2017 Blue Springs Press Releases All Archives

FY 2017-18 Budget Adopted FY 2017-18 Budget Adopted
City Offices Closed September 4 for Labor Day City Offices Closed September 4 for Labor Day
Blue Springs Paper Shredding Event Aims to Help Residents Safely Dispose of Personal Documents Blue Springs Paper Shredding Event Aims to Help Residents Safely Dispose of Personal Documents
Residents Invited To Attend a Facebook Live Town Hall Meeting Residents Invited To Attend a Facebook Live Town Hall Meeting
Proposed FY 2017-18 Budget Released for Resident Review Proposed FY 2017-18 Budget Released for Resident Review
Bill Essmann Honored with Missouri Municipal League 2017 Civic Leadership Award Bill Essmann Honored with Missouri Municipal League 2017 Civic Leadership Award
Excessive Heat Advisory Issued for Jackson County;  Residents Urged To Take Precautions Excessive Heat Advisory Issued for Jackson County; Residents Urged To Take Precautions
Blue Springs Community Members Asked to Participate in Area Planning Blue Springs Community Members Asked to Participate in Area Planning
Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 12 Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 12
Heat Advisory Issued for Jackson County; Residents Urged To Take Precautions Heat Advisory Issued for Jackson County; Residents Urged To Take Precautions
MODIFIED: City Offices Closed Tuesday, July 4 Non-Emergency Contact Number Updated MODIFIED: City Offices Closed Tuesday, July 4 Non-Emergency Contact Number Updated
“Be a Good Neighbor” Fireworks Education Campaign “Be a Good Neighbor” Fireworks Education Campaign
Additional Outdoor Warning Siren Testing – Thursday, June 15 Additional Outdoor Warning Siren Testing – Thursday, June 15
Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7 Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7
Blue Springs Rolls Out a New Motorcycle Unit Blue Springs Rolls Out a New Motorcycle Unit
Free Community Mental Health First Aid Training Free Community Mental Health First Aid Training
City Offices Closed Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day City Offices Closed Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day
Help Needed to Identify a Person of Interest in Racially-Charged Property Damage Case Help Needed to Identify a Person of Interest in Racially-Charged Property Damage Case
Municipal Court Closed for Training Municipal Court Closed for Training
Intermittent Lane Closures - NE Adams Dairy Parkway and NE R.D. Mize Road Intersection Intermittent Lane Closures - NE Adams Dairy Parkway and NE R.D. Mize Road Intersection
Library Presents Small Business Bootcamp in Blue Springs Library Presents Small Business Bootcamp in Blue Springs
City Public Works Week Celebration on Thursday, May 18 City Public Works Week Celebration on Thursday, May 18
Deputy Chief Muenz Appointed Chief of Police Effective October 2017 Deputy Chief Muenz Appointed Chief of Police Effective October 2017
Safely dispose of unwanted prescription drugs on April 29 Safely dispose of unwanted prescription drugs on April 29
 Road Closure on NE Jefferson between NE 20th Street and Tyer Road Road Closure on NE Jefferson between NE 20th Street and Tyer Road
Recycling Center Closed for Easter Holiday Recycling Center Closed for Easter Holiday
Blue Springs to hold Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event Blue Springs to hold Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event
Blue Springs Thanks Voters For Supporting The 5-Year Dedicated Parks Maintenance Sales Tax Blue Springs Thanks Voters For Supporting The 5-Year Dedicated Parks Maintenance Sales Tax
Answering the Call: Run for Wagstaff Marathon Fundraiser Answering the Call: Run for Wagstaff Marathon Fundraiser
Community Emergency Response Team class open for registration Community Emergency Response Team class open for registration
Records Unit and Municipal Court Closures Records Unit and Municipal Court Closures
Night Time Street Closure - NE Coronado Drive near Home Depot and Walmart Night Time Street Closure - NE Coronado Drive near Home Depot and Walmart
Council District 3 Residents Invited To Attend a Town Hall Meeting Council District 3 Residents Invited To Attend a Town Hall Meeting
Council District 2 Residents Invited To Attend a Facebook Live Town Hall Meeting Council District 2 Residents Invited To Attend a Facebook Live Town Hall Meeting
Council District 1 Residents Invited To Attend a Town Hall Meeting Council District 1 Residents Invited To Attend a Town Hall Meeting
CJCEMA Opts Out of Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 7 CJCEMA Opts Out of Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 7
Severe Weather Awareness Week Includes Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 7 Severe Weather Awareness Week Includes Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 7
Calling All Entrepreneurs!  ‘How to Open and Grow a Business in Blue Springs’ Expo on March 18 Calling All Entrepreneurs! ‘How to Open and Grow a Business in Blue Springs’ Expo on March 18
Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 1 Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 1
Jacqueline Sommer Appointed as New City Attorney Jacqueline Sommer Appointed as New City Attorney
5-Year Dedicated Parks Maintenance Sales Tax Vote on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 5-Year Dedicated Parks Maintenance Sales Tax Vote on Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Central Jackson County Emergency Management Agency  Announces Nixle – Community Information System Central Jackson County Emergency Management Agency Announces Nixle – Community Information System
City Offices Closed February 20 for Presidents’ Day City Offices Closed February 20 for Presidents’ Day
BSPD Police Chief Wayne McCoy announces retirement in September 2017 BSPD Police Chief Wayne McCoy announces retirement in September 2017
Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 1 Outdoor Warning Siren Test at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 1
Municipal Court Closed on Friday, January 27 for Staff Training Municipal Court Closed on Friday, January 27 for Staff Training
Public Forum to Discuss Cooperative Police Services Agreement Public Forum to Discuss Cooperative Police Services Agreement
City to Discontinue Operation of Jackson County Tax Collection Services City to Discontinue Operation of Jackson County Tax Collection Services
Pink Hill Park Recycling Center Winter Weather Schedule Pink Hill Park Recycling Center Winter Weather Schedule
Mark Stombaugh named new Economic Development Manager Mark Stombaugh named new Economic Development Manager
City Offices Closed Monday, January 16 in Observation of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day City Offices Closed Monday, January 16 in Observation of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Cities of Lake Lotawana and Blue Springs Exploring Cooperative Police Services Agreement Cities of Lake Lotawana and Blue Springs Exploring Cooperative Police Services Agreement