Developer proposes apartments and grocery store near Southglen shopping center in Overland Park

The Overland Park Planning Commission unanimously approved initial plans for a new residential and retail development on part of the site of the Southglen shopping center at 119th and Metcalf Avenue. Rendering from city documents

A developer wants to build new apartments on the site of a former gym in a shopping center next to Blue Valley North High School in Overland Park. 

At its Monday meeting, the Overland Park Planning Commission reviewed and unanimously approved a rezoning request for the apartment complex to be built on the northeast corner of 121st Street and Metcalf Avenue.