This community is located near the scenic Flint Hills in northeast Kansas. Home of a State University, it has approximately 45,000 residents. This community serves as a regional center for trade, health care, education, entertainment, and communication. From a business viewpoint, the community shows characteristics of an entrepreneurial spirit and is home to a very diverse list of high tech, scientific, and service related businesses.
It is a leader in offering a broad array of civic, cultural, and recreational opportunities. It's citizens tend to represent a younger profile with a high level of education and professional skills. A brief windshield tour of the community will reveal that modern business facilities, blended with a significant amount of historic preservation, indicate a dedication to aesthetics and to quality of life. Amidst all of the factors of he community's personality, a hard-core trait of honest work ethics, family values, and teamwork prevails. Many people from locations afar observe it, participate in it, then opt to stay and enjoy it permanently.
This community is quickly becoming a mecca for sports in the Midwest. Each year thousands of people come to town to view college sports games, enjoy many golf courses, or participate in amateur athletic events.
Our town is also richly endowed with performing and visual arts resources and community arts events. Among the many art resources are private art galleries, professional artists, professional arts educators, and arts presenters.