Looking for family-friendly weekend fun? Ernie Miller Nature Center's got you covered with two events on Saturday that are sure to delight the entire family. Both events will take place indoors at Ernie Miller Nature Center (909 N. K-7 Highway,... more
A “Triple Triple-A” credit rating helped Johnson County save $6.1 million today when we we issued refunding bonds to pay off older debt obligations at a lower interest rate. Please read more about this story in... more
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.