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Posted on: May 23, 2019

R Park Sculpture "Dedication Celebration" on June 29th

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  Free Family Fun in R Park on June 29!

Mark your calendars for a FREE and festive sculpture “Dedication Celebration!” event to be held in Roeland Park’s R Park at 5535 Juniper, on Saturday, June 29, 2019, fr...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

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 If you are interested in helping & keeping Roeland Park beautiful, please call Wade Holtkamp at 913-722-2600 or email him at WHoltkamp@roelandpark.org.For more information about this program, go to https://www.roelandpark.net/231/Home-Mainte...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Join the Aquatic Center's Pool Advisory Committee!

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Members of the Aquatic Center's Pool Advisory Committee will be responsible for reviewing and providing feedback on pool operations, programs, facility conditions and events at the City pool. 

To apply, visit: https://www.roelandpark.org/FormCente...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Red Has Arrived!

Sculpture installed in R Park

It is a beautiful representation of the energy, happiness and movement the park brings to our community. Thank you to all who made this labor of love possible including: Jorge Blanco, the Citizens Sculpture Initiative for R Park, The Arts Advisory Committ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Citizens Begin LAST Fundraising Campaign for the R Park Pavilion

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Two years ago, Citizens Fundraising Initiative for R Park set a goal of raising $50,000 to help the City with its costs in building a medium-sized, 40-person Pavilion in R Park. As of May 1, we are only $5,522 away from that $50,000 goal!

We invite househo...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Jessica Lester is May's Artist at the George Schlegel Gallery

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Opening Reception for Jessica LesterSaturday, May 4th, 20196pm - 8pmGeorge Schlegel Art GalleryRoeland Park City Hall4600 W 51st St  #200Roeland Park, KS 66205

To see more of Ms. Lester's art, go to her website at http://www.sevenellecrea...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Roeland Park is Recipient of a 2019 "Planning Sustainable Places" Project Grant

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This project is supported through a grant from the Mid-America Regional Council’s (MARC) Planning Sustainable Places Initiative - a regional program funded by the state-allocated Surface Transportation Program (Livable Communities Pilot) and intended to a...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Roeland Park Has Been Recognized as a Community for All Ages Gold Level Recipient

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The city of Roeland Park was recently named a “Community for All Ages,” which recognizes its work to become more age friendly. The recognition program encourages communities to respond positively to the rapid increase in the older adult population and to ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Join the Roeland Park Stingrays!

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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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Posted on: March 12, 2019

NLC Resilience Leadership Program

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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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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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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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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.Roeland Park ...

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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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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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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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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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