Aviva Directory » Local & Global » North America » United States » States » Missouri » Cities & Towns » Weatherby Lake

Not to be confused with the village of Weatherby in DeKalb County, the city of Weatherby Lake is an inner-ring suburb of Kansas City, located in Platte County. The city was formed as a private development at what was then known as Rush Creek Valley in 1922, and was originally called the Lakeview Subdivision of Kansas City. The community was incorporated as a separate municipality in 1959, changing its status from that of a village to a fourth-class city in 1962. Bordering Kansas City on the north, The city was named for the 274-acre lake that was created in 1937, and which is the centerpiece of the city, offering a variety of recreational opportunities, including swimming, sailing and fishing. Other surrounding communities include Gladstone, Houston Lake, Northmoor, Oakwood Park, Parkville, Perrelview, Riverside, and Waldron.



Recommended Resources

Search for Weatherby Lake on Google, Bing, or Yahoo!