Overland Park to consider issuing $55M in STAR bonds for Bluhawk sports arena

Bluhawk STAR bonds

Overland Park will consider issuing state-approved STAR bonds to help with the construction of an $85 million multi-sport complex at Bluhawk. Digital rendering via Overland Park city documents.

Overland Park may soon issue roughly $55 million worth of STAR bonds to help construct a multi-sport complex at the Bluhawk  development in the southern portion of the city.

Driving the news: On Wednesday, the Overland Park City Council’s Finance, Administration and Economic Development Committee met to discuss issuing state-approved STAR bonds for the construction of the $85 million Bluhawk Sports Park near 159th Street and U.S. 69 Highway.