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Posted on: May 6, 2021

The NE Johnson County Fourth of July Public Fireworks Display is Cancelled for 2021

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Representatives from the City of Fairway, City of Roeland Park, City of Westwood, Bishop Miege High School and St. Agnes Parish recently met to discuss the 2021 Northeast Johnson County Fireworks Display. Due to the cooperative nature of the display, a un...

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Posted on: May 6, 2021

Check out "Contain the Rain" in Johnson County

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Roeland Park is participating in Johnson County's "Contain the Rainto encourage residents and businesses to incorporate sustainable landscape solutions on their property to aid in the improvement of local and regional water quality. R...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Roeland Park City Council Approves Pay Increase for Lifeguards

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Roeland Park City Council Approves Pay Increase for Lifeguards 

Recruitment and retention bonuses available 

Roeland Park, KAN. (May 5, 2021) - The City of Roeland Park is excited to announce that the Roeland Park Governing Body has approv...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Roeland Park Public Health Resolution

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On May 3, 2021, the Roeland Park Governing Body adopted a public health resolution. The resolution outlines the recommendations of the City of Roeland Park. The City encourages all those eligible to receive their vaccine, to continue practicing proper dis...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Roeland Park Citywide Garage Sale is Back! May 20th through 23rd.

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Permit-Free Citywide Garage Sale, Thursday through Sunday, May 20 - 23 

 The City of Roeland Park will host a Permit-Free Neighborhood Garage Sale the Weekend of May 20 - 23. Roeland Park residents can host yard and garage sales all weeke...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Roeland Park Citizens’ Academy - Call for Applications

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The Citizens’ Academy is a free program designed to give Roeland Park citizens a behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of the City. 

The class sessions are scheduled for two hours (from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.) each Tuesday starting with the 1st&a...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Roeland Park City Wide Permit-Free Garage Sale Event Map Sign Up

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Roeland Park City Wide Permit-Free Garage Sale Event Map Sign Up. If you plan to have a garage sale and would like to be included on a garage sale map, please provide your address by May 12. The City will create a map that lists the locations of ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Updates from JCDHE Regarding COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Information from JCDHE regarding COVID-19 vaccinations

JCDHE director outlines vaccination plans for the week of April 5

 

(JOHNSON COUNTY, KANSAS – April 2) Johnson County Department of Health and Environment is expanding COVID-19 vaccinat...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Call for Volunteers! Roeland Park Sustainability Committee

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The Sustainability Committee makes recommendations to the City Council concerning issues relating to or affecting environmental sustainability. Five members serve on this committee and serve one year terms, which begin on January 1st.  If you are...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Grants and Assistance Programs

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The City has several programs to assist homeowners and renters who live in Roeland Park. A list of these programs, related links, and summaries can be found at the following link:

https://www.roelandpark.org/390/Grants-Assistance-Programs

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Seeking Your Feedback on Racial Equity in Roeland Park

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Please take a moment to share your experiences as a resident, visitor, or member of the workforce in Roeland Park. The goals of this survey are to identify current racial inequities in individuals' experiences in Roeland Park, receive community f...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Available to All Johnson County Organizations and Businesses

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The State of Kansas will provide a supply of community PPE for distribution to any business or organization in Johnson County. Please see this flyer for a list of types of businesses and organizations who are eligible. Items currently available a...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

Cooper Creek Park Restoration Project

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Cooper Creek Park Restoration Project

In 2021, Roeland Park will embark on a plan to revitalize Cooper Creek Park, which stretches some 900 feet along the creek between Roeland Drive and Ash Drive. Home to more than 300 trees and a variety of wildlife, the...

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Make a Difference - Young People Needed to Serve

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YOUTH COMMITTEE MEMBERS

The City's standing committees are seeking applications from young people aged 13-19 who want to make an impact on their community by influencing policy, leading community service initiatives and becoming an informed citizen.

Volunte...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Johnson County Housing Assistance Fund Established to Prevent Evictions During the COVID-19 Crisis

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A Housing Assistance Fund has been established by the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners to prevent evictions during the COVID-19 crisis.  The fund provides help in paying past-due rent, mortgage and utility bills for residents of Johns...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Roeland Park Acts of Kindness

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Roeland Park residents are the best around. Read through the wonderful acts of kindness demonstrated by residents, and submit acts of kindness of your own or that you have seen.

https://www.roelandpark.org/381/RP-Acts-of-Kindness

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Information about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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The first confirmed case in the United States was announced on January 21, 2020.

The Roeland Park COVID Updates Page can be found here.

Please use this information compiled from expert sources: 

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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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