County News

Communications Director


Angie Jeffries AJeffries@jacksongov.org 816-881-1391 (o) • 816-878-1930 (c) • Current News Releases & Media Advisories
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    Rail Corridor Awarded For Historic Preservation

    The Rock Island Rail Corridor Authority of Jackson County was presented with the Graves/Hale Preservation Award for their work preserving and re-using the historic Rock Island Railroad Corridor. Read on...
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    UMKC Health Sciences District Formed

    Many of Kansas City’s leading health-care institutions are joining together to form the UMKC Health Sciences District. The newly created district combines unique expertise and services to spur research and community outreach. Read on...
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    Sheriff's Deputies Honored

    Five members of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department were recently recognized for their exemplary service. Read on...
  4. 2017 Reassessment Notice

    (KANSAS CITY, MO) – Jackson County real property owners will begin receiving their 2017 real property Reassessment Notices beginning this week. The notices will be mailed to property owners over a period of approximately one week. Read on...
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    Royals Opening Day 2017

    Check out MLB's new promo featuring the legendary Buck O'Neil. This Monday, April 10, the Royals return to Kauffman Stadium. Jackson County associates and the community are #RaisedRoyal Additional info
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  1. JACKSON COUNTY BEACHES OPEN MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

    Bring your lawn chairs and picnic basket for a day of fun in the sun at Blue Springs Lake and Longview Lake Beaches! Both beaches feature sand volleyball courts, restroom and shower facilities, and lifeguard-protected designated swimming areas. Read on...
  2. Celebrate Armed Forces Day at Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

    Jackson County Parks + Rec invites you to spend Armed Forces Day celebrating 200 years of the American soldier when it presents an “American Military Timeline” at Fort Osage National Historic Landmark, Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21. Read on...
  3. 2017 Reassessment Notice

    (KANSAS CITY, MO) – Jackson County real property owners will begin receiving their 2017 real property Reassessment Notices beginning this week. The notices will be mailed to property owners over a period of approximately one week. Read on...
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