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2020

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Sheriff creates Professional Standards Unit

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2020

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office hopes to build a better relationship with the community by creating a new Professional Standards Unit.

According to Major Mike Montgomery, “The creation and implementation of...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

John Killian reappointed as Public Administrator

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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2020

John Killian has been reappointed by the Circuit Court for a second four year term as Public Administrator for Jackson County.

Killian said he is, “Grateful to the Court en banc for showing confidence in my work and an a...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Parks + Rec making improvements

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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2020

Jackson County continues to strive for perfection at its park facilities, so with the New Year comes a new list of Capital Improvement projects.

Among the Parks + Rec Department improvements are two new storage facilities which a...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Arrowhead Seat Sale

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THURSDAY, JANUARY 16, 2020

Jackson County has collected more than $150,000 from the sale of seats removed from Arrowhead Stadium in the spring of 2019.

About 30,000 seats were replaced with only about 2,500 salvageable for sale. The rest of the seats were t...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Eastern Jackson County Courthouse Closed

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 14, 2020

Contact: Marshanna Smith

(816) 881-1391

msmith@jacksongov.org  

Eastern Jackson County Courthouse Closed

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Today at approximately 12:15 p.m., the Eastern Jackson County Courthou...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Legislative Chair and Vice Chair selected

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MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 2020

For the second year Theresa Cass Galvin has been selected by her peers as the Legislative Chair. Dan Tarwater III will once again serve as Vice Chair.

“In 2019 my colleagues voted me in to serve as Chairman of the Jackson C...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

Parks Superintendent awarded as Patriotic Employer

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THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, 2020

Mary McMurray with the Jackson County Parks + Rec Department was recently honored by the Office of the Secretary of Defense for her support of the National Guard and Reserve.

McMurray who is the Superintendent of Historic Sites and...

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