County News

Communications Director


Angie Jeffries AJeffries@jacksongov.org 816-881-1391 (o) • 816-878-1930 (c) • Current News Releases & Media Advisories
  1. Innovative bike share station unveiled at Longview Lake

    Jackson County, in partnership with BikeWalkKC, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for the installation of the first bike share station in Eastern Jackson County. Media are encouraged to attend the expansion of this community collaboration. Read on...
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    Welcome Freshmen

    Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr., stressed the importance of learning the basics while talking to a group of 125 incoming freshmen students at Cristo Rey Kansas City. Read on...
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    Flash Flooding Causes Closures in Jackson County

    Strong storms and heavy rain Saturday night have forced the closure of roads and recreation areas in Jackson County. Residents are encouraged to avoid these areas for their safety. Additional Info...
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    Flooding Causes Road and Parks + Rec Closures in Jackson County

    Heavy rain Wednesday evening that lasted into the overnight hours has caused flooding in areas of Jackson County. The dangers associated with flood waters have prompted the closure of roads, beaches and sections along trails to keep citizens safe. Read on...
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    JACOHD School Year Vaccinations

    Summer is winding down and the school year is fast approaching. That means that your child may need vaccinations. Missouri law requires that all students present documentation of up-to-date immunization status before attending school. Read on...
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  1. Innovative bike share station unveiled at Longview Lake

    Jackson County, in partnership with BikeWalkKC, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for the installation of the first bike share station in Eastern Jackson County. Media are encouraged to attend the expansion of this community collaboration. Read on...
  2. Roads and Parks Closed Due to Flood

    For the third time in less than month, severe storms have caused major flooding in Jackson County. Additional Info...
  3. Flooding Causes Road and Parks + Rec Closures in Jackson County

    Heavy rain Wednesday evening that lasted into the overnight hours has caused flooding in areas of Jackson County. The dangers associated with flood waters have prompted the closure of roads, beaches and sections along trails to keep citizens safe. Read on...
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