|Other titles||Park system of Kansas City, Mo.|
|Statement||Board of park commissioners|
|LC Classifications||SB483.K2 A5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48 p. incl. illus., tables.|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||21007403|
Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - The park and boulevard system of Kansas City, with itineraries for one, two and three hour trips for visitors to Kansas City, starting from the new Union station. The book tells of city development and gives biographical information about the main people involved in establishing Kansas City’s park and boulevard system. Hardback with dust jacket. pages. Pristine condition. B/W photos and maps. This is the reprint of a book originally published in Lowell Press Publishers. The park and boulevard system of Kansas City, with itineraries for one, two and three hour trips for visitors to Kansas City, starting from the new Union station.. by Kansas City (Mo.). Board of Park . The National Park Service has added the Kansas City, Missouri, parks and boulevard system to its National Register of Historic Places.. The historic district includes parks and .
>> kansas city, missouri, is known as the city of fountains with over officially registered here in the metropolitan area., george kessler and the development of the park and boulevards system. >> today park and all of art system is about miles. our system is ab acres of parkland in the city. about2, acres is in square. Johnson County Apartments Just Minutes from Downtown Kansas City. The Boulevard has plenty of features that make its Johnson County apartments an outstanding choice in your search for a new home. We are happy to be a pet-friendly community and offer a spacious off-leash dog park, designed to please our residents and their furry friends by providing plenty of fresh air and a gorgeous view. Southwest Boulevard Kansas City, MO AM - PM () Tours & Recreation Center. Beer Hall + Gift Shop - Please note that Brewery Tours are temporarily suspended. Madison Avenue Kansas City, MO Mon-Thurs 1pm - 9pm | Fri-Sat 11am - 9pm | Sun 11am . The year-old parks and boulevard system inclu acres of parkland and one of the largest municipal parks in the U.S., Swope Park. According to the Trust for Public Land ParkScore Index, Kansas City ranks 32 out of cities on park access.
The Park Board hired landscape architect George E. Kessler (pictured) to design a boulevard and park system master plan that would provide for a “city within a park.” Work on the boulevard system began in with the development of Independence and Gladstone Boulevards. The History of Kansas City, Missouri's Parks & Boulevard System, including Roanoke Park. This Presentation was created by Dona R. Boley and shown at the Exploration of Roanoke Park on May 1, It has since been added to by Curt Watkins and Pete Browne. The Report of the Board of Park and Boulevard Commissioners is a “detailed and comprehensive look at Kansas City’s topography and traffic patterns, population density and growth, its industrial and residential sections, and its prospects for future development. It was, in a word, planning. The Work of George Edward Kessler and the Kansas City Park and Boulevard System, Introduction In , the Kansas City Board of Parks and Recreation Department, with funding from the American Society of Lands, began a landscape architectural/historic survey of Kansas City’s park and boulevard system.