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Coronavirus Updates

Vaccine Clinics Available

COVID-19 vaccines are now widely available. To sign up for an appointment with the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment, click here.

For links to health systems and pharmacies offering vaccines, visit the County’s “How do I get a vaccine?” page.

Mask Mandate Ends in Johnson County

Beginning May 1, 2021, Johnson County will no longer require residents to wear a mask. County leaders are strongly recommending that everyone continue to wear masks indoors and in places where social distancing cannot be maintained. Read the full resolution here.

City Services

City Hall

City Hall is open to the public. Plexiglass was installed across the front customer service desk. Customers are asked to stay six feet apart while waiting in line. Staff is regularly sanitizing all public spaces.

Community Hall is available once again for rentals beginning May 1. Residents are also welcome to reserve outdoor shelter space at one of Edgerton’s parks.

Municipal Court

Edgerton Municipal Court is hearing cases in person. Limited seating is available, so anyone who needs to speak with the judge or prosecutor may be asked to wait in their vehicle. All defendants who need to pay court fees and fines using a credit card can continue to pay over the phone or drop off a check in the drop box outside City Hall. Court is held on the third Tuesday of every month.

Public Meetings

City Council and Planning Commission meetings continue as scheduled. If you would like to sign up to receive agendas and packets, click here.

Utilities

For unexpected financial hardships, the City offers payment plans to eligible residents. Contact City Hall during normal business hours to inquire.

Residents can pay utility bills online, over the phone by calling 1-877-885-7968, or by clicking on the Pay My Bill icon (the cursive “e” in the computer screen) on the far left hand side of this screen. We encourage customers to make their payments on time or to make payment arrangements if they are facing financial hardships by calling City Hall at 913.893.6231.

Parks and Recreation

City Playgrounds are open for play. The City encourages families to play safely and wash hands or use hand sanitizer after using any equipment. Use of the playgrounds is at your own risk.

Community Help

If you need help with paying bills, or with some basic items and meals, there are options available.

The Southwest Johnson County Multi-Service Center has programs available to assist individuals and families in need with their utility payments. They provide food, utility assistance, medical services/supplies (limited) and various other resources for low-income residents of Edgerton and other surrounding communities. To find out if you qualify, please call (913) 715-6653.

The Edgerton Community Food Pantry is open on the third Saturday of the month from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. The pantry is located across the street from the Edgerton United Methodist Church at 4th and Hulett. It is available to any resident in the USD 231 school district.

USD 231 Nutrition Services is offering free meals to any child up to age 18. See more details here.

Mental Health

More people are seeking mental health services during the pandemic. Johnson County Mental Health offers a 24/7 crisis line (913-268-0156), and is providing phone and curbside options for medication refills and providing psychosocial groups by Zoom.

Community members who are not in crisis, but still experiencing mental health concerns are invited to call 913-826-4200 to set up an initial conversation regarding needs and services. You should also check out these resources: