The City of Olathe received several awards at the City and County Communications and Marketing Association’s Annual Savvy Awards ceremony, held September 4 at the Music Box Theater in Minneapolis. The City received a Silver Circle Award in the Digital-Mobile category for the Olathe Trash Day mobile app and received a Silver Circle Award in the Promotional Video category for the Olathe Trash Day promotional video.
The Renner Water Standpipe located at 119th Street and Renner Road is scheduled for routine maintenance, recoating, and full inspection this fall. This project will include sandblasting, priming, and recoating inside and outside the tank. The City of Olathe will also be changing the color of the standpipe.
The Kansas Department of Transportation has started improvements to College Boulevard as part of the Johnson County Gateway Project.
The City of Olathe reminds residents to call 913-971-5180 about signal timing issues in construction zones.
Mahaffie’s popular Wild West Days will be Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28. To make the event successful, volunteers are needed in areas such as: children’s activity booths, admission gates, and event set up/tear down.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has given Cedar Lake a clean bill of health.
Tickets for the popular Fall Cemetery Tours are now available.
The City of Olathe was notified today that Cedar Lake (15500 S. Lone Elm Road) tested positive for high levels of Blue-Green Algae.
Beginning Monday, August 11, 127th Street, from Black Bob Road to Pflumm Road, will be open to traffic one lane in each direction.
BNSF will close the 159th street railroad crossing on Monday, August 11 at 7 a.m. It will re-open at 5 p.m. on August 12. Traffic will be re-routed to Old 56 Hwy.