Planning Commission Continues Vote on Rezoning Application to February

Kara Banks City News

After closing the public hearing held on January 12th on applications to rezone seven parcels of land, the Edgerton Planning Commission continued the matters to their February meeting.  Commissioners requested more information from staff regarding the economic impact of such zoning on similar parcels and their neighboring properties after listening to testimony from nearby property owners and the developer.     The …

Snow Event Ends in Edgerton

Kara Banks City News

Saturday, January 2 at 8 a.m. UPDATE: The snow is over and crews are continuing to clean up our roads. The snow event declaration has ended. Thank you to everyone who helped our crews by moving your vehicles off the streets. As a reminder, sidewalks must be cleared within 48 hours of the snow event ending. ORIGINAL POST: On January …

Public Hearing Scheduled for Rezoning

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The owners of properties in the vicinity of Gardner Road, between 199th and 215th Street, in the City of Edgerton have petitioned to rezone the land from Johnson County RUR to Edgerton L-P Logistics Park for the purpose of constructing and operating a light manufacturing or distribution center. A public hearing will be held during the Planning Commission meeting on …

Holiday Schedule for City Offices

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Edgerton City Hall will be closed on Thursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25 for Christmas. We will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, December 28. City Hall will also be closed on Friday, January 1 for New Year’s Day. We will reopen on Monday, January 4 at 8 a.m. Happy Holidays from your City of Edgerton staff!

Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony To Be Held Virtually In 2020

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As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise across Johnson County, the City of Edgerton plans to transition the Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony to a virtual event. Please join us on Facebook on December 4th for a virtual tree lighting. The video will also be posted here on edgertonks.org/holidays. Families are invited to share a holiday greeting video …

Eviction Prevention Program Available Now

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The State of Kansas launched the Eviction Prevention Program to help renters who may have fallen behind on rent payments during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible tenants can apply for up to $5,000 in aid to help cover the cost of rent. Funds are limited. See this link for details and to apply.

Edgerton Names New City Clerk

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During the October 8 City Council meeting, Alexandria Clower was named the new City Clerk for Edgerton.  She replaces Chris Clinton, who had been serving as interim City Clerk since February.  Clower has served the City of Edgerton as the Customer Service Representative and Municipal Court Clerk for the last two years.  Prior to her work in local government, Clower …

New Parks and Recreation Survey Available for Residents

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COVID-19 has temporarily halted our Parks & Recreation programming, but the City of Edgerton wants to make sure that we can meet our residents needs for recreation into the future. A new survey is available for all residents. We want to hear from you. Tell us what kind of programming you and your family want. Art classes? Nutrition classes for …

Stormwater Master Planning Process Underway

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The City of Edgerton is in the midst of a new stormwater masterplan. This comprehensive plan will help the city not only identify and prioritize projects to reduce flooding and improve drainage systems, but will also help us plan for the future. The City has contracted with Olsson to put together the stormwater masterplan. Residents will receive a questionnaire in …

Budget Hearing, Vote Scheduled for August 13

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The Edgerton City Council is set to vote on the 2021 budget this month.  Council members have been working hard with staff to make fiscally responsible decisions for the coming year. “The City of Edgerton will continue to deliver high quality services to our taxpayers under this proposed budget,” says Mayor Donald Roberts.  “COVID-19 has not derailed the City’s finances, …