Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, KS- Economic Development Department

Through traditional and equity-based approaches, the Economic Development Department leads the business expansion, small business development and job creation efforts for the Unified Government.


Committed to serving Wyandotte County, Kansas, businesses is the goal the Economic Development Division takes very seriously. Whatever the needs may be, the Unified Government’s Economic Development Division is committed to working for:

  • Increasing job opportunities for local residents
  • Supporting entrepreneurs  and small business growth
  • Increasing the tax base of the community to continue to provide high quality services to businesses and citizens
  • Creating a quality of life characterized by stable neighborhoods and diverse opportunities
  •  Diversifying the local economy with growth in new technology, service sector and tourism industries

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City (Specialty)
  • Small Business Policy

Networking Organizations

  • Demographically Based
  • Small Business/General

Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Site Location

Economic and Site Development

  • Site Location Assistance

Regulatory Compliance

  • Codes (Specialty)
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Government Requirements (Specialty)
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits (Specialty)

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
Contact Information
Jonnathan Salazar
701 N 7th St
Suite 421
Kansas City, KS 66101