City of Gardner


Southwest Johnson County is the central distribution point with national and international access to transportation of goods via land, air and rail. Logistically located just outside of Kansas City in Johnson County – the economic engine of Kansas – Southwest Johnson County is at the crossroads of opportunity. With available and affordable land, a productive workforce and proximity to air, land and rail transportation, Southwest Johnson County is perfectly positioned as the hub of the Heartland. Click on the video links below for specific site information.


The City of Gardner has positioned itself for an aggressive economic development pursuit. The city encourages development and the utilization of the offered incentives to help facilitate sustainable, responsible diversification of Gardner’s tax base while enhancing the quality of life for its community.

Gardner has also demonstrated its more business-friendly posture by updating and simplifying its land development code to streamline processes and clarify regulations, potentially making Gardner a more attractive place to live, work and do business.

Gardner Available Sites


Midwest Commerce Center

Midwest Commerce Center is a premier business park. The park consists of 155 acres of planned state-of-the-art warehouse/distribution space which will encompass some 2,189,500 square feet in five building locations.

The park enjoys excellent access, it is located on U.S. 56 Highway just a ¼ mile from I-35 Highway which is a major north/south highway and is designated as the NAFTA Highway.

The park has several amenities which include; enhanced landscaping, wide interior drives and park signage. The development within the park will be controlled to ensure that the buildings within the park will be first class facilities.