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Posted on: July 23, 2020

City allocates CDBG CARES funds for small business loans, Community Services League

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The City of Blue Springs has received an additional $158,235 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds as part of the CARES Act.

The City will allocate $135,000 of those funds to a small business loan program and the remaining $23,235 to the Commun...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2020

Road Closures: SW Keystone Drive and NW 22nd Street

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UPDATE:

The City of Blue Springs is alerting motorists that SW Keystone Drive, between SW Stoney Brook Lane and SW Gladstone Drive, is scheduled to be closed for reconstruction. Due to rain and thunderstorms, the closure has been rescheduled to start at 8:...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Construction on 7 Hwy and South Ave intersection improvements to begin July 8

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Blue Springs, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Transportation will CLOSE the right lane of southbound Missouri Route 7 Hwy at South Ave., in Blue Springs beginning on Wednesday, July 8 until approximately Aug. 27. The closure will be 24...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2020

County moves to Phase 2.5 of Recovery Plan: Playgrounds, Splashpad to open July 1

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Jackson County has announced that Jackson County – including Blue Springs – will be moving into the Recovery Plan Phase 2.5 effective Wednesday, July 1. This is an extension of Phase 2 with a few notable changes.

In Phase 2.5 playground...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Blue Springs Parks & Recreation Announces Facility Re-Opening Plan

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The City of Blue Springs and the Blue Springs Parks and Recreation Department has developed a plan to re-open several parks facilities and amenities on June 1, 2020 as allowed by the Jackson County Health Department Recovery Plan.

“We are extreme...

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Additional Info... City Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Council Enacts Process for Businesses to Expand Footprint

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On Monday, May 18, the Blue Springs City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance that will ultimately allow businesses to modify or expand their premises and seating by using adjacent outdoor areas to serve as many customers as possible under th...

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City Press Releases