February 9, 2016

County planning commission recommends against Edgerton’s island annexation request

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com The Johnson County Planning Commission voted unanimously May 31 to recommend that the board of county commissioners not approve an island annexation request by the city of Edgerton. The city sought county approval to annex property at 17800 Four Corners Road at the request of the property’s owner, who wants to build Continue Reading

Edgerton roads to close permanently

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com The city of Edgerton has announced upcoming road closures related to the construction of the BNSF Intermodal Facility. On Tuesday, Edgerton City Superintendent Mike Mabrey released a statement notifying the public of the city’s intent to close 183rd Street between U.S. 56 Highway and Waverly Road; Four Corners Road between U.S. 56 Continue Reading

Edgerton reconsiders 191st Street agreement with county

Corbin H. Crable chcrable@gardnernews.com The Edgerton City Council, at its Oct. 14 meeting, discussed rescinding an agreement between the city and Johnson County providing the construction of 191st Street from Four Corners Road to the corporate limits of the city of Gardner. The council also discussed the possibility of adopting an agreement between the city Continue Reading