News Flash

Posted on: January 8, 2020

Board of Equalization Status Update

House Closer Look

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 8, 2020

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In an effort to help provide an accurate and current status report on appeals to the Board of Equalization (BOE...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Jackson County Offices Closing at 1:00 PM Dec 24

Jackson County Seal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 18, 2019

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 Jackson County Executive signs Executive Order

County offices and courthouses will close early on Christmas Eve

KANSAS CITY, Mo. –...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Extended Tax Collection Hours Begin Saturday

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 13, 2019

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 878-1930

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Extended tax collection hours begin Saturday

More than half of Jackson County real property tax bills already paid in full

KANSAS CITY, Mo. ...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: December 10, 2019

Jackson County awards $10 million in contracts for downtown courthouse improvements

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December 10, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County awards $10 million in contracts for downtown courthouse improvements

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County E...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Jackson County awards Owner's Representative contract for new jail project

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December 9, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County awards Owner’s Representative contract for new jail project

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Jackson Coun...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Jackson County offers extended weekend hours for tax collection for second year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 5, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County offers extended weekend hours for tax collection for second year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the second straig...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Jackson County Executive statement regarding the hiring of Troy Schulte

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 25, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive statement regarding the hiring of Troy Schulte

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Today, the Jackson County Le...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Jackson County Parks + Rec lights up the holiday season with Christmas in the Sky & Park

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 6, 2019

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Marshanna Smith, Public Information Officer

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org

Marcy Caldwell, Jackson County Parks + Rec

(913) 568-8593

mcaldwell@jacksongov.org

 

Jackson County Parks + Re...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Jackson County Parks + Rec presents 33rd Annual Fort Osage Fall Muster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 23, 2019

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Marshanna Smith, Public Information Officer

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org

 

Fred Goss, Ft. Osage Site Administrator

(816) 650-3278

fwgoss@jacksongov.org

 

Jackson County Parks ...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Jackson County Assessment Department completes residential informal review requests

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October 21, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Assessment Department completes residential informal review requests

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Ex...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Jackson County holds solidarity walk for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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October 2, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County holds solidarity walk for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In recognition of Breast Cancer...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Commission selects panel for Kansas City Municipal Court judicial position

16th Judicial Circuit, Jackson County, Missouri

For Release: Contact: Valerie Hartman

September 24, 2019 Public Information Officer

816-881-3552

News Release

Commission selects panel for Kansas City Municipal Court judicial position

The Kansas City, Missouri Mu...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Jackson County Parks + Rec presents 44th Annual Missouri Town 1855 Fall Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 24, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith, Public Information Officer

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Mary McMurray, Parks + Rec Superintendent of Historic Sites

(816) 564-2130

mmcmurray@jacksongov.org

&a...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: September 23, 2019

Jackson County Executive requests retraction of COMBAT report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 20, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive requests retraction of COMBAT report 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Fr...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Jackson County Executive proposes $3 million property tax cut

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 22, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith (816) 881‐1391

msmith@jacksongov.org

 

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Jackson County Executive tees up for charity during annual golf tournament

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September 11, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive tees up for charity during annual golf tournament

**FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY, NOT FOR REPORTING**

KAN...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Jackson County Executive issues proposal to expedite elevator repairs and modernization

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August 19, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive issues proposal to expedite elevator repairs and modernization

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Today, Jackson...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Jackson County Executive requests legislative action on reassessments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 15, 2019 Contact: Marshanna Smith(816) 881-1391msmith@jacksongov.org 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Today, Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. sent the attached correspondence to the Chair of the Intergove...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: August 6, 2019

Jackson County Executive Issues Statement on Board of Equalization Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 6, 2019

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. has issued the following statement regarding proposals to increase funding for the Board o...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Construction resumes on Rock Island Trail

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 5, 2019Contact: Marshanna Smith(816) 881-1391msmith@jacksongov.org

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Construction crews are back at work today on the northern half of Jackson County’s Rock Island Shared Use Path.Work stoppe...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Jackson County Executive issues statement on formal appeal extension to September 3

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 30, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive issues statement on formal appeal extension to September 3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Execu...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Jackson County Executive opposes assessment proposal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 17, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive opposes assessment proposal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. and his a...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Jackson County awards contract to sell stadium seats

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 15, 2019Contact: Marshanna Smith(816) 881-1391msmith@jacksongov.org 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. is pleased to announce the awarding of a contract to Schneider Industries, in par...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: July 9, 2019

