Importer announces agreement to lease space in Edgerton

Danedri Thompson [email protected] Demdaco will re-locate to Edgerton after all, Logistics Park Kansas City officials announced June 26. The Lenexa-based gift importer renewed its lease for warehouse space in North...

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BNSF, Edgerton to work with new developer; Allen Group-KC out

Danedri Thompson [email protected] The Allen Group of Kansas City will no longer serve as the developer of the Logistics Park of Kansas City, the planned warehouse development adjacent to the Edgerton Intermodal....

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Man struck by train

Mark Taylor [email protected] A man escaped serious injury after being struck by a train near 167th and U.S. 169 Highway on Sept. 15. According to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, the man was struck just before 3 a.m....

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Boy Scout troop works to light flag at Gardner Cemetery

Amy Cunningham [email protected] This Memorial Day a volunteer from the American Legion...

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Edgerton roads to close permanently

Amy Cunningham [email protected] The city of Edgerton has announced upcoming road closures related to the construction of the BNSF Intermodal Facility. On Tuesday, Edgerton City Superintendent Mike Mabrey released a...

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Gardner adjusts agreement for sale of land to BNSF

Danedri Thompson [email protected] Council members agreed to offer BNSF an easement on city property rather than selling all of a  .434-acre parcel of land to the railroad during a meeting Jan. 18. A portion of the...

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BNSF fined by labor department

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad has been ordered to pay a Kansas City, Kan.-based employee $95,096 following a whistleblower investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration...

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BNSF announces contractors for intermodal project

Corbin H. Crable [email protected] OVERLAND PARK — BNSF Railway Co. has announced the names of the contractors that will take the long-discussed concept of the intermodal facility and finally turn it into a reality. BNSF...

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