Tag: Board of County Commissioners

BOCC OKs purchase of new busses for The Jo

Mark Taylor [email protected] The Jo will soon have as many as 10 new, low-floor, wheelchair-accessible, transit busses. Commissioners on April 19 approved the purchase at a cost not to exceed $3.712 million. The money...

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Eilert presents State of the County Address

Mark Taylor [email protected] The KC Logistics Hub in Edgerton was a highlight of Johnson County Commission Chair Ed Eilert’s State of the County Address on March 27. Eilert said the project is 50 percent complete...

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BOCC, city of Olathe to share closed captioning services

Mark Taylor [email protected] The Board of County Commissioners approved an amended interlocal agreement with the city of Olathe Jan. 5 for the shared use of Olathe’s cable television production facilities and closed...

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BOCC approves condemnation for 191st Street

Mark Taylor [email protected] The Johnson County Board of Commissioners on Sept. 29 voted 5-2 to condemn right-of-way along 191st Street between Four Corners and Waverly Roads. The condemnation follows a December 2009...

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BOCC reallocates $25,000 to Utility Assistance Program

Mark Taylor [email protected] The Johnson County Board of Commissioners voted Sept. 22 to reallocate $25,000 in personnel funding to the county’s Utility Assistance Program. The Utility Assistance Program provides...

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BOCC votes to extend sewer service to Gardner Lake

Mark Taylor [email protected] Gardner Lake residents will soon have access to sanitary sewers. Johnson County commissioners voted Sept. 15 enlarge the Consolidated Main Sewer District and the Consolidated Lateral Sewer...

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Charter committee may examine county redistricting

Corbin H. Crable [email protected] The new U.S. Census Bureau numbers will be released soon, and with the announcement also will come the possible need to redraw the county’s election distict boundary lines. According to...

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