County Offices Closed Monday, Feb. 19, 2018
All county offices, including the courthouses in Kansas City and Independence, will be closed Monday, Feb. 19 in observance of Presidents Day.
Candidate Filing Begins
The opening date for a declaration of candidacy for the primary election is Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. (Last Tuesday in February prior to the election)
January Associate of the Month
Taxpayer Services Administrator Cheryl Longford was named Associate of the Month for January 2018. Cheryl is also celebrating her retirement after 38 years with the county.
Jackson County Donates to Special Olympics
Jackson County associates made a donation of $400 to Special Olympics. Parks + Rec also donated 600 boxes of candy to the cause.
Deputy Awarded Medal of Valor
Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy Lauren Michael was awarded the Medal of Valor for her actions taking down a dangerous suspect.
Women In Corrections: Rena Childs
The story of Rena Childs is the first in a series of articles about the women who work in the Jackson County Department of Corrections.
Legislature Supports Stand Up KC
Second District at Large Legislator Crystal Williams presents Stand Up KC with resolution.
LEADership Blue Springs visits Jackson County
LEADership Blue Springs recently toured Jackson County courthouses in Kansas City and Independence.