Today County Manager Hannes Zacharias proposed a budget for next year that maintains a constant mill levy while addressing growing demands for public services and mounting funding cuts from the state of Kansas. Zacharias and Budget and Financial... more
Research shows that June and July are the highest months during which kids first try alcohol. Please join us on Tuesday, June 7 at 6 p.m. to learn some safey tips as your children transition to the summer months on how to keep them safe from... more
The Theatre in the Park kicks off its 2016 season with “Cabaret” this Friday night! Set in 1931 Berlin as the Nazis are rising to power, “Cabaret” is based on the nightlife at the seedy Kit Kat Klub and revolves around the 19-year-old English... more
The Board of County Commissioners has approved a question for the November general election ballot asking voters to authorize a 1/4 cent public safety sales tax to fund construction of a new county courthouse and a coroner facility.
The coming Memorial Day holiday signals the end of the school year, opening of community pools and summer hours at Johnson County Park & Recreation District facilities. Here are the summer hours for two beaches and two marinas operated by... more
Want to learn more about older adult driver safety and transportation options in our community? On Wednesday, June 8 Johnson County Human Services, in partnership with JFS of Greater Kansas City (Jewish Family Services), Americans for Older... more
Bring the whole gang to beautiful Antioch Park to enjoy a day of family fun! Activities include a petting zoo, delicious food and unique craft vendors, music, giant inflatables and more. Calling all crafters of hand-made goods! If you are... more
Though the end of May, the cost for entering the ninth annual Miles for Meals 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, June 18, is only $20 to support Johnson County’s annual Feed the Need campaign that benefits local food pantries.