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March 23, 2016

Eat lunch and help feed others

Are you thinking about where to have lunch tomorrow? Johnson County Meals on Wheels and Food Truck Mafia KC will host the first annual Food Truck Rally to benefit Johnson County Meals on Wheels. It takes place on Thursday, March 24, at the... more

March 22, 2016

2016 State of the County delivered

More than 700 people gathered at the Ritz Charles in Overland Park today to hear Chairman Ed Eilert deliver the State of the County Address today. “As I begin my sixth year as County Chairman, I have never been more optimistic about our future,”... more

March 21, 2016

Give your input on expanded Johnson County bus service

Our 2016 budget includes increased funding for multiple county services, including parks, libraries and bus service. Johnson County Transit and the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority are working in partnership to implement proposed... more

March 18, 2016

Spring kickoff at the WIC garden

The weather is forecasted to warm up by Tuesday, March 22 when the WIC garden springs to life for another growing season. The public is invited to volunteer at the kickoff event from 7:30 to 9 a.m. when county staff will plant potatoes, onions,... more

March 17, 2016

Last chance to register for Contractor Licensing Spring Seminar

There are still a few spots available for the Contractor Licensing Program 2016 Spring Education Seminar. The seminar will take place March 23-25 at the Overland Park Convention Center; click... more

March 16, 2016

Next courthouse & coroner facility public meeting Thursday

Thursday night marks the third of six public meetings about the new courthouse and coroner facility. These meetings provide the public the opportunity to learn more about the projects, ask subject matter experts questions and provide feedback.... more

March 15, 2016

Chairman Eilert’s 2016 State of the County address on March 22

On March 22, Johnson County Board of County Commissioners Chairman Ed Eilert will give his annual State of the County address. This year's event takes place on March 22 at the Ritz Charles in Overland Park, with check-in starting at 11:30 a.m.,... more

March 14, 2016

Severe Weather Awareness Week brings opportunities to prepare

Johnson County is recognizing Severe Weather Awareness Week March 14-18 in order to increase community members' awareness of severe weather risks and the actions we all can take to protect our families,... more

March 13, 2016

Next courthouse public meeting in Leawood Monday evening

Monday night marks the second of six public meetings about the new courthouse and coroner facility. These meetings provide the public the opportunity to learn more about the projects and provide feedback.

Each meeting will present the same... more

March 11, 2016

2016 Auditions for The Theatre in the Park

Now is the time to get your audition piece ready if you'd like to be on stage for The Theatre in the Park's 2016 season!

Auditions are scheduled for Saturday, March 19 and 26 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Blue Valley High School, 6001 W. 159th... more


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