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Public Advisory: Weather cancellations and closings for Friday, Jan. 24 ... | last updated: 01/24/2020 - 6:06am | + read more

These are the weather-related cancellations or closings for Friday, Jan. 24. We will make updates as we receive them.

Catch-a-Ride volunteer transportation services are cancelled for the day. Area Agency on Aging – Home Delivered Meals (Meals on Wheels) will not be delivered today. Nutrition Centers are closed today.

Get the latest on any Johnson County Park and Recreation District cancellations and closings at this link.

Public Works

Phone: 913-715-8300

1800 W. Old Highway 56, Olathe, KS 66061

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  • Prepping a Gravel Road
  • paving
  • Cutting Brush
  • Chip Sealing County Roads
  • Cross Road Pipe Project

Johnson County Public Works is responsible for the design, construction, and maintenance of the road and bridge infrastructure in the unincorporated area. Public Works administers the Stormwater Management Program (SMP), County Assistance Road System (CARS) program, and administers and enforces the Kansas Noxious Weed law.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to continue to be an outstanding provider of public works services. Leveraging our greatest asset, our employees, we will accomplish this through:

  • Partnership
  • Teamwork
  • Customer service/satisfaction
  • Employee development/empowerment/job satisfaction
  • Continuous improvement/innovation
  • Industry leadership and positive public image in a manner that is environmentally, socially and fiscally responsible

Mission Statement

We are committed to the planning, development, and implementation of the County's policies, goals, and objectives. We provide our services in a manner that emphasizes public service and good stewardship. It is our inherent duty to preserve, protect, and enhance the County's investment in its infrastructure so that we may realize the benefit of its intended purpose. In the performance of our duties we will constantly strive to efficiently apply the best possible management and technology to achieve the most cost effective results. We maintain a safe and professional atmosphere. We provide our employees opportunities for development through continuing education and training. We will continue to educate employees, management, elected officials, and the public of the importance of Public Works.