February 10, 2016

USD 231 interested in land considered for low-income housing

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Although the Gardner Edgerton School District has expressed interest in purchasing more than 21 acres in the Waverly Pointe subdivision near the high school, that doesn’t mean a plan for lower-income housing in the same location will be scrapped. Earlier this month, school board members decided to survey three parcels of land Continue Reading

Council lends its support to developer’s tax credit application

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Council members lent their support to a developer seeking tax credits to build a low-income apartment complex in Gardner. Overland Property Group submitted an application to the Kansas Department of Housing in August for tax credits to build up to 48 units in three apartment buildings in Gardner’s Waverly Pointe subdivision in Continue Reading