• Holiday Outdoor Decorating Contest

    Get ready, Roeland Park Holiday Decorators! This is your time of the year to make your home the envy of the neighborhood. The Roeland Park Arts Advisory Committee is sponsoring a Holiday Outdoor Decorating Contest with prizes to be won! Participants are encouraged to get the whole family involved, decorating teams of …

  • Holiday Trash Pick Up Schedule

    In a change from past practices, trash, recycling and yard waste will not be picked up on Thanksgiving Day in order to allow employees to spend the holiday with their families. Routes will be operated as scheduled from Monday, Nov. 20 through Wednesday, Nov. 22. Crews will not work Thanksgiving Day, …

  • Leaf Pickup Program Update 11-20-2017

    Public Works worked on Saturday, November 17th but did not complete the East Side pickup.  We are completely the East Side streets today and will be starting in the West Side of Roe Blvd. today.  Please see map for areas East of Roe Blvd. we will complete today.  We will …

  • Governing  Body Workshop  and Council Meeting – November 20, 2017

    The  Governing  Body Workshop  and Council Meeting will be held at the Roeland Park City Hall, 4600 W 51st Street 6:00 PM Governing Body Workshop Agenda Packet 7:00 Council Agenda Packet The public is welcome to attend city meetings. If you need accommodations, please contact the City Clerk at 913-722-2600 (Kansas Relay Service 1-800-766-3777). …

  • 2017 Fall Leaf Pickup Update — Equipment Damaged

    Our leaf pickup season is underway and unfortunately our leaf pickup machine was in a vehicular accident and heavily damaged.  Our staff has continued our leaf pickup progress with the use of a borrowed mechanical sweeper and the City owned geo-vac sweeper.  Although the process is a little slower than you …

  • Holiday Tree Lighting December 5th

    This year the City will kick-off the holiday season at Sweany Park (Neosho and Wells) with a traditional Tree Lighting Ceremony starting at 6 pm Tuesday, December 5th. The children from Roesland Elementary and St. Agnes Catholic School will ring in the holiday season with a medley of traditional music. …

  • WCA Recycling Bin Replacement

    Roeland Park Residents: Due to the replacement of recycling bins throughout the City with new larger rolling recycling carts, the City will not be enforcing the screening requirements for recycling carts through January 31, 2018. We understand that not everyone will use the 65 gallon full-size carts. WCA has confirmed …

  • 3rd Annual CFD2 Black Friday Blood Drive

    3rd Annual CFD2 Black Friday Blood Drive Date: 11/24/2017 Start Time: 8:00 AM End Time: 2:00 PM Where: Johnson County Consolidated Fire District No.2 – Station 21 Address: 6400 Martway St  Mission KS 66202 Why Give Blood? Community Blood Center (CBC) must collect almost 600 units of blood daily to meet the needs of area …

  • Community Forum Presentations October 23

    Johnson County Wastewater presentation on summer storm events and BUPP backup prevention program. Click here. Aaron Witt, Chief Engineer with Johnson County Wastewater, will provide a presentation and overview of how storm events and groundwater impact the County’s sanitary infrastructure.  Mr. Witt will discuss the County’s past and future projects …

  • Help MARC learn about how our community uses special transportation services

    The Mid-America Regional Council is updating its Coordinated Plan, which establishes regional goals and strategies for transportation and mobility services for older adults and individuals with disabilities. Please help MARC in this endeavor by completing the attached survey below. Take the survey in English | Toma la encuesta en español Visually-impaired survey …

  • Vision for 2020 Roe Boulevard

    The Roe Boulevard Improvement Project is funded with local resources and dollars from the Federal Surface Transportation Program. The project development process involves the following four phases: Visioning, Preliminary Design, Final Design, and Construction. We are focusing on the Visioning Phase now through summer 2017. Construction is scheduled to begin 2020. ONLINE OPINION …

  • Nall Park Singletrack Bike Trail: Construction to Begin!

    Construction on the Nall Park singletrack bike trail is scheduled to begin on 10/31. The construction may result in some disruption of citizens’ normal use of the park in areas near the location of the new trail. Construction is anticipated to be finished by Thanksgiving.    Please join/follow the Nall Park Singletrack …

  • 2017 FALL LEAF PICKUP SCHEDULE

    The Governing Body has approved the 2017 Fall Leaf Pickup Schedule.  The schedule includes 6 weeks of continuous leaf pickup beginning on November 6th and ending on December 15th.  It is important to note that the final two weeks of pickup will be scheduled according to the 2017 Final Leaf …

  • Send us your best Roeland Park pic!

    Send us your best Roeland Park pix! We need your photos for the new Roeland Park website. As staff works to update the site and other resident communications materials, images of your favorite Roeland Park locations would really help. Do you have a favorite park or place in town? Snap …

  • Planning Commission Ward 1 Vacancy

    The City of Roeland Park is seeking interested residents in Ward 1 to apply to be a member of our Planning Commission. The Planning Commission currently meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. to review issues related to Chapter 16 of the City Code on Planning …

  • Seeking Shade in R Park!

    While enjoying time in R Park this hot summer, you have no doubt noticed the critical need for shade there!  After most of the mature trees had to be removed due to Emerald Ash borer, the city replanted 27 new trees. But it will be a long time before they …

  • Introducing the Employee Recognition Program: Outstanding Service Award

    The Employee Recognition Program is designed to recognize city staff who have demonstrated exemplary service and continued commitment to the Roeland Park community. Employees who have distinguished themselves through in their work for the city will be presented the Outstanding Service Award. Residents of Roeland Park and fellow city staff …