More About Lawrence
Why Lawrence, Kansas? We've got some of the nation's most affordable cohousing, and all that Lawrence has to offer -
A college town feel, an active arts community, and a thriving downtown. We're a reasonable distance away from Kansas City's
airport, and not too far away from the KC metro area if there's something you can't find locally.
The following links might help provide a flavor of Lawrence. Some are an insider's view, some are an external viewpoint.
City of Lawrence
The city's extensive web presence - a portal into all municipal departments and services. Also a very good collection of links about the area. They also link to extensive information about the city's fiery history.
An amazingly detailed description of Lawrence with demographics, pictures and forums.
Our thriving downtown in the envy of most cities our size. It's an active center of commerce and nightlife. Downtown Lawrence, Inc. provides a sampling of what's available. We have additional restaurants and shops in addition to those listed on this site.
Massachusetts Street Named 2010 Great Place
American Planning Association Great Places offer better choices for where and how people work and live. They are enjoyable, safe, and desirable. They are places where people want to be — not only to visit, but to live and work every day. America's truly great streets, neighborhoods and public spaces are defined by many criteria, including architectural features, accessibility, functionality, and community involvement.
Very similar to an alternative weekly, with an extensive web presence. The site and forums dedicated to the local scene, with an emphasis on the band/music opportunities. The forums are a source of unfiltered information. Obviously we've got a collection of 'colorful' forum dwellers.