Central Core Neighborhood Committee

Meeting Time
3rd Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m.; Lone Elm Room, 2nd floor, City Hall 100 E. Santa Fe St.

Contact Information
George Davis, Co-facilitator (resident) (913) 829-0548
Mike Anderson, Co-facilitator (resident) (913) 780-3430

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central core map


Neighborhood Profile
The Central Core Neighborhood is in the heart of Olathe, surrounding the downtown area.  The neighborhood has a high concentration of commercial and office developments due to Downtown and the Santa Fe corridor.

Spruce and Kansas City Road on the north, Keeler Street and the railroad tracks on the east, Cedar and Elm Streets to the south, and Pine Street on the west.

Download the Central Core Neighborhood Action Plan


Key Successes        

  • Creation of Olathe Community Garden
  • Expansion of Downtown Parking Garage (under construction)
  • Annual Neighborhood Cleanups
  • Railroad Quiet Zone Project (in planning stage)
  • Santa Fe Streetscape (in planning stage)
  • Historic Signage (underway)
  • Expanded Farmers Market Facilities

Future Goals             

  • Mill Creek Trail
  • Implementation of Neighborhood Revitalization Act (a property tax rebate program for home remodeling in Original Town.)