City of Gardner
The city of Gardner, Kansas, in Southwest Johnson County, is one of the fastest growing communities in the Kansas City Metro area and is located just 30 miles from downtown Kansas City on Interstate 35.
Gardner is a historic community and home to nearly 24,000 people. Its roots stretch back over 150 years to its founding in 1857 along the route of the Santa Fe and Oregon/California Trails. Gardner is committed to maintaining its traditional small-town values while focusing on providing for future growth and development.
Develop in Gardner
The city of Gardner prioritizes economic development to support its growing community. Working with Southwest Johnson County, Gardner is currently implementing their Comprehensive Plan, adopted in 2014. The plan prioritizes: