This afternoon, the Board of County Commissioners will hold a Committee of the Whole to receive more information on timelines, cost estimates and financing options for a proposed new courthouse and coroner facility. The COW takes place at 1:30 p.... more
In the most recent version of JoCo Magazine, we provided 10 suggestions for ways you can engage with Johnson County Government on Leap Day (Feb. 29). Actually, these are great activities for ANY day! Below is links to more information.
Come watch today’s stocking as 1,600 lbs. of trout are stocked at Kill Creek Park Lake at 2:30 p.m. and 3,800 lbs. are stocked in Shawnee Mission Park Lake at 3:45 p.m. After the fish are stocked, both lakes will be closed to all fishing until... more
The Kansas City metro area Regional 9-1-1 system is administered by Mid-America Regional Council, which published a news release and held a press conference earlier today announcing the availability of texting to 9-1-1. Below is some of the most... more
If you think weeds are aggravating, you should have James Hoge’s assignment. He is the noxious weed director for the Johnson County Department of Public Works and Infrastructure. His main duties are to control, manage, and eradicate noxious weeds... more
It’s mid-February and we’re in the midst of cold and flu season. Lougene Marsh, director of Johnson County Department of Health and Environment, says the most significant thing everyone can do to prevent the spread of disease is proper hand... more