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Johnson County adds 4 crisis call specialists to help staff 988 suicide prevention line

Johnson County’s mental health crisis response team is growing by four positions. What’s happening: At last week’s meeting, the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners approved the addition of four full-time

Johnson County’s mental health crisis response team is growing by four positions. What’s happening: At last week’s meeting, the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners approved the addition of four full-time






Overland Park clears way for up to $1.2M in upgrades at aging Blue Valley Maintenance Facility

Major upgrades at Overland Park’s Blue Valley Maintenance Facility near 153rd Street and Metcalf Avenue progressed further this week. What happened: At Wednesday’s meeting, the city council’s Public Works Committee

Major upgrades at Overland Park’s Blue Valley Maintenance Facility near 153rd Street and Metcalf Avenue progressed further this week. What happened: At Wednesday’s meeting, the city council’s Public Works Committee


Overland Park moves forward with major renovations of 167th Street and Switzer Road

Two major road improvement projects in south Overland Park moved forward Wednesday night. What happened: At it’s regular monthly meeting, the city council’s Public Works Committee approved funding agreements for

Two major road improvement projects in south Overland Park moved forward Wednesday night. What happened: At it’s regular monthly meeting, the city council’s Public Works Committee approved funding agreements for


Overland Park signs off on Promontory development’s next phase — Here’s what’s coming

Plans for the ongoing Promontory redevelopment at 91st Street and Metcalf Avenue took another step forward this week. What happened: At Wednesday’s meeting, the Overland Park City Council’s Finance, Administration

Plans for the ongoing Promontory redevelopment at 91st Street and Metcalf Avenue took another step forward this week. What happened: At Wednesday’s meeting, the Overland Park City Council’s Finance, Administration


Here’s where and when children under 5 can get COVID-19 shots in Johnson County

COVID-19 vaccines are now available for Johnson County’s youngest residents. What happened: Over the weekend, the CDC officially gave the green light for children between six months and five years

COVID-19 vaccines are now available for Johnson County’s youngest residents. What happened: Over the weekend, the CDC officially gave the green light for children between six months and five years







Here’s what to know about $800M in upgrades happening at 2 aging JoCo wastewater plants

Two major improvement projects costing more than $800 million combined are bringing some much needed upgrades to two of the county’s oldest wastewater treatment facilities. What’s going on? The two

Two major improvement projects costing more than $800 million combined are bringing some much needed upgrades to two of the county’s oldest wastewater treatment facilities. What’s going on? The two