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Posted on: February 1, 2022

[ARCHIVED] City Facilities Closed Wednesday, February 2 for Inclement Weather, Unsafe Driving Conditions

City Hall in the Snow

Due to the major winter storm warning, Blue Springs City Hall, Vesper Hall Community Centerand The Fieldhouse will be closed to the public to ensure the safety of City employees.  

Municipal Court dockets for Wednesday, February 2 are cancelled. All cases set for this date will be reset and notices sent with the new court date. 

Public Works Snow Removal and Public Safety staff will continue to perform normal operations.  

City facilities will reopen Thursday, February 3 for normal business hours. 

Both home delivery and onsite meal programs offered through Vesper Hall will be suspended and all recreation programs are canceled tomorrow. 

The National Weather Service issued a major winter storm warning for the Kansas City region. The storm system is expected to bring 6-10” of snow beginning Tuesday evening and continuing  throughout the day Wednesday.  

Due to this warning, the City of Blue Springs urges residents to avoid unnecessary travel tomorrow and move vehicles off all streets for the duration of the storm.  Vehicles parked on streets impede plowing efforts and can slow emergency response vehicles. 

Public Works primary crews will be pre-treating the roads in anticipation for tonight’s storm and are expected to enter Phase I operations early tomorrow morning.  Crews will be working in 12-hour shifts until the storm subsides and streets are clear. For more information about the City’s Snow Removal Plan, go to 

Updates will be available on the City’s website and social media outlets.  Residents are encouraged to follow the City on Twitter and Facebook for the most recent updates.  


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