4), three middle schools (5 – 8) and one high school (9 – 12). Gardner Edgerton is home to state-of-the-art facilities, technology resources for students and staff and a professional development program that serves both new and veteran educators. Gardner Edgerton is home to three National Blue Ribbon Schools and competes academically at regional, state and national competitions. Gardner Edgerton Schools are meeting the economic needs of our state. Hundreds of high school students are enrolled in a Career and Technical Education class, and nearly as many participated in the state’s eight official Career and Technical Student Organizations, including FFA, FCCLA, and DECA. The graduation rate for all students is near 98%.
SA Legal Advisors
SA Legal represents municipalities and developers on economic development projects. SA Legal is experienced with both Kansas and Missouri economic development incentives, including tax abatement, tax increment financing, community improvement districts and industrial revenue bonds. SA Legal Advisors also represents numerous restaurants and other businesses in their day-to-day operations.
One of the world’s leading food and beverage companies, PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo generated more than $70 billion in net revenue in 2020, driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker, Tropicana and SodaStream. PepsiCo’s product portfolio includes a wide range of enjoyable foods and beverages, including 23 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales.
Hostess Brands, Inc. is working to define the future of snacking. Their mission is to inspire moments of joy through their iconic brands, including Twinkies, CupCakes, Donettes, and Ding Dongs, as well as the delicious Voortman cookies and wafers that also come in sugar free offerings.. For more than a century, Hostess has been delighting consumers and retail customers with continuous innovation, strategic advancement through partnerships, and profitable growth as a competitive category leader.
For nearly 100 years, the legacy of Copaken Brooks has shaped the Greater Kansas City landscape. The firm has developed the most significant “signature properties” in Kansas City and many other noteworthy properties across Missouri, Kansas and Illinois. Today, the firm has nationwide reach, providing expert representation for tenants, developers, landlords, buyers and sellers. Copaken Brooks is developing Midwest Gateway at 191st and Homestead. The two-building project totals nearly a half million square feet and is divisible to 50,000 square feet.
BNSF operates one of the largest freight railroad networks in North America, with 32,500 miles of rail across the western two-thirds of the U.S. The 440-acre BNSF Intermodal Facility in Edgerton provides businesses with a direct connection to the global supply chain via the BNSF’s transcontinental railroad that begins in Long Beach and terminates in Chicago. The Intermodal provides multi-modal transportation for goods imported from China and the Pacific Rim.
Evergy is an investor-owned energy company serving more than 1.6 million customers across Kansas and Missouri, a service area stretching 316 miles west to east and 325 miles north to south, 62000 miles of transmission and distribution lines and over 800 substations to deliver power to our customers. Evergy’s economic development team’s role is to promote and support industry development for companies and communities throughout our service area. We do this by providing comprehensive support for businesses relocating to or expanding in the Evergy’s service area. We support economic growth in our communities through our local partner programs which help build strong business environments so communities can grow and prosper.
Renaissance Infrastructure Consulting
RIC is a locally owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private clients and contractors with the capabilities and knowledge to provide services in a wide variety of infrastructure projects. “Renaissance” is an apt description of the RIC culture: energetic, creative, and resilient. The company’s team approach ensures everyone works together and remains focused on clients and their success.
Olathe Health Systems
Olathe Health is a vital regional health network serving four counties through Olathe Medical Center, Miami County Medical Center, the 35-family care and specialty clinics of Olathe Health Physicians, and a roster of more than 300 physicians and 2,500 employees. The Olathe Health purpose remains steadfast: respond to our communities, their families and their healthcare demands with the highest possible level of medical professionalism, advanced technology and professional care.
With Strategy, a successful marketing and technology plan begins with exactly that: strategy. The Strategy team helps clients fit the pieces together for a greater impact and to get results that matter. The company’s shared vision and collaborative approach brings creative insight, expertise and resources to help clients accomplish goals and grow their businesses.
TSL is an integrated, full service logistics organization. The company services all the domestic markets in North America with intermodal contracts encompassing all class-one railroads and a network of contracted over-the-road, for-hire trucking companies. Perfectly positioned for growth in this area, TSL has a network of offices to facilitate worldwide shipments of full container load (FCL), less than container load (LCL) and air freight.
Integrated Controls & Engineering
Central Bank of the Midwest
Water District #7
Water District No. 7, Johnson County, was formed and incorporated in 1968. Today the District serves over 3,000 customers in service areas that are not only rural, but also urban, residential, commercial and industrial. The Water District maintains exacting standards for providing a safe water supply to its customers. This goal remains as the Water District continues to grow and change.