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Intersection Improvements to Begin at US 169 (K-7) & 159th Street

Intersection improvements are scheduled to begin this week at the intersection of US 169 & 159th Street.

Street Improvements on the Way

Beginning this spring, Olathe residents can expect more street maintenance work throughout the city.

Pflumm (at 127th) Reduced to One Lane Beginning April 10

Beginning Thursday, April 10, Pflumm Road (at 127th Street) will be reduced to one lane in each direction. This lane closure is due to the 127th Street Improvement Project. Residents traveling in the area should expect delays. 

Thanks for your patience as we make these needed improvements. 

Give 'Em A Brake During National Work Zone Awareness Week

The green of spring means the orange of construction season is upon us!  

Elm Street to Close April 9-11

Due to utility work in the area, Elm Street (from Walnut to Kansas Avenue) will be closed from Wednesday, April 9 through Friday, April 11. Detours and message boards will be provided. 

Thank you for your patience as we make these needed improvements. 

Accepting Applications - Stormwater Management Reimbursement

When stormwater is not managed properly it can cause water pollution, streambank erosion, and flooding. Residential and business property owners are encouraged to help the City of Olathe manage stormwater run-off through a cost-share reimbursement program.

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Event April 12

All Johnson County residents have the opportunity to drop off their unwanted Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) at the City of Olathe’s drop-off event April 12 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the HHW facility, 1420 S. Robinson Drive behind Public Works and Customer Service.

Olathe Farmers’ Market Opens April 19 - Adds Second Location

This year, Olathe will operate two Farmers’ Market sites; the original location at 200 W. Santa Fe in downtown Olathe (corner of Poplar Street and Kansas Ave.) and the newest location at Black Bob Park, 14500 W. 151st St. (located in east side parking lot near Field 1).

Parks & Recreation to Host Job Fair on April 19

The City of Olathe is seeking qualified applicants to fill a number of full-time and seasonal positions within the Olathe Parks & Recreation Department, including positions at the new Olathe Community Center opening July 1.

Early Bird Discounts for Annual Pool Passes

Purchase your Olathe season pool pass before April 30 and receive a $10 discount on a family membership and a $5 discount on individual passes.

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