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Westwood & Westwood Hills, Kansas

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Westwood Hills was developed by the J.C. Nichols Company in 1922 as a subdivision. According to a Nichols publication, the city was "highly wooded, slightly rolling ground commanding a view of the beautiful Brush Creek valley."1

Westwood: Named after Westwood View Elementary School and three existing subdivisions.2

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Footnotes

  1. "Johnson County Cities Incorporation and Name Origins" Johnson County Sun, 27 July 1990.
  2. "Johnson County Cities Incorporation and Name Origins" Johnson County Sun, 27 July 1990.
  3. Westwood View School History. City of Westwood, Kansas. Accessed June 2012.
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