The Honorable Ryan Kelly, chief judge of the Tenth Judicial District Court, administered the oath of office to three new and two re-elected Johnson County officials during an inaugural ceremony on Monday, Jan. 11.
Johnson County Library’s Lenexa City Center location will be temporarily closed until Tuesday, Jan. 12, due to a potential COVID-19 exposure. In an abundance of caution, the closure includes the drive-thru window, materials return and the holds... more
The Johnson County Board of County Commissioners approved the immediate reorganization of two county departments, Records and Tax Administration (RTA) and Treasury and Financial Management (TFM), to improve customer satisfaction.
This week marks the completion of the new Johnson County Courthouse located in downtown Olathe. This new courthouse will fulfill a need that has been studied for 20 years: delivering a building that reflects the significance of the justice system... more
The Board of County Commissioners and Johnson County Government deeply appreciate the service of outgoing Commissioners Jim Allen, Mike Brown and Steve Klika. A virtual farewell reception will take place at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 7 and can be... more
On JoCo on the Go, episode #74, Johnson County Department of Health and Environment Director Dr. Sanmi Areola addresses the state’s vaccine rollout plan and the limited amounts of vaccine available in the county. Health care workers and long-term... more
What a year for our podcast, JoCo on the Go! Launched in August 2019, we grew our reach to 15,000 downloads in 2020 and won a first-place award from the National Association of Government Communicators. We just released episode #73 to end 2020.... more