5th District Legislator


Gregory Grounds was elected to the legislature in the fall of 2006. Since 1977 he has practiced law, now with the law firm of Grounds, Rose and Emke. He has previously served as a councilman in the City of Blue Springs, Mayor of the City of Blue Springs, and on the Jackson County Combat Commission. He serves on the Board of directors of Rainbow Center and Rachel House.

Gregory is a lifelong resident of Eastern Jackson County, and resides in Blue Springs with his wife, Kathy, son, Brad, and daughter, Jill.

Committee Chair
  • Public Works
Committee Member
  • Health & Environment
  • Justice & Law Enforcement (Vice Chair)
  • Rules
  • Chairman of Jackson County Legislature for 2013
  • Vice Chairman of Jackson County Legislature for 2011
  • First elected to the Jackson County Legislature in 2006

Greg Grounds

Greg Grounds

Jackson County Legislator
201 W. Lexington
Suite 201
Independence, MO 64050

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Jane Cavanaugh

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