Approximately 550 people attended Johnson County’s 29th annual Veterans Day observance event on Wednesday, where area veterans were honored for their service to our country. Veterans and their families filled the National Guard Armory in Lenexa.... more
This city of Edgerton joined us to celebrate the important work of planning today. The BOCC proclaimed Nov. 12, 2015 as “World Town Planning Day.” City of Edgerton Mayor Donald Roberts joined our Department of Planning and Codes to accept the... more
A group of local residents shared a lovely afternoon at the Jewish Community Center yesterday participating in a speed dating event for people age 60 and older. The event was hosted in partnership with Johnson County Park and Recreation District’... more
Out of the 105 local health departments in Kansas, the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment (JCDHE) has earned the prestigious title of “Local Health Department of the Year” from the Kansas Association of Local Health Departments (... more
Please note that the Board of County Commissioners of Johnson County, Kansas, will NOT hold an agenda review or business session meeting on November 5, 2015. The meeting has been cancelled due to lack of a quorum.
Approximately 2300 contractors, engineers and other building professionals from across the country came to Johnson County for their continuing education. Last week was the 14th year of Johnson County's Fall Education Seminar. Johnson County is... more
One of our Meals on Wheels volunteers is De Soto resident Mel Fischer. He’s 90 years old and has delivered meals to homebound seniors for 13 years. Up until 2012, Mel had been driving and delivering these meals by himself. For the past three... more