Derby is a suburb of Wichita with a population of about 26,000. It has a small town feel, but still offers numerous restaurants and shopping opportunities. The school district is comprised of numerous elementary schools, a 6th grade center, Derby Middle School and Derby High School. I have attached a link to the district website below. Derby has been ranked one of the best places to live and one of the best places to retire.... more
I've had many of my clients recommend this school district. Here are some links that may be helpful to you. http://www.greatschools.org/kansas/derby
I've been to both Ft. Sill and Ft. Leavenworth.
The town of Leavenworth is a nice place to buy or rent. It's a lot nicer and safer than Lawton, OK. The installation housing office will be able to help you find rental homes. I've listed their website under web references. If you're looking to buy in the area, I can recommend Harry Burgess at Mayo Auction & Realty. He's former Army.
Hi Eric. The part of the property that is designates as the easement is still part of your property. An easement creates an encumbrance on the property of the owner who granted the easement (called the servient property). I would think putting stakes along the easement is reasonable as the person who benefits from the easement will want to make sure that he does not use an area outside the easement. You could talk to the neighbor and suggest alternative methods of marking the easement boundaries. If you don't like the stakes, maybe marking the boundary with spray paint would be less invasive. In my opinion, this is a perfect chance for you to get to know your neighbor and set the tone of your future relationship, which hopefully will be pleasant.... more