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2021

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Detention Center promotes four female officers to Lieutenant

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TUESDAY, MARCH 2, 2021

The Jackson County Detention Center recently promoted four female corrections officers to Lieutenant.

Sergeants Hajin Abrego, Lorraine Arter, Natasha Brown and Latreasia Wilson received their promotions during a ceremony February 25, ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Counties join in Removing Closing Time Restrictions on Bars, Restaurants, and Taverns

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                             FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE          &n...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Jackson County Executive announces $500,000 food assistance program

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 3, 2021

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. is announcing today a food assistance program that will provide funding awards to area food agencies in support of their efforts to minimi...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

County's longest trail bridge set on the Rock Island Trail

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FRIDAY, JANUARY 22, 2021

Jackson County’s Rock Island Trail took a major step toward completion with the setting of the Wildwood Bridge Wednesday morning.

It took two cranes and a talented crew to move the 200-foot, 140,000-pound span into place c...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Captain Bob Tuttle Retires

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JANUARY 11, 2021

A familiar face in the Downtown Jackson County Courthouse will soon be gone.

Captain Bob Tuttle is retiring from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office after 42 years of service. He has been the Division Commander for Courthouse Secu...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

New Chief Administrative Officer

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TUESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2021

Sylvya J. Stevenson was introduced as the next Chief Administrative Officer for Jackson County during Monday’s Legislative meeting.

Stevenson will be responsible for multiple County activities, programs and policies relate...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

New Legislative Chairman named

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MONDAY, JANUARY 4, 2021

The Jackson County Legislature selected Dan Tarwater III as Chairman and Ron Finley as Vice-Chair during its first meeting of the new year.

Tarwater served as vice-chair for the last two years and this will be his fifth time to lead ...

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