The City of Westwood, Kansas 

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Historical Tidbits

Where forgotten, and nearly forgotten stories of the past in the Westwood, Kansas area are brought back to life.

Federal Revenue Sharing

The December 15, 1972 NBC Nightly News broadcast about the City of Westwood, Kansas City Council voting to return a $37,000 check back to the Federal Revenue Sharing program.

History of KMBZ / Entercom property in Westwood

A radio transmission facility and radio towers was located on the property at the corner of 50th and Belinder Road in the fall of 1933, prior to the incoporation of the City of Westwood.

Rainbow Blvd & Rosedale Memorial Arch

Rainbow Blvd was named and the Rosedale World War I Memorial Arch was built to commemorate the service and sacrifice of the men of Rosedale and the Kansas City metropolitan area in the Great War.

4700 Rainbow Boulevard Westwood, Kansas 66205 (913) 362-1550