The City of Parkville is proud to announce it was voted No. 1 in the first ever “Battle of the Burbs” contest through KZPT FM/99.7 the Point. Out of the top 32 “burbs,” Parkville was named the “Best Burb” for 2017.
The contest was the first ever on-air promotion and listeners were asked to vote on the “Best Burb” in the Kansas City Metro in a March Madness-style competition. In the final four of the competition, Parkville was up against tough competition in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and Overland Park and Shawnee, Kansas. The City was notified on March 31st that it had won the battle.
Mayor Nan Johnston was interviewed during the morning show on April 4th. To listen to the interview, click here: http://parkvillemo.gov/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Mayor-Johnston-Interview-KZPT_040417.mp3.
The public is invited to attend a ceremony on Monday, April 24 at 4:00 p.m. at the McKeon Stage in English Landing Park. The KZPT FM/99.7 the Point Morning Show will present Parkville with a plaque and t-shirts.