Jackson County Executive responds to assessment proposal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 8, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive responds to assessment proposal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. has is...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Jackson County and Board of Equalization remind property owners of deadline

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 3, 2019Contact: Marshanna Smith(816) 881-1391msmith@jacksongov.org 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Today, the Jackson County Board of Equalization (BOE) considered a request by Jackson County Assessment Director Gail McCann...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: July 2, 2019

Celebrate Independence Day at Missouri Town 1855

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 1, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org

 

Celebrate Independence Day at Missouri Town 1855

 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Parks + Rec invites you to celeb...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Jackson County Executive's Response to Legislature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 28, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org 

Jackson County Executive’s Response to Legislature 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. h...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: June 4, 2019

Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr., continues to look for ways to help flood victims

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 4, 2019 

 

Contact: Angie Jeffries

(816) 881-3085

ajeffries@jacksongov.org

Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. continues to look for ways to help flood victims

 

The County Executive is receiving updated...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Jackson County 2019 real property reassessment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 3, 2019

 

Contact: Angie Jeffries

(816) 881-3085

ajeffries@jacksongov.org

Jackson County 2019 real property reassessment 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County property owners soon will begin receiving their 201...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Flooding postpones opening of Jackson County beaches

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 23, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 881-1391

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Flooding postpones opening of Jackson County beaches

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Due to flooding on its beaches, Jackson County Par...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: April 26, 2019

Jackson County Parks + Rec presents Children’s Day and Sheep Shearing at Missouri Town 1855

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 25, 2019Contact: Marshanna Hester(816) 881-1391mhester@jacksongov.org 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Parks + Rec invites you to usher in the summer with a day of fun for the entire family during its Children’s Day an...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: April 26, 2019

Jackson County Parks + Rec presents 38th Annual Kids Fishing Derby

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 25, 2019Contact: Marshanna Hester(816) 881-1391mhester@jacksongov.org 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – It’s that time of year again for kids to show off their angling skills at Jackson County Parks + Rec&rsquo...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Jackson County launches new app for property tax payments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 24, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 881-1391

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County launches new app for property tax payments

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. i...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: April 15, 2019

Jackson County Executive to declare George Toma Day

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April 15, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 881-1931

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive to declare George Toma Day 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, J...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Jackson County issues Request for Proposals seeking Owner's Representative for new jail project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 11, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 881-1391

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County issues Request for Proposals seeking Owner’s Representative for new jail project

KANSAS CITY, Mo. &nd...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: April 5, 2019

Jackson County Executive appoints interim Municipal Court Judge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 5, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 881-1391

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive appoints interim Municipal Court Judge 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Fra...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: March 25, 2019

Jackson County Executive appoints County Counselor

Bryan Covinsky

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 22, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 881-1391

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive appoints County Counselor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. announce...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: March 7, 2019

Jackson County Executive, Legislative Chair and Sheriff issue joint statement on jail working group

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 6, 2019

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Jackson County Executive, Legislative Chair and Sheriff

issue joint statement on jail working group

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson Count...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: February 19, 2019

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse reopens today

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 19, 2019 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 881-1391

mhester@jacksongov.org 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. today welcomed county staff and community members back to the dow...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: February 7, 2019

Jackson County Executive and Presiding Judge to hold press conference

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February 7, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse closed this week

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February 4, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse closed this week

 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Jackson County Courthouse in down...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse Closed Monday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 4, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org

 

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse Closed Monday

 

 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Due to an additional water line break th...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: February 3, 2019

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse to reopen Monday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 3, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org

 

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse to reopen Monday

  

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – After an around-the-clock, 72-hour operation, J...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: February 3, 2019

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse to reopen Monday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 3, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org

 

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse to reopen Monday

  

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – After an around-the-clock, 72-hour op...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Repairs ongoing at downtown Jackson County Courthouse

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February 1, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse Closed Friday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 31, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse Closed Friday

 

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Jackson County Courthouse in downtow...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Downtown Jackson County Courthouse Closed Thursday

Thursday, January 31, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Jackson County Courthouse in downtown Kansas City will be closed for business today, January 31. A water main break has caused flooding in the basement and the water is affecting the elec...

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News Releases 2019
Posted on: January 11, 2019

Criminal Justice findings and recommendations released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 11, 2019

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org 

 

Criminal Justice findings and recommendations released

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Two groups tasked with reviewing and analyzing Jackson...

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