Established in 2015, the Leawood Economic Development Council (LEDC) is a partnership between the City of Leawood and the Leawood Chamber of Commerce for economic development. Leawood, Kansas, a suburban community in the Kansas City Metropolitan area, is located in Johnson County, approximately 10 miles southwest of downtown Kansas City, MO.
Leawood is a progressive community for businesses and residents looking to sustain a high quality of life in a vital city with enhanced cultural distinction. Leawood provides easy access to the metro highways, ideal for business travel. Other advantages include well-maintained streets, nationally recognized school systems and low crime. Leawood is populated with well-educated, high income, and highly motivated families and businesses. Leawood is the premier location to Work, Dine, Shop, Stay, and Play in the Midwest and Kansas City Metropolitan region. Click here to read Look to Leawood, the official Leawood Economic Development Council magazine.