2008

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Posted on: November 13, 2008

2008 State of the County Address

Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders delivers his 2008 State of the County Address.

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Posted on: September 8, 2008

Historic Military Post Turns 200

Jackson County commemorated the 200th anniversary of one of its oldest and most significant historical sites September 6-7.

More than 1,200 people attended the two-day event as the County marked 200 years since the establishment of Fort Osage. In 1808,...> MORE

Posted on: July 22, 2008

County Praised For NACo Conference Success

Jackson County and the entire Greater Kansas City region has raised the bar of excellence in terms of hosting a National Association of Counties (NACo) annual conference. The 2008 NACo Conference and Exposition proved to be a great triumph for our area as...> MORE

Posted on: April 4, 2008

County Executive Announces New Tax Payment Plan For Seniors

Missouri State Senator Victor Callahan (D-District 11) joined Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders in announcing a new tax payment program for Jackson County's senior citizens. The new program will enable seniors, 62 or older, to pay their residential pr...> MORE

Posted on: February 11, 2008

Sheriff Phillips' 30 Years Of Service Honored

Jackson County Sheriff Tom Phillips was presented his 30-year service pin by County Executive Mike Sanders during the County Legislature's February 11 meeting.

Phillips began his career with the Jackson County Sheriff's Office in 1978 and rose through ...> MORE

Posted on: February 5, 2008

COMBAT Transition Underway

The process has begun to transform how the Jackson County COMBAT ( COM munity B acked A nti-Drug Sales T ax) program is administered.

On February 4, the County Legislature approved the transition plan put forth by the COMBAT Review Committee. The Comm...> MORE