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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Governing Body Workshop and Council Meeting

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The Governing  Body Workshop and Council Meeting will be held at the Roeland Park City Hall, 4600 W 51st Street

Tuesday, January 226:00 PM Governing  Body WorkshopAgenda Packet
7:00 PM CouncilAgenda Packet
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Community News
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Public Works is Gearing Up for Another Snowy Weekend!

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Public Works' current plan for this weekend's winter weather conditions:

  • Public Works staff are prepping trucks for snowfall overnight Friday into Saturday
  • Staff will report for snow duty at midnight tonight as the precipitation is not expected change over ...
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Community News
Posted on: January 15, 2019

City-wide Tree Debris Pickup Information

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Public Works staff will begin collections on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 on the West side of Roe Blvd in the light blue area of the map below and work their way to the Orange section. Once the westside of Roe Blvd is complete, public works will begin in t...

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Community News
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Lifeguards Wanted

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Lifeguards Wanted Roeland Park Aquatic Center - 4843 Rosewood DrApplicants can email directly to Shannon.Plueger@jocogov.org 

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Community News
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Meet the Mayor!

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Want to know more about what’s going on in Roeland Park?Have ideas you’d like to share with your Governing Body?Need comic relief on a REALLY low budget?

Sit down for an informal, and hopefully informative, meeting with Roeland Park Mayor Mike Kelly at your...

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Community News
Posted on: December 18, 2018

City of Roeland Park Ward 1 City Council Vacancy

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A vacancy exists in the position of Council Member in Ward 1 for the City of Roeland Park. Candidates for the position of Council Member must be at least 21 years of age on the date of the election and a resident and qualified elector of the ward for whic...

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Community News
Posted on: December 28, 2018

Introducing Donnie Scharff as Public Works Director

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The City of Roeland Park is pleased to introduce Donnie Scharff as Public Works Director.  Mr. Scharff brings 19 years of public works experience to the position serving the last 3.5 years as Public Works Superintendent for Roeland Park. &nbs...

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Community News
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Christmas Tree Recycling

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Recycle your Christmas tree at the old pool site at 48th Street and Roe Boulevard from December 26th to February 2nd. Please remove all decorations, tinsel and lights.

Community News
Posted on: December 26, 2018

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Sculpture Fundraising Goal Has Been Met! Sculptor Begins Work on the R Park Sculpture!

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The Citizens Sculpture Initiative for R Park has announced that the fundraising goal of $62,600 for the R Park Sculpture Project has been met, thanks to the generosity and community-mindedness of 5 family foundations, 10 businesses and over 300 individual...

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Community News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Recycle More, Recycle Better

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The MARC Solid Waste Management District recently published the Recycle More, Recycle Better flier (PDF) to make it easier for residents to know what is and is not recyclable in their curbside bins.

Confusion as to what materials are acceptable is causing ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Aquatic Center Analysis by Waters Edge

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Water's Edge has completed a comprehensive assessment of the Aquatic Center condition and operations along with analysis of market competition and alternative operating scenarios.  The analysis was designed to engage the entire community in this ...

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Community News
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Pickleball! Coming this Spring to R Park!

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What is Pickleball?  Click HERE more information on Pickleball and where to play from Johnson County Parks & Rec.

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Community News
Posted on: November 2, 2018

The 2018 Leaf Pickup Program Kicks Off Starting November 5th

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Are you ready for the City's leaf pickup program? On Monday, November 5th Public Works will deploy the new leaf vacuum truck on the southwest end of the City and work their way north! From November 5th - 17th our focus will be to complete the first leaf p...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

New Youth Advisory Council Seeking Passionate Teens Looking to Make a Difference

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The Council will be responsible for organizing the Neighbors Helping Neighbors Program which uses voluntees to assist local residents in need with property maintenance and improvements. In addition, the Council will make recommendations to the Governing B...

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Community News
Posted on: September 20, 2018

2020 Roe Boulevard

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Vision for 2020 Roe BoulevardThe 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 Desig...

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Community News
Posted on: September 18, 2018

2018 FALL LEAF PICKUP PROGRAM

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The City's leaf program is a one-of-a-kind program in the Kansas City Metro area. In 2018, the program will have significant changes and we are asking our residents to please note the information prior to leaf pickup season. No longer are leaves allowed t...

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Community News
Posted on: August 8, 2018

Tips on Sun Protection for Children

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Tips on Sun Protection for Children

With spring arriving, children will be spending more time out-of-doors. “Sun Protection for Children” brochures are free and available for pick-up from the table outside of the Council Chambers in Cit...

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Community News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay connected with NotifyJoCo!

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NotifyJoCo is a mass notification system designed to keep Johnson County Kansas residents and businesses informed of emergencies and certain non-emergency events. By registering with NotifyJoCo and customizing your alert preferences, you’ll receive time-s...

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