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Public Information Officer

Marshanna Hester, MHester@jacksongov.org • Office (816) 881-1391 • Cell (816) 878-1930 • Current News Releases & Media Advisories 

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    National Construction Appreciation Week

    To celebrate the construction industry’s importance to infrastructure and the economy, September 14-18, 2020 has been declared as the third annual Construction Appreciation Week. Read on...
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    National Self-Care Awareness Month

    Since September is Self-Care Awareness Month it is a great time to remind us that taking care of ourselves is essential. Self-care is often overlooked in our everyday lives. Read on...
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    Jackson County receives money from State Treasurer.

    Jackson County is now more than $13,000 richer thanks to the Missouri State Treasurer’s Office. Read on...
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    Celebrate Labor Day at Jackson County Parks

    The summer is not quite over and Labor Day weekend is a perfect time to explore Jackson County Parks + Rec. Read on...
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    Jackson County distributes 100,000 masks

    Jackson County is encouraging the wearing of masks to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 by giving away 100,000 masks over the last few weeks. Read on...
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  1. Jackson County Executive statement on lawsuit ruling

    Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. has issued the following statement in response to today’s ruling involving a lawsuit filed by the Blue Springs School District: Read on...
  2. Jackson County Historic Truman Courthouse Closed Through Sept 20

    The Jackson County Historic Truman Courthouse, located at 112 W. Lexington Avenue in Independence, will be closed today through September 20 due to several County employees testing positive for COVID-19. Read on...
  3. Jackson County Executive issues statement on lawsuit

    Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. has issued the following statement in response to a lawsuit filed today by the Blue Springs School District: Read on...
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