Plans to rebuild the Observation Tower at Shawnee Mission Park have been scrapped - at least for now. The Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Board of Commissioners on Wednesday, Nov. 15, voted 4-3 to cancel the project and divert the $1.9 million already included in the district's 2018 budget for the project to other uses.
Friday, November 17, 2017
Golden Ghetto Goodbye: Shawnee Mission Park Observation Tower Never Coming Back
Sad news regarding a local landmark that long served as place to look out on the vast cultural wasteland that is Kansas flyover country while getting high and dreaming of somewhere slightly nicer. Read more: