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Posted on: March 26, 2019

WaterOne Road Closure - March 27th and 28th

Road work

WaterOne will be replacing a section of the waterline that is under the 55th St and Rosewood intersection. This will require a hard road closure at that intersection. 

The work is scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, March 27th and 28th. ...

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Community News
Posted on: March 21, 2019

Welcome to our Newest City Council Member!

Jan Faidley swearing in

Ward 1's new Council Member, Jan Faidley, being sworn in by Kelley Bohon, City Clerk.

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Community News
Posted on: March 21, 2019

Lights, Camera, Action! RP Spring Photo Contest

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We are looking for photos that represent what you love most about Roeland Park, from spring flowers to your neighbors enjoying life in RP.  Not sure what to capture? Here are some ideas to get you started:

  • People and activities
  • Park (preferably pic...
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Community News
Posted on: March 15, 2019

New Community Initiative Programs are Available to Roeland Park Residents in 2019

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  • Neighbors Helping Neighbors
  • Property Tax Assistance Program
  • Compost Bin Rebate Program
  • Youth Advisory Board

Scroll through these programs at  https://www.roelandpark.org/340/2019-Initiatives 

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Community News
Posted on: March 12, 2019

NLC Resilience Leadership Program

NLC Resilience program

We are excited to announce that Roeland Park is the first and only city in Kansas to join the 2019 cohort of the Leadership in Community Resilience program! Roeland Park will receive $10,000 from the Nation League of Cities to help us meet community-speci...

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Community News
Posted on: September 20, 2018

2020 Roe Boulevard Project Information

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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: November 22, 2016

Be prepared for severe weather season with NotifyJoCo to stay safe and informed

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

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Community News
Posted on: February 7, 2019

The R Park Sculpture Has Been Named!

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See Red Run!” was chosen as the name for the future R Park sculpture. Roeland Park resident Judy Hyde, the winner of a naming contest held in the City from July 21 to Dec. 31, 2018, said she submitted the “See Red Run!” title for several reasons:...

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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: January 29, 2019

Pool Analysis Study

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Click on the link to read the presentation by Water's Edge on the Pool Analysis presented at the Community Forum in January 2019. that was presented at the Community Forum. You can also access the full 2018 pool analysis report here.

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Community News
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Lifeguards Wanted For Johnson County Parks & Recreation District Locations

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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!

Mike Kelly

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 May...

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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 & Recreation.

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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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