Johnson County Government and several partners will honor the 20th anniversary of 9/11 with a temporary memorial display of 2,977, 2-foot American flags from Thursday, Sept. 9, through Monday, Sept. 13. Olathe West High School students will... more
The Kansas Division of Emergency Management, along with the Office of the State Fire Marshal and Kansas Forest Service coordinated the deployment of personnel and equipment from five Kansas fire departments on Saturday, Sept. 4, to Louisiana to... more
Mental Health First Aid is an interactive course that gives people the skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it builds mental... more
On JoCo on the Go, episode #103, hear about the Kansas City Regional Climate Action. We’ll talk to Johnson County Department of Health and Environment’s Brian Alferman about the role Johnson County played in the development of this guide... more
On Thursday, Sept. 2, the Johnson County Board of Commissioners adopted the FY 2022 Operating and Capital Improvement Budget, totaling approximately $1.45 billion, with another authorized reduction in the county mill levy.
Johnson County Government’s offices, including the courthouse and libraries, will be closed Monday, Sept. 6, in observation of Labor Day, except for county operations required for the safety of residents.
The September-October issue of The Best Times magazine is on its way in the mail. The cover story features a local family whose son, a Navy petty officer, was killed in the Pentagon attack 20 years ago. He was 37 and the father of two young... more