Fairfax Master Plan

FIA has developed a Fairfax Master Plan (FMP) to serve as a guide to address short and long-term needs and wishes for the Fairfax District. Please review the FMP and let us know your thoughts.

FairfaxMasterPlan

To view the Northeast Area Master plan, click here.

We are also including a project list below to let you know the status of projects for the FMP as we move forward. The FMP is a working document and will be edited and changed as needed.

Project Timeline
Project
  • Streets, Sidewalks, Curbing & medians
  • Kindleberger/McCormick Rd / Study on flooding issue
  • Monument Entrance Signage for 4 Fairfax entrances.
  • Landscaping / Fencing / Codes - Develop education & enforcement plan that is business friendly.
  • 603 Sunshine vacant building
  • Codes - Open property, who owns - city, UP or FDD?
  • Codes - International Paper 530 Sunshine Rd
  • Codes - Shostack/Flying J Property Kindlerberger & 7th St
  • Lighting: Study on all Fairfax lighting.
  • Police night patrol make list of lights night working.
  • FDD Drainage Issues / Fairfax Tfwy south of FDD flooding during rain.
  • Harvester Rd - no sewers
  • Replace aging corrugated metal pipe sewers.
  • Railroad Crossings:

    Crossing #: 814983G - Sunshine Rd, east of 7th St.

    Crossing #: 814992F - Kindleberger Rd., west of 7th St.

    Crossing #: 814982A - Sunshine Rd, west of Fiberglass Rd.

    Crossing #: 814980L - Sunshine Rd, west of Chrysler Rd.

    Crossing #: 814976W - Funston Rd., west of Chrysler Rd.

    Crossing #: 814973B - Funston Rd., east of 7th St.

    Donovan east of Fairfax Trfwy - added in
  • Compile list of all railroad crossings and note any maintenance needs.
  • Restaurants, Convenience Shops, Gas Stations.
  • Hike & Bike Trails
    Downtown KCK on 7th, cut over to Brinkerhoff, connect to US69
  • Kaw Point Connector to Fairfax Tfwy to Kindleberger to US69.
  • B25 Bomber/Landing Craft Tanks/Other History

    B25 Bomber Museum or Memorial, possibly include Landing Craft Tanks and other history.
  • Kaw Point Park
    Kaw Point Park Steps to river edge
  • Request no special use permits, etc for residential zoning.
  • Limit amount can be increased in a year.
  • Reducing Mill Levee
  • Fairfax Workforce Training Proposal
Estimated Length of Project
  • 5+ years
  • 1 - 2 years
  • 3 - 4 years
  • 1 year, ongoing
  • ongoing
  • 2 months
  • 6 months
  • ongoing
  • 1 - 2 years
  • 2 months
  • 1 year
  • 1 - 3 years
  • 5+ years
  • 5+ years
  • 3 - 5 years
  • 3 - 5 years
  • 5 years
  • 2 - 3 months
  • 6 months
  • 6 months
  • 1 year
as of 11/25/18
Status
  • Study being conducted by UG. Follow-up will be 1/19.
  • Part of the Storm Water Master Plant Study. Est. completion is 1/19.
  • 11/27/18: Steering committee meeting with Gould Evans
  • 11/18 Codes Ambassadors to visit Fairfax business with Codes Education flyer.
  • 11/18 Property owner is maintaining their property
  • 11/18 Need to determine who owns various property in Fairfax that is UG, UP or FDD
  • 11/18 Codes paperwork to be filed
  • 11/18 Fencing has been removed, Greg Talkin will follow-up on other code issue.
  • UG conducting study / will be ready on 12/18
  • 9/18 all lights repaired.
  • 9/18 Inlet 031-742-ns was inspected and is in a state of collapse and that a work order will be issued to construction for repair.
  • Study being conducted. Will be completed by 1/2019.
  • FDD will have report provided along w/ funding plan in 12/18.
  • 12/2018 being reviewed between UG and UPRR
  • 6/2018 UG conducting study to be completed by 12/2018.
  • 1/2019 to be discussed.
  • 6/2018 UG researching and will report back 1/2019.
  • To be discussed with committee. Follow up 1/2019
  • 9/2018 will discuss ideas and others to involve in discussion. Follow-up 1/2019.
  • 6/2018 UG will look at having steps installed.
  • Completed 9/2018. This is now part of the Northeast Master Plan
  • Work with KCK Legislative Committee and lobbyist to propose new legislation to protect property owners from more than 10% property tax increase in a given year
  • City reduced mill by 2, need to look at how to encourage others to reduce or hold.
  • 6/2018 presented at FIA June luncheon. Will contact FIA businesses individually for feedback.