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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Virtual Community Forum on Sustainability in Roeland Park - Monday, April 26th

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Join us for a Virtual Community Forum on Monday, April 26 at 6 p.m. We will be presenting information on the City's sustainability efforts including Dynamhex, the rain barrel program and the compost bin program.
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Posted on: April 8, 2021

2021 Call for Murals!

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The City of Roeland Park, Kansas, is issuing a call for artist proposals for a mural to be painted at West 47th Street and Roe Lane.  This mural wall will be part of a collection of 7 themed murals that convey aspects of the history and ...

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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: April 1, 2021

Safely Dispose of Your Unused and Expired Prescription Drugs

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The 2021 DEA National Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, April 24th from 10 am-2 pm. 

Officers from Roeland Park Police Department will be at the Price Chopper store located at 4950 Roe in Roeland Park to collect those expired prescription drugs.

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Sol Anzorena: March & April Artist of the Month at the George Schlegel Gallery, City Hall

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The George Schlegel Gallery, located on the second floor of Roeland Park City Hall is pleased to feature the art of Sol Anzorena a new member to the Roeland Park community. She is married to Tom Grotewohl, a teacher and musician who grew up in Roeland Par...

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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.

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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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