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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 20, 2018

St. Agnes Catholic Parish Day

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St. Agnes Catholic Parish Day

Community News
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Holiday Schedule Trash, Yard Waste & Recycling Pick Up

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WCA of Roeland Park observes some holidays and will not collect trash or recycling on these particular holidays. If your regular weekly collection day falls on or after those holidays, your trash and recyclables will be collected one day late.

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Community News
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Roeland Park Police Department Spreads Holiday Kindness

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Chris Oberholz KCTV5 News:  

ROELAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- Police offered some early holiday help for a young mother who used social media seeking assistance.

Roeland Park officers found a post on Craigslist Friday morning from the mother of two who l...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

2018 Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

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Wednesday, December 5th, starting at 6pm at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Drive

There will be caroling with students from St. Agnes School and Roesland Elementary School.

 Hot Chocolate and Cookies Provided!!!

Wednesday, December ...

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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 9, 2018

Roesland Elemenary School Third Graders Visit City Hall

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Mayor Kelly and third graders in the Council Chambers

Chief Morris talks to the students in the Courtroom

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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: October 29, 2018

Nall Park Bathroom and Drinking Fountains Closed for the Winter

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Public work crews are working today, October 29th, to winterize the bathrooms and water fountains in Nall Park. The bathroom and fountains are now closed for the winter.

Community News
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Help Raise the Final $3,000 in the R Park Sculpture Home Stretch!

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Help Raise the Final $3,000 in the Sculpture Home Stretch! 

We’re 95% of the way to the R Park sculpture fundraising goal!

Will you help us cross the finish line with a donation today?

 * We were awarded a $5,000 grant from the Barton P. an...

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Community News
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: September 14, 2018

Sculptor Jorge Blanco Visits Roeland Park

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On Saturday, July 21, artist Jorge Blanco arrived from Sarasota, FL, to meet the Roeland Park community and get to work on the R Park Sculpture Project, slated for installation in May, 2019. At 9:30 in the morning Jorge met in R Park with the Arts and Par...

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Community News
Posted on: August 31, 2018

Art Matters!

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"The purpose of art is to wash the daily dust of living off our souls." - Pablo Picasso

Here’s what some Roeland Parkers have to say about the Jorge Blanco sculpture that will be coming to R Park in May of 2019:

It’s g...

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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: July 20, 2018

Enter the R Park Sculpture Naming Contest!

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Jorge Blanco has generously agreed to let the community help name the R Park sculpture.  This whimsical sculpture was designed for R Park to celebrate the site and symbolize the forward movement of our city.  The “R”s...

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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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