Johnson County

Johnson County Library Board announces opening date for new Monticello Library
April 12, 2018
The new Monticello Library will open its doors to the public this summer.
Johnson County residents among healthiest in state
April 11, 2018
Johnson County is the healthiest county in Kansas, according to one study.
Genealogical workshop to be held in Prairie Village on April 21
April 9, 2018
A free genealogy workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on April 21 at the Corinth Library, 8100 Mission Road, Prairie Village.
Taste of Shawnee rescheduled due to weather
April 6, 2018
The popular annual event, Taste of Shawnee, is being postponed because of winter weather expected on Saturday.
Beloved play area at Antioch Park to have grand reopening
April 3, 2018
Rustle up the buckaroos and experience some western flair during the much-anticipated early April Grand Reopening of the Dodge Town play area in Antioch Park.
Learn all about the city of Shawnee
April 3, 2018
Have you ever wondered how our town works? Join city staff for an informative overview of city services at Shawnee 101.
Shawnee city clerk honored at council meeting
Governing body also discusses vape store regulations, approves water tower
April 2, 2018
The Shawnee City Council kicked off its March 26 meeting with a nod to an award-winning city employee.
Shawnee student recognized
March 27, 2018
Jazmin Burch, of Shawnee, was one of three JCCC students recognized for their work on the Economic and Social Council Plenary session.
Local, international charities to benefit from Taste of Shawnee
March 26, 2018
There will be plenty of great food, all for a great cause, at the Taste of Shawnee fundraiser on April 7.
Celebrate the ‘birth of American pop songs’ on March 28
March 18, 2018
“Speakeasy: The Birth of American Pop Songs” will take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on March 28 at Shawnee Town Hall.
Three infant measles cases confirmed in Johnson County
March 13, 2018
The Johnson County Department of Health and Environment has confirmed three cases of measles in a Johnson County child care facility.
Johnson County summer park hours begin March 1
February 27, 2018
Summer hours of 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. go into effect March 1 for many Johnson County Park & Recreation District parks.
U.S. citizenship process discussed on Saturday
February 27, 2018
Becoming a U.S. citizen is no easy feat, so the League of Women Voters of Johnson County invites you to an event where you can learn how the process works.
Developers of Bellmont Promenade project considering mixed-use option
Shawnee Planning Commission to hold public hearing on land use guide amendment on March 19
February 25, 2018
Another mixed-use complex may be in the works for Shawnee.